Oil Tanker ‘Imminent Threat’ to Pakistan’s Drinking Water

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Oil Tanker ‘Imminent Threat’ to Pakistan’s Drinking Water

More than 9 million people in four Pakistani cities face an “imminent threat” to their drinking water from ailing fuel tankers, according to an official report. Briefly undamaged in last week’s maritime collision, the…

Russia gunpowder blast kills 17 - local TV

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Russia gunpowder blast kills 17 – local TV

Image copyright AFP A powerful explosion at a gunpowder workshop in Russia’s far east has killed 17 people, reports say. Police believe someone set off the blast in the town of Novosibirsk, which is…

Mondo Guerra on the Banksy Effect

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Mondo Guerra on the Banksy Effect

Written by Written by A generous amount of time has gone by since Mondo Guerra’s photo collage “The Banksy Effect” set the Instagram landscape on fire in 2013, which led to the creation of…

Lebanon's presidential election: a guide to the key players

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Lebanon’s presidential election: a guide to the key players

Lebanon’s first presidential elections since 2012 are due to take place next month Who’s running? 10 candidates remain, but only six are expected to be standing, all of them Christian figures. President Michel Aoun…

Explosion At Uganda Market Kills One And Injures Five

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Explosion At Uganda Market Kills One And Injures Five

An explosion tore through a market in the Ugandan capital, killing one person and injuring five, police and witnesses said Friday. Police spokesman Emilian Kayima said the blast was caused by a homemade bomb….