Category: WORLD NEWS

Police say a young lemonade seller was approached by a teen who stuck a gun in his stomach, demanded money and then fled on foot.   Police are hoping to...

Zimbabwe’s president has issued a rallying call to his country to unite behind him and work together to re-build the nation. Emmerson Mnangagwa, a former enforcer of long-time leader...

A new meme is sweeping France, and it requires a certain level of emoji skill. It all began with a Twitter account, @TweeteoFrance. The incredible account tweets out the...

Four killed and dozens injured in fire at Tokyo building site More than 20 people were seriously injured in the blaze. Smoke rises from a building under construction in...

Facebook shares fall amid slowdown in revenue and user growth Facebook’s monthly active user count was 2.23 billion, slightly behind the 2.25 billion forecast by analysts. Facebook shares were...

Mary Ellis – last of the WWII women Spitfire pilots – dies aged 101 Mary Ellis flew 400 Spitfires after she joined up in 1941. Photo: PA The last...

Facebook takes a beating on Wall Street in its worst trading day A 19% loss saw 119 billion dollars sliced from the company’s market value. The logo for Facebook...

In Video: Rookie policeman saves man on train tracks The man was apparently oblivious to the oncoming danger. The man fled the path of the train with just seconds...

This guy combines up to three sports at once to create unbelievable trick shots He’s a one-man Olympic team! Max Hilty performs multi-sport trick shots on Instagram – (max_hilty/Instagram)...

Two killed and dozens hurt in blaze at Tokyo construction site The three-storey building in Tama city was near completion before the blaze. Workers fled from the site of...

Gin craze boosts drinks giant Diageo The Gordon’s and Tanqueray group said sales of gin jumped 16% in the year to June 30. The soaring popularity of gin has...

Arson could be to blame for wildfires that killed scores in Greece A minister said there were ‘serious indications’ the blaze had been started deliberately. Burnt houses and trees...