Drugs and gangs have always been associated with Marseille but now, France’s second city is battling a new wave of organized crime. The new generation of criminals are not afraid of anything and are far more ready to (...) +
Did Charles Manson and his infamous ‘family’ kill more people than was previously thought?
At the end of last year, the LA Police decided to reopen the investigation into the notorious Manson killings after new (...) +
The ‘beautiful game’ has turned ugly. Scandal after scandal has rocked the multi-billion euro football industry. FIFA’s awarding of the 2018 and 2022 world cups to Russia and Qatar remains mired in controversy. In this (...) +
A global revolution is underway to obtain what UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon and Barack Obama call ‘the final frontier in human rights’: the universal decriminalization of homosexuality.
Homosexuality is forbidden (...) +
More than any other event, the liberation of Paris has come to symbolise the defeat of Nazism in Europe and the end of the nightmare of occupation. Without waiting for the allies to arrive, Parisians rose up to take (...) +
Unscrupulous investors, speculating on the disappearance of rare animals, and increased demand for animal products from Asia is pushing endangered animals into extinction.
Worldwide, the illegal trade in endangered (...) +
Almost 20 years ago, Soeur Emmanuelle, the Belgian born sister who had devoted her life to slum dwellers, left Cairo’s rag-pickers.
Since her death, the number of rag-pickers is ever growing, going from 30,000 in (...) +