Nigeria: Deadly bomb blast at army barracks
Army barracks in Nigeria sometimes contain small market areas where traders sell food, drink and other goods to soldiers and civilians.http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-13592045
Colombia: Land theft put at 7m hectares
The minister said four million hectares of land had been abandoned by owners too scared to return for fear of being killed by right-wing paramilitaries, left-wing guerrilla groups or drug trafficking gangs.
Another two million hectares had been extorted from their rightful owners.
And some 500,000 hectares of government land had been misappropriated by corrupt officials....http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-13591860
Pay deals of top bosses 'not linked to performance'
...remuneration committees were struggling to stay independent.http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-13588114
Nepal lawmakers agree to extend assembly
The UN chief Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the agreement and urged the MPs to quickly conclude the peace process.
Health chiefs 'to cut 52 Cork jobs'
The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (Inmo) said the positions will be slashed from Wednesday at Cork University Hospital and Cork University Maternity Hospital.
The body accused the Health Service Executive of making the decision "behind closed doors" and without talking to staff.http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/ ... 05374.html
Japan Risks Chernobyl-Like ‘Dead Zone’ as Fukushima Soil Radiation Soars
Radiation from the plant has spread over 600 square kilometers (230 square miles)....http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-05-3 ... soars.html
JAPAN SHOOTS SELF IN FOOT TRYING TO BUILD OWN NUKES
SUPERPOWER BOMBS SECRET REACTOR IN NORTH-EAST JAPAN
Unexpected results: earthquake and tsunami
Expected cover story: Earthquake! Tsunami! Not Us!!
American [Superpower] genocide continues: 14 civilians martyred in airstrikes
Reports from Nawzad district say that barbaric US invaders carried out airstrikes on a village in Salam Bazaar’s Sra Kala area yesterday [>] in retaliation after suffering fatal losses and damages in a Mujahideen attack on their outpost located in the mentioned area.
Reports add that in the deliberate terrorist bombing, 14 civilians were martyred which mainly include women and children while 2 others were severely wounded, a witness said, adding that all the casualties were from 3 homes.
It is said that the locals took the bodies of the martyrs to the provincial capital Lashkargah city to express their anger and so that the American [Superpower] stooge Gulab Mangal can see with his own eyes who these civilians were.http://www.shahamat-english.com/index.p ... s&Itemid=2