Afghan museum restores Buddhist history, one broken piece at a time

KABUL (Reuters) – Restoring Afghanistan’s Buddhist artifacts that were destroyed by the Taliban 18 years ago is like working on a 1,500-year-old jigsaw puzzle, say conservators working on the latest restoration project. Mohammad Fahim Rahimi, Director of National Museum inspects … Continue reading Afghan museum restores Buddhist history, one broken piece at a time

Bosnians march in first Gay Pride under tight police protection

SARAJEVO (Reuters) – Several thousand people marched in Bosnia’s first Gay Pride on Sunday, protected by a major security operation including anti-sniper units after some conservative Muslim groups organized counter-rallies. Participants are seen during the first gay pride parade in … Continue reading Bosnians march in first Gay Pride under tight police protection