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India: 2 police fired for not acting in rape case

May 31, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Members of Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union shout slogans during a protest against a gang rape of two teenage girls in Katra village, outside the Uttar Pradesh state house, in New Delhi, India, Friday, May 30, 2014. A top government official said the northern Uttar Pradesh state has sacked two police officers who failed to [&hellip...

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Thai junta: Elections could take more than 1 year

May 31, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A Buddhist monk walks past the line of Thai soldiers guarding the square at Victory Monument to prevent anti-coup demonstration in Bangkok, Thailand Friday, May 30, 2014. An anti-coup activist in Thailand called Friday for a weekend rally to defy the military...

Village protests rape, killings of Indian sisters

May 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Wednesday, May 28, 2014 image taken from video, police stand amongst the crowd near where two teenage sisters were found hanging from a mango tree in the Katra village in Uttar Pradesh state, in northern India. Authorities have arrested three men,...

Rebels down helicopter; another big loss for Kiev

May 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Children and their mother look through a bus window while they leave the city fearing the shelling attacks during fighting between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian militants in Slovyansk, Ukraine, Thursday, May 29, 2014. In Slovyansk, a city 90...

After 2 coups in 8 years, fears over Thai future

May 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 20, 2006 file photo, a Thai gives a flower to a soldier on a tank near Government House in Bangkok, Thailand. The last time Thailand’s army seized power, in 2006, some called it “the smiling coup.” Residents of...

Ukraine sees Russia as source of insurgent threat

May 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Ukrainian miners, wearing uniforms decorated with work medals, attend a rally in support of the Donetsk People’s Republic in Lenin square, in Donetsk, Ukraine, Wednesday, May 28, 2014. Miners who, according to local media, have declared an open ended...

Obama’s speech gets mixed response overseas

May 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

President Barack Obama talks with World War II veterans Sanders Matthews, Sr., born 1921, left, and Lewis Coffield, born 1918, both Buffalo Soldiers, at Stewart Air National Guard Base in Newburgh, N.Y., Wednesday, May 28, 2014, after delivering the...

EU leaders call for simpler EU after poll setback

May 28, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

British Prime Minister David Cameron addresses the media upon arrival at the European Council building in Brussels, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. European Union leaders on Tuesday sought a way to bounce back from the weekend’s landmark elections that saw a...

Ukraine fighting intensifies after election

May 28, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Firefighters work at a burnt ice hockey arena in Donetsk, Ukraine, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. Early Tuesday, a group of unidentified men stormed Donetsk’s main ice hockey arena, which was to host the 2015 world championships and set it ablaze, according to...

Pope to meet sex abuse victims at Vatican

May 27, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Pope Francis talks talks with Vatican Spokseman Father Federico Lombardi, right, during a press conference he held aboard the papal flight on his way back to Rome at the end of a three day trip to the Midle East, Monday, May 26, 2014 (AP Photo/Andrew...