Friday, November 21, 2014 - 5:40 PM

Wikipedia used to slam Brazilian journalists

Wikipedia used to slam Brazilian journalists

...Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff’s office altered the profiles of two journalists on Wikipedia, O Globo newspaper has said. According to the newspaper, IP 200.181.15.10, an internet identity linked to Planalto Palace, was used

Paraguay journalist killed in ambush

Paraguay journalist killed in ambush

Asuncion, Oct 17 (Crime News/EFE) Pablo Medina, a reporter in a Paraguayan newspaper was killed in an ambush along with a woman while travelling in his car Thursday. He was the third journalist to be killed in

Journalist shot dead in Paraguay

Journalist shot dead in Paraguay

Asuncion, Oct 17 (Crime News/EFE) A reporter with Paraguay’s ABC Color newspaper was shot dead Thursday in the eastern town of Curuguaty, the third journalist to be slain in the country in 2014. Two people

MH17 crash perpetrators murderers: Dutch media

MH17 crash perpetrators murderers: Dutch media

...a finger at the possible perpetrators of the Malaysian passenger plane crash in eastern Ukraine, but some Dutch newspapers seem to have their own opinions on this. The headline of the biggest national newspaper De

SC slams Odisha over plight of migrant workers

SC slams Odisha over plight of migrant workers

New Delhi, July 15 ((Crime News):) The Supreme Court Tuesday slammed the Odisha government for turning a blind eye to the plight of migrant workers being taken to other states by unscrupulous contractors or middlemen on the

15th-century paintings stolen from Italy’s castle

15th-century paintings stolen from Italy’s castle

Rome, Aug 25 (Crime News): Three small artworks of the 15th century have been stolen from the picture gallery of the iconic Sforza Castle in Italy’s Milan, media reports said Sunday. The paintings belong to

US riots: Six gunshots killed African-American teenager, says report

US riots: Six gunshots killed African-American teenager, says report

New York, Aug 18 ((Crime News):/EFE) Six gunshots, two of them in the head, killed African-American teenager Michael Brown, whose death has sparked unrest in the US town of Ferguson in Missouri, The New York Times reported

Brazil’s Gremio bans five fans over racist abuse

Brazil’s Gremio bans five fans over racist abuse

Rio De Janneiro, Aug 30 (Crime News): Brazilian club Gremio have banned its five fans from attending home matches after they were found to be involved in racially abusing a player. Santos goalkeeper Aranha was

Three killed as boat capsizes off Malaysia

Three killed as boat capsizes off Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, Oct 14 (Crime News) Three people were drowned after a boat carrying illegal immigrants capsized early Tuesday in waters off the coast of Bandar Penawar in Malaysia. “The dead included two adult women

Iranian cleric tones down warning to women following acid attacks

Iranian cleric tones down warning to women following acid attacks

Tehran, Oct 20 (Crime News/EFE) A prominent cleric in Isfahan, Mohamad Tagui Rahbar, said Monday that when he recently issued a warning to improperly veiled women he meant to do it with words, not with acid, following