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Boko Haram Nigerian child bombings this year are quadruple 2016's -UNICEF Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017

GENEVA/LAGOS (Reuters) - Boko Haram militants in northeast Nigeria have sent out four times as many child suicide bombers this year as they used in all of 2016, the United Nations Children's Fund said on Tuesday.  Full Article

 
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Moroccan who admitted killing 2 in Finland knife attack was refused asylum Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017 

HELSINKI (Reuters) - A teenage Moroccan asylum seeker who admitted on Tuesday that he had killed two women and injured eight other people in a knife attack in the Finnish town of Turku had had his application for asylum rejected before the attack, authorities said.  Full Article  

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ATP chief hails Nadal's 'unprecedented' return to world number one Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017 

(Reuters) - Rafael Nadal's return to the top of the world rankings is a testament to the Spaniard's longevity in the game and is as impressive as any of his career achievements, men's tennis chief Chris Kermode has said.  Full Article  

Severe Typhoon Hato wreaks havoc in Hong Kong, flights cancelled, trading delayed 01:46 GMT 

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong braced for Typhoon Hato, a maximum category 10 storm on Wednesday, with hundreds of flights cancelled, trading in financial markets suspended and schools and most businesses in the Asian financial hub closed.  Full Article  

Saudi police detain teenage boy for dancing in the street Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017 

DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi police said on Tuesday they had detained a 14-year-old boy who was filmed dancing to the 1990s hit song "Macarena" at a street crossing in the coastal city of Jeddah, in a clip that was widely shared on social media.  Full Article  

 
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