Category Archives: Entertainment

More Migrants From Far-Flung Lands Crossing US-Mexico Border

The young man traversed Andean mountains, plains and cities in buses, took a harrowing boat ride in which five fellow migrants drowned, walked through thick jungle for days, and finally reached the U.S.-Mexico border.

Then …

Zimbabwe’s Capital on Alert Over Cholera Outbreak

Lizzy Maupa uses a bucket to transfer water she used to bathe from her tub to her toilet.

She has a four-week-old baby and a three-year-old child, but the city water supply has not been …

Report: North Korea, Eritrea Have Highest Rates of Modern Slavery

North Korea and Eritrea have the highest rates of modern slavery, a global survey released Thursday found.

The Global Slavery Index estimates that 40.3 million people worldwide were subjected to modern-day slavery in 2016. The …

Speakers Make Human Rights Case for Adequate Housing, Greater Public Space in Urban Areas, as High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development Continues Session

The High level Political Forum on Sustainable Development turned its attention today to the world’s many fast growing cities, with speakers making the human rights case for housing and highlighting the urgent need to conserve …

Speakers Make Human Rights Case for Adequate Housing, Greater Public Space in Urban Areas, as High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development Continues Session

The High level Political Forum on Sustainable Development turned its attention today to the world’s many fast growing cities, with speakers making the human rights case for housing and highlighting the urgent need to conserve …