Why Vietnamese Villagers Are Holding Police Hostage

By Olufunke Olorunfemi Vietnam, (An24)- Residents of a village outside Hanoi are holding policemen and officials hostage in a week-long stand-off over a land dispute. Local authorities have fled and residents now control the village. They have built barricades to keep police out and the situation is very tense. The land in question is a…

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Trucks Loses Control, Plows Into Crowd, Killing 20 In India

By Olufunke Olorunfemi Andhra, (An24)- At least 20 people were killed on the spot and equal number were injured on Friday when a truck driver lost control and hit an electric pole, then plowed the vehicle into a group of protesters, cars and shops at Yerpedu, about 25 km away from Tirupati in Chittoor district…

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Australia Unveils Major Changes To Citizenship Process

By Olufunke Olorunfemi Canberra, (An24)-  Australian Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull , has announced major changes  on Thursday unveiled plans to place “Australian values” on the coronary heart of tougher necessities to achieve citizenship, days after scrapping a visa programme for short-term overseas employees. The strikes got here towards a background of rising populist stress and a…

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