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NZ: Preacher under fire over gay claim

BBC:-A New Zealand preacher is facing a backlash after saying that earthquakes could be caused by homosexuality. A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck South Island last week, killing two people. Brian Tamaki,...

Dubai: Woman charged after reporting gang rape

RT:-A UK tourist has been arrested and charged in Dubai for having “extramarital sex” after she reported being gang raped by two British men. The 25-year-old woman was on holiday...
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Outrage over post about Michelle Obama

BBC:-A racist Facebook post about Michelle Obama has caused a major controversy involving a town mayor in the US state of West Virginia. Pamela Ramsey Taylor, who runs a local...

New Zealand: Two dead after earthquake

BBC: Two people have died after a powerful magnitude-7.8 earthquake struck New Zealand's South Island. Prime Minister John Key said further details were not yet known. The US Geological Survey said...

Polish women get free self defence training

BBC:-The Polish defence ministry is launching free nationwide classes for women to learn unarmed combat. The classes will start at 30 military facilities, running from 19 November until 3 June....

Gay sportsmen urged to ‘come out’

BBC:-Gay Premier League footballers would perform better if they were to come out, a parliamentary hearing on homophobia in sport has been told in England. British race walker Tom Bosworth...
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Protests erupt after Trump victory

New York Post:-Protests erupted in Northern California early Wednesday after Donald Trump was declared the next president of the United States. According to KTVU, about 100 protesters gathered in Oakland...
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Statement on the Prevention of Genocide and on the situation in and around...

(New York, 1 November 2016) The Special Adviser of the Secretary-General on the Prevention of Genocide, Adama Dieng, condemns in the strongest terms the continued, absolute disregard for international...

Trump cries foul after FBI clears Clinton

BBC:-Donald Trump has accused the FBI of impropriety after it once again said that Hillary Clinton should not face criminal charges over her emails. The FBI director said a fresh...

Clinton cleared again

CNN:-FBI Director James Comey told lawmakers Sunday the agency hasn't changed its opinion that Hillary Clinton should not face criminal charges after a review of new emails. "Based on our...