Sri Lanka Attack: What we know so far

Sri Lanka Attack: What we know so far

At least 207 people have been killed and 450 more injured in a series of explosions targeting churches holding Easter services and hotels in Sri Lanka. Most of the dead are believed to have been Sri Lankans, but officials say about 30 people from other countries have lost their lives. Three UK nationals and two […]

Sri Lanka Attack: More than 156 people killed

Sri Lanka Attack: More than 156 people killed

At least 156 people are dead in an Easter Sunday terrorist attack targeting Christians in Sri Lanka after eight explosions ripped through high-end hotels and churches as suspected suicide bombers blew themselves up. The initial six explosions injured as many as 500 people, including Japanese and British citizens, and 35 foreigners – from the UK, […]

Dhruv Vikram to shoot again for Varma as makers not happy with director Bala

Dhruv Vikram to shoot again for Varma as makers not happy with director Bala

In a shocking turn of events, E4 Entertainment has announced that they were unhappy with the final version of the film and that the film will be re-shot completely with playing the lead role. Varma, is the Tamil remake of Tollywood Game changer film Arjun Reddy, in which Vikram’s son Dhruv is playing the lead […]

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange arrested

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange arrested

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange has been arrested at the Ecuadorian embassy in London. Assange took refuge in the embassy in 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden over a sexual assault case that has since been dropped. At Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Thursday he was found guilty of failing to surrender to the court. He now […]

Brazilian police kill 11 armed robbers

Brazilian police kill 11 armed robbers

Brazilian police have killed 11 armed robbers as part of a 25-strong gang who stormed banks in five armoured cars on the outskirts of Sao Paulo. Armed with assault rifles, pistols, revolvers and 12-gauge shotguns, the gangsters laid explosives to try and blow open ATMs at banks in Guararema, in Sao Paulo state, early on […]

WATCH: Mega water spout dwarfs high-rise buildings in Malaysia

Terrifying footage shows a massive water spout dwarfing high-rise buildings as it barrels towards the edge of a Malaysian city. At least 50 houses in the Tenjung Tokong suburb of the city of George Town on Penang Island were damaged after the swirling waterspout ripped over the land on Monday.   The horrifying storm shook the […]

UK: 73-year-old Sri Lankan Tamil woman kill husband for treating like a slave

UK: 73-year-old Sri Lankan Tamil woman kill husband for treating like a slave

A 73-year-old Sri Lankan Tamil woman who beat her disabled husband to death with a wooden pole after suffering years of abuse has been cleared of his murder. Packiam Ramanathan, 73, killed her 76-year-old spouse Kanagusabi Ramanathan at their home in East Ham, east London (UK), on 21 September. The jury was told the couple had […]

Flash floods kill 18 people in Iran

Flash floods kill 18 people in Iran

At least 18 people were killed and around 100 others were wounded in flash floods in Iran’s southern province of Fars, Iran’s semi-official Tasnim news agency reported on Monday, following devastating floods in the north. State TV said several provinces were also on high alert for more imminent flooding because of heavy rain. The meteorology […]

Sri Lankan Tamil Shop worker killed during robbery in UK

Sri Lankan Tamil Shop worker killed during robbery in UK

A Sri Lankan Tamil shop worker has been stabbed to death in a bungled robbery on Sunday morning in Pinner, north west London (UK). Ravi Katharkamar, 54, is thought to have been attacked while opening Marsh Food and Wine in Pinner at about 06:00 GMT on Sunday, the Met Police said. A passer-by found Mr […]

Meet the Koenigsegg Jesko hypercar

Meet the Koenigsegg Jesko hypercar

The company announced it would build 125 examples, and when it was revealed at the Geneva Motor Show, about 80 had already been claimed. And while 125 cars doesn’t sound like much, Koenigsegg says that it’s the highest production number of any of its models. Production begins at the end of 2020, and the company says it will […]