2,000 stranded in Machu Picchu, Peru after torrential rains

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2,000 stranded in Machu Picchu, Peru after torrential rains

Tuesday, January 26, 2010 Peruvian highway police said that two thousand tourists have been stranded near the ruins of the ancient Machu Picchu citadel, after torrential rains caused mudslides, blocking the train route that goes from the site to Cusco. Soledad Caparo, a spokeswoman for Perurail commented that the train operator suspended service earlier today, […]

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Wikinews interviews Joe Schriner, Independent U.S. presidential candidate

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Wikinews interviews Joe Schriner, Independent U.S. presidential candidate

Saturday, April 17, 2010 Journalist, counselor, painter, and US 2012 Presidential candidate Joe Schriner of Cleveland, Ohio took some time to discuss his campaign with Wikinews in an interview. Schriner previously ran for president in 2000, 2004, and 2008, but failed to gain much traction in the races. He announced his candidacy for the 2012 […]

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UK mother cleared of attempted murder of ME-suffering daughter

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UK mother cleared of attempted murder of ME-suffering daughter

February 28th, 2019 by Adv59L

Tuesday, January 26, 2010 HAVE YOUR SAY Does the law on assisted suicide need to be clarified? Add or view comments Bridget Gilderdale, a mother from Stonegate, East Sussex, has been found not guilty of the attempted murder of her daughter, Lynn Gilderdale—a 31-year-old sufferer of chronic fatigue syndrome (more commonly known as ME)—after her […]

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Viktor Schreckengost dies at 101

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Viktor Schreckengost dies at 101

February 28th, 2019 by Adv59L

Sunday, January 27, 2008 Viktor Schreckengost, the father of industrial design and creator of the Jazz Bowl, an iconic piece of Jazz Age art designed for Eleanor Roosevelt during his association with Cowan Pottery died yesterday. He was 101. Schreckengost was born on June 26, 1906 in Sebring, Ohio, United States. Schreckengost’s peers included the […]

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British doctor killed while on honeymoon

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British doctor killed while on honeymoon

February 27th, 2019 by Adv59L

Thursday, July 31, 2008 Catherine Mullany, a newly married British woman, and her husband, Ben Mullany, have been shot while on honeymoon in Antigua. Catherine died on the scene, while Ben is in a critical condition in Hospital. The families of the Mullanys have described themselves as “deeply shocked and devastated.” The incident occurred at […]

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Construction on massive radio telescope array to begin in 2012

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Construction on massive radio telescope array to begin in 2012

February 26th, 2019 by Adv59L

Friday, October 5, 2007 Scientists have announced that the largest radio telescope array in the world, the Square Kilometer Array (SKA) is to be built in either Africa or Australia and will be composed of thousands of antenna arrays that will be capable of detecting the first galaxies and stars formed in our universe. The […]

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Learn How To Keep The Cavities Away

February 25th, 2019 by Adv59L

See More About: Mint Dentist Bellevue Hill Best Cosmetic Dentist Edgecliff Learn How To Keep The Cavities Away by Krunal Dave Invest in a good antibacterial rinse. Use is after you brush your teeth. If your teeth or gums are too sensitive, ask your dentist about alternatives such as Sensodyne or fluoride rinses. You should […]

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Belgian Archbishop lectures on health care and religion

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Belgian Archbishop lectures on health care and religion

February 24th, 2019 by Adv59L

Friday, March 23, 2007 Yesterday, Belgian Archbishop Godfried Danneels visited the Catholic University of Leuven to give a lecture on health care and religion, entitled “Care for the body, care for the mind”. Some 120 people, mainly professors at the University Hospitals, but also clerics and students, attended the conference and following piano recital. In […]

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Wikinews’ overview of the year 2008

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Wikinews’ overview of the year 2008

February 22nd, 2019 by Adv59L

Wednesday, December 31, 2008 Also try the 2008 World News Quiz of the year. What would you tell your grandchildren about 2008 if they asked you about it in, let’s say, 20 years’ time? If the answer to a quiz question was 2008, what would the question be? The year that markets collapsed, or perhaps […]

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India, Pakistan decide to resume peace process

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India, Pakistan decide to resume peace process

February 21st, 2019 by Adv59L

Sunday, September 17, 2006 Prime Minister of India Dr. Manmohan Singh and President Pervez Musharraf, who are currently attending the Non-Aligned Movement summit in Havana issued a joint statement confirming that the peace process between India and Pakistan was back on track. The two leaders spoke for over an hour in private to sort out […]

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