Human Rights Activist Sentenced for 52 Months Prison in Bahrain

Zainab Khawaja, a human rights activist and social blogger, has been sentenced to imprisonment for anti-government protests in Bahrain MANAMA - A court ruling on...

UN Criticised as Darfur Investigations Suspended

International Criminal Court prosecutor criticises UN Council for lack of action towards war crimes in Sudan's Darfur KAMPALA - International Criminal Court prosecutor Fatou Bensouda...

Federal Government to Challenge ACT Same-Sex Marriage Bill

Anthony Segaert, Correspondent (Oceania)   CANBERRA - The Federal Government is set to challenge the ACT’s recently introduced same sex marriage laws in the High Court...

Ukrainian Crisis: OSCE Will Send Negotiators Today To Free Abducted Observers

  KIEV - The OSCE's spokeperson has announced this morning that it will send today a team of negotiators to Sloviansk, where eight of its...

Shuar Indigenous Leader Killed in Ecuador

Leader of indigenous Shuar community found in grave marked “no name”, with body showing clear signs of torture QUITO — Trouble has once again begun...

Burundi’s capital attacked by rebel group

Rebel’s attack towards Burundi ends up in a bloody trail of 100 deaths BUJUMBURA – After a cross-border attack from Democratic Republic of Congo’s rebels,...

Going Under – The Drug Scandal in Australian Sports

Rhys Clayton Editor (Oceania)   AUSTRALIA - When you think about Australian sport, you think of fiercely competitive players - they never give in attitude, the famous...
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BREAKING: Fatality Confirmed After Train Runs Over Person in Sydney

SYDNEY -  A person has been run over by a train in Sydney causing travel chaos across the network. Emergency services are currently at the...

South Sudan Ethnic Clashes (updates)

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Battle with Ebola needs help from global community

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is calling for financial help from the global community to revive the economies of the Ebola-stricken West African countries BRUSSELS...