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All 12 Boys and Coach Rescued from Thai Cave

All 12 Boys and Coach Rescued from Thai Cave

All 12 boys and their coach have been pulled out of a flooded Thai cave where they and they had been trapped for more than two weeks, according to the Thai Navy SEALs. “All 12 ‘Wild Boars’ and coach have been extracted from the cave,” a post on their Facebook page said, referring to the […]

‘Take a selfie with God and I’ll resign,’ says Duterte

‘Take a selfie with God and I’ll resign,’ says Duterte

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has promised to resign immediately – if a Christian can show him any proof that God exists. It comes just weeks after he outraged religious groups for calling God “stupid.” The outspoken leader made the vow on Friday during one of his signature freestyle speeches. Duterte said if anyone can say […]

Donald Trump’s North Korea Policy Just Collapsed

Donald Trump’s North Korea Policy Just Collapsed

On Saturday North Korea’s Foreign Ministry called just-completed talks with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo “regrettable.” They were, the ministry said, “very concerning” because they could lead to a “dangerous phase that might rattle our willingness for denuclearization that had been firm.” The ministry also complained about America’s “gangster-like mindset.” The statement embarrassed Pompeo, who […]

Trump Once Said He Could Get Away With Murder. In the Philippines, Duterte Does That All The Time

Trump Once Said He Could Get Away With Murder. In the Philippines, Duterte Does That All The Time

Extrajudicial killing in Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s bloody war on drugs reached the level of a nationwide spectator sport this week with the assassination of a local mayor caught live on camera and seen by millions on TV and the internet. The sight of Mayor Antonio Halili clutching his chest, then slumping over to the […]

Mother Teresa home in India used for baby trafficking

Mother Teresa home in India used for baby trafficking

Indian authorities say they have sealed a home run by Mother Teresa’s religious order and charged a nun and one other person with baby trafficking. The home in eastern India’s Jharkhand state is run by Missionaries of Charity, the order set up by Mother Teresa in India, and provides shelter for pregnant unmarried women. “They […]

Kim Jong-un orders execution of senior Lieutenant General ‘for giving officer colleagues extra food rations’

Kim Jong-un orders execution of senior Lieutenant General ‘for giving officer colleagues extra food rations’

A high-ranking military officer has been executed after Kim Jong-un reportedly discovered he was dishing out extra food to colleagues. Kim Jong-un is said to have been ‘irate’ when he got wind Lieutenant General Hyon Ju Song had been giving additional rice and corn rations to his troop and their families. Song, 56, is also […]

‘Your god is stupid, mine has common sense’: Duterte accused of blasphemy, branded a madman & freak

‘Your god is stupid, mine has common sense’: Duterte accused of blasphemy, branded a madman & freak

Rodrigo Duterte has defended his provocative remarks after facing stiff criticism from Catholics who branded him a “madman” for calling God “stupid.” The Philippines’ president reiterated that “his God” has plenty of common sense. “I did not say my God was stupid,” Duterte said in Filipino, speaking in Cagayan de Oro on Monday. “Your god […]

India most dangerous country for women with sexual violence rife — global poll

India most dangerous country for women with sexual violence rife — global poll

India is the world’s most dangerous country for women due to the high risk of sexual violence and being forced into slave labor, according to a poll of global experts released on Tuesday. War-torn Afghanistan and Syria ranked second and third in the Thomson Reuters Foundation survey of about 550 experts on women’s issues, followed […]

‘Stupid God’: Tough-talking Rodrigo Duterte takes on Bible creation story

‘Stupid God’: Tough-talking Rodrigo Duterte takes on Bible creation story

No one can escape the wrath of Rodrigo Duterte, one of the toughest-talking world leaders today, be it a US president, UN chief, or even the Pope! The Philippines president has now gone a step further by calling God “stupid.” This time the 72-year-old leader targeted the concept of original sin in the Bible. During […]

US withdraws from United Nations human rights body

US withdraws from United Nations human rights body

The United States withdrew from the United Nations Human Rights Council on Tuesday accusing it of a “chronic bias against Israel,” a move that activists warned would make advancing human rights globally even more difficult. Standing with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Haley slammed Russia, China, Cuba and Egypt for thwarting US efforts to […]

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