Tag: prosecution

Maritime security the Seychelles way

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- May 25, 2019 02:42

Africa’s smallest nation is setting a standard for safe sustainable seas through the prosecution of pirates, international maritime cooperation, and proactive measures to protect its exclusive economic zone. As the ... Read More

Is Zimbabwe planning to kidnap former Tourism Minister Mzembi in South Africa?

George Taylor George Taylor- May 17, 2019 08:26

Travel and Tourism in Zimbabwe are on a path of urgently needed recovery, and the country is considered by most travelers as desirable and safe. However, there is a dark ... Read More

WikiLeaks founder Assange arrested in London after Ecuador axes asylum deal

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019 14:00

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been dragged out of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London where he has spent the last seven years. That's after Ecuador's president Moreno withdrew asylum. That's ... Read More

Taiwanese spy targets Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Resort in Florida with malicious software

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019 21:34

Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida is a luxury property and travel club owned by U.S. President Trump. The resort was the possible scene of an attempted spy attack on the United ... Read More

Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 14, 2019 23:36

The European Union yesterday renewed sanctions against Zimbabwe after condemning the chaotic situation of human right abuses in that Southern African country. Here is what the joint resolution by the ... Read More

FAA: Atlanta is a “No Drone Zone” during Super Bowl LIII

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019 23:25

The airspace around Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta is a “No Drone Zone” for Super Bowl LIII, on Feb. 3, 2019, and during three days leading up to the event. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7LZJTl2brq0 ... Read More

War on pornography joins US wars on drugs, poverty, etcetera

editor editor- February 11, 2011 05:50

Washington, DC – The War on Illegal Pornography announced today that U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch (R. UT) and U.S. House Representatives Mike McIntyre (D. NC) and Randy Forbes (R. Read More

Togolese court urged to lift ban on news magazine

editor editor- February 11, 2011 05:24

LOME, Togo - A Lomé court will begin tomorrow to hear an appeal by the Benin-based regional bimonthly Tribune d'Afrique against a 25 August ruling under which it was permanently ... Read More

Germany pledges support to Seychelles as regional center for the prosecution of piracy

editor editor- July 28, 2010 04:22

NEW YORK, NY - In the presence of Seychelles Ambassador Ronald Jean Jumeau, Ambassador Peter Wittig, the Permanent Representative of the Federal Republic of Germany to the United Nations, and ... Read More

Australia toughens laws on sex tourism

editor editor- June 9, 2010 04:26

Australia has launched an advertising campaign to accompany tough new laws on sex tourism. Read More

Uganda minister of tourism to face prosecution

editor editor- May 6, 2010 03:51

The Inspector General of the government of Uganda (IGG) has confirmed that they will begin to prepare indictments towards some individuals suspected of diverting funds in the run up to ... Read More

Somali pirates arrested on arrival

editor editor- September 9, 2009 08:43

As reported in yesterday's update on piracy situation in the Indian Ocean, a Dash 8 aircraft was being temporarily detained at Nairobi's international airport upon arrival from the Seychelles. Read More

Sex tourists face UK prosecution over abuse abroad

editor editor- July 11, 2008 03:40

The new legislation, contained in the Criminal Justice and Immigration Act 2008, will come into effect from Monday. Read More

Airline faces safety prosecution

editor editor- May 27, 2008 04:29

Economy airline Flyglobespan is to be prosecuted after claims it breached strict safety rules. The Edinburgh-based firm is accused of allowing a flight from Liverpool to New York to take ... Read More