Extremism

Israeli teen accused of 2,000 bomb hoaxes and threats to US senator

Michael Kadar, a US-Israeli citizen arrested over bomb threats, allegedly made hoax calls worldwide and is accused of trying to blackmail US senator<p>An Israeli teenager arrested for allegedly making bomb threats against Jewish centres in the US is facing charges relating to thousands of hoax calls …

Why Acid Attacks Have Doubled in the UK - Vice

In the early hours of Easter Monday at a glitzy club night in an east London bar, 20 people were sprayed with acid. The attack—which took place during a fight, allegedly over drugs, between two groups of men at Mangle, a bar in Dalston—prompted the evacuation of 600 guests. It left two people blind …

Boy, 12, arrested trying to drive across Australia avoided suspicion because 'he is 6ft tall and looks 19'

A 12-year-old boy who was arrested while attempting to drive alone across Australia filled the car up at an outback petrol station but avoided suspicion because he was six-feet-tall and looked like he was “maybe 19 or 20”.<p>The boy was eventually arrested some five hours later, about 800 miles from …

New Zealand

Kim Zolciak's 4-year-old son has surgery for 'traumatic injuries' following dog attack

Kim Zolciak’s 4-year-old son, Kash Biermann, was attacked by a dog on Saturday.<p>“I don’t know where to start,” the reality star shared in a lengthy Instagram note posted Sunday afternoon. “The last 14hrs of our lives has been a living nightmare.”<p>“My sweet @kashbiermann was bit by a dog and had very …

Congo Government Shows Execution Footage of Two UN Investigators - Bloomberg

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s government screened a video showing the execution of two United Nations investigators whose bodies were found in …

Africa

Jerusalem woman gives birth after being stabbed

A pregnant woman roughly 35 years of age was stabbed Monday morning on Mordechai Ben Hillel Street in downtown Jerusalem.<p>Authorities say the …

Israel

Teenager among three people stabbed to death in London at weekend

Seventeen-year-old found with multiple stab wounds in Battersea is fifth young person killed by knives on London streets this year<p>A 17-year-old boy is among three people stabbed to death in London over the weekend whose killings are being investigated by the Metropolitan police.<p>The teenager was …

London

NDTV Journalist Recalls Night Of Horror When Cow Protection Thugs Brutally Assaulted Three Muslims In Delhi

On Saturday night, a mob claiming to be members of an animal protection group, People for Animals, thrashed three men transporting buffaloes in a …

South Asia

Colorado woman's 2 pit bulls reportedly found beheaded

Two dogs missing from western Colorado were found decapitated on railroad tracks a few miles from home, the Daily Sentinel reported.<p>The owner, Christin Ormond, reported B.B. and Calypso missing on Monday night on a Facebook page for lost and missing pets in Mesa County. Ormond told the Daily …

Family: Iran rejects detained British-Iranian woman's appeal

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A British-Iranian woman detained in Iran while on a trip with her toddler daughter has exhausted all chance of having her five-year prison sentence overturned in court, her family said Monday.<p>Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is one of several dual nationals held in Iran …

Iran

Accused claims 'laughing axeman' killed his family

Henri van Breda is alleged to have killed his brother Rudi and parents Martin and Teresa, and left his sister Marli fighting for her life at the …

Crime

AP journalist covering Kashmir protest helps injured teen

He was documenting a protest by dozens of Kashmiri students confronting armed Indian government forces wearing riot gear. But when an 18-year-old was …

Kashmir

Bayern Munich Star Arturo Vidal's Brother-In-Law Shot Dead In Santiago

Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal’s brother-in-law was shot dead in broad daylight on Saturday in Chile capital Santiago.<p>Ignacio Neira Guerra who …

Funerals

Delhi: One arrested for assaulting Muslim youths transporting of buffaloes near Kalkaji

The accused has claimed to be a member of the Maneka Gandhi-run People for Animals group, but the minister had denied its involvement in the case.<p>The …

