Iranian International Master Dorsa Derakhshani discusses her chess career with Wikinews

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 In February 2017, the Iranian Chess Federation announced two teenage chess players, Dorsa Derakhshani and her younger brother Borna Derakhshani, were ...
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Victims of torture among detainees facing death penalty in Guantanamo

Monday, February 11, 2008 Military prosecutors at the Guantanamo Bay detention camp announced charges on Monday against six captives they claim were involved in the ...
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On the campaign trail in the USA, October 2020

Monday, November 2, 2020 The following is the sixth and final edition of a monthly series chronicling the 2020 United States presidential election. It features ...
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Cyprus, Latvia and Malta are a step closer to adopting euro

Sunday, May 1, 2005 Cyprus, Latvia and Malta, three states which joined the European Union in May 2004, exactly one year ago, today became members ...
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Sweden’s Crown Princess marries long-time boyfriend

Monday, June 21, 2010 Sweden’s first royal wedding since 1976 took place Saturday when Crown Princess Victoria, 32, married her long-time boyfriend and former personal ...
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Poland’s Makowska takes category B wheelchair fencing bronze at the London Paralympics

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 London, England— Marta Makowska of Poland narrowly defeated Jingjing Zhou of China with a score of 15 to 14 in the ...
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Rare Middle East cyclone batters Oman

Thursday, June 7, 2007 Tropical Storm Gonu headed toward Iran today, after lashing Oman for two days with high winds and torrential rains, and causing ...
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‘Fockers’ set to meet another weekend title

Friday, December 31, 2004 U.S. and Canada — With no new competition to speak of, last week’s Hollywood fare is set to once again dominate ...
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Richard Hammond injured in jet-powered car crash

Wednesday, September 20, 2006 Richard Hammond, a British television presenter known for presenting shows such as Top Gear and Brainiac, is in a “stable” condition ...
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Buffalo, N.Y. hotel proposal approved by Common Council

Buffalo, N.Y. Hotel Proposal Controversy Recent Developments “Old deeds threaten Buffalo, NY hotel development” — Wikinews, November 21, 2006 “Proposal for Buffalo, N.Y. hotel reportedly ...
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