•  British singer George Michael dies at 53
British singer George Michael dies at 53.
26 Dec, 2016. \\ World News.

British singer George Michael who launched his career with Wham! in the 1980s and continued his success as a solo performer, has died at the age of 53 at home in Goring, Oxfordshire.    Mi...

  • Russian military plane carrying 91 crashes; debris found in Black Sea
Russian military plane carrying 91 crashes; debris found in Black Sea.
25 Dec, 2016. \\ World News.

A Russian military plane carrying 91 people on board has crashed. According to AFP news agency, a rescue team has found the debris from the plane in the Black Sea. The plane had disappeared from radar......

  • Libyan plane hijackers surrender, all passengers freed
Libyan plane hijackers surrender, all passengers freed.
24 Dec, 2016. \\ World News.

All passengers on board an Afriqiyah Airways flight which has been hijacked from Libya and diverted to Malta where it landed earlier today, have been freed. The hijackers, reportedly, are now negotiat...

  • Libya hijack: Plane carrying 118 diverted to Malta
Libya hijack: Plane carrying 118 diverted to Malta.
23 Dec, 2016. \\ World News.

An airliner on an internal flight in Libya was hijacked and diverted to Malta where it landed on Friday.   Two hijackers had threatened to blow up the Airbus A320, which had 118 people aboard. ......

  • Donald Trump calls on US to greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear weapons capability
Donald Trump calls on US to greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear weapons capability.
23 Dec, 2016. \\ World News.

US President-elect Donald Trump has called for the United States to greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear weapons capability.   Trump, who takes office next month, said the US must take suc...

  • 14 Turkish soldiers killed in fighting against IS terror group in Syria
14 Turkish soldiers killed in fighting against IS terror group in Syria.
22 Dec, 2016. \\ World News.

At least 14 Turkish soldiers have been killed and 33 wounded in fierce fighting against Islamic State terror group in the town of al-Bab in Syria, which Turkey is helping rebels take from IS control. ......

  • Twelve killed after truck crashes into Christmas market in Berlin
Twelve killed after truck crashes into Christmas market in Berlin.
20 Dec, 2016. \\ World News.

12 people were killed and 45 injured when a truck ploughed into a crowd at a Christmas market in Berlin last night. Officials are investigating the crash as an act of terrorism.   Ambulances a...

  •  Indonesian air force plane crashes in Papua killing 13
Indonesian air force plane crashes in Papua killing 13.
18 Dec, 2016. \\ World News.

Twelve Air Force personnel and a radar technician died in a Hercules plane crash on Sunday in Jayawijaya, Papua.   The Hercules C130 plane had taken off from the city of Timika before crashing ......