Abdul Sattar Edhi: The World’s Greatest Humanitarian

The passing away of Abdul Sattar Edhi marks the end of an era for Pakistan BY Mishaal Khan It was the first state funeral since the 1980s. Inflected with pomp, a 19-gun salute and set in the imposing grounds of Karachi’s National Stadium. Pakistan’s elite and thousands of others had finally united for a brief moment

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Pope Gives Awards to Richard Gere, George Clooney and Salma Hayek

ROME, May 29 – Pope Francis on Sunday awarded medals to American actors Richard Gere and George Clooney and actress Salma Hayek at an event held at the Vatican to promote the work of a foundation inspired by the pontiff, Scholas Occurrentes. Clooney attended the event with his wife Amal, a lawyer. The foundation, whose

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Lebanon: Full Speed Ahead

Determined to break barriers, the father of an epileptic child, and an Arab woman, find solace in running By Mostapha Raad A young girl rushes from among the cheering crowds to hug an older man approaching the finish line. Her face is lit with joy, his with pride and some exhaustion. This is no ordinary

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