Analysis: Messi brings Argentina to life, but can he match Maradona?

LUSAIL, Qatar, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Lionel Messi tied Diego Maradona’s number of goals and World Cup appearances on Saturday, but the current number 10 knows that only winning the trophy will finally win him the same undying love of his Argentine compatriots. In the twilight of a career that unfolds in the shadow of … Read more

Taliban order girls’ high schools to remain closed, leaving students in tears

KABUL, March 23 (Reuters) – The Taliban on Wednesday backtracked on its announcement that secondary schools would open for girls, saying they would remain closed until a plan was drawn up in accordance with Islamic law for them to reopen. The U-turn caught many by surprise, leaving students in tears and drawing condemnation from humanitarian … Read more

As a glamorous politician, Nafees Fazal was the antithesis of a woman in public life.

The autobiography of Nafees Fazal, a former Karnataka Congress Minister, aptly titled Breaking Barriers, is a revealing account of a liberal Muslim woman’s journey through Indian politics. In 2001, former Karnataka Chief Minister SM Krishna asked Nafees Fazal to resign as minister following reports that she was dancing at a party at the West End … Read more

Far from a war-torn Ukrainian zoo, 9 lions now call Colorado home | subscriber content

A remote wildlife sanctuary west of Springfield, Colorado, received seven lions earlier this month from a war-torn zoo in Odessa, Ukraine. After making the arduous seven-month journey from Ukraine to Romania and Colorado, the young lions will spend the rest of their lives in peace at the refuge. BACA COUNTY, Colo. — As part of … Read more

Letters to the editor: Vote for Emerson Levy; Brian Lepore for state representative; Vote for the Bend school bond; Alternative Approach to Cougars | Opinion

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Far from a war-torn Ukrainian zoo, 9 lions now call Colorado home | subscriber content

A remote wildlife sanctuary west of Springfield, Colorado, received seven lions earlier this month from a war-torn zoo in Odessa, Ukraine. After making the arduous seven-month journey from Ukraine to Romania and Colorado, the young lions will spend the rest of their lives in peace at the refuge. BACA COUNTY, Colo. — As part of … Read more

Far from a war-torn Ukrainian zoo, 9 lions now call Colorado home | subscriber content

A remote wildlife sanctuary west of Springfield, Colorado, received seven lions earlier this month from a war-torn zoo in Odessa, Ukraine. After making the arduous seven-month journey from Ukraine to Romania and Colorado, the young lions will spend the rest of their lives in peace at the refuge. BACA COUNTY, Colo. — As part of … Read more

The intersectional impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on work life, home life, and well-being: An exploratory mixed-methods analysis of Georgia women’s experiences during the pandemic | BMC Public Health

Sample Characteristics Of the 436 respondents who started our online survey, 13 dropped or did not complete the survey, yielding a final sample of 423 (97.0% completion rate). [28] The average completion time was 14 minutes (median 12 minutes, range 4 to 59 minutes). Table 1 provides the sociodemographic and economic characteristics of the 423 … Read more

Under a cloud of belt-tightening, Paris Fashion Week struts

PARIS, Oct 1 (Reuters) – International celebrities and crowds have descended on the French capital, marking the fashion industry’s sweeping comeback amid a post-pandemic spending spree. The final leg of Paris Fashion Week runs through October 4 and features big names like Chanel, Dior, Hermes, Louis Vuitton and Saint Laurent, rounding out a month of … Read more

35 Coretta Scott King Quotes on Injustice, Equality, and Freedom

Although best known for being the wife of the famous civil rights leader dr Martin Luther King Jr..,coretta scott king was a pioneer in her own right in the fight for equality and the end injustice. Dr. King adored his wife and wrote in his autobiography:: “My devoted wife has been a constant source of … Read more

Is Hemingway’s Parisian lifestyle still possible?

meIf you were asked to imagine life as an expat in Paris, your mind would likely wander to one of two images, both similar and radically different. The first is literary misery, the starving artist, as described in books like George Orwell’s. Down and Out in Paris and London and Henry Miller Tropic of Cancer. … Read more

‘Start small and let giving become a way of life’: 15 quotes of the week on motivation and change

Released in 2014, storybites is a weekly feature of YourStory, featuring notable quotable quotes from our articles from the past week (see previous issue here). Share these 15 gems and insights from the week of October 3-9 with your peers and networks, and check back to the original articles for more. See also our selection … Read more

45 Famous Quotes From Queen Elizabeth About Life, Family, And Faith

After 70 years of ruling the UK and its many Commonwealth lands, Queen Elizabeth II has died in Scotland at the age of 96, surrounded by her family and extended royal family membersaccording to published announcements by Buckingham Palace. This content is imported from twitter. You may be able to find the same content in … Read more

‘Start small and let giving become a way of life’: 15 quotes of the week on motivation and change

Released in 2014, storybites is a weekly feature of YourStory, featuring notable quotable quotes from our articles from the past week (see previous issue here). Share these 15 gems and insights from the week of October 3-9 with your peers and networks, and check back to the original articles for more. See also our selection … Read more

Is Hemingway’s Parisian lifestyle still possible?

meIf you were asked to imagine life as an expat in Paris, your mind would likely wander to one of two images, both similar and radically different. The first is literary misery, the starving artist, as described in books like George Orwell’s. Down and Out in Paris and London and Henry Miller Tropic of Cancer. … Read more

Newlywed, train driver and firefighter save stranded hiker in Colorado | Outdoor

An alert passenger on a tour train near Silverton, Colorado, spotted an injured hiker on the banks of the Animas River who had been missing for two days and had a broken leg. Durango’s historic tourist steam train turned into the little locomotive that could on Monday. The passenger train was on a mission when … Read more