Corruption By European Union Citizens Costs USD162 Bln each year: Report

EU Corruptiion Cost USD162BJNN 03 Feb 2014 BRUSSELS — The European Commission on Monday unveiled the European Union’s first anti-corruption report, saying corruption costs the European economy around 120 billion euros (162 billion U.S. dollars) per year. Continue reading


Bahrain bans Shia Clerics’ council

Anti-government protester throws a Molotov cocktail at a riot-police armored personnel carrier during clashes in DirazJNN 04 Feb 2014 Manama : A Bahraini court shuttered a Shia Muslim clerics’ council on Wednesday, after the authorities in the Wahabi-ruled kingdom accused it of politicization and illegal operations. Continue reading

North Korea’s Leader Executes His Uncle & His Blood relatives

North Korea's Kim Jong Il  IIJNN 04 Feb 2014 Pyang Yong : North Korea has reportedly put to death all direct relatives of the uncle of leader Kim Jong-Un, Jang Song-thaek, who was executed last month for “attempting to overthrow the state”. Continue reading