Mexico steps up efforts to stop migrants heading to the United States

Mexican authorities redoubled their efforts this weekend to dissuade migrants from crossing Mexico to the United States by detaining 100 people in the south of the country and stationing National…

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Which countries are the most peaceful and the most dangerous?

Canada remains one of the most peaceful countries in a world where the overall level of security is declining. It ranks sixth in the 2018 World Peace Index (IPI), produced…

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Beijing and Moscow deny listening to Trump’s cell phone

On Thursday, Beijing and Moscow denied a New York Times article claiming that their services listened to Donald Trump’s mobile phone. The American newspaper, which quotes anonymous official sources, says…

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Genetics confirms that there are 6 subspecies of tigers (not 2 or 5)

A team of geneticists confirmed that there were six subspecies of surviving tigers today, not two or five as other classifications suggest. The number of subspecies is important for the…

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The number of billionaires is surging

The rich got richer than ever last year, with China leading the way. The Swiss bank UBS revealed Friday that its annual survey of billionaires around the world had revealed…

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Giant mosquitoes: strange sightings after the passage of a hurricane

Although it looks like an idea out of science fiction, giant mosquitoes exist. They wait for the dry season to pass to get out of their eggs, when the flooding…

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