Except perhaps for the conscript press, which has its own permanent concerns, the world media seem focused on Ebola, which has stricken West Africa. In quick succession, the virus has drowned out stories about climate change, about the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant, about … [Read more...] about If Aquino can’t help the Ebola victims, can he at least help others help them?
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JERUSALEM — Israeli warplanes bombed a series of targets inside Syria early on yesterday, the Israeli military said, in response to a cross-border attack that killed an Israeli teenager the previous day. In all, Israel said it struck nine military targets inside Syria, and … [Read more...] about Israeli military carries out airstrikes in Syria
Trasncript of the SONA, as delivered at the Batasang Pambansa Complex, Quezon City on July 24, 2017. Kindly sit down. Thank you for your courtesy. When I was a member of Congress, I — my seat was over there. The seat... The lady with a violent — not violent but … [Read more...] about Full text of Duterte’s State of the Nation Address 2017
In May 2013, a car bomb detonated near the Somair uranium mine in Arlit, in northern Niger, killing one person. Moments earlier, in Agadez, some 150 miles south, Al Qaeda-affiliated militants waged an assault on Nigerien army positions that killed over 20 people. That … [Read more...] about ‘A CITY LOST IN THE DESERT’: A visit to the Sahara’s uranium capital
It’s not even August, and yet the NFL season is right around the corner. This week, teams across the league reported for training camp. You know what that means! Soon enough, we’ll learn about quarterback battles, impressive rookies, wonky drills, and players … [Read more...] about NFL POWER RANKINGS: Where all 32 teams stand going into training camp