Family considers killing 10-year-old daughter after mullah rapes her in Afghanistan mosque It was bad enough that the alleged rape took place in the sanctity of a mosque and that the accused man was a mullah who invoked the familiar defence that it had been consensual sex. But the victim was only 10 years old. […]
Nepalese woman accused of witchcraft and burned alive Kathmandu, Nepal (CNN) — A 40-year-old mother of two was burned alive in central Nepal after she was accused of being a witch, police said Saturday. Dhegani Mahato was attacked and set on fire by family members and others after a shaman allegedly accused her of casting […]
Interpol accused after journalist arrested over Muhammad tweet Interpol has been accused of abusing its powers after Saudi Arabia used the organisation’s red notice system to get a journalist arrested in Malaysia for insulting the Prophet Muhammad. Police in Kuala Lumpur said Hamza Kashgari, 23, was detained at the airport “following a request made to […]
My neighbor gave my 8-year-old toy dinosaurs. Thanks to Jason for this pic.
Yes, this guy is “for real”.
Islamic cleric bans women from touching bananas, cucumbers for sexual resemblance CAIRO: An Islamic cleric residing in Europe said that women should not be close to bananas or cucumbers, in order to avoid any “sexual thoughts.” The unnamed sheikh, who was featured in an article on el-Senousa news, was quoted saying that if women wish […]
Yoga is the work of the devil, says Vatican’s chief exorcist Father Gabriel Amorth has carried out more than 70,000 exorcisms in his capacity as Chief Exorcist at the Vatican. The 85-year-old can boast 25 years in the post after being appointed by the late Pope John Paul II. At a conference today, he surprised […]
Looks like that nutcase Harold Camping was right all along. Oh no! This isn’t looking good.
Yeah, that’s not normal… but on religion, it is. English expat ‘rips his own eyes out’ during church service in Italy AN English expatriate in Viareggio (northern Italy) has been admitted to a psychiatric hospital after ripping out his own eyes with his naked hands during a church service. The 46-year-old, a long-term resident in […]