Indian man unrepentant after beheading daughter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A father in northwestern India remained unrepentant after beheading his daughter with a ceremonial sword in a rage over her relationships with men, police said. The more…

WHO releases abortion how-to guide

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LIFENEWS) — The World Health Organization (WHO) has released a second edition of “Safe abortion: technical and policy guidance for health systems.” This document is updated from the more…

'Energizer commie' won't go away!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer nRUK3v9o] Just over a year after Egyptians demanded and eventually got the resignation of President Hosni Mubarak, many of those people are back in the streets over more…

Terrorists seek end of Saudi monarchy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…

Russia stands by support for al-Assad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – Russia and China still aren't ready to give up on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad since his downfall would give Saudi Arabia a major leg up over more…

Outsourcing in India faces offshore woe

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wall Street Journal) In movies and TV sitcoms, India's outsourcing industry is a jolly place. But there's trouble in the world's back office. Outsourcing contributes nearly $69 billion more…

Twitter sets off jitters as 'bug' hits site

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Twitter said a "cascading bug" caused outages Thursday affecting millions of users of the wildly popular site, and dismissed claims of a hacker attack. The outage more…

China's manufacturing hits 7-month low

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Chinese manufacturing activity hit a seven-month low in June, data from HSBC showed Thursday, putting pressure on Beijing to do more to boost the world's second-largest more…

Muslims trying for revolution in Nigeria

by Michael Carl -- Reports are documenting how more than 100 people have been killed as a result of gun battles between Muslim Boko Haram guerrillas and Nigerian soldiers in the northern more…