Indonesian and three Nigerians executed for drug crimes

The bodies of the executed prisoners were brought back the mainland amid a tight police presence BBC – Indonesia has carried out the executions of four drug convicts, including three foreigners. The Indonesian man and three Nigerians were killed by firing squad shortly after midnight local time (17:00 GMT) at the Nusakambangan prison island. A More...

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By Admin On Friday, July 15th, 2016

84 killed by lorry at Bastille Day celebrations

BBC News – At least 84 people have died, including children, after a lorry slammed through a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in the southern French city of Nice. The driver ploughed on for 2km (1.2 miles) on More...

By Admin On Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

United Nations: UN Aid Appeal for More Than $21B Going Unheeded

FILE – A doctor attends to a malnourished child at a refugee camp in Yola, Nigeria. The number of people worldwide in need of humanitarian assistance has soared to a record-breaking 130 million, U.N. figures More...

By Admin On Monday, April 18th, 2016

Ecuador earthquake: Desperate search for survivors as deaths rise

BBC News – Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa has warned that the death toll from a powerful earthquake which has killed 272 people is likely to rise. There were desperate scenes as rescuers and family More...

By Admin On Sunday, April 17th, 2016

60-Y-O Christian Woman Publicly Caned 30 Times for Breaking Islamic Law in Indonesia

A Christian woman was tried and caned 30 times in Aceh, Indonesia’s most conservative Islamic region, for selling alcohol and breaking Shariah law. International Christian Concern reported Wednesday that it More...