Keegy United States

Choose your region and city

* Weather information available.

19 Dec

Taliban 'failed,' Malala tells U.N.

Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot by the Taliban last year for her efforts to promote girls education, spoke at the United Nations on Friday, her 16th birthday. ...

The Lede: Video of Malala Yousafzai at U.N. Calling on World Leaders to Provide Education to Every Child

On her 16th birthday, Malala Yousafzai called on world leaders to make education available and compulsory for every child. ...

NYT >...national July 13 13

Israel starts celebrating Peres 90th

Celebrations begin for the 90th birthday of Israel's President Shimon Peres, in the presence of celebrities and world leaders. ...

BBC News... Edition June 19 13

G8 leaders tackle inequities of global oil, coal extraction

G8 leaders aim to level the global resource playing field this week, discussing a consequential, if obscure, energy issue at the G8 summit. Are developing nations getting a fair share of their oil, coal, and mineral wealth? ...

VIDEO: Inside half-empty G8 protest camp

World leaders are gathering in Northern Ireland for a G8 summit and a very small 'tented village' of protesters has been set up. ...

BBC News... Edition June 17 13

G8 leaders must convert words to action against sexual violence in war zones

Syria isn't the only important item on the agenda for the G8 summit in Northern Ireland this week. G8 countries are to be praised for addressing the sexual violence against women in conflict zones, but they must back up their words with funding and specific actions. ...

Receive news about world-leaders