Plenty to prove that cycling is a right | Letters

Plenty to prove that cycling is a right | Letters

A right-of-way signal is none of my business. I suppose that this led me to have my bike stop at red lights. I’ve had my bike stopped by wires and posts. Then when there…

Iran quake: One killed, thousands injured

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Iran quake: One killed, thousands injured

Image copyright IRANIAN TIMES Image caption Several aftershocks have been recorded in the immediate aftermath of the 6.3-magnitude quake At least one person has been killed and several others injured in an earthquake in…

Sri Lanka opens border to allow refugees to return home

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Sri Lanka opens border to allow refugees to return home

Government says announcement of the suspension on 24 June has eased tensions with refugees and was in response to ‘external developments’ Sri Lanka has reopened its borders to international travelers, opening the way for…

Pope Francis denounces 'shipwreck of civilisation'

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Pope Francis denounces ‘shipwreck of civilisation’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Pope Francis met with the asylum seekers on Lesbos on Thursday Pope Francis has decried the “shipwreck of civilization” as he visited refugees on the Greek island of Lesbos…

Canadian politician defends foreign money

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Canadian politician defends foreign money

By David Balch and Jeremy Abelson CNN Business (CNN) – The leader of Canada’s Green Party wouldn’t say whether he would support a ban on foreign contributions to political parties in the United States…

England bowled out for 147 by Australia at Headingley

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England bowled out for 147 by Australia at Headingley

England’s captain Alastair Cook watches his team batting against Australia at Headingley, northern England on August 7, 2016. England won by five wickets. (Reuters) England were bowled out for just 147 on day one…