Tuesday, 18 March 2014

Dublin Bus services hit by Fonthill Road stone-throwing, anti-social behaviour

Dublin Bus had to curtail services on Route 40 serving Neilstown in Clondalkin yesterday.

Earthquake shakes southeastern Ireland

Gardai in Wexford revealed they received four separate calls about the earthquake at around 9pm on Tuesday

St patricks day attack in Dublin

A video of a young man being savagely kicked unconscious in a brutal St Patrick’s Day assault has gone viral.

Drug-addicted burglar murdered war veteran, 87, for just £85

Daniel Crompton sobbed in the dock as the jury at Manchester Crown Court delivered its verdict that he had murdered 87-year-old Frank Worsley.

Colombian president WETS HIMSELF during election speech

Speaking to a crowd of supporters, President Santos was describing what a second term in office would bring

President Juan Manuel Santos, the 62-year-old premier of Colombia has the unfortunate accident when launching his reelection campaign.

Head teachers reveal how they've been bullied for resisting Islamic extremists


Erica Connor's eyes widen as she reads the four-page letter purportedly outlining a plot by Muslim fundamentalists to take over state education.

'Gay bank worker strangled his wife after marrying her to hide his sexuality'

Murder accused

A bank worker who married to conceal his homosexuality strangled his wife a few months later with a metal vacuum pipe, a court heard yesterday.

Hon. Dabiri Attacks Covenant University Student On Twitter

abike dabiri

Member of Nigeria federal House of Representatives, representing Ikorodu constituency of Lagos state, Hon. Abike Dabiri has tackled a Covenant University student on the social platform, twitter.

19 Redeemed Church members, 45 others die in multiple crashes (GRAPHIC PICTURES)


A multiple crash on the Potiskum-Maiduguri highway, involving three vehicles on Monday killed 35 people, including 19 church members on their way back from Lagos where they attended a religious meeting.

Christ Embassy in Oregun, Lagos was caught on fire

Photo: Christ Embassy burning
Vanguard provides that the fire, which started about 6.30pm was caused by power surge in a building housing 14 generating sets.

8 of the Worst Countries For Black People to Travel (4)

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A person of African descent traveling to China should not be surprised if they are repeatedly stared at or even swarmed by crowds of curious Chinese who will treat them as a spectacle by taking pictures, touching their hair, rubbing their skin, and asking questions that reflect their ignorance and lack of interaction with Black people.

8 of the Worst Countries For Black People to Travel (3)

The world is not yet colorblind, and Italy is no exception. Anyone not noticeably of European descent will likely be looked down upon by Italians. Oftentimes a darker-skinned tourist will only have to deal with imposing stares, however; some Black women report a rather high incidence of gawking that leads to inquiries for prostitution.

8 of the Worst Countries For Black People to Travel (2)

Human rights groups report that the number of racially motivated attacks have increased in Greece, as did the severity of the violence involved.  Kostis Papaioannou, head of the National Commission for Human Rights, says the 2012 figures “shows some very interesting and very worrying tendencies regarding racist violence in Greece. We have both an increase in the numbers of attacks but also – which is really worrying too – we have an escalation of the tension of this violence.”  The incidents have spiraled as Greece’s economy has worsened over the past few years.

8 of the Worst Countries For Black People to Travel( 1)

When traveling to Germany it is important to know that the country’s constitution prohibits racial discrimination in general, but there is basically no case law that specifically deals with it, according to Hendrik Cremer, who has worked with the German Institute for Human Rights  since 2007. “Those who want to take action against racist remarks are only able to refer to Section 130 of the Penal Code, which refers to sedition.” The legal hurdles, therefore, are high.

Woman, 21, is jailed for two years after she had sex 50 times with boy aged EIGHT

Paedophile: Loren Morris, 21, was sentenced to prison after a court found that she had slept with a child 50 times

Loren Morris, 21, (pictured) started sleeping with the boy five years ago, and continued until he was ten years old. She was sentenced today at Worcester Crown Court.

