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Globe and Mail – There is a nimbleness and fluidity to libraries that are rarely achieved by such large institutions. They have proven themselves to not...

Trust.org – More than a third of girls in South Asia miss school during their periods, often because they lack access to toilets or pads, and...

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CBC – Now three newly identified Canadian soldiers — casualties of one of the First World War’s bloodiest battles — are set to receive a proper burial in France…....

Reuters – Islamic State fighters in Afghanistan are making hundreds of thousands of dollars a year from illegal mining of talc, much of which ends up...

Africanews – The interior minister, Fred Matiang’i said the government is determined to weed out undocumented foreigners because they are a security threat and deny the...

The Guardian – US president reportedly resisted White House security checks for Twitter phone for ‘as long as five months’… More at The Guardian 

Toronto Star – Three recent trials in Ontario have been rocked by juror misconduct connected to the internet, reviving concerns about the challenges of ensuring a...

Donald Trump won the White House by flouting political norms and is determined to break the mold of the presidency. Read the whole story at...

he media attention surrounding last week’s school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, is raising awareness for one family’s suffering and a GoFundMe campaign launched to help pay...

The Conversation/Global – Over the past few decades most advanced countries have witnessed two striking reversals of the gender gap. First, teaching has become a profession dominated...

Los Angeles Times – India’s most famous poet, Rabindranath Tagore, once wrote that the Taj Mahal stood on the banks of the river Yamuna “like a...

Asiatimes – American and Canadian securities regulators have launched dozens of investigations into alleged crypto-currency scams… More at Asiatimes 

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Bloomberg – Italy isn’t going to leave the European Union. That’s what makes it so dangerous…. More at Bloomberg 

Two lynx caught on camera howling at each other have the internet fixated. So what IS that noise? Read the whole story at BBC News

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New York Times – The teenagers in rural Kentucky decided they were fed up after a 15-year-old with a handgun turned their high school into another...

PERRY HALL, Md. (AP) — The Latest on the slaying of a police officer in Baltimore County, Maryland (all times local): Read the whole story...

Natural News – Much like humans and animals, trees need water to survive. In harsh places where there is next to no water or moisture,...