Category Archives: NEWS FROM THE WORLD

Mass killing in Japan shocks gentle nation

A man who claimed he wanted to kill disabled people left at least 19 dead and 26 others injured after a knife attack at a care facility in Japan. Petrified staff at the Tsukui Yamayuri En (Tsukui Lily Garden) facility ...Read More

Solar-powered aeroplane scripts history, completes round-the-world trip

Solar Impulse 2, a solar-powered aeroplane completed the first, round-the-world flight after touching down in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday. Solar Impulse 2 with a wingspan wider than a Boeing 747, carries more than 17,000 solar cells on its wings, began ...Read More

Florida shooting: 2 killed, approx 17 injured in shooting at nightclub

At least two people have been killed and over a dozen injured after a shooting at a nightclub in Fort Myers, western Florida. The incident is believed to have taken place during a ‘teen night’ with some of people at ...Read More

Germany blast: Syrian asylum seeker blows himself up injuring 12

ANSBACH: A 27-year-old Syrian man denied asylum in Germany a year ago died on Sunday when he set off a bomb outside a crowded music festival in Bavaria, the fourth violent attack in Germany in less than a week, a ...Read More

Following failed coup, Turkey to disband Presidential guard

Turkey is disbanding its elite presidential guard unit following an attempted coup that left hundreds dead this month, the Prime Minister said. Some of the soldiers who seized state broadcaster TRT during the attempted coup came from the presidential guard ...Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Over 31 killed in Kabul’s twin blasts during ‘power line’ protest

Over 31 killed in Kabul's twin blasts during 'power line' protest More than 31 people were killed and scores injured after twin blasts rocked Kabul's Dehmazang circle this afternoon during protests over the government's planned 500 kv power line project ...Read More

5 things to know about the Munich shooting

An 18-year-old German-Iranian from Munich opened fire at a McDonald's restaurant and continued onto a street before entering the mall near the Olympic stadium in Germany's third largest city Nine people were killed and 21 wounded in what is suspected ...Read More

MH370 MYSTERY: Search to be ‘suspended’, not shut down

The governments of Malaysia, Australia and China announced that search for the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 would be suspended upon completion of the current search area. The ministers from Malaysia, China and Australia met in Kuala Lumpur to discuss the ...Read More

Fan risks life for selfie with Lionel Messi

Footballers generally have a large following but when that footballer is Lionel Messi, people will go through lengths to meet the global superstar. Messi was relaxing on his yacht in Ibiza when he got a surprise visit from a fan ...Read More