Kim Jong-un's ex-lover executed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) – Hyon Song-wol, a singer, rumoured to be a former lover of the North Korean leader, is said to have been arrested on Aug 17 with 11 more…

Man arrested for honking at mosque

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Swedish prosecutors have decided to charge a 22-year-old man for honking his horn outside the Fittja mosque in Stockholm, citing his intention to disturb the Muslim more…

Global-warming scientists: Slowdown only temporary

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) A slowing in global warming that climate sceptics say undermines the greenhouse theory is simply a "hiatus" from higher temperatures, scientists said on Wednesday. Grasping one more…

Russia sends at least 12 warships to Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) In a move considered aggressive by U.S. and European officials, Russia has sent at least 12 warships to patrol waters near its naval base in more…

'A pity they both can't lose'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) As the hulking US war machine comes to life, pivoting menacingly toward Syria, five insights and one suggestion regarding the developing situation to the north: more…

Killed for Christ, but who remembers?

by Marisa Martin -- Today portions of Islam seek to create their own "martyrdom," yet many more Christians are unwillingly and forcibly finding it: 176,000 a year, 482 a day or 1 more…