Giant cross rises in Pakistan, home to a Christian minority

Giant cross rises in Pakistan, home to a Christian minority

AP By ADIL JAWAD Published on May 31, 2015 7:04 AM EDT KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Now towering over this violent port city in Pakistan, where Islamic militant attacks and gangland shootings remain common, is an uncommon sight in this Muslim-majority country: a 42-meter (140-foot) Christian cross. The cross, being built by a businessman who […]

Malaysia finds ‘migrant’ mass graves near Thai border

Malaysia finds ‘migrant’ mass graves near Thai border

BBC Published on May 24,2015 Several mass graves thought to contain bodies of migrants have been found in Malaysia, authorities say. Home Minister Zahid Hamidi was quoted by Malayia’s Star newspaper as saying the graves were found in 17 abandoned trafficking camps near the Thai border. He did not know how many bodies had been […]