Amazon workers stage strikes on Black Friday in Germany and Spain

Workers at Amazon logistic centers in Germany and Spain staged strikes on Friday, walking off the job on Black Friday, the discount spending spree that kicks-off the start of the crucial Christmas shopping season. Amazon Germany said around 620 workers were participating in the strikes at its Bad Hersfeld and Rheinberg facilities but the majority… Read More Amazon workers stage strikes on Black Friday in Germany and Spain

Dozens killed, twenty injured as suicide bombers attack festival, market in northwest Pakistan

A suicide bomb attack on a crowded festival and market in northwest Pakistan killed at least 25 people on Friday and wounded 20, a government official said. The blast occurred at around the same time that three attackers tried to storm the Chinese consulate in the southern city of Karachi. Two policemen and the three… Read More Dozens killed, twenty injured as suicide bombers attack festival, market in northwest Pakistan

Dozens killed, injured as suicide attack rocks mosque in eastern Afghanistan

A suicide blast at a mosque in an army base in eastern Afghanistan on Friday killed at least 26 people and wounded 50, security officials in the area said, although there was no immediate claim of responsibility. One security official said the victims had gathered for Friday prayers at the mosque in the Ismail Khel… Read More Dozens killed, injured as suicide attack rocks mosque in eastern Afghanistan