'Dangerous yet beautiful': South Africa's fascination with the AK-47
For South African film director Ralph Ziman, growing up in Johannesburg meant guns were a fact of everyday life. “I remember going to parties as a teenager,” he said. “If you looked at someone the wrong way, they would pull out a gun. That was just the ...
US troops arrive in Poland for exercises across Eastern Europe amid Ukraine crisis
WASHINGTON – U.S. Army paratroopers are arriving in Poland to begin a series of military exercises in four countries across Eastern Europe to bolster allies in the wake of Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula last month. Pentagon press ...
US sending troops to Eastern Europe
US to send 600 troops to Eastern Europe to reassure allies
Ukraine acting president calls for relaunch of anti-terrorism operation after ...
Heidi Klum glams it up for America's Got Talent party while Mel B dresses down ...
THEY'RE usually both as glamorous as one another, but Heidi Klum was the clear winner last night as she and Mel B attended a red carpet event for America's Got Talent. By: Kirsty McCormack. Published: Wed, April 23, 2014. heidi klum, mel b, judges, ...
Heidi Klum wins the fashion wars against Mel B on the America's Got Talent red ...
Nick Cannon at 'America's Got Talent' Red Carpet
Heidi Klum: Sexy Siren at "America's Got Talent" Event
Quartz Daily Brief—Americas edition—Apple's earnings, China's slowdown, Big ...
Ukraine goes back on the offensive. The Easter truce is over and the government has resumed “anti-terrorist operations” in the east of the country. Russia faces further sanctions if it does not help de-escalate tensions in the region, American ...
Foreign banks can keep majority stakes, for now- Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe will let foreigners keep majority stakes in banks for now because locals have no money to buy shares, the finance minister said on Wednesday, signalling a pause in President Robert Mugabe's black economic empowerment drive. But Patrick ...
Zimbabwe Minister Signals Step Back Over Black Ownership Law
Zimbabwe Minister Signals Step Back Over Black Ownership Law (1)
Zim minister signals step back over black ownership law
Obama seeks to ease Japan and allies' China fears as Asia trip begins
The Globe and Mail
U.S. President Barack Obama has said Washington welcomes China's rise but that engagement with Beijing would not come at the expense of its Asian allies – as Chinese state media greeted his arrival in the region with a broadside accusing the United ...
Barack Obama set to back Japan in islands dispute as Asia tour begins
Obama opens 4-country, Asia-Pacific trip in Tokyo
Obama seeks to reassure partners on Asia trip
6 Ways to Save Money on Summer Flights to Europe
Ideally, you should book a flight to Europe 11 months before your trip to get the lowest fare, says Jeff Klee, CEO of CheapAir.com, which monitored fares for more than 4 million flights in 2013 to determine the best time to book flights. But that doesn ...
15 of nature's most spectacular shows
Travel to the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu for a peek at one of the world's most accessible (once you get there) and active volcanoes: Mount Yasur. Located on Tanna ... Located in Zambia and Zimbabwe, it is a breathtaking sight. Victoria ...
Nature's most spectacular shows
The Malay Mail Online
SE Asia Stocks-Most down; Singapore retreats from 11-mth high on profit taking
HANOI, April 23 (Reuters) - Most Southeast Asian stocks lost ground on Wednesday, led by Singapore with investors booking profits after recent gains; while shares in Thailand bucked the regional trend to close at a critical resistance level. The ...
SE Asia Stocks-Mixed; Singapore down on profit-taking; Thailand up on earnings
How's Southeast Asia performing in the internet speed race? (INFOGRAPHIC)
Singapore Stocks Fall, Thailand Gains in Southeast Asia
Ukraine orders military action in the east
Turchinov's comments came as the US deployed troops to Poland to begin a series of military exercises in four countries across eastern Europe. Rear Admiral John Kirby, a Pentagon spokesman, said the exercises would last about a month, and involve about ...
Kiev in talks with Europe on new Ukrainian gas consortium Economy April 23, 14 ...
US promises more aid for Ukraine, military exercises in Eastern Europe
Ukraine crisis: Putin should know we mess with Europe's borders at our peril