The power of the haka: New Zealanders pay traditional tribute to mosque attack victims
It’s been performed on the red carpet and on the rugby field, at funerals and weddings. The haka is a captivating ceremonial dance of New Zealand’s Maori people, traditionally used on the battlefield but also used to mark the significance of an occasion, be it a celebration or a commemoration.
Cyclone may have killed more than 1,000 people, Mozambique president says
JOHANNESBURG — More than 1,000 people were feared dead in Mozambique four days after a cyclone slammed into the country, submerging entire villages and leaving bodies floating in the floodwaters, the nation's president said.
Suspect arrested in deadly Netherlands tram shooting
A suspect was arrested in a shooting that left three people dead and five wounded on a tram in the Netherlands on Monday morning in what authorities said may have been a terror attack. The ensuing manhunt convulsed the Dutch city of Utrecht.
Malaysia's Mahathir says some state-owned entities may be listed
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia may list certain state-owned entities to cut government debt and liabilities, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Tuesday as it seeks new revenue sources to boost its fiscal position.
Hope, an Orangutan, Was Shot 74 Times. She Was Blinded but Survived.
An endangered orangutan who rescue workers named Hope was found blinded and near death last week on an oil palm plantation in Indonesia after she was stabbed and shot 74 times by an air rifle, according to the Orangutan Information Centre, a conservation group. Her malnourished month-old baby was by