Their faces scratched and bleeding, the pitiful remains of their once-smart school uniforms ripped and filthy, the two teenage girls were tethered to trees, wrists bound with rope and left in a clearing in the Nigerian bush to die by Islamist terror group Boko Haram.
Saturday, 17 May 2014
Kim Jong-un's ex-girlfriend appears to have risen from the dead with reports she was seen on North Korean state television for the first time since she was reportedly executed in 2013.
YAOUNDE (Reuters) - Suspected Boko Haram rebels from Nigeria attacked a Chinese work site in northern Cameroon on Friday and at least 10 people are believed to have been kidnapped, the regional governor said on Saturday.
Saturday Tribune reports
A Ghanaian pharmacist in the United States was shot in the face four times, in cold blood, for allegedly refusing to sell prescription drugs to a customer who didn’t have a prescription.
Michael Nana Baffuor Addo, 35, was killed by a male customer, believed to be an Iraqi war veteran,who later shot and killed a second victim, Daniel Rogers, within a space of 15 minutes. The suspect, who is a customer at the Rite Aid Pharmacy, has not yet been identified.
Marriage market in China sees parents post notices advertising their single sons and daughters (including how much they earn)
Every Saturday and Sunday between noon and 5pm, regardless of the weather, the People's Park in Shanghai is crowded with mothers and fathers studying the lonely hearts messages that adorn the grounds.