Friday, October 20, 2017

General News

Explosion in St. Petersburg Metro, fatalities confirmed

Fatalities confirmed at explosion in St. Petersburg Metro

The explosion happened as the train was travelling between the stations Tekhnologichesky Institut and Sennaya Ploshchad of the St. Petersburg Metro, the National Antiterrorism Committee confirmed, adding that there was an unspecified number of fatalities from the blast.

Over 300 whales die in biggest recent stranding in New Zealand

Most of the 415 whales that washed up on a narrow sand spit in Golden Bay, New Zealand died by Thursday night, while scores...

Man ‘raped with baton’ by police – Riots & clashes erupt in Paris suburb

The Parisian suburb of Seine-Saint-Denis was gripped by a night of protests and rioting amid the outrage at the sexual assault a 22-year-old black...
St Valentine

Story of St. Valentine

During the last weeks of Valentinus's life a remarkable thing happened. Seeing that he was a man of learning, the jailer asked whether his daughter, Julia, might be brought to Valentinus for lessons.
First British Man Pregnant

First pregnant man in Britain says he has received death threats

The UK’s first pregnant man told British television that he has received death threats from people who don’t understand his situation. Born a woman,...
Snofall January 2017

Arctic blast will sweep across the UK tonight

Airlines have cancelled flights this afternoon and early evening after warnings of wintry weather for the UK.British Airways said it has liaised with Heathrow...
The Queen

The Queen is not dead! Buckingham Palace confirms after Twitter hoax

Rumors that Queen Elizabeth II died over Christmas spread across Twitter on Thursday evening after a hoax BBC account published a fake death alert.

9 people killed and over 50 injured as truck ploughs into Christmas market in...

A truck has ploughed into a Christmas market in western Berlin injuring several people, local media reported, citing police.Latest reports by Berlin Morgenpost say...

Massive blaze at M3 service station is declared a ‘major incident’ (UK)

A huge fire has left the M3 Fleet southbound services in ruins.More than 50 firefighters from across Surrey and Hampshire spent the early hours...

In wake of leading Indian politician’s death nearly 500 people ‘die of grief’ –...

Jayalalithaa Jayaram, commonly referred to as Jayalalithaa or Amma (mother), passed away at the age of 68 on December 5 after more than two...

Church collapse in Nigeria with over 160 feared killed

At least 160 people are feared dead and scores more injured after a church building collapsed during mass in Nigeria.The incident happened at Reigners...
Dreist Apple Heist

Apple thieves caught on video in daring heists

Police are looking for suspects involved in a series of separate robberies at the Bay Area Apple store which began during the shopping extravaganza, Black Friday.

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