The Islamic State continues to think up horrifying new methods to execute captives, deserters, and accused spies.
In the latest atrocity, six accused spies were reportedly publicly executed in an Iraqi town by dipping them into vats of boiling tar.… Read the rest
Critics and social media have savaged NBC’s early coverage of the Rio Olympics — and the early ratings verdict from Nielsen has not been any kinder.
But it seems doubtful all of the losses can be chalked up to people … Read the rest
Almost 60 percent of countries are at high risk of using slave labor in their supply chains, according to a new global index launched on Thursday.
By assessing incidents of human trafficking or slavery, national laws, and the quality of … Read the rest
Rio loves putting lipstick on pigs. The government claims to be environmentally-conscious, but it’s not quite true.
According to the Associated Press, “the waterways of Rio de Janeiro are as filthy as ever, contaminated with raw human sewage teeming with … Read the rest
A quarter of jobs in Britain’s business services sector will be taken over by robots in the next 20 years because of falling technology costs and rising wages, a new report claims.
According to Deloitte, there is a “high chance” … Read the rest
Police in Canada are investigating a possible hate crime after an article appeared in an Arabic-language community newspaper in London, Ontario, that said Jews inflated the number of Holocaust victims from between “100,000 and 600,000” to six million.
Beneath the … Read the rest
MOSCOW, July 15. /TASS/. A new regiment set of the S-400 Triumf antiaircraft missile system will be delivered to Crimea in August after trials, Chief of Staff, Deputy Commander of the 18th Air Defense Missile Regiment within the 31st Air … Read the rest
Russia has zero trust in NATO and believes that the alliance is preparing to go to war against it, a leading Russian foreign policy expert told ‘Spiegel’, while warning that, if it comes to a new big conflict, Moscow won’t … Read the rest
Black Lives Matter activists forced the closure of Oxford Street in London as they protested against the killing of African Americans by US police.
Hundreds of marchers gathered on the busiest shopping street in Britain at 10am on Sunday in … Read the rest
A gruesome photograph of a beheaded Zimbabwean, reputedly taken in the capital Harare, is being distributed on Whatsapp. Police in the African country, impoverished after 36 years of Afro-marxist rule, yesterday cracked down on protestors.
Pastor Evan Mawarire of #ThisFlag … Read the rest
Black Lives Matter brought GayPride parade to a standstill on Sunday to force the annual celebration of LGBT equality to answer for its “anti-blackness,” the protesters said.
The group, an honoured guest at this year’s parade, stopped its float and … Read the rest
When hundreds of Jewish nationalists marched through the Muslim Quarter of Jerusalem’s Old City this month, waving banners and chanting songs in what has become an annual ritual, it wasn’t only Muslims watching warily. Christians were, too.
Religious tension is … Read the rest
Hunting humans will become big business for the super wealthy within 100 years according to a leading British tourism expert.
The nightmare prediction comes from Daniel Wright, senior lecturer in tourism at the British University of Central Lancashire in a … Read the rest
Prince William will appear on the July cover of Attitude speaking out against homophobia, the first time a British royal has been photographed for the front of a gay publication, the magazine said on Wednesday.
William is seen grinning next … Read the rest