Category Archives: Science

Israel’s exploitation of Palestinian resources is human rights violation, says UN expert

GENEVA Israel's exploitation of natural resources in the Occupied Palestinian Territory for its own use is in direct violation of its legal responsibilities as an occupying power, says UN Special …

Should Media Avoid Naming the Gunmen in Mass Shootings?

A few months after teen shooters killed 12 classmates and her father at Columbine High School, Coni Sanders was standing in line at a grocery store with her young daughter …

South Africa: Labour court blocks mine union’s plan for industry-wide strike

RUSTENBURG (South Africa), South Africa's labour court has rejected a request by the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) to hold an industry-wide strike covering the platinum and gold …

Algerians Hold Biggest Anti-Bouteflika Protests

ALGIERS Hundreds of thousands of people crammed into central Algiers on Friday, Reuters witnesses said, in the biggest protests against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's 20-year rule since unrest began last month.…

Possible Power Outages In Days Warned In South Africa

CAPE TOWN, S. Africa, South Africa's state-owned electricity utility, Eskom, warned of possible power outages in the next few days, amid a worsening power crisis in the country, since Feb.…

Possible Power Outages In Days Warned In South Africa

CAPE TOWN, S. Africa, South Africa's state-owned electricity utility, Eskom, warned of possible power outages in the next few days, amid a worsening power crisis in the country, since Feb.…