Tourist falls asleep... and to his death

Tragic: Zoran Tomic died just minutes after this picture was taken in Italy, having fallen asleep and rolled over the edge of the wall he was on onto rocks below

Just minutes after this photograph of a tourist on a wall in Italy was taken, he fell to his death on the rocks 30 metres below having nodded off and rolled over the edge.

Subway worker caught using the bread oven to dry her WET SOCKS

The Subway worker posted a photograph of the unhygienic act on her Instagram page, pictured, with the caption: 'Socks and gloves drying in the oven at work ha #Worcester #floods #wet #gloves #socks'

The female worker laid her wet purple socks and dark gloves on the heated metal racks, right, which are normally used to cook bread in the Subway store in the St John's area of Worcester, left.

The Auschwitz female guard facing justice at 90


The woman, who is now 90 years old and has been identified only as Gisela S, worked at the camp under her maiden name Demming.

Missing Malaysia Plane Passengers Profiled

Missing Plane
In this handout photo taken March 4, 2014 and provided March 18, 2014 by Daniel Liau, Chinese artist Wang Linshi, poses for a picture in front of pieces of his work on display at an exhibition of Chinese art in Kuala Lumpur, just days before he boarded Malaysia Airlines flight 370 to Beijing that has since gone missing. Wang, 69, worked for the Chinese government in the eastern city of Nanjing until he retired, but his passion was painting, according to son Wang Zhen. (AP Photo)

Unbelievable moment a huge aquarium BURSTS open as diners flee from Disney World restaurant

All wet: Chaos broke out in the sea-themed area of T-Rex Cafe on Monday night after a giant fish tank burst, making it more than just themed

Diners at a Florida restaurant got a fishy surprise Monday when a huge aquarium burst open, sending the tanks water gushing across the room and even onto some customers.

Bruised and bloody boxers stun their girlfriends by popping the question - in the RING


Two boxers stunned their girlfriends by getting down on one knee and proposing to both of them, moments after finishing a gruelling fight.

Cartel member accused of kidnapping children to harvest their organs is captured in Mexico

Plancarte Gaspar is the nephew of Enrique Plancarte Solis, pictured, a top Knights Templar leader

Police in Mexico's western state of Michoacan detained an alleged member of the Knights Templar cartel who is suspected of kidnapping children to harvest their organs, an official said on Monday.

'This time tomorrow I'll be a millionaire'


A car mechanic and Only Fools and Horses fan is celebrating banking a massive £107,932,603.20 EuroMillions jackpot after telling his father 'this time tomorrow, I will be a millionaire.' Neil Trotter, 41, from Coulsdon in Surrey, was so confident he'd win a prize he'd told his father and staff at his office last Friday lunchtime that he would be retiring - before he even scooped the prize.

Nigerian Man Who Killed Four people before is Now In Another Fresh Murder charge

A 28 year old man known has Oriyomi Adigun, pictured above is now on the run after killing his close friend, Oluwafemi Adekeye, 32, in the presence of his 3-year old daughter, on 12 February, 2014 in Ayobo Ipaja area of Lagos.

Unity Bank In N3.4bn Tangle With Ex-MD,Falalu Bello

Funny Video Of Girl Asking Broke Boyfriend for 10k

The Jews of Nigeria!!!!

Designer cakes that can take up to FIFTY HOURS to bake and decorate

Vicki Smith

Vicki Smith, 26, creates the spectacular 'super-cakes', featuring designs such as Betty Boop (centre top), turtles (centre bottom), bulldogs (top left) and baby meerkat Oleg (bottom left) from the Compare The Market television adverts, at her home in Flintshire, north Wales.

woman's dying body is dragged behind police car in Rio

Horrifying moment woman's dying body is dragged behind police car after she was hit in cross fire during drugs gang gun battle'

Claudia Silva Ferreira was hit in crossfire during an alleged exchange of bullets between police and traffickers in Morro da Congonha favela in Madurai, Rio de Janeiro.

East Wall residents warn Dublin locals of convicted rapist in area

Residents in Dublin's East Wall have reportedly put posters up warning locals that a convicted rapist collects his dole in the area.

Man found with serious injuries outside pub on Faussagh Avenue in Dublin

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A 21-year-old man has died after he was found outside a pub on the north side of Dublin this morning.