Eton Tone
/ May

24th of May – Eton Tone

UK’s elite school asked 13-year old boys to pretend to be Prime Minister and justify the army shooting dead 25 protesters in a speech to win a scholarship, British media revealed. The question, which was put to students applying for

Eton Tone
/ May

24th of May – Eton Tone

UK’s elite school asked 13-year old boys to pretend to be Prime Minister and justify the army shooting dead 25 protesters in a speech to win a scholarship, British media revealed. The question, which was put to students applying for

The Italian Job
/ May

23rd May – The Italian Job

The prosecutor in former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi’s sex trial has received a series of anonymous letters of threats, including one with two bullets, Milan’s chief prosecutor said. The letters against Ilda Boccassini have become more frequent since she requested

The Italian Job
/ May

23rd May – The Italian Job

The prosecutor in former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi’s sex trial has received a series of anonymous letters of threats, including one with two bullets, Milan’s chief prosecutor said. The letters against Ilda Boccassini have become more frequent since she requested

Live
/ May

22nd of May – Life

A British soldier was hacked to death by two men shouting Islamic slogans in a south London street, in what the government said appeared to be a terrorist attack. A dramatic clip filmed by an onlooker just minutes after the

Live
/ May

22nd of May – Life

A British soldier was hacked to death by two men shouting Islamic slogans in a south London street, in what the government said appeared to be a terrorist attack. A dramatic clip filmed by an onlooker just minutes after the

Business as usual
/ May

21st of May – Business as usual

UK’s Department of Health threw away £74m worth of Tamiflu, the antiviral drug, before its expiry date, due to unsafe storage procedures. In total the country has spent £600 million since 2006 on drugs to fight a flu pandemic that

Business as usual
/ May

21st of May – Business as usual

UK’s Department of Health threw away £74m worth of Tamiflu, the antiviral drug, before its expiry date, due to unsafe storage procedures. In total the country has spent £600 million since 2006 on drugs to fight a flu pandemic that

Dilemma
/ May

20th of May – Dilemma

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said that she ordered the Federal Police to investigate the source of a rumor that sent thousands of poor Brazilians running to state bank branches seeking payment of a monthly family stipend. A rumor that payments

Dilemma
/ May

20th of May – Dilemma

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said that she ordered the Federal Police to investigate the source of a rumor that sent thousands of poor Brazilians running to state bank branches seeking payment of a monthly family stipend. A rumor that payments

Sa(n)d Strike
/ May

19th of May – Sa(n)d Strike

Thousands of workers employed by Dubai’s largest construction firm, Arabtec, stayed away from work  to back wage demands, a rare labor protest in the Gulf emirate, where trade unions are banned, staff said. Most blue collar workers in the Gulf

Sa(n)d Strike
/ May

19th of May – Sa(n)d Strike

Thousands of workers employed by Dubai’s largest construction firm, Arabtec, stayed away from work  to back wage demands, a rare labor protest in the Gulf emirate, where trade unions are banned, staff said. Most blue collar workers in the Gulf

Finding Home
/ May

18th of May – Finding Home

A Chinese man has used Google maps to locate his family, 23 years after he was abducted. Luo Gang, who was kidnapped when he was just five years old, used the online tool to locate two bridges – the only

Finding Home
/ May

18th of May – Finding Home

A Chinese man has used Google maps to locate his family, 23 years after he was abducted. Luo Gang, who was kidnapped when he was just five years old, used the online tool to locate two bridges – the only