Category : World news

WORLD / World news - 1 day ago

US firms pull ads from Google as boycott grows

Major US firms have pulled advertising from Google's YouTube platform as the internet giant faces widening pressure over hate videos. Communications firms AT&T and Verizon suspended marketing on the platform after discovering their brands appear...

WORLD / World news - 1 day ago

Man charged over 1970 cold case murder of toddler

A man is due to appear in court charged with the murder and abduction of a toddler who vanished from a beach 47 years ago. Three-year-old Cheryl Grimmer was snatched from outside a changing room on a beach in Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia,...

WORLD / World news - 1 day ago

Sunken ferry in which over 300 died is lifted

A South Korean passenger ferry that capsized and sank nearly three years ago killing more than 300 people has started to be lifted from the water. The sinking of the Sewol in violent seas on 16 April 2014 caused an outpouring of national grief, as m...