Category Archives: NEWS

Thich Nhat Hanh: “Life is available only in the present moment”

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Whilst romantic couples exchange roses and gifts in the hub of Piccadilly Circus, another group of people celebrate Valentine’s Day with a different display of affection.

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Dear Mr Jeremy Clarkson…

Dearest Mr Clarkson,

So, the BBC has decided to dismiss the hundreds of complaints against Top Gear India and Downing Street refuses to put you or the BBC at fault. I bet you’re grinning from ear to ear and treating your companions to jokes that are drier than the Atacama Desert.

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Government faces court battle after backtracking on circus animals ban

The government were threatened last week with a High Court challenge after persistently refusing to implement a ban of wild animals in UK circuses.

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Getting off on the wrong foot: Can India qualify for the World Cup?

AS THE WARSAW EURO 2012 stadium opened over the weekend, patriots and football fans all over the world are eagerly awaiting the 14th European Championship, taking place between 8 June – 1 July. Continue reading

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Egypt protests: Defenceless animals caught in our crossfire

Photographed by Karim Molyneux-Berry

“WITH GAS MASKS ON and our determination, we went running in right away in order to break the lock,” says 22-year old Egyptian Hend Ghorab, a student in Cairo.

She wasn’t risking her life to save people. She was saving animals. Forgotten animals of war and conflict.

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English riots: Hundreds of rioters roaming free

Manchester riots © Richard Hopkins

PANORAMA’S INSIDE THE RIOTS reported that hundreds of culprits from August’s England riots are yet to be caught by police. Continue reading

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Breaking News: Africa’s western black rhino is extinct

THE INTERNATIONAL UNION for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has officially declared the wild black rhino as extinct.

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Breaking News: Free travel for poorer families

© Chris Downer

MPs ARE RECOMMENDING free or subsidised travel for poorer families funded by taxpayers to avoid social exclusion and boost the UK travel industry.

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Breaking News: Javan rhino is ‘extinct in Vietnam’

THERE IS ONE JAVAN RHINO left in the Vietnam wilderness deeming the species extinct in the country.

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Breaking News: New ‘Hotel Buckingham Palace’ once Prince Charles is king?

press image ©Clarence House, 2011

HISTORIAN AND PRESENTER Andrew Marr said Prince Charles is considering making Windsor Castle his home once he is king and turning Buckingham Palace into a ‘‘government hotel and centre for events”.

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