Category Archives: Foreign News

IS executioner ‘Jihadi John’ injured in air strike

A nurse who treated some of those wounded in the attack said there was a man named Jalman on her list, referring to him as “the one who slaughtered the journalists” LONDON: The British government on Saturday said it had received … Continue reading

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Report: Navy SEAL who shot bin Laden revealed

Navy SEAL Rob O’Neill talks at the Greater Green Bay Chamber’s annual dinner. (Greenbay Press-Gazette) By Meghann Myers Staff writer Former SEAL sues ex-attorneys over advice on Osama bin Laden book <!–individual: 6 numChar :2389 –> The former Navy SEAL … Continue reading

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Indonesia’s First Lady wants to be her own woman

First Lady Iriana does not flaunt designer bags and shuns make-up artists, but her unembellished dressing has won praise from many Indonesians. http://www.stasiareport.com/sites/straitstimes.com/files/imagecache/ST_REVAMP_2014_STORY_PAGE_640X360/20141027/ST_20141027_ZBIRIANA274781_771645e.jpg http://www.stasiareport.com/sites/straitstimes.com/files/imagecache/ST_REVAMP_2014_STORY_PAGE_640X360/20141027/ST_20141027_JOKO27_771698e.jpg By Zubaidah Nazeer, Indonesia Correspondent In Jakarta IT TAKES a lot of confidence for a woman … Continue reading

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How the Sultan of Brunei violated his Sharia law with me

As a teenager, I was the mistress of his brother—who ‘gave’ me as a gift to the sultan. And in just one night, we committed at least two offenses under his newly implemented penal code. On Tuesday, I was greeted … Continue reading

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Will Brunei hudud drive crime and vice to our borders?

Hazlan Zakaria COMMENT: With Brunei looking to strictly implement the Islamic Syariah legal system and hudud preventive laws, it may drive its citizens to “sin” across Malaysian borders in Sabah and Sarawak, to avoid the stiff penalties back home. When … Continue reading

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Sex-crazed woman wanted third time and stabbed cabbie when he couldn’t do it

  A sex-crazed Angelina Jolie lookalike has been handed a suspended jail sentence after a taxi driver claimed she had tried to kill him when he refused to perform a sex act on her for a third time. Nicolae Stan, … Continue reading

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I’ve never escaped from that moment: Girl in napalm photograph that defined the Vietnam War 40 years on

By Daily Mail Reporter It only took a second for Associated Press  photographer Huynh Cong Ut to snap the iconic black-and-white image 40 years  ago. It communicated the horrors of the  Vietnam  War in a way words could never describe, … Continue reading

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