A Chinese court sentenced the former head of one of the country’s best known financial newspapers to four years in prison on Thursday, closing a massive media corruption case as Beijing tightens control over the press. Shen Hao, former president of 21st Century Media, was convicted of extortion and blackmail, “forced transactions” and embezzlement, the… Read More Chinese journalist sentenced to four years imprisonment on charges of extortion and blackmail
Miss Tourism Ogun 2015 Queens released a Christmas photoshoot for the festive period. The beauty queens looked amazing and also gave their Xmas message. The season greeting: Accept the most beautiful compliments of the season from all of us. During this season of giving, let us take time to slow down and enjoy the simple… Read More Miss Tourism Ogun 2015 Queens dazzle in Christmas photoshoot
A fire at a hospital in Saudi Arabia has killed at least 25 people and injured 123 others, the Civil Defense said. The fire broke out early on Thursday morning at the Jazan General Hospital in the southern coastal city of Jazan, said Civil Defense spokesman Maj. Yahya al-Qahtany. It started on the first floor,… Read More 25 dead, dozens injured as fire guts hospital in Saudi Arabia
A storm described by forecasters as “particularly dangerous” has hit the south and mid-west of the US, killing at least seven people and injuring scores more ahead of the Christmas break. Three people were killed as tornadoes moved through northern Mississippi, officials said, along with two in Tennessee and one in Arkansas. There have been… Read More Seven dead as tornadoes, storms hit southern coasts of U.S.