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30 killed in Nigeria suicide bombers

Thinappuyal English June 17, 2019 Comments Off on 30 killed in Nigeria suicide bombers

At least 30 people have been killed in a suicide attack in north-eastern Nigeria, officials say. Another 40 have been injured, according to the State Emergency Management Agency. The bombers detonated their explosives outside

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Hong Kong protest: ‘Nearly two million’ join demonstration

Thinappuyal English June 17, 2019 Comments Off on Hong Kong protest: ‘Nearly two million’ join demonstration

Nearly two million people have taken part in a mass protest in Hong Kong against a controversial extradition bill, organisers say. If confirmed, it would be the largest protest in Hong Kong’s history. Police

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Drought-hit Namibia has authorised the sale of at least 1,000 wild animals

Thinappuyal English June 17, 2019 Comments Off on Drought-hit Namibia has authorised the sale of at least 1,000 wild animals

NAMIBIA: Drought-hit Namibia has authorised the sale of at least 1,000 wild animals — including elephants and giraffes — to limit loss of life and generate $1.1 million for conservation, the authorities confirmed Saturday.

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Suspected New Zealand mosque gunman pleads not guilty

Thinappuyal English June 14, 2019 Comments Off on Suspected New Zealand mosque gunman pleads not guilty

The main suspect in the Christchurch attacks in March, has pleaded not guilty to all charges. Brenton Tarrant is charged with the murder of 51 people, 40 counts of attempted murder and one terrorism

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Indian Police crackdown on I.S. supporters

Thinappuyal English June 14, 2019 Comments Off on Indian Police crackdown on I.S. supporters

INDIA: Indian anti-terrorism officers conducted raids against Islamic State group supporters in seven locations in the country’s south on Wednesday and were questioning several alleged backers of the Jihadist organization, police said. The searches

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Gulf of Oman tanker attacks : Iran “categorically” rejected the allegation

Thinappuyal English June 14, 2019 Comments Off on Gulf of Oman tanker attacks : Iran “categorically” rejected the allegation

The US military has released a video which it says shows Iranian special forces removing an unexploded mine from the side of an oil tanker damaged in an attack in the Gulf of Oman

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U.S. President Trump says he has a ‘feeling’ that U.S., China can strike trade deal

Thinappuyal English June 13, 2019 Comments Off on U.S. President Trump says he has a ‘feeling’ that U.S., China can strike trade deal

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday (June 12) he had a “feeling” that a U.S.-China trade deal could be reached but again threatened to increase tariffs on Chinese goods if no agreement is

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Indian man gets life in prison for jet hijack hoax

Thinappuyal English June 13, 2019 Comments Off on Indian man gets life in prison for jet hijack hoax

An Indian businessman has been jailed for life after planting a fake hijacking letter in the toilet of a Jet Airways flight from Delhi to Mumbai. Birju Salla said he had hoped the air

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“capitalism gone mad” – French President

Thinappuyal English June 13, 2019 Comments Off on “capitalism gone mad” – French President

GENEVA: French President Emmanuel Macron denounced “capitalism gone mad” in an address Tuesday to the UN’s International Labour Organization, while urging enhanced social protections in a global economy plagued by inequality. Macron made the

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NIA raids 7 locations in Tamil Nadu

Thinappuyal English June 12, 2019 Comments Off on NIA raids 7 locations in Tamil Nadu

The National Investigation Agency on Wednesday conducted raids at seven locations in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore in connection with an Islamic State (ISIS) module case. The raids were conducted after the investigating agency filed a

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