Ramy Hammoud

7 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Like | 2 Following | 1 Follower | @RamyHammoud2015 | Keep up with Ramy Hammoud on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Ramy Hammoud”

Vatican under fire from Israel over deal with Palestine

The Vatican has come under fire from Israel after signing a historic first accord with Palestine that called for "courageous decisions" to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.<p>The historic accord signed on Friday covers the activities of the Church in the parts of the Holy Land under Palestinian …


Karabash: The Russian Ghost Town - Photographs and text by Pierpaolo Mittica | LensCulture

Karabash, in Russia’s Chelyabinsk region, is one of the most polluted cities on Earth. The site of a copper-smelting plant built more than a 100 years ago, extreme levels of toxic waste have caused enormous pollution and dire health problems for the region.<p>Since 1910, when the plant first opened, …

Ghost Towns

Beheading, attack at US factory in France; suspect detained

SAINT-QUENTIN-FALLAVIER, France (AP) — A truck driver once under surveillance for radical Islamic ties crashed into an American-owned chemical …


Business Apps | The Next Web


Satnam Singh becomes 1st Indian-born basketball player picked in NBA draft

<b>(CNN) —</b> Making it big in basketball had long been a dearly held dream for Satnam Singh.<p>Making it happen was another matter.<p>Growing up in a remote village in India's Punjab province, he was destined to become a farmer -- like his father and his father's father.<p>But that's the thing about dreams. With …

NBA Draft

1 escaped murderer fatally shot in NY woods, other is on run

MALONE, N.Y. (AP) — One of two convicted murderers who staged a brazen escape from an upstate maximum-security prison three weeks ago was shot and …


Boy, 12, stabbed eight times in London was 'in wrong place, at wrong time'

Unnamed boy in serious but stable condition in hospital after being attacked by gang at fried chicken shop in Hoxton, east London<p>A 12-year-old boy is recovering in hospital after being stabbed eight times in east London. The boy, who has not been named, was buying food from a takeaway chicken shop …