The Rohingya Crisis. Source: CNN

The Muslim Rohingya have been indigenous people of Myanmar for centuries, however, they are not recognized as one of the country’s 135 ethnic groups. The Myanmar government denies them citizenship, claiming they’re illegal immigrants fr...

March 30, 2020

Antarctica is one of the places most strongly impacted by Climate Change at the moment. Here's a quick look at the causes and devastating effects of recent events on the continent.

March 15, 2020

The Coronavirus has officially been declared as a pandemic by the WHO. 

In 61 countries around the world, schools have begun to close. A record number of nearly 421 million students are missing class globally (UNESCO). 

France has officially commenced stage 3. In Switzer...

March 13, 2020

Vladimir Putin has been in power since 1999. Serving as Prime Minister on two separate occasions, he is currently serving his fourth presidential term. Having held power for 20 years and with the Russian constitution preventing him from running again in 2024, people al...

March 11, 2020

Venus as depicted by Diego Velasquez (painted between 1647 and 1651, on view in Room 30 of the National Gallery in London). 

On this day in 1914, a, “deranged suffragette,” attacked Diego Velasquez’ Rokeby Venus, seen above, in the Tate art gallery in London. She sliced...

January 9, 2020

Puerto Rico has declared a state of emergency as a deadly earthquake terrified the islanders on the 7th of January 2020. The 6.4 magnitude quake has reported one death amid sweeping power shortages and demolished buildings. Although this quake in particular comes as a...

December 3, 2019

Is it healthy for teens to wake up early for school?

We all know that teenagers are known for staying up late at night. We also know that most schools start at 8AM, and as a result, children and teenagers have to wake up at around 7AM, if not earlier. This often leads t...

October 27, 2019

Viorica Dancila moments after losing a no confidence vote

Romania’s centre-left government has been toppled after losing a no confidence vote, raising fears of an extended period of political uncertainty weeks before the presidential elections. 

The removal of Prime Mini...

September 2, 2019

Earlier this summer, the neurological team at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London were able to perform an unprecedented operation - the separation of two craniopagus (meaning joined at the skull)  twins, Safa and Marwa. The head surgeons behind the operation, Mr Noo...

June 23, 2019

Protests in Romania

No one wants a corrupt ruling party and luckily, Romania has managed to avoid this. Due to a larger turnout of Romanian people at the European Parliament Elections, the ruling party of the Romanian parliament, the SPD, suffered a major setback. Havin...

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