Category Archives: Athletic

Al-Shabab Chief Partially Seen on Video for First Time

Somalia’s al-Shabab militants have released a video that for the first time gives a partial view of the group’s leader, Abu Ubaidah.

The video, released Tuesday, shows Ubaidah meeting with Shabab fighters in a forest before the group’s failed Sept. 30 raid on Ballidogle, an airbase used by U.S. forces …

Exclusive: Italy to Make Climate Change Study Compulsory in Schools

ROME Italy will next year become the world’s first country to make it compulsory for schoolchildren to study climate change and sustainable development, Education Minister Lorenzo Fioramonti said.

Fioramonti, from the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement, is the government’s most vocal supporter of green policies and was criticized by the opposition in …

Key Islamic State Affiliate Appears to Back New Leader

The reign of new Islamic State leader Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurashi is getting a boost, thanks to the apparent endorsement of one of the terror group’s more influential affiliates.

IS media officials Tuesday released photos of fighters with IS-Khorasan, the affiliate in Afghanistan, giving bay’ah (oath of allegiance) to Qurashi.…

Exclusive: Italy to Make Climate Change Study Compulsory in Schools

ROME Italy will next year become the world’s first country to make it compulsory for schoolchildren to study climate change and sustainable development, Education Minister Lorenzo Fioramonti said.

Fioramonti, from the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement, is the government’s most vocal supporter of green policies and was criticized by the opposition in …