5 year old girl fights for life after ‘rape’

Apr 21st, 2013 | By | Category: Foreign Affairs

After the kidnapping and rape of a 5 year old girl in New Delhi, demonstrators protest at police headquarters over reported malfeasance by officers handling the case. Young girl was in serious condition Saturday after being raped and tortured by a man who held her in a locked room in India’s capital for two days, […]

British woman in India, fearing a sexual assault ‘shouted for help for hour’

Mar 25th, 2013 | By | Category: Foreign Affairs

A British woman who jumped from a hotel balcony in India fearing a sexual assault said on Sunday she shouted for help for more than an hour before she fled. Jessica Davies, 31, from London, said she had barricaded the door of her hotel room in Agra with furniture to stop two men from entering. […]

Magnitude 8 earthquake strikes Solomons Islands

Feb 6th, 2013 | By | Category: Foreign Affairs

A major magnitude 8 earthquake was feared to have flattened villages in the Solomon Islands on Wednesday and triggered a tsunami. A wave measuring 3 feet reached the Solomon Islands after the quake, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said. for more information please visit >> http://www.stuff.co.nz/taranaki-daily-news/8269740/Magnitude-8-quake-hits-off-Solomon-Islands

NATO commandos in illegal special ops in Syria

Mar 7th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured articles, Foreign Affairs

Undercover NATO troops are already in Syria despite denials from their parent governments, according to a leaked brief from a highly-placed analyst. ­ The information comes from a hacked email from leading private US intelligence agency Stratfor, whose correspondence has been released by Wikileaks since February 27. The email appears to be written from the […]

Australian Police Brutalize OWS Protesters

Oct 25th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured articles, Foreign Affairs

On Friday, violence erupted during the Occupy Melbourne protests when about 400 police evicted demonstrators who had been camping in the city square for nearly a week, reports ABC in Sydney. “Victoria’s Police Minister was forced to defend the behavior of officers after demonstrators called for the state’s ombudsman to investigate 43 alleged cases of […]