From Prince Charles to Harrods, refugees target global markets with luxury crafts

Jul 16, 2019 Global
A refugee artisan hangs up hand dyed scarves for the MADE51 label
Launched by the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) in 2018, and named after the 1951 Refugee Convention, MADE51 links refugee artisans with social enterprises

Car bomb and all-night hotel siege kill 26 in Somalia's Kismayo

Jul 14, 2019 Global
Rubble and damaged interior of hotel where attack happened
A car bomb exploded at the hotel in the southern port city while local elders and lawmakers were meeting on Friday night

Trump pattern is create a crisis, retreat, move on

Jul 13, 2019 Global
President Donald Trump
It’s no surprise that Trump has difficulty conceding defeat, even when it’s plain as day

Take Five: G7 - deep in the Woods?

Jul 12, 2019 Global
Illustration picture showing U.S. dollar and China's yuan banknotes
The July 17-18 meeting of G7 finance ministers and central bankers in the French town of Chantilly could well be a fraught one

What is at stake with Turkey's Russian air defense deal?

Jul 12, 2019 Global
Donald Trump y Tayyip Erdogan se estrechan las manos
Turkey took its first deliveries of the Russian S-400 air defense system on Friday, a development likely to trigger U.S. sanctions on Ankara and escalate tensions in the NATO military…

Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot dies at 89

Jul 09, 2019 Global
Independent Presidential candidate Ross Perot at the California Convention of the Reform Party
The Texas billionaire who was born during the Depression in a poor family and was twice independent presidential candidate has died

Europe squeezed in Iran-US nuclear deal dispute

Jul 09, 2019 Global
Interior of the Arak heavy water production facility in Arak
Since President Donald Trump unilaterally withdrew America from the accord over a year ago, a slow fuse has burned through Iran

'Revenge porn' victims could win anonymity in UK courts

Jul 08, 2019 Global
Mujer usando un celular
People whose intimate images are shared online without their consent could win anonymity in British courts like other sexual abuse victims

A year after rescue, cave boys in Thailand live fame without abandoning humble origins

Jul 07, 2019 Global
Niños rescatados de una cuenva en Thailandia en firma del contrato con Netflix
They have contracted with Netflix for documentary production, but still live in a poor village and play football with their coach

How much do you know about global political history?

Jul 04, 2019 Global
National Guard of England
With this quiz you will test your knowledge about political history

5 key points of the historic agreement between Mercosur and the EU

Jul 02, 2019 Global
Flags of Mercosur and the European Union
The signing of the agreement between these two economic powers is the result of an arduous work of more than 20 years. How does it work?

The results of the G20 forum are positive, but limited

Jul 01, 2019 Global
G20 meeting in Osaka
The meeting of the 20 largest economies in the world in the city of Osaka ended with optimism, but with few tangible agreements between the parties

The American Medical Association finally takes a stance on Abortion

Jul 01, 2019 Global
Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA, psiquiatra de Atlanta, se convirtió en el 174º presidente de la American Medical Association en junio de 2019, y la primera mujer afroamericana de la organización en ocupar este cargo.
The American Medical Association last week filed a lawsuit to challenge the constitutionality of two North Dakota laws that compel physicians
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