England’s intra-squad Ashes warm-up match in Brisbane is abandoned without a ball being bowled on the final day because of rain. from: BBC News
Detained in Tajikistan, or hiding from the Taliban in Afghanistan, many pilots wonder why the military that trained them is not coming to their aid. From: New York Times
A Hashtag United player was hit by sparks which burned through his sock at the Pitsea ground.
Deng Deng, a Shiba Inu abandoned by his owner in 2014, had a $78 starting price. from: BBC News
from: BBC News A charity says animals that cannot be sold are disguised as strays so rescue centres take them.
The half-eaten food and glasses of fizz were found about 300ft (91m) from the nearest path. from: BBC News
Police say the mainly Haitian migrants were left by smugglers paid to take them to the US. from: BBC News
from: BBC News The squirrel, named Paquito, formed an unexpected friendship with his temporary carer.
Koting – “It was October 24, 1991. My Congregation sent me as a missionary to Flores, a small island in Indonesia that I had never heard of”. Thus begins the story of Sr. Aloisia dal Bo, from the Congregation of the Holy Face, C.S.V., to Agenzia Fides, on the occasion of her 30 years of… Leggi tutto »
More than 150 fighters have taken over the residence of a notorious Afghan warlord. Many are adjusting to a new lifestyle while awaiting orders from the new government. From: New York Times
from: BBC News As foreign forces end their 20-year campaign, our world affairs editor considers what has been achieved.
Mental health referrals across the UK have hit their highest point for two years.
from: BBC News Tory MP Tom Tugendhat says the troop withdrawal is the biggest foreign policy disaster since Suez.
from: BBC News New research by the Teenage Cancer Trust finds some young people feel “abandoned” during treatment.