Historic Photographer Of The Year 2021 – In Pictures!

Historic Photographer of the Year awards 2021 winners list has been published. Photographers around the world joined the ceremony where they had to submit their...

Saturday Report: Handshakes! History . . . and outstretched hands

There was much talk once upon a time of a handshake that didn’t happen --and then did happen -- at the Saarc summit in...
Viktória Radványi

LGBTQ+ activist Viktória fights for Budapest Pride

LGBTQ+ activist Viktória Radványi fights for Budapest Pride amid anti-gay legislation. Viktória Radványi, 26 didn’t know she was queer when she first started volunteering...
Channel crisis

Channel crisis: Tragedy at sea claims dozens of lives

Dozens of people including a young girl have died while trying to cross the Channel to the UK.  The people headed for the UK...

Palestinian political prisoners end 113 hunger strikes with victory

Palestinian political prisoners Kayed Fasfous and Ayyad Hraimi vowed to continue the liberation struggle after their hunger strike ended with victory. The pair has been...
Floods in Canada

Floods in Canada: 18,000 still stranded in terrible disaster

Emergency crews in western Canada are still trying to reach some 18,000 people stranded by landslides.  They are struggling to find food among bare grocery store...
Biden and Xi

China & US virtual summit: Both agree to reduce restrictions on journos

China and the United States have agreed to ease restrictions on each other’s journalists. The decision has come amid a slight relaxation of tensions...

Cop26: The Glasgow summit’s final agreement

UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) has ended this year after more than two weeks of discussions and negotiations.  At the end of the COP26...
Antarctic penguin

Rare Antarctic penguin washes up in New Zealand

A rare Antarctic penguin has traversed 3,000km of icy waters.  It finds itself far from home and on new and puzzling shores: the south-eastern...

Cop26: Activists call for a feminist green new deal

Activists and politicians at the Cop26 climate conference in Glasgow joined calls for a feminist green new deal. It is a warning that women...