Berserk Indian bus driver causes death of nine in Pune

January 26, 2012

An Indian bus driver has crashed his vehicle into oncoming traffic and pedestrians, resulting in the death of nine people as well as causing injuries to 27 others. At least 40 vehicles were damaged in Prune before the bus finally came to a halt after half an hour and police arrested ...

Germany backs Nazi database in wake of murders

January 19, 2012

German ministers have approved proposed plans to establish a register of people believed to be far-right extremists, in the wake of 10 neo-Nazi hate-murders since 2000. Sources allege that almost 10,000 neo-Nazis are operative in Germany at the moment and that the database will include information currently held by federal and ...

Michelle Obama challenges book portrayal

January 12, 2012

First Lady Michelle Obama yesterday challenged an account of her White House role in a new book, saying that critics have long tried to present her as being an "angry black woman". Written by Jody Kantor, a New York Times reporter, The Obamas portrays Michaelle as being a force that pulls ...

Wiz Khalifa sued over 2011 hit Black and Yellow

January 5, 2012

A Pittsburgh-based rapper is taking Wiz Khalifa to court in an attempt to sue him for $2.3m - claiming that the hip-hop star's 2011 hit Black and Yellow was stolen from his own track Pink N Yellow. Mr Max Warren, who records under the performing name of Maxamillion, claims that Khalifa's ...