Don't Miss
Home / READ / Headlines

Headlines

Terrorist Attacks in Paris: ISIL Claim Responsibility

We would like to offer our sympathy to those affected by the recent string of terrorist attacks in Paris, where at least 128 people were killed by members of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). We are devastated ...

Read More »

The West has money Wired

Will Barclays close off Somalia’s money transfers? When I need to manage my finances, I simply logon to my internet banking and move my money around virtually. Even between two different banks I have seen instantaneous transactions happen before my ...

Read More »

Refugee Week: #refugees

With Social Media playing an ever-increasing role in the mass distribution of media and social awareness, we had a little look at who else is talking #refugees this week. Check out what’s trending on twitter and join the debate, hastag ...

Read More »

Refugee Week: Australia Changes The Rules On Refugees

On the 19th July 2013, the Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd unveiled a new resettlement arrangement for refugees and asylum-seekers coming to Australia by boat, in what he called an attempt to crack down on people smugglers and prevent further ...

Read More »

Kids with Guns.

Nothing beats a trashy TV marathon on a cold winter’s day in Sydney. Snuggled on the sofa with a blanket and hot cup of tea, I flicked through the options looking for a reality-tv hit, and settled in to watch ...

Read More »

Social Media and Campaigning: The little bird that took over the Big IF

Bill Gates, David Beckham and Myleene Klass may have all taken to the stage, some more physically than others, at the Big IF event in London’s Hyde Park on the 8th June 2013. But it was the crowd, they insisted, ...

Read More »

DW Online goes live!

Welcome to the debut issue of DW (Developing Worlds) Online!!!! Who We Are Co-founders Jesamine Ong & Victoria Garside, friends from their school days who are now living on opposite sides of the world, first discussed the idea of an ...

Read More »

Sorry seems to be the hardest word

On Thursday 30th May 2013 in Phnom Penh, Nuon Chea, the Khmer Rouge’s former ideologue-in-chief admitted his guilt in relation to the Killing Fields and general human rights offences to a UN tribunal. In his words, “I am very regretful ...

Read More »