Extremism

Tunisia to stop forced anal examinations of gay men

The North African country still punishes homosexuality with a three-year prison sentence.<p>Tunisia's government pledged Thursday to cease anti-LGBT …

World News

Muslim surgeon who volunteered to treat Manchester bomb victims stabbed in neck outside mosque in 'hate crime'

A Muslim surgeon who treated Manchester Arena victims said he has forgiven a man who stabbed him in the neck outside a mosque in a hate crime …

Greater Manchester Police

Scunthorpe schoolgirl held on suspicion of attempted murder

Humberside police arrest girl, 16, after 61-year-old welfare officer stabbed at Winterton community academy<p>A 16-year-old girl is being held on suspicion of attempted murder after a welfare officer was stabbed at a school in Scunthorpe.<p>The 61-year-old woman was taken to hospital on Monday morning …

Crime

Police arrest seventh person over Parsons Green attack

Police have arrested a seventh person in connection with the Parsons Green bombing.<p>Met officers detained a 20-year-old man at an address in Cardiff …

Parsons Green

Teenager Arrested After Six People Sprayed With ‘Noxious Substance’ At Stratford Shopping Centre

He has been arrested on suspicion of GBH.<p>A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm after a noxious substance attack at an …

London Fire Brigade

Kidnapping of UK model in Italy may have been a 'sham', says lawyer

Claim made during extradition proceedings against Michal Herba, who is wanted by authorities in relation to allegations<p>The kidnapping of a British model in Italy may have been faked as a publicity stunt, a lawyer for one of the men suspected of carrying it out has told a court.<p>The claim was made on …

Crime

Burglar jailed for 18 years over acid attack on 69-year-old woman in her home

A burglar who sprayed acid at a 69-year-old woman in a series of "horrifying" attacks has been jailed for 18 years.<p>Gerard Whelan, 45, of Paddington, …

Crime

Live updates as man in Cardiff is arrested in connection with the Parsons Green terrorist attack

A seventh person has been arrested by detectives investigating the Parsons Green terrorist attack.<p>A 20-year old man was arrested at an address in …

Parsons Green

Bernie Sanders Just Gave His Best Speech in 2 Years

There’s a lot of tsuris all over the place over the fact that Bernie Sanders and Amy Klobuchar will be putting on a show-pony debate next week on CNN …

Bernie Sanders

British woman dies after attack by pack of stray dogs in Greece

A British national has died in Greece after reportedly being attacked by a pack of stray dogs.<p>The 62-year-old was named locally as Celia Hollingworth.<p>…

News (Ireland)

Revealed: London Bridge Isis group's plot to attack Dublin 'family-friendly' spot

At the northern end of the bridge the vehicle suddenly made a U-turn and gathered speed as it crossed the river for a third and final time.<p>On a balmy …

Terrorism

Myanmar police: Insurgents killed 28 Hindu women and boys

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Police say they have discovered at least 28 slain Hindu women and boys in two mass graves in Myanmar's conflict-torn northern Rakhine state. The government blames Muslim insurgents for the killings.<p>Myanmar Border Guard Police Maj. Zayar Nyein in northern Rakhine says the …

World News

Move Over Superman: UN Taps Burka Avenger to Fight Extremism

She has already captured hearts across Asia by taking on corrupt politicians and fighting bad guys who tried to shut girls' schools — and now even …

Hate crime probe after man stabbed in neck on way to mosque

<b>A man in his 60s has been stabbed in the back of the neck on his way to a mosque in Altrincham, Greater Manchester.</b><p>He was attacked outside the Atrincham and Hale Muslim Association at 17:50 BST and is being treated in hospital.<p>A 54-year-old man and a 32-year-old were arrested and are being …

Greater Manchester Police

Man remains in hospital after Kerry stabbing; Gardaí release four in connection with investigation

One man remains in hospital this morning following a stabbing in County Kerry.<p>Two men in their 20s were stabbed on Strand Street inTralee between …

News (Ireland)

Sydney man linked to indecent assaults

Images have been released of a man believed to be linked to several indecent assaults in Sydney's north.

Trans teenager says she was attacked by man shouting hate speech

The attacker allegedly said: "if you're part of the Yes campaign and don't want to get hurt then f**k off."The post Trans teenager says she was …

Australian News

Woman racially abused kids inside Gwynneville mosque: court

Gwynneville’s Omar Mosque. Photo: Sylvia Liber<p>View More Local Business<p>List Your Business Here<p>A woman who drunkenly yelled racial slurs at a group of …

Australian News

Man arrested in Cardiff over Parsons Green Tube bomb attack

A 20-year-old man has been arrested in Cardiff in connection with the Parsons Green Tube bomb attack, Scotland Yard has said.<p><b>More follows...</b><p>Top …

UK News

Saudi Cleric Declares That Women Lack the Intelligence To Drive

Saudi Sheikh Saad al-Hajari has reportedly come out strongly against the movement to allow women in the Kingdom to drive. Sheikh Saad al-Hajari said …

Saudi Arabia

Claims Islamist extremists using Irish college students to transfer fraud funds

It's claimed Islamist extremists are using unsuspecting college students in Ireland to transfer the proceeds of internet fraud abroad.<p>The scam works …

News (Ireland)

US authorities warn about possible homegrown attack with acid

Homeland Security officials issued the warning on the heels of two acid attacks in Europe in the past month.

News

California couple arrested after allegedly leaving baby at home to go to bar

A California couple was arrested on Friday after they left their baby at home unattended to go to a bar, police said.<p>Alex Morawhitehurst, 30, and Krystal Williams, 27, were arrested after police were called to the Keg Room bar in Oroville about a fight just after 9:30 p.m., FOX40 Sacramento …

News (U.S.)

Multiple Acid Attacks At A London Shopping Center Leave Several People Injured

On Saturday night, a crowded London shopping mall transformed into a scene of horror after multiple acid attacks left at least six people injured by a group of males. The incidents took place at the Stratford Centre near the site where the 2012 Olympics took place. Police have since arrested one …

Terrorism

Indian guru arrested on rape charges

A popular guru was arrested Saturday by police in north-western India for allegedly raping a 21-year-old woman. The second such arrest in the country …

News

Reports about plot to kill Sheikh Hasina 'baseless, misleading and motivated': Bangladesh

he office of Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikha Hasina today denied as "completely baseless" some media reports of a plot by her bodyguards to kill …

Rohingya

Stratford acid 'attack': Police arrest 15-year-old boy after six injured near Westfield centre

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested after six people were injured on Saturday night in what police suspect was a mass acid attack in Stratford, east …

London

6 people believed injured in suspected London acid attack

LONDON (Reuters) - Six people were believed to have been injured on Saturday after a group of males reportedly sprayed a noxious substance in an area around a large shopping center in east London, police said.<p>The incident near the Westfield shopping center in Stratford was not being treated as …

Acid Attack

Five arrested on Old Firm day in Glasgow on alleged booze, weapon, and sectarian abuse raps

The men were detained in and around Glasgow as the first Old Firm match of the season took place.<p>Five men have been arrested as Celtic faced Rangers …

Telangana: Kancha Ilaiah claims his car was attacked with stones by members of Arya-Vyasa community

Ilaiah has been under fire from the Arya-Vyasa community over his book ‘Samajika Smugglurlu Komatollu’.<p>Writer and activist Kancha Ilaiah on Sunday …