Syria ceasefire comes into effect under Annan plan

A ceasefire for Syria proposed by UN-Arab League envoy Kofi Annan has come into force, but Western countries have publicly doubted Syria’s willingness to stick to it. Syria has said it would abide by the ceasefire but reserved the right to respond to attacks. So far there have been no reported violations, but US said […]

Syria clashes continue as ceasefire deadline arrives

Violence has continued in Syria despite a UN-backed deadline for a complete withdrawal of troops and weapons coming into effect. Shelling was reported in Homs early on Tuesday, and there were clashes on the Turkish and Lebanese border overnight. More than 100 people – many of them civilians – were killed on Monday, reports say. […]

Malawi State Broadcaster Boss On The Run

By Staff Reporter. It never rains but pours for the Malawi’s Autocrat late President Bingu Wamutharika’s inner cycle, especially those who were doing evil to President Joyce Banda when she was in opposition, as one by one have started fleeing the country. With a latest case emerged on Monday, heavily armed police blocked the suspended […]

Syrian rebels reject new demands as ceasefire nears

Rebels in Syria have rejected a last-minute demand by the government, made just 48 hours ahead of a proposed ceasefire which now looks set to fail. The rebels’ commander says they will abide by the UN-Arab League truce, but will not deal directly with Damascus while troops continue their assault. The government on Sunday called […]

Malawi Police Chief Fired

Malawi Police Chief Fired

By Staff Reporter In a dramatic turn of events Malawis newly sworn in President Joice Hilder Band Sunday afternoon fired the country’s Police Inspector General Peter Mukhatho and replaced him with police Commissioner Lonzi Zonzi. This has sparked fears among other government officials appointed by the late President Bingu WA Mutharika who had been accused […]

80-Yr-Old WOMAN Lands Plane For Dying Husband Pilot

80-Yr-Old WOMAN Lands Plane For Dying Husband Pilot

In an audio recording released by the Door County Sheriff’s Department, 80-year-old Helen Collins sounds calm as she performs an emergency landing of a small plane after her husband dies at the controls. AUDIO CLIP OF 80-YEAR-OLD PILOT HELEN COLLINS SAYING: “I’m getting all these instructions and I’m not paying attention to where I’m flying.” […]

‘9/11 Planners’ Set For Guantanamo Bay Trial

The US has formally sent to trial five suspected al-Qaeda militants believed to have planned the 9/11 terror attacks. The five Guantanamo Bay inmates, including alleged mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, will be tried by a military commission. They will face charges including terrorism, hijacking, conspiracy, murder and destruction of property. They could face the death […]

US Ambassador Warns Syria Regime Over Violence

America’s ambassador to the UN has warned Syria not to intensify violence in the days leading up to a ceasefire proposed by the UN and Arab League. Susan Rice said the Security Council must respond urgently if Syria failed to keep its pledge to end military operations by 10 April. Syria says it will honour […]

Tunisia Rejects Shariah In New Constitution

Tunisia’s governing Islamist party has said it will not support making sharia, or Islamic law, the main source of legislation in a new constitution and will maintain the secular nature of the state. Ennahda’s stance on an issue that has increasingly polarised the country since its January 2011 revolution was criticised by hardline Islamists who […]



One is black and has big brown eyes. The other is a blue-eyed blonde with the palest of skin. They might share the same cheeky smile, but side by side, they could hardly look less alike. Yet remarkably, Kian and Remee are twins, born a minute apart. Mother Kylee Hodgson and father Remi Horder both […]

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