Julia Gillard: Women still blocked from politics by inequality

Julia Gillard: Women still blocked from politics by inequality

Julia Gillard, former Australian prime minister, talks to IBTimes UK at Global Education and Skills Forum in Dubai about womens leadership and how women tend not to be represented in positions of power. She says there are obstacles in stopping women get to the top. 6 days ago
Kim Jong-un oversees North Koreas high-thrust rocket engine test

Kim Jong-un oversees North Koreas high-thrust rocket engine test

North Korea has tested a new high-thrust rocket engine. Leader Kim Jong-un personally monitored the test calling it a new birth of North Korea’s rocket industry. The rocket engine could be used for long-range missiles. Recently, the U.S. and China agreed to persuade North Korea to move away from its weapons programmes. 6 days ago
Rock n roll legend Chuck Berry dies, aged 90

Rock n roll legend Chuck Berry dies, aged 90

Rock n roll legend Chuck Berry has died aged 90. He was found unresponsive at his home in St. Charles County, Missouri.Chuck Berry was born in 1926 and learnt to play the blues guitar as a teenager. He formed his first band in 1952 and worked on new songs all his life.Musicians around the world paid tribute to the late singer. Berry is survived by his wife of 68 years Themetta Toddy Suggs and four children. 6 days ago