The human rights officer of the Council of Europe criticized members of his own organization who called ritual circumcision of boys a violation of children’s rights.
British actor Bob Hoskins, whose roles ranged from London gangsters to FBI chief J. Edgar Hoover and who starred opposite a cast of cartoon characters in “Who Framed Roger Rabbit”, has died after a bout of pneumonia, his publicist said on Wednesday.
Veronika Houboi watched as a man in a cowboy hat and clogs wielded a sledge hammer to smash up and remove a dozen small cobblestones from a Berlin pavement.
A Dutch Muslim group is planning to commemorate “the ethnic cleansing of Palestine” on Holland’s memorial day for victims of Nazism.
Billionaire media executive David Geffen is interested in buying the Los Angeles Clippers basketball team, according to a person close to Geffen, after National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver banned Clipper owner Donald Sterling for life.