The United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is an agency within the United Nations responsible for promoting peace, social justice, human rights and international security through International Cooperation on Educational, Science and Cultural Programs. UNESCO through the Dominic... The post ANNOUNCEMENT: UNESCO Participation […]
Commonwealth Secretary-General, Patricia Scotland, will reassure Caribbean leaders that the Commonwealth will keep fighting for bold climate action on the global stage when she attends the inter-sessional conference of heads of government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) in Barbados this... The post Commonwealth Secretary-General to attend CARICOM summit […]
(SNO) – A 16-year-old is among victims of a plane that crashed off the coast of Dominica on Sunday evening, according to French media reports. He was the son of a 55-year-old couple who also went down in the plane. In total four people, all French citizens, are reported missing after the incident. Search and ... The post 16-year-old among victims of Dominica […]
(PRESS RELEASE) – On Tuesday February 18, Teddyson John (TJ) and his band ‘ The TJ Project’ will bring the Saint Lucian rhythm to one of the most highly anticipated concerts on the Trinidad Carnival calendar, ‘Kes Tuesday on the Rocks.’ From 8:00 p.m., the Queens Park Savannah will come alive with the crème de ... The post Teddyson John and the TJ Project st […]
For decades, the Uighur imam was a bedrock of his farming community in China’s far west. On Fridays, he preached Islam as a religion of peace. On Sundays, he treated the sick with free herbal medicine. In the winter, he bought coal for the poor.
In China’s northwestern Xinjiang region, more than one million ethnic Uighurs are believed to be held in internment camps. The authorities call them "re-education through labour camps", but victims say the reality is forced indoctrination for Uighurs held in alarming conditions. From China to Canada, via Turkey and France, our reporters Angélique F […]
Russian political performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky finds himself at the centre of a French scandal after publishing a sex tape of a leading Paris mayoral candidate online. But it is just the latest in a long line of provocative stunts from the artist, which have included nailing his scrotum to the ground outside Moscow’s Red Square and setting fire to the […]