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13 children among Afghan Sikhs found in UK shipping container

UK shipping container

The frail survivors found inside a shipping container at a British port at the weekend following a “horrific ordeal” are Sikhs from Afghanistan and include 13 children, police said Sunday.

Posted: August 18th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

World leaders commemorate centenary of World War I outbreak

World War I Commemoration

World leaders on Monday commemorated the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I by warning of lessons to be learned in the face of today’s many crises, including Ukraine. WWI, World War I, Belgium, centenary, anniversaries

Posted: August 5th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

World leaders to mark WWI outbreak in Belgium

In this photo taken Saturday, July 26, 2014, the modern city center of Mons, Belgium. Fierce battles around Belgium's Liege and Mons during World War I held great significance by holding up the pressing Germans for a few days, even if in eventual defeat, delaying their operation and eventually stranding them short of Paris, and short of a swift victory. AP

Government leaders and royalty will gather in the Belgian city of Liege on Monday to mark the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I, a small Balkans conflict that went global with the German invasion of neutral Belgium in August 1914.

Posted: August 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Pope deeply saddened over Brussels museum shooting

Pope Francis, right, talks with Israeli President Shimon Peres, during an official arrival ceremony at Ben Gurion airport near Tel Aviv, Israel, Sunday, May 25, 2014. Pope Francis on Sunday said he was deeply saddened by a deadly shooting attack in Belgium that left three people dead, including two Israelis.  AP PHOTO/ODED BALILTY

Pope Francis on Sunday said he was deeply saddened by a deadly shooting attack in Belgium that left three people dead, including two Israelis.

Posted: May 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Police look for 1 suspect in Jewish museum attack

A forensic expert enters the site of a shooting, at the Jewish museum in Brussels, Saturday, May 24, 2014.  AP

Prosecutors are looking for a lone suspect in the lethal weekend shooting spree at the Brussels Jewish Museum that left three people dead on one in critical condition.

Posted: May 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

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