Another Kenyan Peanut Butter Ban, Problem Still Persists

Another Kenyan Peanut Butter Ban, Problem Still Persists

DW-Kenya.On November 4th, 2019, The Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) suspended seven peanut butter brands after they were found to contain excess levels of aflatoxin. The suspended products included Nuteez by Jetlak Foods Limited, True nuts by Truenutz Kenya, Fressy by Fressy Food Company Limited, Supa Meal by Supacosm Products Limited, Sue’s Naturals by Nature’s […]

Brazil’s former president Lula freed

Brazil’s former president Lula freed

DW-BRAZIL.Brazil’s former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva has been released from prison, where he stayed for a year and a half, after a supreme court ruling. Lula, who was serving a 12 year corruption and laundering money sentence, was greeted by family, friends and hundreds of supporters wearing red vests emblazoned with his face, […]

When will the Protests in Hong Kong be Brought to a Peaceful Conclusion?

When will the Protests in Hong Kong be Brought to a Peaceful Conclusion?

DW-BEIJING.What began earlier this summer as a peaceful protest by the youths of Hong Kong against what they called unwanted interventions by Beijing into the administrative region escalated over the summer and autumn into organised acts of violence. The chief targets of this organised violence were mainland owned Chinese companies and the city’s subway system, […]

Tanzania Divided Over Polls

Tanzania Divided Over Polls

DW-Tanzania.Trouble brews in Tanzania as the country prepares for her general election in 2020. With campaigns on for civic elections to be held this month, all eyes are on the Government on one side and the country’s opposition on the other. The opposition has, on the other hand, threatened to boycott the elections citing unfair […]

Is The New Term, “Self-Partnered” The Answer to America’s Dating Fatigue?

Is The New Term, “Self-Partnered” The Answer to America’s Dating Fatigue?

Women Are Growing Tired Of Checking The “Single” Box DW-USA.Emma Watson set Twitter on fire last week when she used “Self-Partnered” in a Tweet to describe her single status. While her words prompted the usual groans from my more skeptical friends, there were a few for whom this new term resonated deeply. “Self-partnering is empowering,” […]

Gaming Disorder: la dipendenza da videogiochi è una malattia

Gaming Disorder: la dipendenza da videogiochi è una malattia

Si chiama “Gaming Disorder” ed è una vera e propria dipendenza da videogiochi, una condizione patologica inserita dall’ OMS (Organizzazione Mondiale della Sanità) nell’International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, aggiornando l’elenco delle malattie. L’ossessione e la dipendenza da videogiochi, secondo gli esperti, perché sia considerata tale deve essere continuativa per un arco […]

Northern Ireland Leaders Concerned After Abortion Law Changes

Northern Ireland Leaders Concerned After Abortion Law Changes

DW-UK.In October 2019, Northern Ireland moved a step closer to gaining the most liberal abortion laws in Europe. This is even though most political leaders in the province remain strongly opposed to abortion and polls indicate that the population of Northern Ireland does not support its imposition. The background to the change While abortion has […]

Who Brings High-Level Mechanical Warfare To Yemen

Who Brings High-Level Mechanical Warfare To Yemen

A child stands on his house, which was destroyed by an air strike in the airport area in Sana’a, photo by Hayat Al-sharif DW-Yemen.Saudi Arabia and a number of its regional allies launched a devastating campaign against Yemen in March 2015, intending to restore the government of former President ” Abd Rabbo Mansour Had”I to […]

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