24 March

2017 ASEAN Film Festival, 27 March to 07 April 2017

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Ita`s world

Anne Bonny: (c.1698 - c.1725s): An Irish Pirate

It was common belief among pirates that having women aboard a ship was bad luck. It didn’t prevent a few swashbuckling ladies from joining and even leading bands of buccaneers.

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Health and well-being

Polluted environments kill 1.7 million children each year, UN health agency reports

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Editorial

Are Refugees human beings…?


In the aftermath of World War I, Sir Eric Drummond, the first Secretary-General of the League of Nations, appointed Fridtjof Nansen to supervise the repatriation of prisoners of war. In eighteen months Nansen repatriated 427,866 prisoners of nearly 30 different nationalities. There was another emerging problem. The dramatic political upheavals in 1917–1920 in Russia, had produced enormous numbers of refugees.

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