Anand Mathew

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Fighting stigma with positivity, a school that teaches to dream

A sad similarity connects the 51 inmates of this shelter-cum-special school — they are all orphans, all HIV-positive.<p>Written by | Bhugaon |<p>COTS are …

ISIS Forums Have Gone Dark After Rumors Of Leader's Death

On Saturday, a sortie of fighter jets carried out the strikes on Al-Qaim, an Iraqi town near Mosul, reportedly killing more than 50 people.<p>At least one strike targeted a group of ten vehicles carrying ISIS fighters, while another targeted a house where the group's senior leaders had gathered for a …

Social Media

An enormous bitcoin mine went up in flames, affecting the entire network

A large bitcoin mining facility in Thailand went up in flames this week, destroying the five-megawatt operation and disrupting the crypto-currency’s entire network.<p>Bitcoin is a digital currency that has no central bank or government backing it. Without any authority to print money, bitcoins are …

Cryptocurrency

Remembering the Fall of the Berlin Wall: A Firsthand Account From a Flipboard Curator

<i>Flipboard’s curator for Germany, Stefanie Bastian, remembers the night the Berlin Wall fell in 1989 and suggests magazines to flip through in honor</i> …

Iraq investigating whether Islamic State leader al-Baghdadi killed in US air strikes

Reports that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in US air strike on Islamic State convoy near Mosul investigated<p>Iraq was on Sunday investigating whether Islamic State (Isil) chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in air strikes by US-led coalition warplanes targeting the group's leaders.<p>The death of the …

EU auditors refuse to sign off more than £100billion of its own spending

Critics attack the EU for demanding that David Cameron pays a £1.7 billion bill despite an official audit failing to give a clean bill of health to more than £100 billion of Brussels spending<p>The European Union is accused of “breathtaking hypocrisy” for continuing to demand that David Cameron pays a …