Africa:How Bloodless Test Will Reduce Time in Diagnosis of Malaria

Africa:How Bloodless Test Will Reduce Time in Diagnosis of Malaria

By Evelyn Lirri As undergraduate students at Makerere University, Brian Gitta and his classmates regularly missed classes because of malaria. Even when they went to a health facility, the diagnosis wasn’t always as fast as they had expected because malaria...
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Africa:Three Predictions About Mali’s 2018 Presidential Election

Africa:Three Predictions About Mali’s 2018 Presidential Election

opinionBy Bruce Whitehouse It is hard to see how anything good, or different, will come from Mali’s election on 29 July. News from Mali just keeps getting worse. More than five years after French soldiers ousted jihadi fighters from northern...
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A Besieged Trump Says He Misspoke on Russian Election Meddling

A Besieged Trump Says He Misspoke on Russian Election Meddling

As he flew home on Air Force One, however, Mr. Trump’s mood darkened, according to aides. He watched coverage of himself on a flat-screen television hung above the leather sofas in his office. He read briefing papers, then looked back...
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Read the Transcript of Obama’s Speech Defending Democracy

Read the Transcript of Obama’s Speech Defending Democracy

Which, I’m sure you are thankful for, leads to my final point: We have to follow Madiba’s example of persistence and of hope.It is tempting to give in to cynicism: to believe that recent shifts in global politics are too...
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BBL to compete with Sri Lanka Test match

BBL to compete with Sri Lanka Test match

Jul 17, 2018 A vastly expanded Big Bash League will be in direct competition with a Test for the first time in a sign of how tightly Cricket Australia has been forced to squeeze in the season in order to...
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ICC marks 20th anniversary with plea for help fighting war crimes

ICC marks 20th anniversary with plea for help fighting war crimes

My lunch with alleged Russian spy Maria Butina Read more Nicaragua police seize control of anti-govt stronghold Read more Trump says misspoke on Russia meddling at Putin summit Read more Obama cites French World Cup champs as model of diversity...
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Tesla shares fall after Elon Musk calls Thai cave rescuer ‘pedo guy’

Tesla shares fall after Elon Musk calls Thai cave rescuer ‘pedo guy’

Shares of Tesla fell over 3.5 per cent on Monday after Chief Executive Elon Musk directed abuse on Twitter at one of the British cavers involved in the rescue of 12 Thai children last week. Story continues below A number...
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ECHR condemns Pussy Riot and Anna Politkovskaya cases

ECHR condemns Pussy Riot and Anna Politkovskaya cases

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Three of the band members were arrested and convicted for the cathedral performance in 2012 The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has condemned Russia for its handling of two high-profile cases. In a...
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‘The most serious mistake of his presidency’: Top Republicans blast Trump over Putin summit

‘The most serious mistake of his presidency’: Top Republicans blast Trump over Putin summit

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European rights court condemns Russia over Pussy Riot

European rights court condemns Russia over Pussy Riot

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) on Tuesday condemned Russia over its treatment of Pussy Riot activists as well as the investigation into murdered journalist Anna Politkovskaya in separate judgements. The court found that three Pussy Riot members &...
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