‘Spider-Man’ Of Paris To Get French Citizenship After Child Rescue

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The Commonwealth: Four Questions Answered

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Liberland: The Self Proclaimed Free State Where Bitcoin Is An Official National Currency

By Ogwu Osaemezu Emmanuel

Live and Let Live

This year will make it three years since the self-proclaimed Free State of Liberland, or in some cases “Gornja Siga,” was created by Czech politician Vit Jedlicka. This year’s anniversary will be the country’s first ever celebration on its home soil, which is just a three-square-mile patch of land that is the product of a border dispute. Continue reading “Liberland: The Self Proclaimed Free State Where Bitcoin Is An Official National Currency”

UK School Reverses Hijab Ban After Backlash

The UK school that made headlines last week for instituting a hijab ban on students under eight has now made a U-turn on the policy, following accusations it was infringing on personal freedoms. Continue reading “UK School Reverses Hijab Ban After Backlash”

Hanna Ali On Identity, Belonging, And The Storytelling Of Somali Diaspora – Interview

The poet, writer, and researcher explore the nuances of humanity in migration, language, and the search for home. Continue reading “Hanna Ali On Identity, Belonging, And The Storytelling Of Somali Diaspora – Interview”

Meet The People Changing The UK

As we kick off 2018 with fresh energy and optimism, The Voice is showcasing a group of extraordinary individuals who are helping to shape the direction of UK. Continue reading “Meet The People Changing The UK”

Olympic Hero Mohamed Farah Criticized Online For ‘Merry Christmas’ Post: ‘You Are Muslim You Can’t Do This’

“You are portraying pagan holiday characters… this is wrong,” an internet user trolled Sir Mohamed for wearing a Santa hat. Continue reading “Olympic Hero Mohamed Farah Criticized Online For ‘Merry Christmas’ Post: ‘You Are Muslim You Can’t Do This’”

A Former Refugee Is Shaking Up The $441B Remittances Industry

By Petra Cahill

LONDON — Refugee, strawberry-picker, economist, U.N. whistleblower and tech CEO: Ismail Ahmed has worn many hats on his long journey to running a firm with an annual turnover of $60 million. Continue reading “A Former Refugee Is Shaking Up The $441B Remittances Industry”

Arabs, Europe, U.N. Reject Trump’s Recognition Of Jerusalem As Israeli Capital

LONDON – Arabs and Muslims across the Middle East on Wednesday condemned the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital as an incendiary move in a volatile region and Palestinians said Washington was ditching its leading role as a peace mediator. Continue reading “Arabs, Europe, U.N. Reject Trump’s Recognition Of Jerusalem As Israeli Capital”

Sudanese President Visits Russia: Seeking Protection From The United States

By Peter Korzun

We have been dreaming about this visit for a long time,” said Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir as he was being greeted by Russian President Vladimir Putin on Nov.23 at the Black Sea resort of Sochi. Continue reading “Sudanese President Visits Russia: Seeking Protection From The United States”

UK Statement On Presidential Elections In Somaliland On 13 November

Foreign and Commonwealth Office written statement – made on 4th December 2017. Continue reading “UK Statement On Presidential Elections In Somaliland On 13 November”

Arsenal Supports WorldRemit As First-Ever Official Online Money Transfer Partner

WorldRemit and Arsenal partner to use the power of football to find a better way to connect communities. Continue reading “Arsenal Supports WorldRemit As First-Ever Official Online Money Transfer Partner”

SD Alone In Parliament Want Sweden To Recognize Somaliland

Sweden Democrats are the only party in the Swedish parliament who wants Sweden to recognize Somaliland.  Continue reading “SD Alone In Parliament Want Sweden To Recognize Somaliland”

The Free Republic Of Liberland Has Successfully Begun The Mutual Recognition Process With The Republic Of Somaliland

BERBERA, SOMALILAND — The Free Republic of Liberland has successfully begun the mutual recognition process with the Republic of Somaliland and commenced cooperation on a number of important fronts. Continue reading “The Free Republic Of Liberland Has Successfully Begun The Mutual Recognition Process With The Republic Of Somaliland”

Nimco Ali Can’t Fly Despite Friends In High Places

A Somaliland-born Nimco Ali has problems with her visa | Ingmar Bergman’s love of landlines | Tristram Hunt is still a V&A tourist | Amber Riley’s Leading Ladies leave egos at door | Jason Isaacs slams Sean Spicer  Continue reading “Nimco Ali Can’t Fly Despite Friends In High Places”

Mohamed Farah Eyeing Tokyo After Winning Fourth Successive Great North Run

Somaliland-born Mohamed Farah says he wants to move back to Britain, but as he kicked off his full-time road running career with victory in the Simplyhealth Great North Run today, he admitted that he is unlikely to make any changes to his training set-up in the short term as he attempts to turn himself into a world-class marathon runner. Continue reading “Mohamed Farah Eyeing Tokyo After Winning Fourth Successive Great North Run”

Football For The Stateless

By: Supriya Nair
Men don’t need passports to dream of becoming Messi, as people the world forgot know Continue reading “Football For The Stateless”

Somaliland Amongst the 26 Finalists Of The 7th Annual Miss Africa Great Britain Beauty Pageant

Meet the finalists for the 7th Annual Miss Africa Great Britain Pageant taking place on the 14th of October 2017 at the Royal Regency Hall in London. The Finalists are from Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, DR of Congo, Somaliland, Cameroon, Eritrea, Somalia, Togo, Guinea, Senegal, and Lesotho. Continue reading “Somaliland Amongst the 26 Finalists Of The 7th Annual Miss Africa Great Britain Beauty Pageant”

Mohamed Farah Wins Final Track Race In Illustrious Career

Somaliland-born British track star clinches final 5,000-meter race in Zurich as he sets his sights on marathons. Continue reading “Mohamed Farah Wins Final Track Race In Illustrious Career”