Thousands of Burmese to greet Suu Kyi in Ind. city Those attending Tuesday’s speech will be eager to hear Suu Kyi’s views on sanctions toward Myanmar. Since her release in 2010, she has joined hands with members of the former ruling junta that detained her to push ahead with political reform. 09/24/2012 - 8:50 pm | View Link
Suu Kyi celebrity status hits reform efforts The strange dynamics of Myanmar’s rapid process of democratisation enter a new phase this week, when opposition leader and democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi visits Europe in a five-country tour. As demonstrated by her hero’s reception from a normally ... 06/10/2012 - 5:15 am | View Link
Aung San Suu Kyi tells of Burma's struggle for freedom and its cost Aung San Suu Kyi, the Burmese democracy leader and Nobel ... to critics who claim her personal story and international celebrity status have got in the way of Burma's quest for democratic reform, she goes on: "There is certainly a danger that the ... 06/20/2011 - 9:58 pm | View Link
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Istanbul (AFP) - Dozens of Turkish nationals held hostage by Islamic State jihadists in northern Iraq for more than three months have been released, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Saturday."We brought our citizens to our country this morning," Davutoglu said in televised remarks, adding that all 49 were in good health. IS jihadists kidnapped 49 Turks including diplomats, children and special forces from the Turkish consulate in Mosul on June 11 as they captured swathes of northern Iraq. Join the conversation about this story »
Food safety advocates say a guilty verdict in a rare federal food-poisoning trial should send a stern warning to others who may be tempted to place profits over people's welfare.
Five years ago, hundreds of Americans got sick from eating salmonella-tainted peanut butter.
Banda Aceh (Indonesia) (AFP) - Gay sex could be punishable by 100 lashes of the cane in Indonesia's staunchly conservative Aceh province if parliament passes a draft law that critics say violates basic human rights. Aceh is the only part of the world's biggest Muslim-majority nation to enforce Islamic sharia law and has been slowly implementing it since 2001, when it gained some powers of autonomy.
I hate driving, I really do. I especially hate driving in Los Angeles. And even though I know it's impossible and unreal for me to ever feel this cool driving (unless I turn into Ryan Gosling), this time lapse by Gavin Heffernan makes me want to get in my car and drive through Los Angeles forever.