Pope Francis Takes 12 Refugees Back to Vatican After Trip to Greece Pope Francis made an emotional visit into the heart of Europe’s migrant crisis on Saturday and took 12 Muslim refugees from Syria, including six children, with him back to Rome aboard the papal plane. The action punctuated the pope’s pleas for sympathy to the crisis confronting the refugees just as European attitudes are hardening against […]

The pontiff visited Lesbos, the heart of Europe’s migrant crisis, asking for deeper sympathy at a moment when attitudes are hardening.

Panama Papers: US launches criminal inquiry into tax avoidance claims US attorney for Manhattan says Department of Justice has opened investigation related to revelations exposed in massive leak of documents The US Department of Justice has launched a criminal investigation into the widespread international tax avoidance schemes exposed by the Panama Papers leak, published by the Guardian and other journalistic partners. Preet Bharara, the US […]

Panama Papers: US launches criminal inquiry into tax avoidance claims - US attorney for Manhattan says Department of Justice has opened investigation relate

UN backs prohibitionist drug policies despite call for more ‘humane solution’ Plan adopted at special session focuses on reform and cooperation between nations but maintains policies that criminalise non-medical or scientific drug use The first United Nations general assembly special session on drugs in almost two decades has approved an agreement that leaves in place the prohibitionist policies banning narcotics use, despite growing international discontent with […]

UN backs prohibitionist drug policies despite call for more ‘humane solution’

Omar Khadr engaged to human rights activist who helped in Gitmo release Muna Abougoush was among the people pushing for ex-detainee’s release Supporters still urging Canada to launch inquiry into authorities’ actions Nearly a year after his release from prison, Omar Khadr – the Canadian who was once one of Guantánamo Bay’s youngest prisoners – is engaged to be married to a human rights activist who helped […]

Omar Khadr engaged to human rights activist who helped in Gitmo release

Dilma Rousseff taunt opens old wounds of dictatorship era’s torture in Brazil Brazilian president says accuser’s comments are ‘lamentable’ and says responses towards her reveal ‘a degree of prejudice against women’ The old wounds and new divisions opened up by Brazil’s impeachment vote were evident on Tuesday when Dilma Rousseff said it was “lamentable” that one of her accusers had glorified the torture used against her and […]

Dilma Rousseff taunt opens old wounds of dictatorship era’s torture in Brazil

Canadian town issues noise warning to mother of children playing outside Coquitlam mayor said warning was ‘extreme case’ as Jana D’Addabbo got multiple complaints from neighbors for her children creating ‘noise that disturbs’ At what point does the sound of children playing in the spring weather become an infraction of the law? It’s a question that has stirred up a vociferous debate in the small Canadian […]

Coquitlam mayor said warning was ‘extreme case’ as Jana D’Addabbo got multiple complaints from neighbors for her children creating ‘noise that disturbs’

Message in a bottle, promising finder a shilling, bobs up after 108 years Communication thrown into sea by Plymouth biologist in 1906 and found by German woman confirmed as oldest in the world When the distinguished marine biologist threw his message in a bottle into the sea, asking whoever found it to contact him, he wasn’t expecting a speedy response. Which is just as well, because it took […]

Message in bottle that washed up on a North Sea island confirmed as world's oldest

Swiss halt Muslim family’s citizenship process after refusal to shake hands Brothers refused to shake female teachers’ hands because it violated their faith but politicians say school officials’ compromise went against Swiss culture Switzerland has suspended the citizenship process for the family of two teenage Muslim brothers after the boys’ refusal to shake hands with their female teachers sparked a national debate over religious freedoms. The […]

Swiss halt Muslim family’s citizenship process after refusal to shake hands

Beware of ‘Dangerous Love’ with foreign spies, China tells its women Dashing foreigner ‘David’ tempts hapless state worker ‘Little Li’ into handing over state secrets in cartoon posters put on display by government China has marked “National Security Education Day” with a poster warning young female government workers about dating handsome foreigners who could turn out to be spies.A 16-panel cartoon poster entitled Dangerous Love, tells […]

Beware of ‘Dangerous Love’ with foreign spies, China tells its women

Fidel Castro bids farewell to Cuba’s Communist party congress Valedictory speech reinforces message revolutionary generation will stay in control even as its members age and die and relations with US are normalised For half a century his existence has mocked the superpower that tried to kill, topple and isolate him. Fidel Castro seemed immortal, and there was nothing the US could do about it. […]

Fidel Castro during the closure of the Cuban Communist party congress at the Palacio de las Convenciones in Havana on Tuesday.


