Dozens dead, scores injured following riot at Venezuelan prison

A prison riot in the western Venezuelan state of Portuguesa has left at least 46 people dead and 60 injured, according to a rights group and an opposition lawmaker. Beatriz Giron, director of the Venezuelan Observatory of Prisons which advocates for inmates’ rights, said 46 bodies had been identified after the incident on Friday at… Read More Dozens dead, scores injured following riot at Venezuelan prison

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un makes first appearance following health speculations

After weeks of intense speculation about the health of Kim Jong Un, state news agency KCNA said on Saturday the North Korean leader attended the completion of a fertilisers plant north of Pyongyang, the first report of his appearance since April 11. KCNA said Kim cut a ribbon at the ceremony on Friday and those… Read More North Korean leader Kim Jong Un makes first appearance following health speculations