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Terrorist Attack in London

Terrorist Attack in London

Image source:   By Dylan Goodman Four people have died and 40 injured in a terrorist attack on Westminster Bridge in London city centre. Reports say a single attacker drove a car along the pavement at approximately 2.40pm, most of the way across Westminster Bridge, before crashing into the railings outside the Houses of Parliament.


Namibia-Based Swazi Pilot Dies of Heart Attack

by Precious Nkikita Captain Ntsikelelo Liberman Katamzi, a Swazi pilot who was working for Air Namibia and South African Airways (SAA) has died of heart attack at his home in Malkerns, Swaziland over the weekend. Mr. Katamzi was trying to stop a dog from being mauled by his dogs when he experienced heart failure, collapsed


World’s Heaviest Woman Airlifted To Surgery

Image Source by Aine Guerin Rice An Egyptian woman, Eman Ahmed Adb El Aty, who is believed to be the heaviest woman in the world weighing 78 stone, was airlifted into hospital by a crane for life-saving weight loss surgery. The 36-year-old woman had supposedly not left her home in 25 years. She was flown


Galway’s Pocket Rocket

Image: Lucasz Langowski by Brian Donnellon     Sinead Keon will be one of Ireland’s entrants in this autumn’s World Dwarf Games in Canada, and she will be representing us in three different sports, shot put, javelin and table tennis, the latter of which she is the defending champ from the 2013 games. All of that is impressive


Ukraine’s Tax Chief Held Over 70 Million Graft Case

Image Source by Brian Donnellon Roman Nasirov, a highly controversial figure in Ukrainian government is in court in Kiev over a 70 million graft case, basically using his role as head of tax and customs agency to financially gain from it himself. This is considered a major movement by the Ukrainian people who have seen

FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2017 file photo, a mock North Korea's Scud-B missile, center left, and South Korean missiles are displayed at Korea War Memorial Museum in Seoul, South Korea. North Korea on Monday, March 6, 2017,  fired a projectile into the waters off its east coast, South Korea's military said, in an apparent missile test that comes days after Washington and Seoul began huge military drills that Pyongyang insists are an invasion rehearsal. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)

North Korea Fires Missiles Into Japanese Waters

Image Source by Brian Donnellon Like two male peacocks in a standoff, spreading their glorious wings and showing their beautiful designs to gain the affection of the female, Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un are showing off their armies and missiles in close quarters, fueling tensions between the nations and also having a ripple effect with