Another Migrant Tragedy Off Italian Coast

Updated: Mon 25 Aug, 03:39 pm

Italian authorities say the number of migrants crossing from Libya to Europe has increased, with over 100 000 arrivals in 2014. This as 3,500 migrants were rescued and at least 18 bodies found in the … read more »

Woman Convicted of Apostasy Leaves Sudan

Updated: Fri 25 Jul, 03:03 am

A woman who was spared a death sentence for converting from Islam to Christianity, and then barred from leaving the country, has been flown to Italy. read more »

Swiss Decline to Probe Angolan Debt Deal

Updated: Fri 7 Feb, 06:39 am

The U.S.$750 million loan agreement between the government and Russia benefitted Angolan government officials - including President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos - and involved Swiss banks. read more »