Category Archives: Legal Judicial

The Mediterranean’s Deadliest Shipwreck Just Got Deadlier

ROME Before their lives ended in an underwater deathtrap, before they lined up 100 to a row on a Libyan beach to board a boat with no anchor, the young men from the parched villages …

The Mediterranean’s Deadliest Shipwreck Just Got Deadlier

ROME Before their lives ended in an underwater deathtrap, before they lined up 100 to a row on a Libyan beach to board a boat with no anchor, the young men from the parched villages …

Merry or Misery? Shoppers Urged to Avoid Gifts Linked to Slavery

Christmas holidaymakers have been warned by officials and campaigners not to inadvertently fund slavery with their gift lists as awareness grows over forced and child labor used in a list of products from princess dolls …

Victims of Zimbabwe’s Post-Election Violence Seek Justice

In Zimbabwe, an inquiry is under way into what caused at least seven deaths during a post-election protest.

Adrian Munjere, 31, says he is lucky to be alive after a stray bullet from an assault …

States Must Transform Natural Resources from Driver of Conflict into Development Tool to Foster Peace, Cooperation, Secretary-General Tells Security Council

Competition over land, water, minerals and other natural resources will increasingly fuel conflict unless efforts are stepped up to manage them for the benefit of local people and engender peace through sharing, the Secretary-General told …