Hundreds flee abusive Nigerian “school” before police raid
16 October 2019 | 11:15 am
Hundreds of captives who were beaten, abused and held in squalid conditions at a purported Islamic school in northern Nigeria escaped prior to a raid this week, police said on Tuesday.
Jason Roberts believes there are positives to take after Muntari was racially abused in a Serie A match
19 May 2017
Former Premier League striker Jason Roberts believes there are positives to take after Pescara midfielder Sulley Muntari was racially abused in a Serie A match.
9 Jun 2017
The Democratic leader in the U.S. House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, says there is no question President Donald Trump abused his power in interactions with former FBI Director James Comey but that it remains to be seen if he obstructed justice.
6 Jul 2017
Venezuelan lawmakers beaten in latest violent flare-up.
29 Jul 2017
Table-toppers Evergrande beaten in derby.
24 Aug 2017
Jungle Justice: Phone thief brutally beat in Abuja.
11 Jan 2018
France 24's Pakistani correspondent Taha Siddiqui is beaten by a gang of armed men in what's seen as an attempt to intimidate critics of the military establishment.
3 Feb 2019
Victory over cancer is within reach if German Health Minister Jens Spahn is to be believed. But patient groups have slammed the comments as "irresponsible."
13 Mar 2019
EU report reveals how governors abused state institutions before elections
19 May 2019
Yavuz Selim Demirag has been an outspoken critic of President Erdogan. He was set on by assailants with baseball bats in what journalists say is a sign of shrinking press freedom.
14 Jul 2019
A sister of the crown prince of Saudi Arabia went on trial in a French court over the alleged beating of a workman who was carrying out repairs in her ultra-luxury Paris apartment. The princess, who denies the allegations, was not present in court.
20 Jul 2019
Women were a driving force during months of protests against President Omar al-Bashir's 30-year rule but they claim they were beaten and abused in the process.
14 Aug 2019
Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen has formally apologized to abused care home victims, saying it was one of the country's darkest chapters. For 14 years, victims sought an apology from Denmark for state negligence.
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The steel industry is one of the planet's biggest carbon emitters. An industry-wide project in the Swedish city of Luleå is exploring the use of hydrogen, rather than carbon-emitting coking coal, in the energy-guzzling production process.
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The European Commission wants to ensure that the rights of LGBTQ parents are recognized in all EU countries. But conservative EU member states are expected to push back.
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Vice President Dina Boluarte has been sworn in as the country's first female president, and Pedro Castillo was arrested. Castillo had tried to dissolve Congress in a bid to avoid impeachment.
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In eastern DR Congo, fighting between the M23 rebel group and the Congolese army has already forced 400,000 people to flee. Since March, more than 100,000 civilians have found refuge in Uganda. Hundreds of families arrive every week in the country, which is already home to 1.5 million refugees.
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China relies heavily on Saudi oil and is expected to sign a number of agreements with Riyadh. This is Xi's third overseas visit since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.