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AMAZING: Mountain Rabbit Surfs an Avalanche to Safety (Video)

Not our usual fare, but then our blog is about perseverance and survival. This mountain snow hare, also known as a rabbit, was startled by a skier who was being photographed as part of a promotion video being shot by Helipro, a New Zealand owned company specializing in helicopter transportation to exotic and remote locations […]

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Incumbent president Yahya Jammeh greets militants during his closing rally on November 22, 2011 in Gambia. Dressed in his typical garb of billowing white robes, clutching prayer beads and a sceptre, Jammeh greeted the crowd of orderly and adoring supporters, all perfectly decked out in party colours. AFP PHOTO/SEYLLOU

Top EU Diplomat Expelled on Orders from Gambia President Jammeh

Austin Bryan, Managing Editor Last Modified: 05:37 p.m. EDT, 9 June 2015 BANJUL, Gambia – After being expelled under orders that left Brussels “astonished,” the European Union (EU) representative to Gambia left the country within the 72-hour deadline by boarding a Brussels Airlines flight back to the EU headquarters. Agnès Guillaud, the European Union’s chargée […]

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Atheist Stamp, Photo by Mark Hassed

Chapel Hill Atheist, Craig Hicks, Executes Muslim Family Over Parking Spot

Ayanna Nahmias, Editor-in-Chief Last Modified: 20: 15 p.m. EDT, 14 February 2015 CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina – Three young people were murdered execution style on Wednesday, February 11th. The community and subsequently people from around the world were shocked by the news that these young Muslims had each been shot in the head. They were […]

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Miao Shaman, China, Photo by Ruro Photography

The Answer is Behind Every Door

Author Unknown Last Modified: 16:35 p.m. DST, 22 January 2015 There is an old Chinese tale about a woman whose only son died. In her grief, she went to the holy man and asked, “What prayers, what magical incantations do you have to bring my son back to life?” Instead of sending her away or […]

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Does Middle East Harbour Fears of Oil Drying Up?

Oil Capital, Photo by Wolfgang Schlegl

Vinita Tiwari, Middle East Correspondent Last Modified: 11:55 p.m. DST, 04 November 2014 MIDDLE EAST – Will the world soon experience a major oil and gas crunch? Many global countries are gradually becoming self-dependent and planning to adopt new drilling technologies in the hope of discovering their own oil reserves. The Middle East, which has […]

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