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One family pays a heavy price for demanding democracy in Bahrain - The Washington Post

The al-Khawaja family bugs the Bahraini monarchy.<p>This week, a judge in Bahrain increased the prison sentence of Zainab al-Khawaja, 30, a human rights activist and mother of two, to more than five years, partly on a charge of ripping up a photo of Bahrain’s king.<p>Bahraini authorities have imprisoned …

Turtle species may go extinct if its aged last female can't breed

<b>(CNN) —</b> Breed now, or see your kind die out with you. With extinctions raging at a maddening clip, more and more species face this alternative.<p>The Yangtze giant softshell turtle is the one of the latest, and scientists are going to desperate measures to help it reproduce. There is only one known …

Tory minister reveals he is gay after secret 29-year relationship

Nick Gibb, the schools minister, announces thay he will marry his long-term partner in November<p>Nick Gibb, the schools minister, has announced that he is to marry his male partner after a secret 29-year relationship.<p>He revealed that he will marry Michael Simmonds, the chief executive of the Populus …

India Inc. fears that Modi’s marketing machine may be getting ahead of itself

“For the first time, the government is doing a fantastic marketing job,” says Rajeev Vasudeva. “Modi is connecting very well with the global community,” adds the New Delhi-based chief executive of Egon Zehnder, a recruitment group.<p>But the thing is, the hyperactive, jet-setting, pro-business prime …

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Inside the Shop of the Last Great American Watchmaker

The greatest timepieces in the world come from Switzerland. And Amish country.<p>On the corner of a nondescript block in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, is a bank, or what used to be a bank. Now it is the home of Roland G. Murphy Watch Company, the country's only truly independent elite watchmaker. …

Edward Snowden says these two things prove he's not a Russian spy

Snowden, who has been living in Moscow since 2013, categorically denied he cooperated with Russian state security.<p>"Good question, thanks for asking," Snowden wrote. "The answer is 'of course not.'"<p>The Redditor who asked Snowden about his relationship with Russian intelligence cited an article on …

UK voters: ‘Cameron running scared of TV debates’

General election 2015,Politics,Leaders' debates,Liberal-Conservative coalition,Conservatives,Liberal Democrats,Labour,Green party,UK Independence party (Ukip),Opinion polls,UK news<p>Public want leaders’ debates to go ahead, shows ICM poll for Guardian, which is bidding to host event with YouTube and …

Femen activist who grabbed Nativity Jesus at Vatican still jailed

The woman, Iana Aleksandrovna Azhdanova from Ukraine, remained under arrest in a Vatican cell awaiting possible trial for "disturbing the peace, obscene acts in a public place, and theft" for storming the Vatican Nativity scene Thursday.<p>Respecting Femen's provocative protest dress code, Azhdanova …