26 June, 2017 Mystery of missing Chinese scholar shakes up Illinois school CHICAGO (AP) â€” Yingying Zhang, the daughter of a working-class factory driver from China, took the same career path as many other young Chinese academics before her: She travelled to a university in the U.S. with dreams of one day landing a professorship and being able […]
14 July, 2017 Thousands line streets for Bradley Lowery funeral Premier League footballer Jermain Defoe wore an England shirt for the funeral of his six-year-old "best friend", Bradley Lowery, whose cancer battle captured hearts around the world. Thousands of people lined the streets of Blackhall, County Durham, ahead of the service at St […]
6 September, 2014 Saying farewell to Joan Rivers – our ambassdor in Hollywood The Jewish-American comedian will be remembered for her uncensored sense of humor and her long and prosper career, but for Jews and Israelis she will be remembered for her unconditional support of Israel: 'Where are the amazing people of Israel? Why d...
5 August, 2012 Syria’s first astronaut ‘defects to Turkey’ General Muhammed Ahmed Faris, a military aviator who became the first Syrian in space, fled to Turkey on Sunday after defecting from President Bashar al-Assad's regime, the Anatolia news agency reported.