Monthly Archives: June 2016

Pakistan: The free women of Kalash – BBC News

Nosheen Abbas finds out about the liberated life that Kalash women are able to lead in the mountains of north-western Pakistan. Source: Pakistan: The free women of Kalash – BBC News

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Senate filibuster ends as Democrat claims gun control victory | US news | The Guardian

I guess this is a move in the right direction. Chris Murphy, who led Democrats in holding floor for more than 14 hours, says deal struck with Republicans for vote on background checks and terror watchlist Source: Senate filibuster ends … Continue reading

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More gravitational waves detected – BBC News

Scientists announce the detection at Earth of another burst of gravitational waves coming from a black hole merger. Source: More gravitational waves detected – BBC News

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Viewpoint: How British let one million Indians die in famine

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-36339524

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Google made an iPhone app that turns Live Photos into amazing GIFs | The Verge

Source: Google made an iPhone app that turns Live Photos into amazing GIFs | The Verge

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R.I.P. OPEC: 1960-2016 — The Motley Fool

Author writes about the increasing irrelevance of OPEC.. After another failure to agree on a coordinated oil policy, it’s clear that the OPEC we once knew has ceased to exist. Source: R.I.P. OPEC: 1960-2016 — The Motley Fool

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(PARIS) — Garbine Muguruza won her first Grand Slam title by beating defending champion Serena Williams 7-5, 6-4 at the French Open on Saturday, denying the American her record-equaling 22nd major trophy. The fourth-seeded Muguruza, a 22-year-old from Spain, used … Continue reading

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