SOUTH SUDAN: PRES KIIR SLAMS LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES OVER RAMPANT INSECURITY

JUBA, South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has criticized police and other law enforcement agents over rampant insecurity that has escalated in the strife-torn East African nation.

Speaking at a forum in the capital Juba, Kiir accused the entire disciplined forces …

Japan’s ‘Shoplifters’ Takes Palme d’Or at Cannes

CANNES, FRANCE, Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda won the Palme d’Or at Cannes on Saturday for Shoplifters, a critically acclaimed family drama with

unguessable plot twists.

The award, to a director who has won prizes at the festival before, defied speculation …

Japan’s ‘Shoplifters’ Takes Palme d’Or at Cannes

CANNES, FRANCE, Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda won the Palme d’Or at Cannes on Saturday for Shoplifters, a critically acclaimed family drama with

unguessable plot twists.

The award, to a director who has won prizes at the festival before, defied speculation …

TEENAGE GIRL’S DEATH SENTENCE SPOTLIGHTS SUDAN’S FAILURE TO TACKLE FORCED MARRIAGE – UN

GENEVA, The case of Noura Hussein Hammad Daoud, a Sudanese teenager convicted of fatally stabbing the man she was forced to marry, after he had allegedly raped her, highlights the country’s failure to tackle the tragedy of early and forced …

TEENAGE GIRL’S DEATH SENTENCE SPOTLIGHTS SUDAN’S FAILURE TO TACKLE FORCED MARRIAGE – UN

GENEVA, The case of Noura Hussein Hammad Daoud, a Sudanese teenager convicted of fatally stabbing the man she was forced to marry, after he had allegedly raped her, highlights the country’s failure to tackle the tragedy of early and forced …