Thursday, August 28, 2014
Rome eram non constructum in a dies. Notitia in is iunctum ero hic nunc..
BBC World News
- Twin corruption inquiries at Fifa Two criminal inquiries into corruption at football's world governing body Fifa are under way, as seven high-ranking officials are arrested in Zurich.
- Hamas accused of Gaza rights abuses Hamas committed serious human rights abuses including killings and torture of Palestinian civilians in 2014, Amnesty International says.
- WW2 bomb prompts Cologne evacuation Some 20,000 people in the German city of Cologne are forced to leave their homes as authorities defuse a one-tonne bomb from World War Two.
- EU states 'must take 40,000 migrants' The European Commission urges EU states to take in 40,000 asylum seekers from Syria and Eritrea who land in Italy and Greece in the next two years.
- Arrests over Pakistan 'fake degrees' Pakistani investigators detain the head of a global internet technology firm suspected of an alleged multi-million dollar fraud selling fake degrees online.
- Marriage vote 'defeat for humanity' A landmark vote to allow same-sex marriage in the Republic of Ireland is a "defeat for humanity", a senior Vatican official says.