Australians urged to stay away from Black Lives Matter protest

06/05/2020

Thousands are expected at rallies that aim to highlight Australia’s own poor record on Indigenous deaths in custody. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison urged people not to attend Black Lives Matter protests that are expected to take place in major cities around the country this […]

Egypt's hotels win over domestic tourists with on-site clinics

06/04/2020

CAIRO (Reuters) – Hotels in Egypt have implemented government safety regulations which include having an on-site clinic with resident doctor, regular temperature checks of guests and a quarantine area, as they try to attract domestic tourists, hotel officials said. Egypt suspended international flights in March […]

Lebanon provides shelter for abandoned migrants as crisis deepens

06/04/2020

While the move was praised by activists, it has not stopped the flow of Ethiopian workers deposited outside consulate. Beirut, Lebanon – Dozens of Ethiopian domestic workers in Lebanon have found shelter after they were abandoned by their employers and many spent days outside the Ethiopian […]

Porn star held after man dies in toad-venom ritual

06/04/2020

A Spanish porn actor is being investigated on suspicion of manslaughter after a photographer died during a toad-venom ritual, police say. Nacho Vidal, 46, and two others were briefly detained last Friday over the death. Spanish police said the photographer died after inhaling the poison […]