Beyond the shadow: 30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall

Beyond the shadow: 30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall

Saturday 9th November marks the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on 9th November 1989.  The German capital is hosting a weeklong arts and music festival to celebrate and commemorate the event that marked a pivotal moment in world history. Walking around Berlin today, you can still...

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Six Dead and Hundreds Injured in Iran Earthquake

Six Dead and Hundreds Injured in Iran Earthquake

Just after 2:00 on Friday morning, a massive earthquake struck near the town of Tark in Iran. Crowd stampedes were mostly to blame for the 300 people injured following the earthquake, according to local state-run media. Iran sits on the border of two convergent tectonic plates, which makes the country...

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