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The pontiff visited Lesbos, the heart of Europe’s migrant crisis, asking for deeper sympathy at a moment when attitudes are hardening.

British hiker Harry Greaves, who went missing in the Peruvian Andes nearly two weeks ago, has been confirmed dead by his family.

British Hiker Missing In Peru Is Found Dead

UK Tourist Hiker Harry Greaves Found Dead in Peru Harry Greaves a British tourist that went to Peru and was found dead in the Andes Mountains.

Police in Tehran are deploying 7,000 undercover morality agents tasked with a fresh crackdown on women defying strict rules on the wearing of the hijab, among other offences deemed unIslami

Influx of morality police to patrol the streets of Tehran

Police in Tehran are deploying undercover morality agents tasked with a fresh crackdown on women defying strict rules on the wearing of the hijab, among other offences deemed unIslami

Brazilian congress votes to impeach president Dilma Rousseff Government concedes after lower house overwhelmingly backs move to remove Rousseff, who now faces vote in senate Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff suffered a crushing defeat on Sunday as a hostile and corruption-tainted congress voted to impeach her.In a rowdy session of the lower house presided over by the president’s nemesis, house speaker Eduardo Cunha, voting […]

Brazilian congress votes to impeach president Dilma Rousseff

Sanders draws record crowd in Brooklyn as Democratic race takes darker tone Vermont senator draws closer to former secretary of state in as she begins effort to court his voters and concentrate on Republican opponents“Do they still have the seals and elephants?” pondered Bernie Sanders as he began his penultimate New York rally in a park he knew from childhood trips to the zoo. “I never thought […]

Sanders draws record crowd in Brooklyn as Democratic race takes darker tone Vermont senator draws closer to former secretary of state in as she begins effort to court his voters and concentrate on Republican opponents“Do they still have the seals and elephants?” pondered Bernie Sanders as he began his penultimate New York rally in a park he knew from childhood trips to the zoo. “I never thought […]

Buildups by the United States, Russia and China unsettle the balance of destructive force that has kept the nuclear peace for more than a half-century.

Race for Latest Class of Nuclear Arms Threatens to Revive Cold War

Race for Latest Class of Nuclear Arms Threatens to Revive Cold War. Buildups by the United States, Russia and China unsettle the balance of destructive force that has kept the nuclear peace for more than a half-century.

The second night of a major electronic music festival being held in Argentina’s capital was cancelled after the deaths of at least five people of suspected drug overdoses. Another five people were in critical condition. Health officials in Buenos Aires said two people in their 20s died during the Time Warp festival on Friday and […] http://www.newsinglobal.com/?p=1400

Several people die of suspected drug overdoses at Argentine music festival

Isis revenue drops nearly a third after loss of territory shrinks tax base Jihadists including raising taxes and creating levies including fines for not being able to answer questions on the Koran, say US analystsIslamic State’s revenues have dropped about 30% since mid-2015, forcing the group to introduce a range of new taxes, a research group has said. “In mid-2015, the Islamic State’s overall monthly revenue was around […]

Isis revenue drops nearly a third after loss of territory shrinks tax base

Farmers in Arid India Share Camps With Their Cattle The cattle camp, on a dusty back road lined with thorny babul trees that seem to thrive no matter how weak the rains, is just about impossible to miss. On a recent day, nearly 3,000 impassive animals took shelter from the midday heat under makeshift tents. They munched the 30 pounds or so of hacked-up […]

Farmers in Arid India Share Camps With Their Cattle

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