Main Page

From Wikinews, the free news source you can write!
(Redirected from Main page)
Jump to: navigation, search
Welcome to Wikinews
The free news source you can write!
Saturday, May 27, 2017, 0407 (UTC)
Taiwan's Constitutional Court legalizes gay marriage, gives legislators two years to amend marriage laws
Taiwan's Constitutional Court legalizes gay marriage, gives legislators two years to amend marriage laws

On Wednesday, the Constitutional Court of the Republic of China — Taiwan — ruled laws restricting same-sex marriage unconstitutional, declaring them "in violation of both the people’s freedom and the people's right to equality" in an official statement. The Court gave legislators two years to amend the state's marriage laws.

[ML] [ ± ] - Image credit - Read more...

Latest news Wikinews Atom Feed Wikinews on Twitter Wikinews on Facebook Wikinews mobile site Refresh Page ±

Manchester United bests Ajax to win Europa league
Manchester United bests Ajax to win Europa league

On Wednesday, in the UEFA Europa League final, Manchester United defeated Dutch capital-club Ajax AFC 0–2 to win the Europa League title and qualify for the UEFA Champions League group stage despite finishing sixth in the Premier League this season.

[ ± ] - Image credit - Read more...

James Bond star Roger Moore, 89, dies
James Bond star Roger Moore, 89, dies

On Tuesday, British actor Roger Moore, best known for portraying Simon Templar of the 1960s series The Saint and the spy character James Bond, died in Switzerland at the age of 89.

[ ± ] - Image credit - Read more...

Bill Cosby's lawyers accuse prosecutors of racial bias in jury selection for sexual assault trial
Bill Cosby's lawyers accuse prosecutors of racial bias in jury selection for sexual assault trial

On Tuesday, Brian McMonagle, a lawyer defending the U.S. actor Bill Cosby, accused the prosecution of attempting to exclude black jurors.

[ ± ] - Image credit - Read more...

Fatal police helicopter crash in Slovakia due to technical failure: preliminary Interior Ministry finding
Fatal police helicopter crash in Slovakia due to technical failure: preliminary Interior Ministry finding

A recent police helicopter accident in eastern Slovakia was caused by technical failure and not human error, said the Ministry of Interior of the Slovak Republic. The statement is based on preliminary flight recorder data analysis.

[ ± ] - Image credit - Read more...


AfricaAsiaSouth / Central / North AmericaEuropeMiddle EastOceaniaAntarctica

Crime and lawCulture and entertainmentDisasters and accidentsEconomy and businessEducationEnvironment
HealthObituariesPolitics and conflictsScience and technologySportsWackynewsWeather

Chat bubbles.svg

Recent interviews Wikinews recent interviews  ±

Nuvola apps knewsticker.png

Original reporting±

First-hand journalism by our reporters Wikinews original reporting


Wikimedia
A Wikimedia project

About Wikinews±

We are a group of volunteers whose mission is to present reliable, unbiased and relevant news. All our content is released under a free license. By making our content perpetually available for free redistribution and use, we hope to contribute to a global digital commons. Wikinews stories are written from a neutral point of view to ensure fair and unbiased reporting.

Current Events Barnstar Hires.png

Wikinews's best work Wikinews Featured articles  ±
In most recently promoted order.

Around Wikinews±

Wikinews in other languages


Sister projects

» More Wikinews stories