Race relations in America — The struggle continues

January 20, 2015 in International

[caption id="attachment_3045" align="alignright" width="300"] Martin Luther King Jr[/caption] AMERICA'S reflection yesterday on the life and work of the Reverend Dr Martin Luther King Jr came at a most fortuitous and important time, given recent events in that country. Over the past few months, the United States --...

Selfie drama at Miss Universe pageant

January 20, 2015 in International

[caption id="attachment_3042" align="alignright" width="300"] The selfie posted on Miss Israel's (left) Instagram page. Also pictured are (from left) Miss Lebanon, Miss Slovenia and Miss Japan[/caption] JERUSALEM (AP) — Explosive confrontations are nothing new for Israel and Lebanon, but the latest spat between the long-time foes is...