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Saudi Arabia to finally allow women to drive cars

Saudi Arabia to finally allow women to drive cars

Women will be finally allowed to drive cars in Saudi Arabia as King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud on Tuesday lifted the ban on Tuesday to end what has been perceived by the outside world as clear oppression of females. However, it seems that there is still some time to go before women can actually […]

North Korea accuses US of declaring war, warns of destroying US bombers

North Korea accuses US of declaring war, warns of destroying US bombers

Escalating tensions further, North Korea on Monday accused Donald Trump of declaring war on it and that it holds the right to retaliate by destroying US strategic bombers even if they are not flying over its air space. North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho, who has conveyed Pyongyang’s message at the United Nations General Assembly, […]

Egyptian Eman Ahmed, World’s heaviest woman dies in Abu Dhabi

Egyptian Eman Ahmed, World’s heaviest woman dies in Abu Dhabi

Eman Ahmed, the world’s heaviest woman died in Abu Dhabi hospital on Monday after she turned 37 a week ago. Eman Ahmen hailing from Egypt had undergone weight loss surgery in Mumbai earlier in this year. She was in the Saifee Hospital in Mumbai for three months and lost nearly 250 kgs while undergoing weight […]

Germany to fine 60 Euros on women wearing burkhas while driving

Germany to fine 60 Euros on women wearing burkhas while driving

Germany has come up with stringent traffic law reportedly targeting Muslim women by enforcing a fine of 60 Euros ($71) on motorists who drive with their face partially or fully covered. The law has been cleared by the Bundesrat, upper house of the German parliament and is claimed to ensure the identity of a driver […]

Teenager arrested as suspect in London acid attack near Stratford Centre

Teenager arrested as suspect in London acid attack near Stratford Centre

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested as a suspect in the London acid attack which saw six people injured near the Westfield Stratford Shopping Centre on Saturday evening. Newham Police stated that it was a mass acid attack carried out by a group of people who had sprayed a noxious substance around the busy shopping […]

North Korea warns Washington of firing rockets to US mainland

North Korea warns Washington of firing rockets to US mainland

North Korea has escalated tensions with Washington as its Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho in his United Nations General Assembly speech said that Pyongyang’s firing of rockets at US mainland was inevitable. Ri Yong Ho’s daring statement comes hours after US Air Force bombers flew off the coast of North Korea as a show of […]

Iran tests new ballistic missile which can potentially strike Israel

Iran tests new ballistic missile which can potentially strike Israel

Iran missile launch : Defying several warnings from the US, Iran took a bold step by announcing the successful launch of a new medium-range missile that is capable of striking Washington’s ally Israel. Iranian state television Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) showed the footage of the Khoramshahr missile launch following an extravagant military parade […]

World’s richest woman and L’Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies aged 94

World’s richest woman and L’Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies aged 94

Liliane Bettencourt Death : The world’s richest woman Liliane Bettencourt with a net worth of $44.3 billion and also heiress to French cosmetics company L’Oreal, passed away aged 94 in Paris on Thursday. She had a peaceful death at her Paris home and on 21 October would have turned 95 years old according to a […]

Missing Chennai TCS software engineer Hari Sudhan found dead in Helsinki

Missing Chennai TCS software engineer Hari Sudhan found dead in Helsinki

Finland police on Friday announced that the missing software engineer of TCS Company hailing from Chennai has been found dead after he went missing two weeks ago. Police recovered Hari Sudhan’s body from the sea off Hernessari beach in Helsinki on Thursday afternoon. He was working for the TCS Company since 2013. An official from […]

Hurricane Maria threatens Guajataca Dam break in Puerto Rico forcing 70k to evacuate

Hurricane Maria threatens Guajataca Dam break in Puerto Rico forcing 70k to evacuate

Guajataca Dam break in Puerto Rico: Hurricane Maria, the Category 4 storm which made a landfall on Peurto Rico, on Wednesday is threatening the US territory in the Caribbean further by causing potentially devastating Guajataca Dam failure. According to media reports on the potential Guajataca Dam break in Puerto Rico, close to 70,000 people living […]