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Utah nurse gets $500,000 in blood arrest row

United States (HRNW): A US nurse who was held for refusing to allow police take a blood sample from an unconscious patient has accepted $500,000 (£376,500) in compensation. Alex Wubbels reached the monetary settlement with Salt…


Spain high court summons dismissed leader

Spain (HRNW): Spain’s high court has summoned sacked Catalan leader Carles Puidgemont and 13 other members of his dismissed government to appear later this week. It also gave them three days to pay a deposit of…


Gave Cancer to generations of India by Gutkha

India (HRNW): Gutkha baron Rasiklal Manikchand hariwal (80) died on Tuesday night in Pune. He was suffering from throat cancer. He was facing trial under the stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crimes Act (MCOCA) in a 2004 case registered…



Refugees refuse to leave Australia centre

Australia (HRNW): Refugees held by Australia in Papua New Guinea have launched legal action over the closure of a detention centre. Australia holds asylum seekers arriving by boat in camps on PNG’s Manus Island and the…