MLST NEWS:Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad on course to be the world’s oldest elected leader.

Mahathir Mohamad is on course to become the world’s oldest elected leader at 92, after a shock victory in Malaysia’s bitterly fought election.   For more on this:   Follow this link:   http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-44063675   SOURCE:   http://www.bbc.com   Tag:   #News#   #Malaysia#   #Asia#   #Mahathir Mohamad# Advertisements

MLST NEWS:Woman critically hurt in ‘homophobic’ drill attack

Check it out on this link: Police have arrested a 17-year-old male a short distance away from the scene in Strabane, Northern Ireland.   https://news.sky.com/story/woman-critically-injured-after-drill-attack-in-northern-ireland-11359349   SOURCE:   https://news.sky.com   13:22, UK,Saturday 05 May 2018   Tag:   #Crime#   #News#   Ref:   https://news.sky.com/story/woman-critically-injured-after-drill-attack-in-northern-ireland-11359349

MLST NEWS:Noura Hussein:Sudanese teenager sentenced to death for ‘killing husband after he raped her’ should be pardoned,says campaigners

Supporters say she was forced into child marriage and acted in self-defence   For more on this:   Follow this link:     https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/africa/noura-hussein-sudan-teenage-girl-kill-husband-rape-murder-pardon-death-penalty-a8347041.html   SOURCE:   https://www.independent.co.uk   d   #Rape#   #Sudan#   #News#

MLST NEWS:Women candidates brace themselves for Iraq’s election after race marked by smears and harrassment

‘Female participation is important to impact policy and end discriminatory laws… I hope these candidates will not be put off by the opposition they face,’ says women’s rights expert Suad Abu-Dayyeh   For more details:   Follow this link:   https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/iraq-elections-women-candidates-participation-isis-low-turnout-baghdad-a8347751.html   SOURCE:   https://www.independent.co.uk   Tag:   #News#   #Iraq#   #Election#

MLST NEWS:Government launches consultation on killings during Northern Ireland’s troubles with no amnesty for British soldiers

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/northern-ireland-troubles-death-killings-british-army-ira-amnesty-stormont-paramilitary-a8347271.html   SOURCE:   https://www.independent.co.uk   Tag:   #Northern Ireland#   #Amnesty#   #British soldier#