'Hundreds slaughtered' aboard migrant boat

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AFP) Rohinga and Bangladeshi migrants on board a foundering vessel off Indonesia fought with axes, knives and metal bars in vicious clashes that left at least 100 dead, more…

Mass rape of females captured by Boko Haram

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (i24news) Hundreds of women and girls who were kidnapped by Boko Haram were raped, some repeatedly, in what officials have described as a deliberate strategy by the Islamist more…

HSBC to charge for holding deposits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — HSBC is to start charging other banks for depositing money in currencies of countries that have negative interest rates. Europe's biggest bank will join a number more…

Saudis in talks to buy Pakistan's nukes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (JERUSALEM POST) Saudi Arabia has reportedly held talks with Pakistan for the purchase of nuclear weapons amid the ongoing nuclear negotiations between world powers and Iran, according to more…

Jihadists cashed in on welfare benefits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE LOCAL) According to an Employment Ministry document obtained by Radio24syv, the Danish Security and Intelligence Service (PET) told the Danish Agency for Labour Market and Recruitment (STAR) more…

Elian Gonzalez wants to come to U.S.

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer N3j8jD8p] Elian Gonzalez, the Cuban who at the age of 6 was found floating in waters of Florida's coastline, after the boat he was sailing with his more…

Army chief: '2-fingered virginity test' is key

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — The commander of Indonesia’s armed forces has defended the use of invasive virginity tests for women who want to join the military. On Thursday, a human more…