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Children wounded in China knife attack

BEIJING, China (AFP) — A man armed with a kitchen knife stabbed 11 children at a kindergarten in southern China on Wednesday, seriously wounding three, state media reported, the...

US: Waitress fired after shooting at bandits

USA Today:-When three robbers walked into the Waffle House in Newnan, Georgia, where she worked, Heather "Shorty" Burkinshaw-Stanley didn't hesitate. As the trio made their escape, the waitress followed...

Libya: Deputy PM quits saying he has failed

TRIPOLI, Libya (AFP) — One of three deputy premiers in Libya's UN-backed Government of National Accord resigned on Monday, saying he had failed in his mission. Moussa al-Kouni told a...

US twins have different birth years

ARIZONA, United States (AP): Twins delivered 10 minutes apart at an Arizona hospital over the New Year's weekend have different birth years. Phoenix TV station KNXV-TV reports that parents Holly...

Vietnam: Doctors remove scissors after 18 years

BBC:-Vietnamese doctors have removed a pair of scissors left lodged in a man's abdomen for 18 years, it's reported. Specialist surgeons flew from Hanoi to assist at the operation in...

Spain: Migrants found in car and suitcase

BBC:-Police have detained two Moroccans who tried to smuggle migrants into Spain's North African enclave of Ceuta - two hidden in a car and one in a suitcase. When police...

Pranksters change Hollywood sign to ‘Hollyweed’

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) – The famed Hollywood sign high in the hills over Los Angeles got a little higher on Sunday, when someone altered two of its letters...

India’s first transgender Principal resigns

Indianexpress.com:- India’s first transgender college principal Manabi Bandopadhyay has submitted her resignation after about one-and-a-half years in office, expressing frustration at “non-cooperation” of a section of teachers and students of...

Obama orders sanctions on Russia

Theguardian.com:-The Obama administration on Thursday announced its retaliation against Russia for what US intelligence services believe to be its efforts to interfere with the US electoral process, ordering sanctions...

Duterte: I threw suspect from helicopter

BBC:-Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has threatened to throw corrupt officials from helicopters mid-air, saying he has done it before. "If you are corrupt, I will fetch you using a helicopter...