Category : World news

WORLD / World news - 2 days ago

Brussels marks terror attacks anniversary

Ceremonies have taken place to mark the first anniversary of the suicide bomb attacks in Brussels that killed 32 people. King Philippe and Queen Mathilde led sombre ceremonies at Brussels airport in Zavantem and the Maelbeek metro station, held at t...

WORLD / World news - 2 days ago

Anti-Muslim hardliner to head Uttar Pradesh

India has chosen a right-wing hardliner who supports Donald Trump's travel ban and is anti-Muslim to lead a state with a population of more than 200 million.  The ruling Bharitya Janta Party, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has chosen Yogi Adit...

WORLD / World news - 2 days ago

Mariah's Christmas hit to be made into a film

Mariah Carey's 1994 smash hit All I Want For Christmas Is You is to be turned into an "enduring holiday classic film". The movie will be fully CGI animated, starring School Of Rock's Breanna Yde as the voice of young Mariah, who decides all she want...

WORLD / World news - 2 days ago

Snake on a plane! Pet left behind by mistake

Of all the announcements passengers on an Alaskan commuter flight expected to hear, being told there was a snake on the plane probably wasn't one of them. But that's what seven people on a Ravn Alaska flight between the village of Aniak and the city...

WORLD / World news - 3 days ago

Fears over jet bombs hidden in electronic devices

Intelligence officials in the US believe terrorists are perfecting explosive devices small enough to fit inside consumer electronics in an attempt to bring down commercial airliners. The concern is behind the decision to ban larger electronic device...