ALBANIA: UNESCO Not a Life Saver

By Zoltán Dujisin GJIROKASTRA, Jul 30 (IPS) – Good looks have not sufficed to make Gjirokaster, a picturesque historical city in Southern Albania, the wealthy and successful tourist destination it aspires to be. Tourism is practically the only aspiration for… Continue Reading

WHO calls for cheaper mosquito nets

By Harriette Onyalla and Gladys Kalibala Sunday, 29th July, 2007 THE World Health Organisation will advocate for a reduction in price of the long lasting insecticide-treated mosquito nets to fight malaria in Africa. The representative, Dr. George Melville, said in… Continue Reading

One Pope Takes On Another

By Adam Morrow and Khaled Moussa al-Omrani CAIRO, Jul 24 (IPS) – A recent statement by Pope Benedict XVI in which he declared the Roman Catholic Church to be the only “complete” Christian faith met with angry responses from the… Continue Reading

New Hope Arises for Integration

By Julio Godoy BERLIN, Jul 19 (IPS) – A summit on integration of some 15 million migrants into German society has produced an ambitious new programme. The plan approved by the summit Jul. 12 includes about 400 measures, including such… Continue Reading