Free Press Journal
  • Cows help rehabilitate jailbirds in Sweden

    Mariestad: It’s barely 6am and Alfred is already busy milking cows. But when his chores on the farm are done, he won’t be going home — he’ll be returning to his prison cell.

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    Egypt: Police kill 6 suspected militants in Cairo suburb

    Cairo: Egypt’s Interior Ministry says police killed six suspected Islamic militants in a shootout in a Cairo suburb. Today’s statement says the fighting erupted when police raided a suspected militant hideout in the suburban Sixth of October district.

  • Maldives wants to rid itself of excessive Indian influence: Chinese media

    Beijing: The Maldives asking India to take back its military helicopters and personnel deployed there reflects the country’s “increasing desire to rid itself of the excessive Indian influence”, Chinese state media has said. A commentary in the Global Times said it was wrong on the part of Indian diplomats and security officials to think that the move by the island nation came at the behest of China, which does

  • Pakistan court hears remaining 2 graft cases against Nawaz Sharif

    Islamabad: Pakistan’s jailed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif today appeared before an accountability court hearing corruption cases against him and his family, the first court appearance in the remaining two graft cases following his incarceration.

  • Six miners killed, 13 trapped in coal mine explosion in Pakistan

    Karachi: At least six miners have been killed and 13 others were trapped after a methane gas explosion in a coal mine in southwestern Pakistan’s Balochistan province, officials said today. The explosion took place last evening in the mine situated in Sanjadi area, about 50 kilometres east of the provincial capital, Quetta.

  • Kenya: Hippo kills Chinese tourist near lake Naivasha

    Nairobi: A hippopotamus attacked and killed a Chinese tourist in Kenya over the weekend, according to wildlife authorities. The attack took place Saturday evening at Lake Naivasha, about 58 miles from from Nairobi, the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) tweeted on Sunday.