Wednesday, February 21, 2018, 09:22:46 PM
Israel strikes Gaza after fresh rocket fire

Israel strikes Gaza after fresh rocket fire

The Israeli military struck the Gaza Strip early Monday (February 19), hours after a rocket was shot into southern Israel as intense cross-border fighting persisted for a third straight day, reports Times of Israel.

2018-02-19 10:20:48
5 women killed in Russian church shooting

5 women killed in Russian church shooting

Five women have been killed in a shooting at a Christian church in Russia's volatile republic of Dagestan, reports BBC.

2018-02-19 08:33:08
Plane carrying over 50 on board crashes in Iran

Plane carrying over 50 on board crashes in Iran

An Iranian passenger plane has crashed into the country’s Zagros mountains with more than 50 people on board, the head of the country’s emergency services told local media on Sunday (February 18)...

2018-02-18 14:33:58
Russians charged with US 2016 election tampering

Russians charged with US 2016 election tampering

Thirteen Russians have been charged with interfering in the US 2016 election, in a major development in the FBI investigation, reports BBC.

2018-02-17 09:15:21
KP Sharma Oli sworn in as Nepal prime minister

KP Sharma Oli sworn in as Nepal prime minister

Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli from the Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist-Leninist) was sworn in as the 41st prime minister of Nepal, formally concluding the long-delayed democratic transition.

2018-02-16 11:05:35
Jacob Zuma resigns as President of South Africa

Jacob Zuma resigns as President of South Africa

South Africa's embattled President Jacob Zuma has resigned after intense pressure from his own party, reports BBC.

2018-02-15 08:53:07
17 killed in Florida high school shooting

17 killed in Florida high school shooting

At least 17 people are dead after a 19-year-old man opened fire at a high school campus in Parkland of Florida, reports BBC.

2018-02-15 08:31:14
Dutch foreign minister quits over Putin remark

Dutch foreign minister quits over Putin remark

The Dutch foreign affairs minister resigned Tuesday (February 13), a day after admitting that he lied about attending a meeting hosted by Russian President Vladimir Putin more than a decade ago, reports ABC News.

2018-02-14 16:08:45
Trump's daughter-in-law opens letter with suspicious substance

Trump's daughter-in-law opens letter with suspicious substance

US President Donald Trump's daughter-in-law opened a letter containing an unknown substance that was addressed to the President's son Donald Trump Jr, reports CNN.

2018-02-13 12:24:39
Oxfam deputy chief resigns over sex scandal

Oxfam deputy chief resigns over sex scandal

Oxfam's deputy chief executive has resigned over the handling of a sex scandal involving aid workers, reports BBC.

2018-02-13 09:57:13
Russian plane crashes with 71 people on board

Russian plane crashes with 71 people on board

A plane carrying 71 people crashed in the Moscow area Sunday, Russian state media news agency Tass reported....

2018-02-11 19:04:08
27 killed in Indonesia bus crash

27 killed in Indonesia bus crash

At least 27 people were killed on the Indonesian island of Java when a bus carrying local tourists ran off a road and overturned, reports ABC News.

2018-02-11 10:55:41
Ex-President, 2 SC judges arrested in Maldives

Ex-President, 2 SC judges arrested in Maldives

The Maldives former president and two Supreme Court judges were arrested early Tuesday hours after the government declared an emergency..

2018-02-06 17:03:53
Samsung heir freed from S Korea jail

Samsung heir freed from S Korea jail

Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong has been freed from jail after a South Korean court suspended his five year jail term for bribing the country's ex-president...

2018-02-05 15:01:58
Maldives army seals off parliament, arrests MPs

Maldives army seals off parliament, arrests MPs

Security forces of Maldives on Sunday (February 04) sealed off the country’s parliament and arrested two opposition MPs amid a deepening crisis over President Abdulla Yameen's refusal to free jailed politicians.

2018-02-04 18:17:35