India Bans Rape Doc

The filmmaker has reportedly fled India for fear of arrest. “The documentary, “India’s Daughter,” features an interview with Mukesh Singh, now on death row for his role in the crime, who tried to justify the brutal attack by saying “a decent girl won’t roam around at 9 o’clock at night.”…

Boko Haram takes aim at Nigeria's elections
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Boko Haram takes aim at Nigeria's elections

Your views are important to us. Urban terror – aftermath of the bombing of a shopping centre in Abuja, June 2014 NAIROBI, 25 February 2015 (IRIN) – Three bomb explosions in the space of two days in northern Nigeria signal a resumption of urban terror tactics by Boko Haram, a…

Salva Kiir Gets An Earful

This diplomatic dressing down is significant because the “troika”–particularly the USA–has typically backed the South Sudanese president. They are now signaling that this support is quite tenuous. “The United States, United Kingdom and Norway said that South Sudanese President Salva Kiir reneged on a promise when he failed to show…