Inside a Baghdad slum left barren by war

Inside a Baghdad slum left barren by war

Baghdad/Amman, 19 September 2019 (AFP) – Sadr City, a Baghdad slum seen as symbol of Saddam Hussein’s downfall, is virtually bereft of electricity and clean water and remains one of the main flashpoints of…

Dougie Habenstein - an 86-year-old Australian legend

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Dougie Habenstein – an 86-year-old Australian legend

Image copyright AFP Image caption Club captain: Dougie Habenstein on the right Emphasising his love of golf came easily to 86-year-old Dougie Habenstein, but aiming at the green proved a challenge. Habenstein, at a…

Up close with 'floating villages'

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Up close with ‘floating villages’

Written by Staff Writer at CNN Design magazine Architizer has released a photo gallery of a new concept vessel design designed to hit the shores of the Mediterranean in a blaze of flashing lights…

Muhammad Ali's grandson lights Olympic flame at US ceremony

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Muhammad Ali’s grandson lights Olympic flame at US ceremony

Muhammad Ali’s grandson, Nico Ali Walsh, joined other torchbearers in Palm Springs, California, on Wednesday as the 34-year-old carried the Olympic flame alongside his father, actor Keith Carradine. Play Video 2:24 Muhammad Ali, Olympic…