South Asia

US-Israeli man, 18, in court over threats against Jewish centres

<b>A teenager has appeared in court in Israel charged with threatening to blow up Jewish schools and community centres.</b><p>Michael Ron David Kadar, 18, who has joint US-Israeli citizenship, allegedly used the internet to make hundreds of hoax calls in the US, UK, Canada, New Zealand and …

Israel

Duterte could face an international investigation after a lawyer accuses him of mass murder – VICE News

By David Gilbert on Apr 24, 2017<p>The controversial Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte could face an investigation by the International Criminal Court for crimes against humanity after a lawyer filed a complaint Monday with the court based on testimony from a man claiming to be a former member of …

Asia

Punjab Police Sub-Inspector Opts For Same-Sex Marriage

A decorated 30-year-old Punjab police female sub-inspector married a woman in Jalandhar on Sunday.According to Tribune, Manjit Kaur's marriage was …

Punjab

Saxony men to walk after tying mentally ill man to tree

The judge said the defendants' guilt was negligible. The decision sparked heated discussion, with some saying the men had showed moral courage and others saying the dismissal opened the door to "arbitrary law."<p>The four men who tied a mentally ill man with refugee status to a tree in Arnsdorf in …

World News

The story of the search for Madeleine McCann, in pictures

Royal Family

Israel Charges 18-Year-Old Accused of Threats Against Jewish Centers

TEL AVIV—Prosecutors here charged an Israeli teenager accused of making more than 2,000 threatening calls to Jewish institutions, schools, airports and airlines in the U.S. and elsewhere.<p>The 18-year-old, who is Jewish and has dual Israeli and American citizenship, was charged with thousands of …

Israel

Teenage cyclist ‘hacked to death by gang with machetes’

<b>More details have emerged about an alleged murder of a teenage cyclist, stabbed to death in London in the early hours of Sunday morning.</b><p>The …

Marine Le Pen

Man jailed for six years for abuse of sisters in the 1980s

A judge has criticised a man who sexually abused his neighbours when they were teenagers for mounting a "full-blooded attack" on them at his trial in …

Crime

Reality TV star's ex in court over acid attack

Arthur Collins is charged with 14 counts of grievous bodily harm (GBH) with intent against four men and 10 women, and one count of throwing an acidic …

UK News

2 suspects dead after author, conservationist shot in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Two suspects were killed by security agencies after the shooting of Italian-born author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann, Kenya's Internal Security Minister Joseph Nkaissery said Monday.<p>A gun was recovered after Sunday's attack and was being examined to see if it was used to …

Africa

Palestinian Authority: Violence against women is Israel's fault

PA blames Israel for recent rise in violence of Arab men against women.

Anti-Semitism

6 Israelis charged for ‘racist’ attacks against Palestinians

Six Israelis, including two Israeli soldiers and one minor, have been charged over their involvement in committing “racist” attacks against …

Middle East

Kidnapping, Torture, Murder: Refugees Speak of Chechnya’s Anti-Gay Purge

When three men wearing military uniforms kidnapped Ilya last year in a forest in Russia's remote Chechnya region, he said he was scared for his life.<p>"I was scared, because I knew what would happen next," said Ilya, whose real name has been withheld for security reasons. The men, Ilya said, dragged …

World News

Paedophile hunters jeopardising police work, says senior officer

Revealing identity of suspected child abusers gives suspect opportunity to destroy crucial evidence, police chief warns<p>Stings by self-styled paedophile hunters – who pose as children online to catch potential sexual predators – are diverting “significant resources” into the protection of suspects, …

Philippine Lawyer: Rodrigo Duterte's drug war is 'mass murder' that killed 8,000

The Hague (AFP) - A Philippine lawyer on Monday filed a complaint at the world's only permanent war crimes court against President Rodrigo Duterte, alleging his war on drugs has caused some 8,000 deaths.<p>Lawyer Jude Sabio urged the prosecutor at the International Criminal Court in The Hague to …

Philippines

Swedish police arrest second suspect over truck attack

Authorities have arrested a second man in connection with a truck attack in Stockholm that killed four people. Swedish police had been looking for accomplices after a 39-year-old Uzbek man confessed to driving the truck.<p>Weeks after a truck mowed down pedestrians on a shopping street in central …