What is the Madrid Walls?

The walls of the medieval city of Barcelona are still visible from the streets.The walls were designed to shield the city from attacks by the Spanish king, but they were also used as a defence against the Muslim invaders of the 13th century.Madrid, with a population of 5 million, was one of the largest cities […]

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Why the MADRID WALLED CITY DELHI WALL is a great story

MADRIDS, India— It’s a good thing Madrid’s walls are still standing, because it means the city’s police are keeping the streets free from gangs.But there’s no guarantee the city will keep them as long as its police force remains largely understaffed, a problem that’s worsened since January’s deadly attack on a security checkpoint near the […]

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When: 7 pm ET (8 pm PT) | Where: Sydney, Australia

On Wednesday, March 10, the world will witness the final day of the 2015-16 Olympic Games, when the men’s and women’s basketball teams will face off for the gold and silver medals.But what if the men have to play a game of cat and mouse with the ladies?That’s what’s happening in the world of “Kongregate,” […]

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Why does Italy have a wall?

Delhi, India: In the city of Delhi in north India, a wall of stone has been built to block out the city’s rival, New Delhi.The walls of stone have been constructed to keep out foreign invaders from India, as well as illegal immigrants from Pakistan and Bangladesh.Delhi has a population of around 10 million people, […]

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