• Israel Kills 7 Palestinian Protesters In Gaza
Israel Kills 7 Palestinian Protesters In Gaza

Israel accuses Hamas of orchestrating the weekly border riots that have taken place since March to provide cover for attacks. According to the Israeli military, all of the terrorists were killed . He says her husband saw a small group of settlers nearby. The area is near several ultranationalist Jewish settlements. The Israeli military has be...

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  • Bali, PNG both rocked by earthquakes
Bali, PNG both rocked by earthquakes

The strong quake was felt in Denpasar on the holiday island of Bali, where panicked people fled from buildings. According to Indonesian National Disaster Management Authority, by 9 Oct, the death toll reached 2010, and 82,775 people were relocated while 67,310 houses and 2,736 schools were destroyed.

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  • Tsunami waves possible after magnitude-7 earthquake strikes east of PNG
Tsunami waves possible after magnitude-7 earthquake strikes east of PNG

But the warning has since been called off. There were no immediate reports of damage in PNG. Papua New Guinea sits on the Pacific Ring of Fire, a region that is widely regarded as geologically active. The Indonesian archipelago is in an area that experiences intense seismic and volcanic movements, which produce about 7,000 earthquakes each ...

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  • Bloomberg signals 2020 run by registering again as a Democrat
Bloomberg signals 2020 run by registering again as a Democrat

Michael Bloomberg began publicly dropping hints of a 2020 presidential run back in June, and reports were circulating by September that he had officially begun to actively plan his campaign. Bloomberg has had a long career in politics, and was Mayor of NY from 2002-2013. Two years ago at the Democratic Convention, I warned of those threats.

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  • WFP chief says agency preparing for wave of Idlib refugees
WFP chief says agency preparing for wave of Idlib refugees

The deal to create a 15-20 kilometre wide zone came after a flurry of activity as Turkey sought to avoid an assault by Damascus and a further influx of people across its border. The NLF is the main Turkey-backed rebel alliance in the Idlib region, but jihadist heavyweight HTS and other hardliners hold a large part of the province and the proposed z...

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  • DUP predicts 'developments' in Government's Brexit position over weekend
DUP predicts 'developments' in Government's Brexit position over weekend

As part of the EU, Britain benefits from seamless trade with the bloc, its biggest trading partner. The deal believed to be on the table involves keeping the whole United Kingdom in an "arrangement" that effectively preserves the existing EU customs union, ensuring the goods continue to move freely over the Irish land border regardless of the fut...

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  • LOUTH WEATHER: Storm Callum has 'potential to cause damage'
LOUTH WEATHER: Storm Callum has 'potential to cause damage'

Prolonged heavy rain is expected across much of the country on Friday and again on Saturday. "Winds will remain very strong on all coasts tomorrow Friday, with a second swathe of damaging winds possible across the southeast during late Friday morning and early afternoon", he added.

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  • Pope accepts Donald Wuerl's resignation as Washington DC archbishop
Pope accepts Donald Wuerl's resignation as Washington DC archbishop

But cardinals are often allowed to serve until they are 80. With his resignation on Friday, Cardinal Donald Wuerl became one of the highest ranking Catholic leaders to step aside over global accusations that the Church harbored sex abusers.

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  • Air India Flight Hit Trichy Airport Wall During Take-Off, 136 On Board
Air India Flight Hit Trichy Airport Wall During Take-Off, 136 On Board

In May 2010, an Air India Express Boeing 737-800 from Dubai with 166 people onboard, over ran the runway on landing at Mangalore airport . An airline statement said that pilots were informed about the aircraft hitting the wall only after they were airborne, who responded that the aircraft systems were operating normally.

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  • No more taxi service to Space Station after Soyuz failure
No more taxi service to Space Station after Soyuz failure

The two astronauts-US astronaut Nick Hague and Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin-were reported to say they felt "weightlessness" as the crew capsule detached. Russian officials said crewed space launches have been suspended pending an investigation into the malfunction . Photographs later released by Roscosmos after the rescue showed the two a...

