Fury gives up world titles to focus on rehab

Oct 13, 2016

Fury gives up world titles to focus on rehab

Tyson Fury has vacated his WBO and WBA world heavyweight boxing titles to concentrate on his treatment and recovery from drug use and other personal issues. Fury’s promoters released a statement early Thursday confirming the decision. It comes in the wake of his second ...

Jun 2, 2014

Revised law compels drivers to declare ills

A revised road traffic law that took effect over the weekend obliges drivers to declare illnesses that could pose safety risks behind the wheel. Those who make false reports will be jailed for up to 12 months or fined up to ¥300,000. The revised ...

Mar 1, 2013

Afghanistan's legacy of child opium addiction


A report just released by the United Nations Mission in Afghanistan states that there were 2,754 civilian deaths and 4,805 civilian injuries in that country during 2012. Unmentioned is a serious side effect of the conflict: the high number of opium-addicted children in Afghanistan. ...