Setting Sail for the Bangladesh Marine Megafauna Survey
By Elisabeth Fahrni Mansur [Note: This is the first in a series of blogs about the Bangladesh Marine Megafauna Survey being conducted by the WCS Bangladesh program]. The...
11 days ago - National Geographic
Giving artisans access
A woman weaves Jamdani fabric in Bangladesh. The fabric, which UNESCO has recognized as an item that represents the intangible cultural heritage of humanity, is one of many...
1 month ago - CG Compass
Be Sure Your Company Is Equipped To Respond To A Major Incident
Within the span of just 30 days, we had some of the strongest hurricanes in living history batter the Caribbean and southern United States, extreme flooding in India and...
1 month ago - Business Travel
Suspect in New York City subway bomb attack charged
The suspect in a bomb attack on New York City's transit system has been charged with criminal possession of a weapon, supporting an act of terrorism and making a terroristic...
1 month ago - LA Times - 3 articles
Pope gets laughs in Bangladesh after diplomatic tightrope
Pope Francis urged Bangladeshi priests and nuns to resist the "terrorism of gossip" that can tear religious communities apart, delivering one of his trademark, zinger-filled...
1 month ago - LA Times
The Latest: Pope blesses Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh
The Latest: Pope Francis has greeted and blessed Rohingya Muslim refugees who fled to Bangladesh from neighboring Myanmar
1 month ago - Newsday
Pope Francis arrives in Bangladesh amid tight security
Pope Francis has arrived in Bangladesh for the second leg of his six-day trip to Asia amid tight airport security. Huge banners with pictures of the pope and Bangladeshi Prime...
1 month ago - LA Times
63 presumed dead in shipwreck involving Rohingya Muslims, UN says
The U.N. migration agency said Friday that more than 60 people are either confirmed dead or missing and presumed dead following the shipwreck of a boat carrying Rohingya...
3 monthes ago - LA Times
'Too many people': Refugee influx worries Bangladesh town
A miles-long beach makes Cox's Bazar Bangladesh's top tourist destination, but to the south, vast areas are now taken over by a sea of bamboo and plastic tents, homes for many...
3 monthes ago - Newsday
Cricket: Bangladesh seal first test win over Australia
Bangladesh completed their first win over Australia by 20 runs in an absorbing test in Mirpur.
4 monthes ago - TNT Magazine
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6 travel trends for 2018 by Luxury Travel
6 travel trend predictions for 2018 As the new year has just fresh started, it is time to recollect what we've learned from last year's travelers' demands to better understand...
Airport Update January 2018
In airline lounge news, on Jan. 17, American Airlines opened its new 14,500-square-foot Flagship Lounge, with sit-down dining, in Terminal 4 at Los Angeles International...
Stunning entries in Outdoor Photographer of the Year comp
The Outdoor Photographer of the Year contest is running for a seventh year, and has received 18,000 entries from photographers from around the globe in several categories.
10 reasons why Nicaragua should be your next holiday destination
Lake District Airport to open for the first time since '93
After a 25-year hiatus, commercial passenger flights will launch from Carlisle Lake District Airport on 3 June - connecting the North West's region with London and Ireland.
Tsunami alert after 8.2 earthquake off southern Alaska
The earthquake of magnitude 8.2, hit 157miles southeast of Chiniak, Alaska at a depth of 6.2miles at 9.31am GMT on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
Tracing Martin Luther King on a Deep South road trip
This year will be a poignant one in the Deep South, marking 50 years since the death of Martin Luther King. Ella Buchan searches for his legacy in Mississippi and Tennessee.
The sweetest country in the world?
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Federal government announces new measures to protect endangered North...
An endangered North Atlantic right whale in the Bay of Fundy. ( Shorter ropes, gear tags and mandatory reporting of lost or abandoned gear: these are just some of the new...
Where to Go in the Riviera Maya: A Cheat Sheet to the Top Destinations
Gran Caribe Resort Cancun/Oyster The Riviera Maya is the kind of magical place that manages to pack tropical beaches, wild nightlife, ancient ruins, boozy pool parties, amazing...