Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, the father of the nation, died on December 5 2013 at the age of 95.
World leaders are paying tribute to Nelson Mandela following his death. US President Barack Obama said the anti-apartheid leader "transformed South Africa" while the UN Secretary-General called him a "giant for justice."
Nelson Mandela's words on various issues, from education to US invasion of Iraq...
Lebanon’s Université Saint-Joseph (USJ), founded by Jesuits over a century ago, experienced a bout of sectarian tensions after student elections in November that threatened to rip the university apart.
Egyptian police used tear gas to end clashes in Cairo between supporters and opponents of ousted president Mohammed Mursi.
Several armored Israeli military jeeps invaded the northern West Bank city of Jenin and kidnapped two brothers, after violently breaking into their home and searching it.
Dozens of Palestinian worshipers from the Al-Aqsa Mosque, in occupied Jerusalem, have been treated for the effects of teargas inhalation after being attacked by Israeli soldiers.
Jaloud village, south of Nablus, reported that Israeli settlers threw rocks at a Palestinian car in the village, and wrote racist graffiti on a number of walls.
Non-violent protests were held in five West Bank villages, as well as in the city of Bethlehem, where Israeli troops attacked protesters and wounded one young man in the leg with a live bullet.
US drone strikes in Pakistan may amount to “extrajudicial executions or war crimes”, according to an October report by Amnesty International.
It seems that the British Government’s response to most terror related events is to blame the Muslim community and Islam.
Drones have assumed a growing role in warfare at a time when the original concept has become increasingly blurred and distorted over the past two decades.
Leading Conservative Kenneth Clarke has provoked controversy on many occasions during his more than 40+ years as an MP.
The issue of reasonable adjustments is one that employers often worry about; it must be borne in mind that whilst disabled employees are given these additional rights, there still needs to be a systematic approach when considering each request for reasonable adjustments to see if they actually assist in remedying disadvantages in the workplace,
I write this the day before Remembrance Sunday. The history and poetry of the World Wars was a huge part of both my primary and secondary education and I remember it vividly.
Europe’s relations with Israel has deteriorated to a new low over illegal Israeli settlements and the destruction of EU aid projects for Palestinians, according to EU diplomats.