Indonesia to probe soccer stampede; police use of tear gas in focus

Human Rights Commission questions use of tear gas 32 of 125 children killed in stampede Funeral for the deceased in Malang town MALANG, Indonesia, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Indonesia formed an independent panel on Monday to investigate a stampede at a football stadium that killed 125 people, including 32 children, as the country’s human rights … Read more

Stampede, riot at Indonesia football match kill 174, league suspended

East Java Stadium disaster apparently worst since 1964 About 180 injured in crowd stampede Indonesian Football Federation suspends league investigation Police say they fired tear gas to control crowd MALANG, Indonesia, Oct 2 (Reuters) – At least 174 people were killed and 180 injured in a stampede and riot at a football match in Indonesia, … Read more

What crisis? High-stakes crypto lending looks here to stay

LONDON / WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 (Reuters) – On May 11, Scott Odell, an analyst at British cryptocurrency lender Blockchain.com, sent an instant message to Edward Zhao of Three Arrows Capital demanding that the Singapore hedge fund at least repay. a portion of a $ 270 million loan. Three Arrows had just taken a blow from … Read more