Paris: French police officer found dead at Prime Minister’s official residence

Paris: French police officer found dead at Prime Minister’s official residence

PARIS: A French police officer was found dead on Monday on the grounds of the prime minister’s official residence in Paris in a death officials said was being treated as a suicide. The 45-year-old Garde Republicaine gendarme, part of the armed force’s policing branch, was found next to his service weapon...

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Deadly storms in Italy claim lives of 30 people

Deadly storms in Italy claim lives of 30 people

ROME: Floods have killed 12 people on the southern island of Sicily, nine of them from the same family, rescue services said Sunday, taking the week’s toll across Italy past 30. Six Italian regions remain on high alert for storms. The bodies of nine people were found in their house...

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Trump warns; threatens to shoot migrants who attempt to pelt stones at the deployed US military

Trump warns; threatens to shoot migrants who attempt to pelt stones at the deployed US military

President Donald Trump on Thursday warned that soldiers deployed to the Mexican border could shoot Central American migrants who pelt stones at them while attempting to cross illegally. Trump told journalists at the White House that a group of several thousand migrants walking through Mexico towards the US border had...

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Khashoggi was ‘strangled, dismembered’ in Saudi consulate, Turkish prosecutor unveils details

Khashoggi was ‘strangled, dismembered’ in Saudi consulate, Turkish prosecutor unveils details

ANKARA: Turkey’s top prosecutor on Wednesday laid out the most detailed description yet of how the journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed, saying Saudi agents strangled him to death almost immediately after he after entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul and then dismembered him. A statement from the office of prosecutor Irfan...

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Khashoggi’s fiancee hits out, “Trump must not let Riyadh cover up”

Khashoggi’s fiancee hits out, “Trump must not let Riyadh cover up”

LONDON: The fiancee of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has hit out at US President Donald Trump’s response to his murder, saying he must not let Riyadh cover up the killing. “I am extremely disappointed by the stance of the leadership of many countries, particularly in the US,” Hatice Cengiz told...

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Couple selfie claims lives of 2 Indians in Yosemite

Couple selfie claims lives of 2 Indians in Yosemite

An Indian couple who fell to their deaths in California´s Yosemite National Park were apparently taking a selfie, according to a family member and media reports. Vishnu Viswanath, 29 and Meenakshi Moorthy, 30, died last week after falling from Taft Point — a popular overlook at the park that does...

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Indonesian jet crash: Search teams continue to recover limbs and other human remains

Indonesian jet crash: Search teams continue to recover limbs and other human remains

Indonesian search teams Tuesday recovered more remains at the site of a crashed Lion Air jet that plunged into the sea with 189 people aboard, as a report said it had suffered an instrument malfunction the day before. The Boeing-737 MAX, which went into service just months ago, crashed into...

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Plane crashes in Indonesia with 188 people on board

Plane crashes in Indonesia with 188 people on board

The aircraft, a Boeing 737, disappeared from the radars 13 minutes after taking off from the Jakarta airport. About 160 rescue personnel search for survivors and the black boxes of the device. The Indonesian authorities confirmed this Monday (29.10.2018) that a plane of the local low-cost company Lion Air crashed within...

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Fake News: #RIPRahulGandhi trending on Twitter

Fake News: #RIPRahulGandhi trending on Twitter

Earlier today, the world of twitter was shocked to see a new trend rising #RIPRahulGandhi.   Luckily, people soon realised that the trend was fake and Rahul Gandhi is alive and healthy.

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A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.8 shakes the coast of Greece

A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.8 shakes the coast of Greece

The tremor could be felt in southern Italy and the coast of Africa. A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.8 shook the Greek coast on Thursday, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS). According to the USGS, the earthquake occurred at 22:55 GMT and its epicenter was located in the...

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