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Sunday, January 31st 2016 12:06 AM
  The Turkish coastguard on Saturday recovered the bodies of women and children washed up on a beach after yet another migrant boat sank while trying to reach Europe, leaving at least 37 dead. In harrowing scenes reminiscent of the death of Aylan Kurdi, the Syrian toddler photographed lying dead on a Turkish beach in September, the body of a
Thursday, January 28th 2016 12:04 PM
Sweden intends to expel as many as 80,000 refugees and migrants who arrived in 2015 and whose applications for asylum have been rejected. "We are talking about 60,000 people, but the number could climb to 80,000," Interior Minister Anders Ygeman was quoted as saying by Swedish media. He added on Wednesday the government has asked police and
Thursday, January 28th 2016 01:01 AM
The refugee boy accused of murdering a Swedish social worker at the centre where he lived is being held at a psychiatric hospital amid fears he will flee the country if he is set free, prosecutors said today. The 15-year-old Somali is being detained at a high security hospital that treats patients with 'psychotic illnesses' after police warned he
Wednesday, January 27th 2016 01:10 PM
French Justice Minister Christiane Taubira has stepped down from her job, shortly before MPs are due to debate plans to strip people convicted of terrorism of their citizenship. Ms Taubira was known to disagree with the controversial proposals, The citizenship plans were put forward after the 13 November Paris attacks in which 130 people were
Wednesday, January 27th 2016 06:01 AM
  when anti-government protests spread from Tunisia to Egypt, Libya, and Syria five years ago, optimists declared that the Middle East was on the precipice of a dramatic democratic transformation. Among the most optimistic were the leaders of Turkey, who saw the upheaval as an opportunity to realize their neo-Ottoman dream of positioning
Tuesday, January 26th 2016 10:11 PM
Coastliner buses from Leeds to Whitby, Filey, Scarborough and Bridlington are going to be capable of transferring twice as many passengers soon, with the introduction of the “quad-decker” Coastliner set to trial from March 2016. The bus operator expressed it had seen a gap in the market for four-tier buses and expect them to encourage
Tuesday, January 26th 2016 03:13 PM
Malaysia's top prosecutor has cleared Prime Minister Najib Razak of corruption in a long-running financial scandal that has gripped the nation.The attorney-general's office said the $681m (£479m) that Mr Najib received in his bank account was a personal donation from the Saudi royal family.Critics had alleged the money came from state-owned
Tuesday, January 26th 2016 12:19 PM
A 22-year-old woman has been stabbed to death at a refugee shelter for unaccompanied children in Sweden. Police said the staff member, named by Swedish media as Alexandra Mezher, was taken to hospital but died of her injuries. Relatives described her as "an angel", telling Expressen: “It is so terrible. She was a person who wanted to do
Monday, January 25th 2016 10:22 PM
Islamic State militants could be planning 'large scale' attacks in the UK and rest of Europe, international authorities have warned. Europol , the European Union's law enforcement agency, claims the continent is facing the most significant terrorist threat in over 10 years. A growing number of foreign fighters and the recent
Monday, January 25th 2016 07:21 PM
  The Zika virus is likely to spread across nearly all of the Americas, the World Health Organization has warned.The infection, which causes symptoms including mild fever, conjunctivitis and headache, has already been found in 21 countries in the Caribbean, North and South America.It has been linked to thousands of babies being born with
    Modern Yemen was established after a merge of two sovereign states- the Northern Yemen Arab Republic (North Yemen) and People Democratic Republic of Yemen
There is a lot more to make one confident about the Arab world than there is to cause despair. This may be a surprise, as every day we have to cope with more grim news; from Syria and Libya where
Extremism, especially violent extremism, is a scourge on the planet. Those who promote extremist ideologies or sponsor acts of violence in the name of Islam cannot be condoned or supported by anyone
The port of the most charming and enchanting city in Yemen- Aden- is one of the oldest and most ancient ports in the country. Its importance and strategic location contributed to its fame that can be
  Alas! I begin my speech with this word.,it reflects a deep sorrow in my heart. Innocent people were killed without remorse just because they wanted to help us! This is a Crime!! What happened
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