segunda-feira, 26 de agosto de 2013

India: police detained a fifth suspect collective violation

The Manhunt ended in India. Police arrested the fifth suspect of having violated a photojournalist on Thursday in Bombay, India. Individuals incur a penalty of up to 20 years in prison, after the frame for criminal offenses have been enhanced in March.

The photographer, with little more than 20 years, he was reporting when she was attacked. The co-worker that accompanied it was assaulted and tied up. The case returned to provoke protests, months after another collective rape where the victim died.

A group of photojournalists he concentrated in front of the Court to express the revolt against a society where reigns the culture of silence in the face of the violation of women. Statistics show that, in India, a woman is raped every twenty minutes.

sexta-feira, 23 de agosto de 2013

Fire in Serra do Caramulo causes deadly victim

Since the night of Tuesday the flames licking at the Caramulo region in Northern Portugal.

This farm-feiraas fire would kill a young firefighter of 22 years of age. It is the third deadly victim registered this month.

Nine other peacekeepers with injuries having been evacuated.

Combating flames there on three fronts and involves approximately 300 elements. In addition to the terrestrial mediums are also involved several air media, among them two French planes.

Throughout the national territory, were on Thursday evening 17 outbreaks of fire involving more than a thousand firefighters and dozens of vehicles.

The most severe outbreaks are located north and centre of the country, respectively in the region of Vila Real and da Serra do Caramulo.

According to the Institute of nature conservation and forestry, this year have burned 31 thousand hectares of forest in Portugal.

Spain registers record number of visits by tourists in July

The words change, but certain is that few are indifferent to the charms of Spain.

According to the latest data, in July the neighboring country registered a record number of visits by foreign tourists.

Last month, 7.9 million people visited Spain, representing an increase of 2.9% compared to the same period of the previous year.

Good news for a nation in crisis, burdened with a high unemployment rate.

Tourists arriving from the four corners of the world and the country thanks.