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Poland to charge Ukrainian refugees for government-provided housing

Poland Medyka Ukrainian refugees

Warsaw, PolandReuters Poland plans to charge Ukrainian refugees for food and housing after four months of staying in state accommodation, the government said on Tuesday.  More than a million Ukrainian refugees made a temporary home in Poland, Ukraine’s western neighbour, after Russia invaded Ukraine on 24th February, relying on the kindness of strangers who opened […]

Hindu group to march for Adani port project in India amid Christian protests

India Vizhinjam Port protests

Vizhinjam, IndiaReuters A Hindu group close to India’s ruling party will on Wednesday march in support of a $US900 million port project by the Adani Group which has been stalled by Christian protesters, as tensions rise after clashes in which 80 people were injured. Construction work at the project in Vizhinjam, in Kerala state, has […]

Failures by Mexican law enforcement aggravate rise in killings of women

Mexico femicide1

Mexico City, MexicoReuters When 27-year-old Ariadna Lopez was found dead beside a highway in the central Mexican state of Morelos in October, local investigators were fast to declare there were “no signs of violence.”  Their version – that Lopez died of asphyxiation as a result of alcohol intoxication – quickly unravelled.   A girl places a […]