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Monster unleashed by Corrections to rape inside prison

GRAPHIC WARNING A serial sex offender was given the opportunity to commit violent rapes on fellow inmates after the Corrections Department deleted a warning saying he was not to be double-bunked. Two of the three men who told police they were raped by William Katipa, 52, have been paid compensation by Corrections. There is yet to be a settlement with […]

‘Full of life‘: Kiwi woman‘s tragic final moments revealed

‘Full of life‘: Kiwi woman‘s tragic final moments revealed

Bright-eyed Danni Hogan was known to her loved ones as someone who was full of life. So it was perhaps not surprising when she decided to leave her home in New Zealand and, along with her partner Louis Aiello, set off on a year-long adventure abroad. Sadly, that experience of a lifetime lasted mere weeks. Loved ones are paying tribute […]

‘She didn‘t say no‘, says shearer charged with raping ex-partner

‘She didn‘t say no‘, says shearer charged with raping ex-partner

Warning: This article contains evidence that some people may find upsetting. A Central Otago shearer allegedly raped his ex-partner in his cabin after putting their three young children into a vehicle outside. The Alexandra man is on trial before the Dunedin District Court after pleading not guilty to attempted unlawful sexual connection and rape. The man told police after the […]

‘Financial blow‘: Controversial speakers seek Kiwi cash

Two controversial Canadian speakers say they suffered “a financial blow” after the Auckland venue they were due to speak at pulled the plug on their event amid protests and bomb threats. Stefan Molyneux and Lauren Southern, who are known for holding far-right views on immigration, feminism and Islam, were initially due to speak at the Bruce Mason Centre on Auckland‘s […]

Kerala chief minister to inaugurate nine new police stations on Monday

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala chief minister will inaugurate nine new police stations on Monday. This include five local and four coastal police stations. The inaugural function will be held at Nagaroor police station under Rural police district, the first fully-computerized police station in the state, at 11am. He will also inugurate the other new police stations at the same time through video […]

Kerala floods: No darshan at Sabarimala as Pampa river overflows

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: When the opens on Tuesday evening for the `Niraputhari’ festival, devotees will not be able to have darshan this time. The Travancore Devaswom Board has appealed to all the pilgrims to avoid their trekking to the hill shrine due to the rising water level in . “With almost all the dams in the Pathanamthitta districts remain opened, the water […]

Afghanistan hopes Imran would “undo the past”, urges China to take steps in ending terror from Pakistan – Interview

Afghanistan hopes Imran would “undo the past”, urges China to take steps in ending terror from Pakistan – Interview

HYDERABAD: Terror-hit is hoping that the new prime minister of , cricketer-turned politician , would take “practical steps” to tackle cross-border terrorism while calling on China to use its influence to end militancy in the region. “The past had promises but no action. We hope that Imran khan, the new leader would undo the past. The past is continued terrorism […]