Society

Trump signs order to protect free speech on university campuses - 03/21/2019

Washington - US President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order aimed at ensuring free speech on university campuses in response to conservative student groups who say their voices have...

Italian man who infected women with HIV jailed for more than 16 years - 03/14/2019

Rome (dpa) - An Italian man who contracted the HIV virus and passed it on to women he slept with was convicted Thursday of voluntary manslaughter and causing serious injuries and jailed for 16 years...

Kim Jong Nam murder suspects to testify for the first time - 03/08/2019

Singapore - Two women accused of murdering the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are set to take the stand for the first time when the trial resumes in Malaysia on Monday, defence and...

Death toll rises to 22 from Alabama tornadoes - 03/04/2019

Washington (dpa) – The death toll from tornadoes which ripped through the centre of the south-eastern US state of Alabama has risen to 22, Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones told media late Sunday.  ...

Syria regime executes paediatrician for treating Aleppo children - 02/21/2019

Syrian regime forces have executed the Syrian paediatrician Mahmoud Satu after he was indicted for treating and feeding the children of Aleppo when its eastern districts were controlled by the...

Blaze tears through Bangladesh capital, killing 70 - 02/21/2019

Dhaka - By Masum Molla- At least 70 people were killed and more than 40 others injured after a devastating fire ripped through a crowded neighbourhood in Bangladesh’s capital. Fire officials called...

Icardi's wife's car hit by stone amid Inter tension - 02/16/2019

Rome – The car of Wanda Nara, the wife of Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi, has been hit by a stone as she was driving with her three children in Milan, the ANSA news agency reported Saturday.  ...

Canadian serial killer given life sentence - 02/08/2019

Los Angeles ( - A Canadian judge sentenced Bruce McArthur to life in prison with the possibility of parole in 25 years on Friday for killing eight men, in a case that sent shock waves through...

Australian banking inquiry recommends possible criminal action - 02/04/2019

Canberra - By Subel Bhandari, - A year-long inquiry into Australia's banking and financial sector referred two dozen cases to authorities for possible criminal or civil action in its final reports on...

Hundreds of flights grounded after German security workers strike - 01/16/2019

Frankfurt - By Joern Bender, - Some 20,000 air passengers faced travel disruptions on Tuesday due to strike action at eight German airports, including the country's biggest in Frankfurt.  ...
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