Pakistan shiites refuse to bury bomb blast victims on grounds of their religion

Pakistan shiites refuse to bury bomb blast victims on grounds of their religion. The blast on Wednesday in a school in Nangarhar killed at least 15 people including 20 children. Shiite commanders said they have no objection to carrying out a separate funeral ceremony for the blast victims. “We carry out different funerals for these […]

Weekend litter problem to be tackled in ‘winter of regret’, says Piers

Weekend litter problem to be tackled in ‘winter of regret’, says Piers A report into the impact of winter on people who want to lose weight, including for smokers, could help guide legislation next month. A government survey released this morning has found up to one in 10 Brits could be affected by the winter’s […]