May 2009

South Africa's homeless have become cyber-warriors

Thomas L BlairThere's an uncompromising website paving the way for the militant poor to lead a grass-roots internet revolution in South Africa. Led by cyber activist S'bu Zikode, the online voice of the Abahlali based Mjondolo Zulu movement has dec ...

It's time to sink or swim on reality Tv show

Annaliese Dayes - Britain's Next Top Model contestantOk, so it's getting serious now. We are down to the final eight girls and everyone is starting to crack under the pressure. But how better to relieve some stress than by beating the crap out of s ...

Artist raises thousands for charity with his magnum opus

Landscape artist David Anthony Hall (www.senezio.com) has teamed up with a group of vendors and suppliers on a charitable work that will be premiered at his first West End solo exhibition (1st to 14th June 1-14 as a solo exhibition and from then until June ...

Euro-Poll: British racism and God's solution

       Three minor parties are slugging it out for one of the seats representing London in the European parliament amid charges from a flamboyant Black campaigner that his rivals are stirring up anti-immigrant and racist ...

Tears of joy and sorrow in the frozen north

Annaliese Dayes - Britain's Next Top Model contestant None of us was expecting to be leaving the country so early in the competition. But I guess it just proves that you never know what is going to happen next on this programme. Arriving back from judg ...

How mobile phones can make world a better place

Marc Wadsworth Geeks, charity workers, citizen journalists, a futurist and other people interested in working together using new technology for the common good met at a "social change camp" in London on Saturday hosted by a top mobile phone opera ...

'I blagged my way past security into Prime Minister's home'

The-Latest - EXCLUSIVETo bring some light relief to embattled Prime Minister Gordon Brown, an intrepid student bluffed her way past armed police to get into the garden of his official London home. She was legitimately working with a showbiz star, Joanna Lu ...

Is Rome ready to host Champions League final?

Andrea Batatota Should Italy's capital city be allowed to hold the UEFA Champions League final, even though it has had a notorious history of violence and hooliganism? Let's raise some facts before coming to a conclusion.In 2001, 18 Liverpool fans ...

Hollywood star's act of charity which went almost unreported

Arthur TorringtonDon't   know   whether you heard   about this but Denzel   Washington and his family visited American troops at Brook Army Medical Center, in San   Antonio, Texas (BAMC) the other day. This is where Iraq war so ...

Westminster brought to a halt by Tamil protesters

Distraught supporters of   Sri Lanka's now defeated Tamil Tigers brought the heart of London to a standtill by sitting on the road outside parliament last night.They flocked to Westminster following the   announcement by the Sri Lankan govern ...

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