Paris rally: million marchers to take the streets Huge crowds and some 40 world leaders are expected in Paris for a unity march after 17 people were killed during three days of deadly terror attacks.More than a million marchers are expected to take the streets.The Police are seeking accomplices of the gunmen who attacked satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo and...... read more
A Suadi Arabian blogger flogged for insulting Islam Raif Badawi, a Suadi Arabian blogger has been publicly flogged after being convicted of cybercrime and insulting islam. He was sentenced to 1,000 lashes and 10 years in jail, after 50 times of flogging. The flogging will be carried out weekly, campaigners say.Mr Badawi, the co-founder of a now banned website called...... read more
AirAsia Flight 8501 debris recovered; two bodies found (CNN) -- A grim discovery in the waters off Indonesia on Tuesday dealt a heartbreaking blow to families whose loved ones were lost on AirAsia Flight QZ8501, and their anguish was felt around the world. Debris from the plane was spotted about 10 kilometers (6 miles) from the aircraft's last known location...... read more
Church announce first female Bishop In what looks like a historical event, the church of England has announced Reverend Libby Lane as the first female bishop for the Church. This came  just a month after a historic change to canon law.She will become the new Bishop of Stockport, a post that has been vacant since May.Mrs...... read more
Australian hostage-taker killed Finally, the Sydney Australian hostage-taker, who is revealed to be Haron Moris, has been killed by the country’s Police. He was killed when the Police heard gun-shots inside the Café and storming it. Moris, said to be inspired by Islamic State for Iraq and Levant (ISIL), died in the siege with...... read more
Hostage-taker demands ISIL flag : UPDATE Australian Muslim community has condemned the hostage-taking at the Lindt Chocolate Café, describing it as a “criminal act”. The hostage-taker who calls himself “the Brother” claims to have planted two bombs inside the café, and two others in different streets in the city. But Police have not been able to confirm...... read more
EU condemns Kano Central Mosque attack The European Union has condemned the attack on Kano Central Mosque,during the Friday Jumat prayers in which dozens were killed. "By targeting a Muslim place of worship,the terroists have again shown their complete disrespect for the sacredness of human life,as well as their desire only to spread terror and suffering",EU High Representative,Federica Mogherini,said...... read more
Obama defends immigration reforms United States President, Barack Obama, has said he will press for further immigration reform, after Republicans condemned his use of executive powers on the issue.   Obama said he had no choice but to act, accusing the Republicans of blocking a bill in Congress, and vowed to make permanent reform a...... read more
US President Barack Obama unveils sweeping immigration reforms President Barack Obama has unveiled far reaching US immigration reforms that will protect over 5 million people from deportation,testing the limits of his presidential powers,and inviting a showdown with the newly emboldened Republicans. In a speech on Thursday night,President Obama, announced plans to protect nearly five million immigrants who are living illegally in...... read more
Israeli government to demolish attackers’ homes Latest news from Israel shows that Benjamin Netanyahu, the Prime Minister of the Middle Eastern country, has promised that his government will respond with a strong hand against the murder of four Jewish rabbis earlier today. The attack, which took place early on Tuesday, November 18, when two Palestinians rushed into...... read more
Breaking news : Jerusalem Synagogue attack kills four (BBC) At least four Israelis have been killed and eight injured when two men with a pistol, knives and axes attacked a West Jerusalem synagogue, police say.The attackers - Palestinians from East Jerusalem - were shot dead, police say.Jerusalem has seen tensions between Israelis and Palestinians soar, with a string of...... read more
US State Department network shut down owing to hackers News emerged at the weekend that the US State Department shut down its unclassified network after it was noticed to have been hacked.The shut down which is said to be part of scheduled routine maintenance would impact email traffic and access to public websites. The hackers are said to have breached...... read more
German FM warns against 'religious conflict' in Mideast German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Saturday warned against turning the conflict between the Palestinians and the Israelis into a religious one. Steinmeier said his country had backed the establishment of an independent Palestinian state so that this state and Israel could live side by side in an atmosphere of peace and security....... read more
G20 Summit; West-Russia tension dominate discussion The G20 Summit comprising of leaders from world's strongest economies has started in the Australian city of Brisbane, with the crisis in Ukraine expected to take the centre-stage.   The two-day summit,promises to be a showdown between Western leaders and Russian President Vladimir Putin, amid fresh reports of Russian troops pushing into eastern...... read more
Steps "agreed" to calm Jerusalem tensions US Secretary of State,John Kerry has said that steps geared towards calming tensions between the Israelis and Palestinians have been agreed at Amman.Giving sketchy details,Kerry said firm commitments have been made to maintain the status quo in occupied east Jerusalem,after talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Jordan's king Abdullah...... read more
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