International News

Human Rights Day 2011

This year, millions of people decided the time had come to claim their rights. They took to the streets and demanded change. Many found their voices using the internet and instant messaging to inform, inspire…





Israel ex-president’s rape sentence upheld

By Steve Weizman, AFP JERUSALEM (AFP) – Israel’s Supreme Court on Thursday rejected an appeal by former president Moshe Katsav against his conviction for rape and other sexual offences, and upheld his seven-year jail term. The…