Matayo Mbasu

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UN urges end of US embargo on Cuba

The UN General Assembly has urged the US to end more than 5-decade-old economic embargo against Cuba, which Havana describes as barbaric and amounted to genocide.<p>This came in a symbolic vote of the 193-nation General Assembly on Tuesday. The unenforceable resolution was 188-2. The United States and …

Pakistan drone victims give evidence in US

Two young Pakistani victims of a US drone attack and their father have appeared in Washington to give evidence about their experiences - with only five members of Congress present to hear them.<p>Nabila Rehman, nine, and her 13-year-old brother Zubair travelled with their father Rafiq from their North …

Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 - Rise (Official Video)

Anoushka Shankar plays 'Pancham Se Gara'

#vanity fair #enzi

"It’s important that we all realize we are beautiful and wonderful just as we are —light and dark, in our complete authentic selves... Our past actions shaped today. But we are not what we’ve been. We don’t need to carry around labels or mistakes from yesterday as if they define us. Whatever you’ve done, it’s over." — Lori Deschene #grace #growth

Many lasting impressions of New York City, including cabs every direction you look... #NYC

Kenyan forces scour mall for siege survivors

Kenyan security forces are continuing to go from room to room inside the upscale Nairobi mall, firing protectively before entering unknown territory, in a bid to secure the complex a day after a siege that killed scores ended.<p>The process of retrieving bodies from inside the mall still had not begun …