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Woman in wedding dress.

Sex trafficking from Pakistan to China

The Associated Press, in company with Pakistani investigator, found out that during the last two years, more than 600 girls and women were sold as brides.

Woman with the city in the background.

Where is it safe to be a woman in the world?

The global Women, Peace and Security Index (WPS Index) gives us a view of women's conditions all over the world. 

Michael R. Bloomberg

Again, an entrepreneur goes for the presidency in the US

Michael Bloomberg, media mogul, has announced that he will launch as a Democratic candidate for the 2020 presidential election.

Spanish flag.

How to understand the independence crisis in Spain?

Catalonia has been pursuing its independence from Spain for years and presents the main challenge of the Spanish government.

Woman looking out the window of a bus.

We are no longer afraid: International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Today, November 25th, marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Julian Assange

Julian Assange rape case is dropped

The Swedish justice filed one of the investigations against Assange, creator of Wikileaks.

 

Aftermath of Hurricane Michael Making Landfall

Hurricanes have become bigger and more destructive for USA

According to a study, hurricanes have become more destructive since 1900, and the worst of them are more than 3 times as frequent now than 100 years ago

Tourists visiting the Berlin wall.

We continue building walls

The world seems not to have understood the purpose and since then more walls have continued to be built.

Woman covering her face with her hand.

New Global Fund for Survivors of sexual violence was launched

The fund aims to provide support to the victims to help them recover from the physical and emotional trauma and the fundraising goal is of US 100million by 2022.

London protest for the pro-EU Brexit

Once again there is no Brexit

Boris Johnson was blunt with his allegations, stating that October 31 was going to be the maximum date on which Brexit would occur. However, the United Kingdom did not leave the EU

President of the United States, Donald Trump.

Donald Trump, one step away from being dismissed?

Last week, the Democrats took an important step towards the political trial against Trump, in a process that would allow the president's dismissal

Man smoking a pot of marijuana.

Cannabis use disorder is declining among young people

Changes in social attitudes and the traits of frequent users may explain the decline.

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, aka Caliph Ibrahim, adressing Muslim worshippers at a mosque in Mosul.

ISIS: much more than a military target

Donald Trump announced on Sunday morning that the leader of the Islamic State had taken his own life in the middle of a US military operation in Syria

Bag of cocaine and a syringe.

Illicit drug use is monitored via wastewater samples

The seven-year project shows problems with cocaine use in Europe and methamphetamine use in Australia

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