VOA News: Human Interest Fri, 06 Nov 2009 13:31:00 -0400 http://www.voanews.com/ Up to the minute news from Voice of America Berlin Wall Remembrances Vary Fri, 06 Nov 2009 13:31:00 +0200 Fri, 06 Nov 2009 13:31:00 -0400 Fri, 06 Nov 2009 13:31:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/newsanalysis/2009-11-06-voa12.cfm?rss=human interest The Berlin Wall - still emblematic of the divide between democratic states and totalitarian ones - fell 20 years ago. Eyewitnesses and journalists on both sides reflect on its meaning for people in societies at different levels of political freedom today "www.voanews.com/english/NewsAnalysis/2009-11-06-voa12.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Couple Creates Charity to Help Britain's Wounded Troops Fri, 06 Nov 2009 13:33:48 +0200 Fri, 06 Nov 2009 13:33:48 -0400 Fri, 06 Nov 2009 13:33:48 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-06-voa13.cfm?rss=human interest Hope for Heroes inspires thousands to help too "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-06-voa13.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Syrian Novelist Talks About Impediments to Greater Democracy in the Arab World Fri, 06 Nov 2009 15:01:00 +0200 Fri, 06 Nov 2009 15:01:00 -0400 Fri, 06 Nov 2009 15:01:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/newsanalysis/2009-11-06-voa22.cfm?rss=human interest Syrian novelist and democracy activist Ammar Abdulhamid talks about impediments to and incentives for greater democracy in the Arab world "www.voanews.com/english/NewsAnalysis/2009-11-06-voa22.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" 'Children of War' Documents Rehabilitation of Former Child Soldiers Fri, 06 Nov 2009 17:04:56 +0200 Fri, 06 Nov 2009 17:04:56 -0400 Fri, 06 Nov 2009 17:04:56 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-06-voa33.cfm?rss=human interest American Filmmaker Bryan Single seeks to draw attention to victims of war "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-06-voa33.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Russian Physicist, H-Bomb Scientist Ginzburg Dies at 93 Mon, 09 Nov 2009 16:03:04 +0200 Mon, 09 Nov 2009 16:03:04 -0400 Mon, 09 Nov 2009 16:03:04 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-09-voa26.cfm?rss=human interest Vitaly Ginzburg won the 2003 Nobel Physics Prize for his work on superconductors and superfluids "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-09-voa26.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Low Status Of Women Impairs Their Health Mon, 09 Nov 2009 16:31:11 +0200 Mon, 09 Nov 2009 16:31:11 -0400 Mon, 09 Nov 2009 16:31:11 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-09-voa29.cfm?rss=human interest A new WHO report finds girls and women worldwide miss out on the health care they need because of discrimination "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-09-voa29.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Fields of Paper Poppies Flourish in Britain in Rememberance of Armistice Day Mon, 09 Nov 2009 16:48:12 +0200 Mon, 09 Nov 2009 16:48:12 -0400 Mon, 09 Nov 2009 16:48:12 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-09-voa31.cfm?rss=human interest War in Afghanistan gives added significance to annual observation of end of World War One "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-09-voa31.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Obama Honors US Military Veterans Wed, 11 Nov 2009 12:37:13 +0200 Wed, 11 Nov 2009 12:37:13 -0400 Wed, 11 Nov 2009 12:37:13 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-11-voa11.cfm?rss=human interest President makes traditional Veterans Day presidential visit to Arlington National Cemetery to honor all who have served in US military "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-11-voa11.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Britain's Latest War Dead Come Home to Rest Wed, 11 Nov 2009 14:28:34 +0200 Wed, 11 Nov 2009 14:28:34 -0400 Wed, 11 Nov 2009 14:28:34 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-11-voa19.cfm?rss=human interest Many Britons question military mission in Afghanistan "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-11-voa19.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" French, German Leaders Commemorate Armistice Day Wed, 11 Nov 2009 09:41:00 +0200 Wed, 11 Nov 2009 09:41:00 -0400 Wed, 11 Nov 2009 09:41:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-11-voa20.cfm?rss=human interest Two days after 20th anniversary celebrations of fall of Berlin Wall, leaders meet in Paris in another symbol of growing European unity "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-11-voa20.cfm?RSS=Human Interest"