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Billionaire celebrity jeweller arrested in UK

Wednesday  12:40,   20 march 2019

Nirav Modi, whose jewellery was worn by Priyanka Chopra-Jonas, is accused of defrauding an Indian... >>>

Christchurch shooter planned to carry out another attack, police chief says

Wednesday  12:07,   20 march 2019

The suspect accused of carrying out Friday's terror attack in Christchurch, New Zealand, was likely on his way to carry out a third shooting before he was stopped by authorities, New Zealand's top police official said. Fifty people were killed when... >>>

Indonesia flood death toll tops 100, dozens still missing

Wednesday  12:00,   20 march 2019

The death toll from flash floods and landslides that tore through Indonesia's Papua region has topped 100 with dozens more still missing, the disaster agency said Wednesday. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) >>>

Hong Kong reveals plan to build one of the world's largest artificial islands

Wednesday  11:15,   20 march 2019

Hong Kong plans to build one of the world's largest artificial islands, at a cost of around $80 billion. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); However, >>>

Exclusive: Cockpit voice recorder of doomed Lion Air jet depicts pilots' frantic search for fix - sources

Wednesday  11:05,   20 march 2019

Exclusive: Cockpit voice recorder of doomed Lion Air jet depicts pilots' frantic search for fix -... >>>

Cylcone Trevor causes Australia power outages, set to strengthen

Wednesday  09:45,   20 march 2019

A powerful tropical cyclone that lashed the northeast coast of Australia, closing ports and causing power outages, is expected to strengthen further Wednesday. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Drought wipes popular Chilean lake from the map

Wednesday  09:45,   20 march 2019

Lake Aculeo's demise is so sudden and complete it seems as if someone had pulled a giant plug and let all the water out. So sudden was it that as recently as 2011 the 4.6 square-mile (12 square-kilometer) lagoon was a thriving weekend getaway for... >>>

Foreign aid begins flowing to cyclone-hit southern Africa

Wednesday  08:50,   20 march 2019

International aid is trickling into the east African countries of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi after a cyclone triggered deadly flooding. Relief efforts had been slowed down by airport closures, but they are slowly gaining steam as foreign... >>>

Pilot Who Hitched a Ride Saved Lion Air 737 Day Before Deadly Crash

Wednesday  07:46,   20 march 2019

As the Lion Air crew fought to control their diving Boeing Co. 737 Max 8, they got help from an unexpected source: an off-duty pilot who happened to be riding in the cockpit. That extra pilot, who was seated in the cockpit jumpseat, correctly... >>>

Italian Politician Who Opposed Mandatory Chickenpox Vaccine Sickened With Chickenpox

Wednesday  05:00,   20 march 2019

An Italian politician who vocally opposed a new law making some childhood vaccinations mandatory was recently hospitalized after contracting chickenpox. Massimiliano Fedriga, a senior member of the far-right League party, was placed under... >>>

Trump administration bracing for North Korea's next move

Wednesday  04:00,   20 march 2019

The Trump administration is privately discussing how to respond should North Korea decide to conduct a satellite launch as talks between Washington and Pyongyang appear to be at another impasse, CNN has learned.... >>>

The US could be guilty of war crimes in Somalia and has killed civilians under a 'shroud of secrecy,' according to a new report

Wednesday  02:30,   20 march 2019

"The public needs to understand that the US government really doesn't do a very good job of investigating who it's killed," an expert... >>>

China Says Dalai Lama's Reincarnation Must Follow Law

Wednesday  01:35,   20 march 2019

The Dalai Lama warned that China may choose its own Tibetan Buddhist successor after his... >>>

Utrecht shooting: Note found in getaway car suggests terror motive

Wednesday  01:20,   20 march 2019

A letter found in a getaway car used by the suspect in the Utrecht tram attack suggests the motive behind the shooting may have been... >>>

Jordan-Saudi Arabia land exchange appeared in draft of Jared Kushner’s Middle East peace plan

Wednesday  01:20,   20 march 2019

Jared Kushner, a White House adviser and President Trump's son-in-law, drafted a proposal in his Middle East peace plan that would require Jordan to surrender some of its land to Palestinian territories in exchange for some land from Saudi Arabia.... >>>