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Ghost ship reappears 9 years after it was lost

A ship lost in 2009 in the Pacific Ocean suddenly appeared in the Indian Ocean last week. (Photo: Facebook/Yangon Police) HIGHLIGHTS The ship last seen off Taiwan coast was flying the Indonesian flag The ship named, Sam Ratulangi PB 1600, suddenly reappeared south of Myanmar in the Indian Ocean onRead More

BBC presenter, Rachael Bland announces days left to live in Cancer

A brave BBC presenter and young mum has tweeted her last goodbye after getting the phone call she dreaded today telling her she only has days to live. Rachael Bland, 40, who works on Radio 5 Live, made the sad announcement to the friends, fans and listeners who supported herRead More

British Prime Minister, Theresa May visit Kenya for State visit

British Prime Minister Theresa May has arrived in Nairobi for a state visit— some 30 years after her predecessor Margaret Thatcher toured Kenya. Mrs May landed at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport aboard a chartered Royal Air Force Voyager from Lagos, Nigeria, at 6.30am. She was accompanied by a host ofRead More

US Prisoners join strikes and protest across States

Inmates in prisons across the US are on strike to demand an end to overcrowding, terrible conditions and effectively forced labour. The current round of strikes started after a riot in April at the Lee Correctional Facility in South Carolina left seven people dead. Guards were accused of standing by and allowingRead More

US cancels over $200 million in aid to Palestinians

The U.S. on Friday cut more than $200 million in aid to Palestine following a review initiated by President Donald Trump. A senior State Department official confirmed the move, saying that the funds originally intended for the West Bank and Gaza will instead by used for “high-priority projects elsewhere.” “At the directionRead More

President Donald Trump Denies South Africa Threat

President Donald Trump isn’t sending troops into South Africa. That’s a made-up story surfacing on the internet. “TRUMP blast again: ‘I am sending troops to South Africa and they will not leave until the killing stop and the land issue resolved,’ ” a headline on a blog reads. This story wasRead More

Woman jailed in New Zealand for failing to stop husband raping her daughter

‘You knew full well something was going on,’ judge says A woman from New Zealand has been jailed for failing to stop her husband raping her daughter. The woman, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was told by the judge that she showed more interest in her husband’s future than herRead More