The crowd around the court grows as the Pistorius trial hears testimony on a second count of firing a gun in a public place.
President Barack Obama, who has vowed to make fighting global warming a focus of his remaining years in office, unveiled initiatives to mitigate what aides say are the effects of an already changing climate.
A professional boxer known as the “KO KID” has recalled the day Oscar Pistorius accidentally fired a gun in a Johannesburg restaurant, narrowly avoiding serious injury, before asking a friend to take the blame.
Beijing: Li Keqiang's declaration of war against pollution underlines the urgent political dimension China’s environmental problems have taken on due to rising public concern.
Beijing: Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has pledged to achieve a perilously difficult juggling act: push through reforms that will restructure the nation’s economy, curb its mounting environmental woes and address corruption – all while keeping its economic growth targetsteady at 7.5 per cent.
Jose Belo was shackled, hung upside down, electrocuted, beaten, burnt and jailed for three years in the mid-1990s because of his resistance to Indonesia’s brutal occupation of East Timor.
Schapelle Corby locked herself in the toilet for an entire day and was still on “heavy medication”, her brother-in-law revealed on Wednesday as he begged the media to give her space and not to “twist” the family’s words.
Schapelle Corby locked herself in the toilet for an entire day and was still on "heavy medication" her brother-in-law has revealed on Wednesday as he begged the media to give her space and not to "twist" the family's words.
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Schapelle Corby has made what one senior official has described as a suicide attempt as moves intensify within Indonesia to revoke her parole and return her to Kerobokan prison.