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Brazil Dam Disaster: 65 bodies found and many missing

Brazil Dam Disaster: 65 bodies found and many missing

The death toll from a Brazilian dam collapse at an iron mine rose to 65 on Monday, according to officials. Authorities say 427 people were in the Córrego do Feijão mine in the southeastern state of Minas Gerais when the dam burst Friday, unleashing a muddy sea of mining debris into the region. Hundreds of […]

Six Tanzanian children killed ‘for body parts’

Six Tanzanian children killed ‘for body parts’

Six children in south-western Tanzania have been killed and had their ears and teeth removed, the authorities say. Some of the bodies of the children, aged between two and nine years old, were also missing limbs. “This is all about superstitious beliefs and many believe they will get help from witchcraft,” Njombe District Commissioner Ruth […]

WOW: Dubai police to use flying motorbikes

WOW: Dubai police to use flying motorbikes

A Russian-owned company plans to sell the hoverbikes for $150,000 each – but only to drivers who can prove the can handle them. Police in Dubai have begun training on hoverbikes in the hope that they can help first responder units reach areas that would otherwise be difficult to reach. The futuristic vehicles are intended […]

Guyana plane crash: Six injured

Guyana plane crash: Six injured

Six passengers suffered non-life threatening injuries when a Canada-bound plane crashed shortly after take-off outside of Guyana’s capital. The Fly Jamaica flight made an emergency landing at Cheddi Jagan International Airport, in Timehri, at about 02:00 local time (06:00 GMT). It had taken off not long before heading for Toronto. The Boeing 757, carrying 126 […]

US Shooting Leaves 12 Dead

US Shooting Leaves 12 Dead

A Marine Corps veteran who had served in Afghanistan fatally shot at least 12 people Wednesday night when he stormed a crowded country and western dance hall in Thousand Oaks, Calif., the authorities said. At least 200 people were reportedly inside the Borderline Bar and Grill, which was hosting a student line-dancing night. Police named […]

Indonesian Tsunami kills 400

Indonesian Tsunami kills 400

The devastating impact of a huge tsunami in the Indonesian city of Palu has been revealed in chilling aerial photographs – in a natural disaster estimated to have killed at least 400 people. The tsunami, which was triggered after a magnitude-7.5 earthquake, ripped through the Pacific Ring of Fire and crashed into the Palu at […]

SHOCKING: Husband murdered in front of pregnant wife in India

SHOCKING: Husband murdered in front of pregnant wife in India

A husband has been brutally hacked to death with a machete in front of his pregnant wife in a suspected honour killing in India. Pranay Kumar, 24, was leaving a hospital with 23-year-old wife Amrutha Varshini in a village near the city of Hyderabad when he was attacked on September 14. An unidentified man was […]

VIDEO: Watch scary footage of Super Typhoon MANGKHUT

Super Typhoon Mangkhut and Flash floods in Hong Kong, China 2018. Scary footage of a devastating typhoon (CAT 2). Typhoon Mangkhut’s fierce winds have torn off roofs and caused partial building collapses in Hong Kong.  

Coconut oil is like a poison, says Harward professor

Coconut oil is like a poison, says Harward professor

During a German lecture last month by professor Karin Michels of the department of epidemiology, Michels said coconut oil was “pure poison,” Business Insider reports. Michels said there were no studies that showed the health benefits of eating coconut oil and added the oil was more “dangerous” than other types of fat, Business Insider continued. […]

India Flooding: Death toll rises to 350

India Flooding: Death toll rises to 350

The Indian flooding death toll has risen to over 350 with more than 800,000 people in total displaced by the natural disaster. Experts are labeling the deluge which has smashed the southern Indian state of Kerala this week as ‘the worst flooding in a century’ as rescuers battle to save those still cut off by […]

Highway bridge collapses in Italy, 22 dead

Highway bridge collapses in Italy, 22 dead

A motorway bridge has collapsed in the northwest Italian city of Genoa, killing around 22 people as vehicles plummeted to the ground, Interior Minister Matteo Salvini says. Video footage appears to show one of the towers holding up the bridge collapsing in stormy weather. Vehicles and debris fell 90m (295ft) on to rail tracks and […]