Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Home World Page 387

World

Cuban volleyballers convicted of rape

BBC:- Five members of Cuba’s national volleyball team were convicted today of raping a Finnish woman during a World League tournament in Tampere. Four of the men, including the captain,...

US: Violent protests after police fatally shoot black man

(CNN)Violent protests erupted overnight in Charlotte, North Carolina, after a police officer fatally shot a black man while trying to serve a warrant for a different man at an...
In the photo from L-R is Dr. Frederic Martin, Co-President of IDEA and Mr. Ronald Jackson, Executive Director of CDEMA with other awardees

CDEMA and IDEA International Awarded Silver Medal for Collaborative Project in Management for Development...

Guadalajara, Mexico, September 14, 2016 – The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) is the recipient of a Silver Medal award which is shared with the Institute for Development...
iphone7-headphone_jack

Apple Ditches Headphone Jack in New iPhone 7

NBC News: Apple is ditching the traditional headphone jack in order to create a skinnier iPhone 7. The design change, which had been the biggest point of speculation about the...

India’s safety tip for visitors – Don’t wear skirts

(CNN)India's tourism minister is furiously backpedaling after suggesting that women who visit India shouldn't wear skirts for their own safety. Mahesh Sharma made the comments over the weekend while promoting...

Norway man stuck in loo over lost cell phone

Oslo (AFP) - Firemen in Norway came to the rescue Friday of a man who climbed into an outdoor public toilet to retrieve a friend's cell phone, after he...

More Than 70 Dead In Italy Earthquake

SKY NEWS:- At least 73 people are believed to have been killed and dozens more unaccounted for after a strong earthquake struck central Italy, reducing ancient towns to rubble. The European...

Canadian sprinter taunts Usain Bolt

USA TODAY:- RIO DE JANEIRO – Usain Bolt’s fast-emerging rival Andre De Grasse believes that turning up the pressure on the Jamaican track icon has given him a fighting chance...

Ellen’s Usain Bolt tweet deemed racist

CNN:- What was meant as a joke about Usain Bolt and Ellen DeGeneres swiftly went awry on Twitter. On Monday, the daytime talk show host's official Twitter account tweeted a...
jetblue

JetBlue turbulence puts 24 in hospital

(CNN)At least 22 customers and two crew members were taken to a hospital for evaluation after a JetBlue flight experienced rough turbulence Thursday evening, a spokeswoman for the airline...