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  • US 'hopeful' on pastor's release, unaware of a deal with Turkey
US 'hopeful' on pastor's release, unaware of a deal with Turkey

Under an agreement senior Trump administration officials recently reached with Turkey , Brunson is supposed to be released after certain charges against him are dropped at his next court hearing, now scheduled for Friday, the senior administration officials and a person briefed on the matter said .

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  • Do You Know How Powerful Indian Passport Is? Check Out This
Do You Know How Powerful Indian Passport Is? Check Out This

South African passports were ranked at number 52 in the world for their visa-free access to other countries this week, down another two notches. The latest report also showed that US and the United Kingdom passports, both with 186 visa-free destinations, fell one spot from fourth to the fifth place after failing to gain access to new destinations...

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  • Cyclone Titli: Schools, colleges to remain closed on Oct 11 & 12
Cyclone Titli: Schools, colleges to remain closed on Oct 11 & 12

Heavy to very heavy rainfall has been predicted in south coastal Odisha's Gajapati, Ganjam, Puri and Jagatsinghpur districts from Wednesday. Bhubaneswar: Cyclone Titli uprooted trees and electric poles and damaged hutments in Odisha's Ganjam and Gajapati districts after making landfall early on Thursday morning, but no loss of lives was rep...

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  • Mohammed Dewji: Africa's youngest billionaire abducted by masked gunmen
Mohammed Dewji: Africa's youngest billionaire abducted by masked gunmen

The police continue their search and have arrested three men in connection to the kidnapping, the exact motivation behind the abduction unclear, though according to CNN , it is thought to likely be a "ransom" kidnapping. "They came in a vehicle to the hotel and started shooting in the air before they took him away". They then pulled him into the...

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  • China: Interpol chief arrested for bribery
China: Interpol chief arrested for bribery

Meng, the first Chinese person to head Interpol, was at one time China's vice minister of public security, which oversees law enforcement in the country. However, Lu did not directly answer questions about whether Meng would be formally arrested or allowed to hire a lawyer, or receive a visit from his wife.

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  • Malaysia To Abolish Death Penalty, Says Minister
Malaysia To Abolish Death Penalty, Says Minister

Today, the European Union delegation to PNG joined other European Union missions around the globe to recall the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Between 2007 and 2017, 35 individuals were hanged, the New Straits Times newspaper said. The minister finally revealed that the paperwork for the abolishment of the death penalty is nearly done.

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  • Trump team asked Israel firm to create election smear campaign
Trump team asked Israel firm to create election smear campaign

A third proposal by the company Psy-Group, staffed by former Israeli intelligence operatives, outlined a plan to help Trump using social media to reinforce divisions among rivals, the report said. Gates, along with Paul Manafort , were indicted for tax evasion and financial fraud last fall. Gates pleaded guilty to lying to investigators and agre...

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  • Michael upgraded to hurricane, heads toward Florida
Michael upgraded to hurricane, heads toward Florida

We will continue to track it closely and will keep you updated . Tropical storm winds extended out 170 miles (275 kilometers), primarily to the northeast and southeast of the storm's center. Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency for 26 counties as Tropical Storm Michael gathers strength in the Caribbean and barrels toward the Florida P...

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  • Hundreds of Fort Worth made F-35s grounded for inspection after crash
Hundreds of Fort Worth made F-35s grounded for inspection after crash

The F-35 fleet is the most expensive weapons system in the United States and the fighter planes are manufactured at Lockheed Martin's plant in Fort Worth. Luckily, the pilot of the crashed aircraft ejected and landed safely. "We will take every measure to ensure safe operations while we deliver, sustain and modernise the F-35 for the warfighter a...

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  • Status Orange warning in place as Storm Callum approaches
Status Orange warning in place as Storm Callum approaches

The third storm of the 18/19 season is set to bring heavy downpours and strong gales to Northern Ireland, with yellow weather warnings now in place in some areas. With the storm set to move north during Friday and Saturday, electricity distributor SP Energy Networks has issued advice in case of power cuts in North Wales.

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