The search for Twyla Roscovich, a 38-year-old B.C. filmmaker, activist, and mother, has come to an end. Roscovich’s body was found earlier this week, according to posts by friends and family on her Facebook page. “We are deeply saddened to inform...
Education can promote ideals of non-violence, equality and mutual respect, United Nations officials said today at a high-level event on how to achieve a culture of peace amid current global challenges and threats to stability, prosperity and the planet. “We...
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The 25-year-old reporter, who was on holiday, had left his friends to use the toilet at Crocodile Rock, near Arugam Bay, in the east of the country at around 3 pm. Stunned friends said he was “waving his hands in...
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A Twitter user in Japan has been banned from using the social networking site for making a death threat against a mosquito. Tweeting abuse would sometimes get you banned from the platform but Twitter's decision to ban user @nemuismywife has...
TAKE one squid, cut off its head and watch the rest dance on a bed of rice and salmon roe. Eat. Or not. This Japanese delicacy known as Odori-don or “dancing squid rice bowl” is a variation on traditional squid...
A Philippine mayor, accused of having links to the illegal drugs trade, has become the latest official to be killed by police in the country's controversial war on drugs. Reynaldo Parojinog, mayor of the city of Ozamiz on Mindanao island,...
Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT begins to probe, home minister Reddy says govt hopeful of cracking the case Three days after the cold-blooded murder of senior journalist and activist Gauri Lankesh by unidentified bike-borne assailants in Bengaluru, the Special Investigating Team (SIT)...
In a scarily Orwellian revelation, Google is listening to everything you say. Tech giant and the font of all pub quiz knowledge, Google, can quietly record many of the conversations that people have in close proximity to its products. Your friendly...

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