Category: World News

All the current gist happening all over the world.


Spanish police have killed 5 suspects linked to the Barcelona attack

Spanish police have shot and killed five people carrying bomb belts who were connected to the

Iran has opened possibly the world’s biggest bookstore {Photo}

In a country where literary censorship is official government policy, the fact that Iran has opened what could be the world’s biggest bookstore is all the more astonishing.

Bill Gates just gave £3,600,000,000 to charity

He’s the world’s richest man so it would be easy for all those $$$ to get to his head. But Bill Gates has proven time and time again that he’s also

Pakistan’s ‘Mother Teresa’ dies aged 87

Ruth Pfau, a German nun who devoted her life to combatting leprosy in Pakistan, has died at the age of 87. Pfau, who was known locally as Pakistan's Mother Teresa, came

Christopher Wray confirmed as new FBI director

James Comey’s replacement as FBI director has been confirmed as Christopher Wray. The US Senate confirmed President Donald Trump’s nominee on Tuesday, three months after Comey was fired. The vote on Tuesday

Britain’s central bank to hold first strike in 50 years

Trade union members at the Bank of England, Britain’s central bank, will go ahead with the first strike action by staff for over 50 years on Tuesday, the Unite

Title of Hillary Clinton’s upcoming book mocked

Hillary Clinton’s book publisher released the title and cover of her upcoming campaign memoir on Thursday. And it was quickly mocked online.

In “What Happened” — due from Simon &

Jeff Bezos Is Now the World’s Richest Man, Surpassing Bill Gates

The story below was true from the moment the stock markets opened on Thursday, and through the day as Amazon stock climbed to an intraday high of $1,083.31. But, by

New petrol and diesel cars banned in UK from 2040

The Government has confirmed plans to ban the sale of new diesel and petrol cars in the UK from 2040.

Environment Secretary Michael Gove says the move is part

Trump launches warship that can sail for 20 years without refuelling

Donald Trump has just launched a massive aircraft carrier that he says will make America’s enemies ‘shake with fear’. The carrier, USS Gerald R Ford, weighs 100,000 tonnes, cost £9.9billion, and

Pele’s son returns to prison

The son of Brazilian football legend Pele will return to prison after his appeal against a 13-year sentence for laundering drug-trafficking money was rejected, local authorities said on Saturday. Edson "Edinho"

U.S. ends laptop ban on Middle Eastern airlines

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration on Monday said it had lifted a ban on passengers on Saudi Arabian airlines carrying large electronics like laptops aboard U.S.-bound flights, the last carrier

‘I’m alive and well’ – Don Moen counters death rumour

There appears to be no iota of truth in the earlier death rumour of popular American gospel musician, Don Moen, as the singer, on Wednesday, in a simple twit

Trump tweets video of him knocking down, beating ‘CNN’

US President Donald Trump launched a fresh attack on the news media Sunday by tweeting a video — bizarre even by his standards — showing him knocking down and beating