Powerful Earthquake Shakes Central Myanmar – New York Times

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Virgin could have broken the law by publishing CCTV footage of Jeremy Corbyn – Business Insider

Virgin could have broken the law by publishing CCTV footage of Jeremy Corbyn – Business Insider

Corbyn pictured here in one of stills published by Virgin. Virgin Trains The UK’s chief data protection body has confirmed it is making enquiries after Virgin Trains published CCTV footage of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn using one of its London to Newcastle services. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) — which is responsible for dealing with data […]






North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability – Fox News

SEOUL, South Korea –  A ballistic missile fired from a North Korean submarine on Wednesday flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles), the longest flight ever by the North for such a weapon, Seoul officials said, and range that can place all of South Korea, and possibly parts of Japan, within its striking distance. North […]






In Iraq, Nigeria and now Turkey, child bombers strike – Reuters

ISTANBUL The boy looked scared and younger than 16 when Iraqi police grabbed him on the street in the northern city of Kirkuk. Pulling off his shirt, they found a two-kilogram bomb strapped to his skinny frame. That was last Sunday. Less than a day earlier, Turkey was less fortunate: a teenage bomber detonated his […]






As Kerry lands in Nigeria, air force says top Boko Haram fighters killed – Reuters

SOKOTO, Nigeria Nigeria’s air force said it had killed a number of senior Boko Haram fighters and possibly their overall leader, and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived for talks on tackling the militants. Government planes had attacked the Islamist group inside the Sambisa forest in its northeast heartland on Friday, the air force […]






Vladimir Putin: Will He Use Iran’s Air Base Again? – Newsweek

Vladimir Putin: Will He Use Iran’s Air Base Again? – Newsweek

DUBAI (Reuters) – The Russian military said on Monday its aircraft operating from an Iranian air base to conduct strikes in Syria had completed their tasks, but left open the possibility of using the Hamadan base again if circumstances warranted. Iran’s Foreign Ministry said Russia had stopped using the base for strikes in Syria, bringing […]






Philippines war on drugs: ‘1900 killed’ amid crackdown – BBC News

Philippines war on drugs: ‘1900 killed’ amid crackdown – BBC News

Image copyright AFP Image caption The inquiry will also hear from the relatives of those killed The head of the Philippines police has said more than 1,900 people have been killed during a crackdown on illegal drugs in the past seven weeks. Ronald dela Rosa was speaking at a senate hearing into the sharp rise […]






Turkey Blames IS for Wedding Attack That Killed 50 – New York Times

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