Allan Munyao

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EU must open doors to avoid Syrian refugee catastrophe, says UN

The crisis posed by millions of refugees from Syria's civil war flooding into neighbouring countries is becoming a humanitarian and political catastrophe that can only be eased if Europe opens its doors, the UN and European commission have warned.<p>More than 2.1 million refugees have been registered …

Christians killed for faith nearly doubled in 2013, group finds

Rev. Faye Pama Musa knew immediately why suspected Boko Haram militants burst into his home last year as his wife prepared dinner in the family’s northeastern Nigeria home. His stance against Christian persecution in the divided African nation had long made him a target.<p>Musa, who served as the …

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

Teenager Gets New iPhone For Christmas… Along With 18-Point Contract From Mom

Imagine your delight as a teenage boy who’s just unwrapped a shiny new iPhone for Christmas. It’s probably your first smartphone — maybe even your first cellphone period — and you can’t wait to turn it on and start playing with it. But before you can do that, you must sign an 18-point contract, …

Colin Suttles's answer to What are the most surreal places to visit?

I'd break this question into two parts, (1) naturally surreal places, and (2) man made surreal places.<p><b>(1) NATURALLY SURREAL PLACES</b><br>On the natural …

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Photographer's Pictures Of His Girlfriend Leading Him Around The World Go Viral

Murad Osmann and his girlfriend Natalia Zakharova have traveled to destinations most people only dream about: They've seen the rice fields in Bali, swam in the Singapore infinity pool, walked the streets of Barcelona, and even toured Disneyland in Hong Kong.<p><b>Jump right to the photos >></b><p>But instead of …

20 Movies We Want to See in 2014

Considering the crush of must-see movies that fill theaters every December, it can be hard to think past the awards season to the movies Hollywood …

The Best of the Best Places to Visit in 2014 (Photos)

Great Getaways<p>To help with 2014 vacation planning, the Andrew Harper team has rounded up the best of the best bars, restaurants, spas, adventures, …

The most anticipated video games of 2014

If the video game medium were to be judged solely by 2013, it'd be easy to come to the conclusion that the industry has run out of ideas. With reboots, prequels and sequels ruling the console market, it became patently clear over the past 12 months that publishers were relying on safe, established …

Space Missions and Events We’re Looking Forward to in 2014 | WIRED

While our spaceflight missions come to fruition in the heavens, they all have to start here on Earth. The next year in space will see a lot of …

S Sudan conflict: UN calls on government to free prisoners

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1043000/1043010_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524702097_43ab2907bd7e756e6a919e59551f0ff2<p><b>The UN Security Council has urged South Sudan President Salva Kiir to release political prisoners to help bring an end to the bitter conflict …

Syrian government: Chemical weapons sites 'under attack'

The Syrian government says a number of its chemical weapons sites have come under attack.<p>It comes as the head of the UN mission to destroy the country's toxic stockpile tells the BBC she has concerns about the chemical agents falling into the hands of jihadi groups.<p>Anna Holligan reports from the …

Leaked! Audi Allroad Shooting Brake Concept Prematurely Hits the Web

Automakers just can’t seem to keep a lid on anything these days, and Audi is the latest brand to have one of its upcoming Detroit auto show debuts leak out ahead of schedule. Called the Audi Allroad Shooting Brake concept, the vehicle rendered in these images is a small, crossover-like vehicle that …

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Behind the Wheel: 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51

Original photography shot with the Canon EOS 5D Mark III digital SLR. The filmmaker's camera.<p>Named after a nimble class of warship and first …

How to Jumpstart Your Journaling | A 31-Day Journaling Prompt Calendar | The Art of Manliness

There’s been plenty of talk on AoM recently about journaling with our articles on The Diary Habit as well as 9 habits young men should adopt. Seeing …

Time Management Tips | How to Live on 24 Hours Per Day | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: As you look back on the year that has just past, do you feel as though you spent another 12 months merely existing instead of truly</i> …

20 Manly Aphorisms | The Art of Manliness

When I was a young man, I would scoff at well-intentioned adults who would sometimes offer up little aphorisms when I got in trouble or had a …

8 Strategies for Meeting and Connecting with VIPs | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from</i> <i>John Corcoran</i><i>.</i><p><b>Imagine for a second that you’re in an elevator.</b> The doors have just opened and the CEO of your …

Simon Baker on Longines and Elegance

Skeletal beauty from Panerai, tonight in NYC. @iwmagazine

Crisis in South Sudan: The World's Youngest Nation Struggles to Survive

People arrive to Minkammen, South Sudan having crossed over the Nile River by night, Jan. 9, 2014. Thousands of exhaust<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Nichole …

This Is Pretty Clever, Lenovo

I’m not going to do a big post on Lenovo’s ThinkPad 8. It’s a nice-looking little Windows 8.1 tablet, a bit on the chunky side, but with an …

No Wonder Your Boss Is Smiling

A new Pew study confirms what you already knew; bosses are way more satisfied with their lives than the people who work for them.<p>69% of people who …

Pakistani Boy Dies While Saving School From Suicide Bomber

Pakistan is paying tribute to a 14-year-old hero who died while preventing a suicide bomber from entering his school.<p>Aitazaz Hassan Bangash and his …