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September 3 2014

From Emergent Africa Wed Sep 3 2014, 15:48:00

Making Education:

One of the emerging trends from the 2014 NMC Horizon Report is the growing prevalence of MakerSpaces in education. MakerSpaces (also called HackerSpaces) are places where people gather to build projects, collaborate, and incubate ideas. The best way to think of them is like "Industrial Arts class" for the 21st Century -- a flexible place where people can come together to do real-world, authentic work tasks outside of a traditional business setting.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Sep 3 2014, 12:16:38

A far-right magazine has sparked a firestorm of controversy by describing France's new education minister as a "Moroccan Muslim at the head of national education" and calling the appointment of the 36-year-old rising star a "provocation".

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Sep 3 2014, 12:08:24

France said Wednesday "conditions" were not in place to deliver the first of two Mistral-class warships to Russia, a move planned later this year that has sparked controversy given the crisis in Ukraine.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Sep 3 2014, 10:04:21

France's decision to suspend the delivery of Russian-bound warships is likely to raise alarm bells at the Saint-Nazaire dockyard, where Russian sailors have been training aboard the first of two Mistral-class helicopter carriers, the Vladivostok.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Sep 3 2014, 01:47:53

Seven months after President François Hollande's scandalous breakup with Valérie Trierweiler made headlines around the world, France's former first lady reveals her side of the story in a tell-all book expected to hit bookstores on Thursday.

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September 2 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Sep 2 2014, 23:52:44

A young French mother was reunited with her daughter on Wednesday almost a year after the two-year-old was abducted by her father, who travelled to Turkey in an attempt to join Syrian Islamic militants.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Sep 2 2014, 21:02:11

US President Barack Obama has ordered 350 more troops to Baghdad to protect the US Embassy in the Iraqi capital and is sending top officials to the Middle East in its battle against Islamic State militants, the White House said on Tuesday.

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From Africa in Transition Tue Sep 2 2014, 15:09:20

The Nigeria Security Network, a group of academics and think tankers, has issued a special report on the remarkable expansion...

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Sep 2 2014, 14:38:38

France is in debt to the tune of 2,000 billion euros. Could selling off the country's art make a dent in that figure?

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Tue Sep 2 2014, 13:30:36

A video posted online Tuesday purported to show the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State group (IS), which described it as retribution for continued US airstrikes in Iraq.

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