Ana Predoi

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Malala Visits Nigeria on Birthday to Help Free Abducted Girls

Pakistani rights activist Malala Yousafzai, who survived being shot in the head by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education, pledged Sunday while on a trip to Nigeria to help free a group of school girls abducted by Islamist militants. Earlier in the day Malala met with some parents of the …

Militants Recruit 15-Year-Olds in Syria, Human Rights Watch Says

BEIRUT - Militant Islamist groups in Syria are recruiting children as young as 15 and sending them into battle after promising them a free education, according to a Human Rights Watch report released Monday. The report said the Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), which has made rapid …

Meriam Ibrahim, Sudanese woman sentenced to death for apostasy, 'to be freed'

Sudanese state media has said that Meriam Ibrahim, the woman sentenced to death for refusing to abandon her Christian faith, is to be released<p>Meriam Ibrahim, the <b>Sudanese</b> woman sentenced to death for apostasy, is to be released, state media said.<p>"The appeal court ordered the release of Meriam Yahya …

The inventor of everything

It’s a sunny morning in Camarillo, California, and the fields along Pleasant Valley road are full of berry pickers in colored sweatshirts moving swiftly to gather ripe fruit. I take a left turn down Calle San Pablo into an unassuming industrial park, the research and development center for Cool …

Google Glass targeted as symbol by anti-tech crowd

Glass, Google's high-profile entry into the world of wearable tech, may help launch a revolution if it's released later this year as expected. But test models already on the street have begun playing a more unlikely role -- as symbols in a simmering fight over Silicon Valley's impact on the city of …

Chrome OS now lets you dock small apps on the side

Chrome OS just became much more useful for multitaskers. Google has updated the web-centric platform with support for docking smaller apps along the screen edge, <i>à la</i> Windows 8; you can now keep a Hangouts chat or shopping list in view without having to carefully resize windows or switch tabs. If …

7 Million Afghans Just Dealt a Blow to the Taliban

The country's election was full of surprises. Will the euphoria last?<p>In a nation more associated with calamity than consensus, the initial results of Saturday's Afghan presidential election are startling.<p>Despite Taliban threats to attack polling stations nationwide, the same percentage of Afghans …

Clegg, Ford, Fox, Smith, Mitchell, Davies, Dorries and Clinton say sorry

Maria Miller's apology to the House of Commons for her handling of and attitude over her expenses was criticised by many.<p>Her 32-second speech to MPs came after some memorable apologies from politicians caught in the headlines over the years.<p>The Daily Politics looked at Nick Clegg, Rob Ford, Liam …