Mother Teresa was aware of her celebrity status

Mother Teresa was born on August 26, 1910 as Agnesë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu.

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Who will own the Nort Pole?

Perhaps nobody but at stake is the soil and subsoil of almost all of the Arctic Ocean. Russian explorers planted their national flag on the seabed bellow the North Pole. Under international law, the five states with territory inside the Arctic Circle — Canada, Norway, Russia, the United States and Denmark via its control of Greenland — have a 320-kilometer economic zone around the Arctic coastline.

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Dispute over Kashmir: A decades of animosity

The modern day states Pakistan and India were established sixty years ago on August 14, 1947, respectively on August 15, 1947.

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Leaders from North and South Korea are to hold their second-ever summit

It was announced the summit between the South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun an North Korea’s Kim Jong-il will take place in Pyongyang. The new summit comes seven years after the first one, when Kim Jong-il met then-South Korean President Kim Dae-jung.

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