Court Spurns Suit Challenging Legality of President Mnangagwa’s Govt

A Court in Zimbabwe on Tuesday thew out an application by two political parties and three activists seeking to challenge the legality of President...

Kenyan Beauty Queen Sentenced to Death for Killing Boyfriend

A Kenyan court has sentenced a 24-year-old beauty queen to death for murdering her boyfriend by stabbing him 25 times. Ruth Kamande, who won a...

Iranian Woman Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Removing Hijab

An Iranian woman says she has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for removing her compulsory Islamic headscarf out of protest. Shaparak Shajarizadeh said she had...

Brexit Bill Officially Becomes Law

The government’s flagship Brexit legislation has officially become law, Speaker John Bercow has announced. Mr Bercow told MPs the EU Withdrawal Bill had received royal...

Court Refuses to Declare ‘Breastfeeding Woman on Magazine’s Cover’ as Obscene

The Kerala High Court recently refused to categorize a magazine cover with a woman breastfeeding her baby as obscene, noting that “shocking one’s morals”...

Tax Evasion: Ronaldo ‘Accepts’ 2year Suspended Jail Sentence and €18.8m Fine

Cristiano Ronaldo has been handed a two-year suspended jail sentence and fined €18.8m after reaching a deal with Spanish authorities over a tax evasion case,...

Japan Enacts Law to Reduce Legal Age of Adulthood

Japan’s upper house of parliament on Wednesday enacted a law to revise the current Civil Code and lower the legal age of adulthood from...

Court Sentences Man to Death for Killing Girlfriend’s 8 year-Old Son

A US man was sentenced to death on Thursday for the torture killing of his girlfriend’s eight-year-old son, who was beaten, starved and forced...

South African Man Sentenced for Axe Murder of Parents and Brother

A young South African man convicted of murdering his wealthy parents and brother and maiming his sister in a frenzied axe attack was handed three life sentences...

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Colorado baker Who wouldn’t make Same-Sex Wedding Cake

The Supreme Court ruled Monday for a Colorado baker who wouldn't make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple in a limited decision that leaves for...