World reacts to death of Diego Maradona – in pictures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Binnish, Syria Artist Aziz Asmar stands by his painting of Diego Maradona on the wall of a destroyed home Photograph: Muhammad Haj Kadour/AFP/Getty Images Buenos Aires, Argentina Fans surround Läs mer…

Volleyball star becomes surprising voice of anti-Bolsonaro Brazil

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; For months Carol Solberg had been losing her patience with the “nightmare” that is Jair Bolsonaro’s Brazil: the burning rainforest, the attacks on culture, the catastrophic coronavirus response that Läs mer…

'Immense suffering': older people worldwide being failed by aid agencies – report

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Older people around the world are being “systematically failed” by aid agencies, leaving them unable find enough food or access medicine, research has found. Interviews with almost 9,000 older Läs mer…

Toronto police identify 'person of interest' in murders of billionaire couple

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Barry and Honey Sherman found dead at their home in 2017 ‘Person of interest’ identified but not arrested, police confirm Toronto police have identified a person of interest in Läs mer…

Diego Maradona: the achingly human superstar who embodied Argentina | Marcela Mora y Araujo

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Maradona was a perfect representation of the human ability to be contradictory, to convey ugly and beautiful at once “A man of genius is unbearable, unless he possesses at Läs mer…

How can we stop using soya linked to deforestation?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; From feeding insects to chickens to tracking produce, a range of options aim to curb appetite for soya that harms the environment Revealed: UK supermarket and fast food chicken Läs mer…

The Cerrado: how Brazil’s vital ‘water tank’ went from forest to soy fields

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; It took just a few decades for Brazilian agriculture to transform its tropical savannah hinterlands – the Cerrado – into an agricultural powerhouse. Farmers and the growing agribusiness sector Läs mer…

Revealed: UK supermarket and fast food chicken linked to deforestation in Brazil

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Supermarkets and fast food outlets are selling chicken fed on imported soya linked to thousands of forest fires and at least 300 sq miles (800 sq km) of tree Läs mer…

Staff at Jordan Peterson's publisher protest new book plans

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The announcement of a new book from Canadian psychologist Jordan Peterson, the self-styled “professor against political correctness”, has prompted dozens of complaints from staff at his publisher in Canada, Läs mer…

'The people are not afraid any more': young Peruvians rise up to demand change

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; After a tumultuous week in which Peru saw three presidents – and a brutal police backlash against massive pro-democracy protests – a nascent youth movement has emerged with a Läs mer…

Mexican cartel boss arrested over Mormon massacre in which nine died

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Mexican security forces have arrested a local drug cartel boss implicated in the Nov 2019 murder of nine women and children from an isolated Mormon community, raising hopes among Läs mer…

Canada: Indigenous grandfather files human rights complaints over bank arrest

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; An Indigenous man in Canada has launched two human rights complaints after he and his 12-year old granddaughter were arrested and handcuffed as they tried to open a bank Läs mer…

UN: Brazil needs urgent reforms to combat racism after beating of black man

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The UN has said that the deadly beating of a black man by white guards in Brazil exemplified “structural racism”, and called for an independent investigation and urgent reforms Läs mer…

Montreal police say no threat at Ubisoft offices after 'hoax' 911 call

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A major police operation was under way in Montreal on Friday afternoon at offices of French video game company Ubisoft that media reported was a possible hostage-taking, but police Läs mer…