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Spain

World Front Pages Show "Barcelona In Shock" After Terror Attack

A van rammed into pedestrians at Las Ramblas, a tourist hotspot in Barcelona, killing at least 13 and injuring scores of others on Thursday evening. The attack, which was claimed by terror ...

India

Postcard From The Ganges

Oh, to watch the sun setting over the Ganges and the ghats of Varanasi ...

India

Collection Of DNA Spells Doom In India

-Analysis- In 2007, the department of biotechnology in India began drafting a controversial legislative bill to collect and store the DNA information of Indian citizens in a national databank ...

Italy

Picture Please?

I don't often photograph people. I prefer to take pictures of places, mostly to remember where I went. But I did click photos of these two Catholic women on the Italian island of Sardinia. They ...

Netherlands

Europol Writes Postcards To "Most-Wanted" Fugitives

​Europol is adding a whiff of summer holiday fun to its hunt for hardened criminals. On its website, Europol (the Europe Union's police agency) has issued 21 original digital “postcards” addressed ...

Kenya

From Rwanda To Kenya, Beyond The Game Of Thrones In Africa

-Analysis- “[If] I have been unable to mentor a successor or successors that should be the reason I should not continue as president. It means that I have not created capacity for a post-me ...

Brazil

Hitchcock Do Brasil

At low tide, the port of Belem, in northern Brazil, looked like a scene from The Birds. Blame it on the nearby Ver-o-Peso market — and the rotting remnants of fish the birds were feasting on. ...

Germany

A German Butcher's Grosse Idea: Meat Smoothies

*Note: grosse (große) means great in German...