Friday, July 21, 2017

Shrien Dewani Acquitted

Judge Dismisses Case Against British Businessman A judge in South Africa has thrown out the case against British Businessman Shrien Dewani, who was accused of arranging the murder of his wife Anni during their honeymoon in 2010.   Judge Jeanette Traverso dismissed...

UN Welcome’s Sania Mirza

India's most successful women's tennis player appointed goodwill ambassador Tennis star Sani Mirza has been appointed the United Nation’s Goodwill Ambassador for the South Asian region by UN Women in recognition of International Day To End Violence Against Women. Mirza...

A Brother’s Seeks the Truth

Anni Dewani’s heartbroken brother demands justice for his sister The family of the late Anni Dewani have pleaded with Shrien Dewani to “tell the world what happened the night she died” as the case looks to soon come to a...

Indian Sisters Fight Back

Viral video shows women on a bus in India fight back against harassers A video has emerged of two sisters attacking men who allegedly sexually harassed them on a bus in Northern India. The women, Aarti and Pooja, can be...

Hanged Girls Committed Suicide

Two girls found hanged in Uttar Pradesh said to have committed suicide Two cousins, reportedly from a low caste, were found hanged from a mango tree in Badaun district in May. They were 14 and 15 years old and allegedly...

ISIS supports Ferguson riots

Birmingham born ‘Jihadi’ wants to send IS militants to aid Ferguson rioters A Birmingham native fighting with Islamic State in Syria has vowed to send militants to support the Ferguson rioters in the USA. The city has been racked by...

Indian Woman’s Passport Denied

Woman’s Frustration as Passport Doesn’t Make The Cut An Indian woman was left bewildered after being barred from a two week holiday to England with her British husband because her passport had insufficient space. 45-year-old Thingngamchon Arthur who lives in...

Dewani Trial Dismissed?

Murder Trial May be Scrapped The judge presiding over the murder trial of British businessman Shrien Dewani will be presented with an argument by Dewani’s defence that the case should be dismissed. Judge Jeanette Traverso said she wanted to be...

61 Killed In Pakistan-Indian Border Bomb Blast

Pakistani Taliban Have Claimed Responsibility For The Suicide Attack A blast caused by a suicide bomb attack on the Pakistani-Indian border killed 61 people on November 2nd.   Responsibility for the attack was claimed by the Pakistani Taliban, who said the attack...

India Prepares for Cyclone Nilofar

Thousands evacuated as powerful cyclone heads for state of Gujarat Cyclone Nilofar is predicted to hit Gujarat on Saturday with experts categorising it as “severe”. India's Meteorological Department anticipate storm winds of up to 130km/h (80 mph). Rescue and relief teams...