History

The dying art of decorated windows

(12 Aug 2017) LEADIN: 'Nalichniki' are traditional carved wooden window decorations which embellish older Russian houses. But they are falling...

Deposed Pakistan PM continues journey to Lahore

(12 Aug 2017) Pakistan's deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif held a rally in the city of Muridke on Saturday and addressed crowds of cheering...

Odinga's brother comments on post-election violence

(12 Aug 2017) The brother of a Kenyan opposition leader has questioned whether the Kenyan government is "intent on committing genocide". Oburu...

Violent clashes continue in Nairobi shantytown

(12 Aug 2017) Post-election violence continued across Nairobi on Saturday, with police firing on protesters and a number of people reported killed....

Peru expels Venezuela ambassador to protest assembly

(12 Aug 2017) Peru expelled Venezuela's ambassador on Friday as regional pressure built on President Nicolas Maduro's government for allegedly...

Aerials of Nairobi shantytown tense following vote

(12 Aug 2017) Nairobi's impoverished neighbourhood of Kibera remained tense on Saturday as post-election violence continued. An Associated Press...

Forces disperse opposition protesters in Kisumu

(12 Aug 2017) Kenyan police have shot and killed two people during riots by opposition supporters after President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared the...

Kenya minister denies peaceful protesters killed

(12 Aug 2017) Kenya's internal security minister Fred Matiang'i on Saturday denied police had shot at peaceful protesters in clashes following the...

Palestinians protest Abbas' media clampdown

(12 Aug 2017) Relatives of a number of arrested Palestinian journalists demonstrated in Ramallah on Saturday, calling for the release of their...

Sarajevo Film Festival opens; Oliver Stone and John Cleese to receive lifetime achievement awards

(12 Aug 2017) SARAJEVO FILM FESTIVAL OPENS; OLIVER STONE AND JOHN CLEESE TO RECEIVE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS The biggest film festival in the...

Kenya security minister on post-election tension

(12 Aug 2017) Kenyan security forces have restored normalcy in most of parts of the country where opposition supporters protested against the...

Security forces on streets of Nairobi shantytown

(12 Aug 2017) Kenyan military forces on Saturday opened fire to disperse opposition protesters in the Mathare shantytown in the capital, Nairobi....

History: The Pilgrims Journey Documentary

Impacts of the English in the New World ( Pilgrims ) Some 100 people, many of them seeking religious freedom in the New World, set sail from...

History: The War of 1812 Documentary

The War of 1812 was a military conflict, lasting for two and a half years, fought by the United States of America against the United Kingdom of...