Dow plunges 350 as oil drops

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. equities fell sharply Thursday as investors digested a massive global sell-off and oil prices fell further. "The Chinese H share index didn't wait until the mainland opening more…

U.K. church leaders: Christians now minority

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RT) Practicing Christians are now a minority in the UK and the Catholic and Anglican churches must pull together in order to survive, according to two senior British more…

Syria: 11.5% of population killed or injured

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Syria's national wealth, infrastructure and institutions have been "almost obliterated" by the "catastrophic impact" of nearly five years of conflict, a new report has found. Fatalities more…

Zimbabwe pleads for $1.5 billion in food aid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (International Business Times) Zimbabwe is seeking $1.5bn (£1bn) in food aid to avoid mass starvation in the country. As the drought worsens, nearly a quarter of the population more…