And another hope for the collective conscience against terrorism was laid to rest in Argentina. #JeSuisAlbertoNiesman http://atfp.co/1unudpC


Source: Foreign Policy

North Korea’s leader talks about uncle’s execution in New Year speech


The North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has referred to his uncle’s (Chang Song-thaek) execution for the first time in his New Year message. He used the words, “elimination of factionalist filth” to address the execution and regarded it as an event that has bolstered the country’s unity “by 100 times”. These messages are closely scrutinisedContinue reading “North Korea’s leader talks about uncle’s execution in New Year speech”

#Halloween dressing up as #Boston Marathon victim turns nightmarish on #Twitter


  A 22-year-old from Michigan, Alicia Ann Lynch posted pictures of her dressed up as Boston Marathon victim for Halloween on her Instagram and Twitter accounts which made people really angry at her and didn’t thought it was funny. Apparently, the angry people got their hands on the picture of her driving license and startedContinue reading “#Halloween dressing up as #Boston Marathon victim turns nightmarish on #Twitter”

Afghanistan: Teenage girl appeals and wins forced prostitution case


Little did Sahar Gul knew, an Afghani teenager that she may land up in hospital after her in-laws forced her to take up prostitution. Her case ended up in the Supreme Court of Afghanistan after her convicted in-laws were released by appeals courts, who were originally sentenced to a 10 year jail term. The AljazeeraContinue reading “Afghanistan: Teenage girl appeals and wins forced prostitution case”

Rolling Stones heavily criticized for glam cover treatment of Boston bombing suspect Tsarnaev


Rolling Stone’s has met with criticism and boycott calls over its latest cover treatment and alleged glam photo of Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Rolling Stones has defended itself on Wednesday saying that its cover was within its tradition of “serious and thoughtful coverage” of important cultural and political issues. The magazine’s readers especially fromContinue reading “Rolling Stones heavily criticized for glam cover treatment of Boston bombing suspect Tsarnaev”

Former Home Secretary Pillai unsure whether Ishrat Jahan was a terrorist


There is no mention of Ishrat Jahan in the NIA report that was prepared after interrogating David Headley, Mumbai terror attack accused, said former Union Home Secretary G K Pillai on Tuesday. Pillai has however said Ishrat Jahan who was killed in an encounter in Gujarat was actually with people out of which two wereContinue reading “Former Home Secretary Pillai unsure whether Ishrat Jahan was a terrorist”

‎International‬ ‎award‬-winning Sri Lankan ‎film‬ “‎Flying Fish” banned


Makers of ‎International‬ ‎award‬-winning Sri Lankan ‎film‬, “‎Flying Fish‬” (Igillena Maluwo) will be inquired for alleged negative portrayal of ‪‎armed‬ forces. This also lead to suspension of the French Film Festival in Colombo that was organized by the French Embassy and Alliance Francaise de Kotte. Source: Ceylon Today

Politicians trouble may increase in Ishrat Jahan encounter case


The relief that Gujrat’s political bosses may have felt on Wednesday may be short-lived as the first CBI charge sheet filed by the CBI in the 2004 Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case has only named police officials as accused. With the next phase of investigation into the whole conspiracy behind the incident, the CBI isContinue reading “Politicians trouble may increase in Ishrat Jahan encounter case”

Man arrested near Seattle campus with dangerous weapons in possession


The Law enforcement is conducting investigating after a Nevada man was caught driving a stolen pickup truck that contained a reserve of dangerous weapons. This man was arrested on Wednesday night near the University of Washington in Seattle and possessed many dangerous weapons such as Molotov cocktails, a stolen scoped rifle, a stolen shotgun, explosiveContinue reading “Man arrested near Seattle campus with dangerous weapons in possession”

Lesser threat to Israeli Army as tension mounts in Egypt


About the revolution it’s been said that it consumes its own children. It has been nearly two and a half years since the onset of Arab Spring when people across Arab nations came together with the basic resolve to improve the economic situation and civil liberties leading to the downfall of some Arab leaders andContinue reading “Lesser threat to Israeli Army as tension mounts in Egypt”