• In a grim reminder of rising intolerance and hatred towards migrants, the latest statistics by Germany’s interior ministry revealed that more than 2,500 refugees in the country were assaulted last year.

    (Source: Freedom House/flickr)
    LAST UPDATE : Feb 27, 2017, 5:23 AM EST
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    An avalanche triggered by a series of earthquakes on Wednesday hit a hotel close to the Gran Sasso mountain in the Abruzzo region in Italy, leaving “many” dead and several others missing.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 19, 2017, 5:42 AM EST
  • Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

    Turkish police launched a massive manhunt for a gunman who opened fire on a group of New Year revelers at Reina nightclub in Istanbul, killing at least 39 people early on Sunday.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 02, 2017, 5:24 AM EST