Jeanna Blichfeldt

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Madeleine McCann: Police complete search of three sites

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Crime

Child rape addressed at summit on ending sexual violence in conflict

Children are 'soft targets' who are particularly vulnerable and such crimes often go unreported, says UN special representative<p>Halima was three years old when she was raped in a camp in Mogadishu. Now five, she is traumatised, incontinent and probably infertile.<p>Roha, a Syrian teenager, witnessed …

Associated Press News

India hangings: Fourth woman dies in Uttar Pradesh

<b>A teenager has been found hanging from a tree in a village in northern India, the fourth woman to die in such a way in recent weeks in Uttar Pradesh state.</b><p>A post-mortem confirmed death by hanging, but did not find she was raped as the 19-year-old's family alleged.<p>A day earlier, another woman's body …

India

Two pilots tried to fly Virgin Australia plane in 'opposite directions'– report

Safety authority says damage later found on plane ‘might have been a result' of incident, during which attendant broke a leg<p>A flight attendant broke her leg as two pilots on a Virgin Australia flight from Canberra to Sydney were controlling the plane in “opposite directions”, an Australian …

Pope Francis
Brazil

Indian police 'gang-rape woman after she fails to pay bribe'

Woman says she was attacked at a police station in Uttar Pradesh after going there to seek her husband's release<p>An Indian woman has said she was gang-raped by four officers at a police station, the latest in a string of sex attacks in the state of Uttar Pradesh.<p>The woman said she was attacked when …

Afghans tighten security as Taliban threaten vote

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan police and soldiers manned checkpoints at almost every intersection Thursday, searching vehicles and frisking drivers in a massive security operation ahead of elections to choose a new president to guide the country after international combat forces …

US drone strike kills 10 in Pakistan, Islamabad intelligence officials say

At least 10 people were killed in a U.S. missile strike targeting a militant compound Thursday in Pakistan near the Afghan border, Pakistani intelligence officials said.<p>Top government officials told Reuters that Islamabad had given the U.S. "express approval" for the strikes -- the first time …

Nine coal miners missing after gas explosion in Ukraine

Nine coal miners are missing after a methane gas explosion in an illegal pit in the east Ukrainian region of Donetsk.<p>The mine is in the small town of Kirovske, 90 kilometers north of Donetsk.<p>The men are believed to be 300 metres underground. A rescue operation is underway.<p>A spokesperson for the …

Immigration

Activists Poured Concrete All Over Some 'Anti-Homeless' Spikes This Morning

And vowed to do it again.<p>The war against London's "anti-homeless" spikes escalated today from sign-waving to radical criminal action. In the small hours of the morning, some activists dressed as builders poured concrete over the metal spikes outside a Tesco Metro on Regent Street, before vowing to …

Homelessness
Government

5 Reasons to Visit Australia in (Their) Winter

Australia. Where the seasons and toilets swirl backwards, where the stars shine upside down, and where you're secretly thinking about visiting, even though it's currently winter there. Because, you know, Southern Hemisphere. But good news - there are some very compelling reasons (excuses?) to …

Australia

The Art of Mindful Photography

I often find myself acting out a similar pattern: As soon as I see an especially poignant scene, I reach for my iPhone to capture it.<p>Photos can be a wonderful way of sharing meaningful experiences with others, but I worry that my attempts to document the moment make being present in it a challenge. …

The Villages of Zagorohoria

Although I consider myself to be a city girl at heart, there are only so many days of crowded metro rides that I can take before I need to get away. Let's just say when the urge to get away hits, it's time to get out of the city, lest I provide a reenactment of Michael Douglas' behavior in <i>Falling</i> …

Time I

Maeven | Vintage Clothing Online Store

<b>Vintage Embroidered Courreges T-shirt</b><p>Vintage cotton T-shirt by French fashion designer Andre Courreges. Pixelated circular designs with embroidered …