27/02/2014

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Bitcoin, Photo by William Decamp

Bitcoin’s Errors: Minor Setback or Final Demise?

Jessamy Nichols, Africa Correspondent Last Modified: 23:54 p.m. DST, 27 February 2014 In an effort to avoid government regulation and intervention, digital currencies have been created in the last few years and have seen some successes. The most popular one by far though, has been Bitcoin, which rose from a single coin being valued at […]

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25/02/2014

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Muammar Gaddafi, Photo Courtesy of Adam Bearne

Libya Declares Gaddafi Rapes as War Crimes, Paving Way for Victim Compensation

Jessamy Nichols, Africa Correspondent Last Modified: 00:02 a.m. DST, 25 February 2014 When discussing tools of warfare, one tends to think of guns, tanks, espionage and bombs. Unfortunately though, the damaging and lasting elements of war go far beyond this list and are seldom given the attention they deserve. For instance, rape has been utilized […]

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24/02/2014

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Fugitive Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, Photo by European Parliament

Portrait of a Fugitive. Deposed Ukranian President Viktor Yanukovych Flees

Ayanna Nahmias, Editor-in-Chief Last Modified: 21:19 p.m. EDT, 24 February 2014 KIEV, Ukraine – Days following a truce announcement which ended the bloody riots which rocked the Ukrainian capital, news outlets are reporting that the ousted leader is in fact now a fugitive. As the sign held by the protesters to the right depicts, deposed […]

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22/02/2014

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Liu Han, Chinese Billionaire Tycoon, Photo Courtesy of South China Morning Post

Liu Han, Forbes’ Listed Sichuan Billionaire Arrested as Triad Boss

Ayanna Nahmias, Editor-in-Chief Last Modified: 00:46 a.m. EDT, 22 February 2014 BEIJING, China – The average American is most familiar with China as a manufacturer of low costs products which make our lives easier and more affordable in these economically challenging times. From tooth paste, to pet food, from home furnishing, to kitchen appliances, the […]

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20/02/2014

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Deadly Ukrainian Riots Cease as President Yanukovych Declares Truce

Man Standing on Barricade, Regional State Administration Building, Kiev, Ukraine, Photo by Pavlo Kuzyk

Ayanna Nahmias, Editor-in-Chief Last Modified: 00:35 a.m. EDT, 20 February 2014 KIEV, Ukraine – Protesters who had been barricaded in the city’s trade union building which they were using as an operation base, remain steadfast in their cause, despite security forces deadly attack against them. Casualties have ensued on both sides as Tuesday at least […]

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