Most expensive pink diamond in history was sold

When it was thought that the orange diamond was the world’s most expensive gem, sold a few days ago by the auction house Christie’s at $ 30 million, its competitor, Sothebys, announced that yesterday a 59.60 carat pink diamond was sold for 73, 9 million dollars (55.1...

Hosni Mubarak receives provisional freedom

The former president of Egypt, Hosni Mubarak, 84, received a provisional freedom pardon by a court, although the cause is still against him and the former Minister of Interior Habib al-Adli for the deaths of protesters, but remain in custody for another corruption, judicial...

Barack Obama’s Speech Points Out the Progress of the Arab Spring

The United States President, Barack Obama addressed the 67th General Assembly in the UN to preserve the “growing wave of freedom” produced by the Arab spring. Once again Obama warned to Iran that he will prevent the development of a nuclear weapon. During his speech, Obama urged...

UN Reveals New Death Toll in Syria

The United Nations informed that the repression in Syria due to the crackdown against the regime of president Bashar al-Assad has left more than 7,500 fatalities. The first demonstrations during the Arab Spring started in March of 2011, since then the army has crushed any kind of...

Northern Syrian States are in Open Revolt

Syrian security forces resumed their fierce shelling of opposition targets in Homs. However they seem to be loosing their grip in the northern region. Regime troops try hard to control all the fronts of the hostile country, the revolt has now entered its twelve month. U.N....

Spanish Photographer Wins World Press Photo 2011

The Spanish photographer Samuel Aranda won the World Press Photo, this is the most important photojournalism contest in the world. Aranda won thanks to the picture of a veiled woman hugging a wounded man during the Yemen insurrection. The photograph was chosen among 100,000...

The Arab Spring and its prognosis

It is a fact that the year of 2011 will be remembered as the year that ended the dictatorship of several Middle Eastern countries. The hostilities that led to the disposal of several governments started on January 25 when the people started a non-violent campaign with...