Stories about Worldwide

Jul 18 2017

Three dead, several trapped as three-story residential building collapses in Liaqatabad

Rescuers struggled to pull survivors from the rubble of the three-storey building in the southern city of Karachi . According to the details provided, the building was...

Jul 18 2017

California votes to extend cap and trade

Republicans, however, favored a third bill that may give them more of a say in how to spend the money collected through cap and trade. "That's what good government looks ...

Jul 18 2017

Send us your Mandela Day photos

Mandela Day marks the work that the equality campaigner did and also encourages people to continue his work. The Day recognizes and honor Mandela's commitment to building...

Jul 18 2017

Potters Bar parks land Green Flag recognition yet again

The win was announced by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy, which announced they are among those to receive the worldwide quality mark for parks and green spaces. "...

Jul 18 2017

Indian soldier killed in Pakistani firing

Pakistan Army personnel on Tuesday resorted to indiscriminate firing along the LoC in the Rajouri sector of J&K. In a separate incident an Indian soldier shot and k...

Jul 18 2017

Woman shot at her gender-reveal party was not pregnant, police say

On July 8, two men opened fire at a gathering where Cheyanne Willis , 21, was to announce the gender of her unborn child, the police report said. Partygoers were watch...

Jul 18 2017

Oh dear! China censors Winnie the Pooh over Jinping memes

In fact, an image of Winnie the Pooh in a toy truck was found among the most heavily censored images on Chinese social media in 2015. People trying to comment with the ...

Jul 18 2017

Lawyer from Great Bend hired to handle Russian Federation matters for President Trump

Cobb is a partner at Hogan Lovells, a Washington, D.C. -based law firm, and a fellow of the American College of Trial lawyers, the White House said in the statement. But ...

Jul 18 2017

Arsene Wenger confident Arsenal superstar can be convinced to stay

The Gunners, who have already smashed their transfer record with the addition of Alexandre Lacazette from Ligue 1 outfit earlier in the month, are said to have turned t...

Jul 18 2017

Zambian baboon that caused massive power outage gets hospitalized, evades prosecution

Kapata said the animal survived the electric shock because baboons have highly insulated palms. Residents experienced the blackout on Sunday and Zesco Spokesperson Henr...

Jul 18 2017

United Arab Emirates Hacked Qatar, Sparking Gulf Crisis

Saudi Arabia and its allies imposed sanctions on Doha on June 5, including closing its only land border, denying Qatar access to their airspace and ordering their citi...

Jul 18 2017

Malala wants state of emergency on education in Nigeria

The 20-year-old global education campaigner made the suggestion at a meeting with Acting President Yemi Osinbajo at the presidential villa in Abuja . Malala last visi...

Jul 18 2017

"It" Director Tapped For "Robotech" Adaptation

Sony's forthcoming adaptation of Robotech has found its director. Muschietti took over directing duties for the Warner Bros. adaptation of Stephen King's It when Ca...

Jul 18 2017

Mostly sunny across Massachusetts Monday with chance of storms

Lows will stay in the mid to upper 70s and muggy. This means we will still have higher-than-normal chances for rain, again especially for the afternoon and early evening ...

Jul 18 2017

Seoul offers military talks with Pyongyang

Earlier this month, Moon said in a speech in Germany that he's willing to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un if certain conditions are met. Moon also said the two Kor...

Jul 18 2017

Possible heat wave ahead

This is putting Mid-Michigan in the path of south westerly winds which will help boost our temperatures back above average for this time of year into the middle and upper...

Jul 18 2017

Clashes between worshippers, Israeli police outside Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque

Meanwhile, the Saudi Cabinet expressed its concern regarding the closure of the holy site at a session on Monday. "Such an act is a risky development that would further...

Jul 18 2017

Three terrorists shot dead in south Kashmir

Their identities are being ascertained. "Terrorists fired on the Army convoy near Bijbhera". Sources said a team of the army's 19 Rashtriya Rifles and Special Operation...

Jul 18 2017

Macron and Trump mark France's Bastille Day

The two men enjoyed a "dinner between friends" on Thursday at a Michelin-starred restaurant on the Eiffel Tower. Despite the historic "special relationship" between the...

Jul 18 2017

PoK integral part of India, says Sushma while granting medical visa

She said that PoK is that part of Kashmir which is illegally occupied by Pakistan and thus, it is an integral part of India. Pak has illegally occupied it. However, her...