Day: October 29, 2010

  • US Terrorist Attack Kills Eleven

    At least 11 suspected militants have been killed in drone strikes in north-west Pakistan in the past 24 hours, local officials say. Officials say planes fired two missiles into a militant compound in North Waziristan early on Thursday, killing at least five people. And up to six militants were killed in strikes in the area…

  • Private Corporation Re-Writes New Zealand’s Laws

    New Zealand’s parliament has passed legislation that will keep the production of two Hobbit films in the country. The government agreed to amend labour laws as part of a deal with Warner Bros to retain the $500m (£315m) project. Warner had threatened to move production elsewhere because of a dispute with acting unions. But the…