January 31, 2020

Abduction of Ethiopian Students Fuels Anger at the Government

The failure of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s government to rescue a group of students who were believed to have been kidnapped last month and forced into […]
January 31, 2020

Shetland's Up Helly Aa festival challenged over exclusion of women

Campaigners put up banner of female Viking warrior warning organisers: ‘Act lest the gods should intervene!’ As the men of Shetland gathered in Lerwick early on […]
January 31, 2020

Johnson & Johnson Is Told to Pay $344 Million in Pelvic Mesh Suit

The settlement centers on marketing practices for a kind of medical device that has prompted years of personal injury litigation and billions in payouts. Source
January 30, 2020

'Wild swimming'? We used to just call it swimming | Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett

Don’t get me wrong, I love outdoor bathing – but I object to its appropriation by a privileged urban elite The romantic poets – Coleridge, Byron, […]