Last Updated 02 | 09 | 2014 at 17:12

News / World

A two-year old girl has died in a van after being left for what police described an “extended period of time” in high temperatures. The case happened in Roanoke, Virginia. The Van was parked in a...Read More >>

  • It is time to unmask the corrupt in Switzerland

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 14:27

    Switzerland must make it much harder for the corrupt to hide behind secret companies if the country wants to keep criminal activity out of its financial system, Transparency International Switzerland said today as it launched the "Unmask the Corrupt" campaign in...
  • World Children’s Picture Contest 2014

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 12:03

    The IE-NO-HIKARI Association in Japan is currently organising the 22nd Annual World Children’s Picture Contest. This contest has been orgainsed since 1993 with the aim of creating friendship among children all over the world as well as to assist in the development of...
  • Moscow Sustains NATO to be 'Deteriorating Relations with Russia'

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 11:04

    Russia will be adjusting its military policies, due to the influence of NATO’s militia at its borders. "Everything indicates the disposition of the authorities of the United States and NATO to continue deteriorating the relations with Russia," says Mikhail Popov,...
  • Amerli Liberated (With the help of Iran): A Turning Point for Iraqi Forces

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 10:06

    The confirmation to cross the lines of the trenches and bunkers of the Islamic State was given around 14.00hrs. "Let’s go, the assault is broken. Our patrols are detonating the mines. The Snipers have retreated. The road to Amerli is safe, and Turkmen await us. Yallah...
  • Peace visit to Japan by the International Peace Advocate Mr. Lee

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 08:52

    On the 70th Anniversary of the end of World War II, South Korean peace advocate and Chairman of Heavenly Culture World Peace Restoration of Light (HWPL) Mr. Man Hee Lee made a 3-day visit to Japan, following his visit to China. Amongst the topics of discussion during...
  • "Recent attacks, ongoing kidnappings, and arbitrary must be condemned"

    Date: Mon, 01/09/2014 - 11:36

    Recent attacks, ongoing kidnappings, and arbitrary and unjustified incarcerations of journalists around the world must be condemned and opposed by the international community, a group of international freedom of expression rapporteurs* said today.
  • Building in Rosny-Sous-Bois, Paris collapses due to explosion

    Date: Sun, 31/08/2014 - 16:50

    Eleven people were injured – at least four seriously after an explosion in a four-storey apartment building in Paris. One child and an elderly woman have been found dead whilst others are trapped in rubble. Rescue teams are currently searching through the rubble to...
  • Migrant boat capsizes near the coast of Tripoli

    Date: Sun, 31/08/2014 - 16:00

    According to a Libyan coast guard official said a boat carrying more than 100 migrants has capsized off the coast near the capital. Abdel-Latif Mohammed said the coast guard found the damaged rubber boat early Sunday off the shores of al-Qarbouli, 50 kilometres east of...
  • OSCE Mission to Montenegro and partners to raise awareness of road safety for children

    Date: Sun, 31/08/2014 - 15:05

    A media campaign aiming to raise awareness of road and traffic safety, particularly among children, has been launched by the OSCE Mission to Montenegro and its partners. The campaign will run from 31 August to 30 September 2014. The campaign will draw attention to the...
  • Russian authorities must end impunity for attacks on journalists, says OSCE Representative following another attack in Pskov

    Date: Sat, 30/08/2014 - 16:02

    OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Dunja Mijatović today called for the Russian authoities to fully investigate and prosecute all attacks on journalist following an attack against journalist Lev Schlosberg in Pskov, in western Russia.