Six Islamic militants convicted of killing two judges during a wave of bomb attacks have been hanged in Bangladesh, BBC reported.
The UN Security Council has called on Tehran to allow UK consular access to the fifteen British sailors, who were captured on Friday for straying into Iranian territorial waters.
A Japanese court passed a death sentence to a 38-year-old Osaka's citizen, who gathered people for committing mass suicides and after that killed all the runners. The murderer even signed on contracts with the victims on Internet, by which they agreed to
Russian authorities have abused and beaten citizens of the country after they were released by the US from Guantanamo Bay, Human Rights Watch announced. The organization said that this came against US policy of cutting a diplomatic deal with the home cou
The one woman in a group of 15 British military personnel held by Iran will be freed later Wednesday or Thursday, CNN reported, citing Iran's foreign minister. Faye Turney was seized last Friday by Iran along with 14 other British Royal Navy sailors and
A day-care center owner hijacked a busload of his students and teachers and drove them to Manila's city hall to demand better housing and education for the children, releasing his hostages ten hours later after promises that his demands would be met. The
A day-care center owner hijacked a busload of his students and teachers and drove them to Manila's city hall to demand better housing and education for the children. The man, identified as Jun Ducat, and at least one accomplice are armed and are holding
Police in Poland have arrested 33 people in a sting raid against suspected users and distributors of child pornography. A total of 360 policemen took part in the operation confiscating a total of 2,400 CDs and 51 computers.
A woman hid three crocodiles underneath her dress, trying to smuggle them but was arrested on the frontier between the Gaza Strip and Egypt, the Israeli authorities reported. The amphibians were 50-centimeters-long each and their chops were tightly bound
Independence is the only viable option for Kosovo, the special UN envoy Martti Ahtisaari told the Security Council in a report and a proposal for the future of the province late on Monday, the Associated Press reported. "Upon careful consideration of Kos
Romanian Prime Minister Calin Popescu Tariceanu called for a withdrawal of the country's 600-strong contingent in Iraq by Christmas this year. Romania backed the US-led coalition in the campaign to oust the regime of Saddam Hussein in 2003 and was reward
Turkish police detained late on Sunday a right-wing politician in connection with the murder of high-profile Turkish-Armenian journalist Hrant Dink.
A powerful earthquake struck Japan on Sunday, killing at least one person and injuring 150 others as it damaged buildings and triggered a small tsunami along the coast, media reports said. The quake was with a 6.
The ex criminal and drug addict John Bird announced Thursday he is to stand for the post Mayor of London as an independent candidate on the elections in 2008. The Tories' supporter is the founder of the news and current affairs magazine Big Issue, which
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