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Fire Engulfs residential skyscraper

A massive blaze engulfed one of the world’s tallest residential buildings in Dubai in the early morning hour, but authorities noted the tower had been evacuated and no injuries were reported.

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2 seriously injured in light plane crash

Two people were seriously injured after the light plane they were flying crashed in a paddock near Melbourne. Investigations are ongoing into the cause of the crash.

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China’s In-Orbit Cargo Spacecraft Releases CubeSat

BEIJING – China’s Tianzhou-1 cargo spacecraft on Tuesday successfully released a cube satellite (CubeSat) while in orbit, according to China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASTC), China’s Xinhua news agency reported. Signals from the CubeSat were received by ground technicians ...

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Duterte wants 30,000 more troops to crack down on ISIS & other emerging threats in Philippines

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has requested lawmakers to cough up more cash to fund up to 30,000 new soldiers and policemen he deems necessary to tackle the ongoing ISIS-linked insurgency in the country’s south. “I need money and we have ...

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British fighter Ryan Lock shot himself to avoid capture by Islamic State and died a hero, coroner concludes

A British man who left his comfortable home and job to fight against Islamic State as a volunteer died a hero in December when he turned his weapon on himself after being hopelessly surrounded by enemy troops, a coroner has ...

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Elephants, Tigers Kill One Human a Day In India

Endangered elephants and tigers are killing one person a day in India as humans put a growing squeeze on their habitat, according to new government figures. But man is in turn killing a leopard a day as the man-animal tussle ...

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NASA has a job opening for someone to defend Earth from aliens — and it pays a six-figure salary

– NASA is hiring a planetary protection officer with a salary of up to $187,000. – The job was created after the signing of the Outer Space Treaty of 1967. – Planetary protection officers are tasked with making sure humans ...

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China marks army’s 90th anniversary with massive parade

Just hours after bomber jets from the U.S., South Korea and Japan swarmed the skies over the Korean Peninsula in a “show of strength” message to North Korea, China’s President Xi Jinping on Sunday reviewed an elaborate military parade in ...

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More than 150 jihadists are stripped of UK passports as fears heighten over new wave of attacks if they return

More than 150 jihadists who left Britain to fight with ISIS have been stripped of their citizenship as fears grow they may return from war-torn Syria to unleash new attacks (file pic) Ministers have stripped more than 150 jihadists of ...

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‘Brothers-In-Arms For Peace’: CRPF Shares An Image With A Strong Message

Hundreds have applauded the pictures, captioned “Brothers-in-arms for peace”, calling them a wonderful example of amity in the forces. The photographs of a jawan reciting namaz, while his colleague stands guard, tweeted by the Srinagar unit of the Central Reserve ...

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