Articles By Umberto Bacchi

From Society Dec 06, 2013

China Toddler Beaten and Killed By Schoolgirl in Elevator Attack [GRAPHIC VIDEO]

18-month-old baby thrown off 25th floor of Chongqing building dies in hospital after beating.

From Politics & Policy Dec 05, 2013

US Biden China Visit: Beijing Plays Down Air Zone Row

Chinese president Xi Jinping discusses East China Sea dispute with US vice president Joe Biden.

From Politics & Policy Dec 05, 2013

Syria: Pope Francis Speaks Up for Maaloula Abducted Nuns

Pontiff prays for sisters kidnapped from St Tecla Orthodox monastery in Christian town in Syria.

From Politics & Policy Dec 05, 2013

Russian MP Drops Golden Gun During Fistfight in Parliament

Fistfight erupted between Russia MPs Alexei Zhuravlyov and Adam Delimkhanov over Chechen monument.

From Politics & Policy Dec 04, 2013

New York Train Crash Driver ‘in Daze at Controls before Derailment’

Union leader Anthony Bottalico says William Rockefeller suffered 'highway hypnosis' before Bronx train smash.

From Politics & Policy Dec 04, 2013

Britain to Crack Down on Modern Slavery, Pledges Theresa May

Home Secretary puts tackling human trafficking and exploitation at top of agenda at Trust Women conference.

From Politics & Policy Dec 04, 2013

Syria Nun Kidnapping: Greek Orthodox Patriarch Urges Release of Maaloula Sisters

John Yazigi calls on jihadist Jabhat al-Nusra militia to return St Tecla nuns to safety.

From Society Dec 04, 2013

France: Human Legs Found on Separate Beaches on Tourist Island

Prosecutors say limbs recovered from Noirmoutier, Vendée province, belong to same man.

From Society Dec 03, 2013

Syria: 12 Nuns Abducted by Islamist Rebels in Christian Town of Maaloula

Jihadists with al-Qaida-linked Jabhat al-Nusra among groups that overran pilgrimage site.

From Politics & Policy Dec 03, 2013

Lebanon Army Takes Control of Tripoli to Stop Syrian War Spillover

PM Najib Mikati announces troops to bring in tighter security in northern town after deadly sectarian clashes.