Boris Johnson, speaking in Parliament on 11 October, states that Russia is the clear culprit for the air strikes on an aid convoy in Syria that killed 20 people on 19 September. Johnson said that if Russia continues on its current path it is in danger of becoming a pariah nation.
Oct 12, 2016
Between 2014 and 2015 at least 400 people in India were attacked with acid, with news coverage of such incidents becoming almost a daily occurrence. The Make Love Not Scars organisation aims to help acid attack victims by providing skills and rehabilitation so that they can reintegrate back into society. They have even helped one victim achieve her dream of walking down a runway at New York Fashion Week.
Oct 7, 2016
Haiti, one of the poorest countries in the world, was battered by Hurricane Matthew, the strongest storm over the Atlantic since 2007. Matthew made landfall in Haiti on 4 October. The countrys death toll is over 1,000. To compound the impact of the disaster, Cholera has broken out – a bacterial disease spread by contaminated water.
Oct 10, 2016
Injected with an unknown substance during torture, activists speak out about their fears to IBTimes UK.
Sep 29, 2016
Three decades on, the former communist regime still casts a shadow over the country.
Sep 21, 2016
Dozens of volunteers unloaded truckloads of life vests at 5am on Monday (19 September) to create a life jacket graveyard in Londons Parliament Square. Some 2,500 life jackets were placed in rows on the grass â€“ 625 of which were used by children. The aim is to highlight the plight of refugees ahead of the UN General Assembly in New York where world leaders including Theresa May will discuss the Syrian refugee crisis.
Sep 19, 2016
- Infant found raped and murdered in basement, suspect seen on CCTV
- Abu Salem's parole for wedding rejected, but who is his lady love?
- 24-year-old gives up fortune worth crores of rupees to embrace monkhood
- Class 8 lesson on sex education tells children to shun 'provocative' clothes
- Japanese volcano erupts for first time in 250 years, no-go warning issued