Breast cancer patients prepare for a fashion show for the International ...
Oct 20th, 2011
(Reuters) - Breast cancer patients prepare for a fashion show for the International Breast Cancer Day at a hospital in Lima October 19, 2011. The annual campaign is held to promote awareness of breast cancer and to support the fight against it. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares (PERU - Tags: POLITICS HEALTH SOCIETY) -
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Workers busily constructed a stage Monday at the Soweto soccer stadium where world leaders will eulogize Nelson Mandela before tens of thousands of mourners, as police promised tight security. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
Iconic supermodel Kate Moss was on Monday honoured by the British fashion industry for her 25-year career, shortly after her Playboy cover celebrating the magazine's 60th anniversary was revealed. US designer Marc Jacobs handed the model her Special Recognition Award at the British Fashion Awards ceremony at London's Coliseum. The British... [Full Article]
PARIS (AP) - France has long served as Africa's policeman, sending troops in regularly - and often meddling behind the scenes - to keep the peace and secure its interests on a continent where it was once a major colonial power. In more recent years, as it comes to terms with that colonial past, France has tried to forge a different, more equal... [Full Article]
Demonstrators calling for democratic reform clashed with police Friday in Shiite villages near Manama ahead of an international forum on Middle East security, witnesses said. A Shiite-led uprising to demand changes in the Sunni-ruled kingdom was crushed in March 2011 but almost weekly protests against the authorities have been since staged in Shiit... [Full Article]