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Indonesia earthquake: At least 142 dead and 200 injured

Indonesia earthquake: At least 142 dead and 200 injured

Rescue workers found chaos and destruction across the Indonesian resort island of Lombok on Monday after a magnitude 6.9 earthquake killed at least 142 people and prompted an exodus of tourists rattled by the second powerful quake in a week. The National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) said the death toll was expected to rise as […]

Mexico plane crash: All 103 people on board survive

Mexico plane crash: All 103 people on board survive

A passenger plane has crashed in the capital of Mexico’s Durango state, just moments after take-off. All 103 passengers and crew on board the Aeroméxico flight survived the crash but 97 of them are injured. State Governor José Rosas Aispuro said the plane was hit by a gust of wind which caused a sudden descent. […]

At least 10 people killed in Texas School Shooting

At least 10 people killed in Texas School Shooting

A heavily armed student gunman was taken into custody after entering a classroom with the word ‘Surprise!’ and shooting 10 people to death inside Santa Fe High School in Texas this morning. Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said the 17-year-old male suspect was taken into custody and a second person of interest was detained. The […]

Mahathir Mohamad becomes oldest elected leader in the world

Mahathir Mohamad becomes oldest elected leader in the world

Mahathir Mohamad has been sworn in as Malaysia’s prime minister following his unexpected election win. Mahathir previously governed Malaysia in the 1980s and 90s. Thursday’s win makes him the oldest elected leader in the world. Mahathir Mohamad, Malaysia’s 92-year-old former strongman, was sworn in as the country’s seventh prime minister last night after leading a […]

SHOCKING: 8-year-old Muslim girl gang raped by police in India

SHOCKING: 8-year-old Muslim girl gang raped by police in India

A number of police officers are among those accused of kidnapping, gang raping and murdering schoolgirl Asifa Bano in the Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir. The youngster’s mutilated body was found a week after she was abducted. Asifa was said to have been targeted for the brutal attack by a gang trying to drive […]

Planet Nibiru to kill us all on April 23

Planet Nibiru to kill us all on April 23

Conspiracy theorists have claimed the world will end in less than two weeks following the arrival of a rumoured death plant called Nibiru or “planet X”. On April 23, the sun, moon, and Jupiter will align in the constellation Virgo to bring on the start of the biblical Rapture, according to the latest claims. And, […]

Algeria: Military plane crash kills 257 people (Video)

Algeria: Military plane crash kills 257 people (Video)

At least 257 people were killed on Wednesday when a military plane crashed near the Algerian capital, Algiers, state media reported. The aircraft crashed near the Boufarik air base, between Algiers and the city of Blida. Ten of those killed were the plane crew, according to state-run Radio Algérie. The aircraft is identified as Russian […]

One person killed, four people injured in shooting at YouTube headquarters

One person killed, four people injured in shooting at YouTube headquarters

One person was killed and four others were injured in a shooting at YouTube’s headquarters in San Bruno, California on Tuesday afternoon. The alleged shooter has been identified as Nasim Aghdam, a 39-year-old woman from Riverside, California. She was found deceased at the scene from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. Three victims suffered gun-shot related […]

SHOCKING: Russian model arrested after jumping from the 6th floor to escape rape

SHOCKING: Russian model arrested after jumping from the 6th floor to escape rape

Ekaterina Stetsyuk, a Russian model jumped out from a sixth floor hotel room in Dubai in her bid to escape sexual assault. Even though she survived the fall, the model broke her spine. When Ekaterina turned down an American businessman’s proposition for sex, he threatened her with a knife. To avoid being raped by him […]

Self-Driving Uber Car Kills Pedestrian in USA

Self-Driving Uber Car Kills Pedestrian in USA

An Uber self-driving car hit and killed a woman crossing the street in Arizona, police said on Monday, marking the first fatality involving an autonomous vehicle and a potential blow to the technology expected to transform transportation.The ride services company said it was suspending North American tests of its self-driving vehicles, which are currently going […]

Famous Physicist Stephen Hawking Dead at 76

Famous Physicist Stephen Hawking Dead at 76

World renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76. He died peacefully at his home in Cambridge in the early hours of Wednesday, his family said. The British scientist was famed for his work with black holes and relativity, and wrote several popular science books including A Brief History of Time. At […]