Category Archives: Around The World

Bomb Scare in London: Euston Station Temporarily Evacuated

British police evacuated London’s Euston station on Tuesday after a small explosion which most probably was caused by an e-cigarette in a bag. The explosion prompted a lock-down and sent dozens of armed officers racing to the scene. Britain is on high alert after a series of militant attacks in Manchester and London this year that have…

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Outrage as Iceland Shuts the Door to Nigerian Couple, Daughter

Iceland has rejected the appeal of a Nigerian couple Sunday Iserian and Joy Lucky, and their eight year old daughter to stay in the country. The family will be deported to Nigeria, ruled the country’s  Immigration and Asylum appeals board on Monday. According to Iceland Mirror, the family received this news  after living in Iceland after…

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Texas Flood Worsens as President Trump & Wife Visit

Flooding in South-Eastern Texas and South-Western Louisiana worsens due to overnight heavy rainfall, just as U.S. President Donald Trump visited the battered region. Harvey, which has been downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm, is drifting eastward back toward the Texas coastline after meandering in the Gulf of Mexico, an advisory issued early on…

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#MayweatherMcGregor: Masterly Floyd Mayweather Schools McGregor in Boxing| Official ScoreCard

Floyd Mayweather has beaten Conor McGregor in Las Vegas, claiming his 50th victory and maintaining his unbeaten record. McGregor had been written off before the fight, but the Irishman surprised many of his critics with a largely professional display, taking the fight to 10 rounds. He got off to a flying start, throwing a series…

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Canada Introduces ‘X’ Gender As Third Option On Passports

Ahmed Hussein, Minister of refugees, immigration and citizenship Canada (IRCC) disclosed in a statement that Canadian passport holders will have a third option for identifying their gender, “M” for male, “F” for female or “X” for unspecified. According to the LGBT rights group Lambda Legal, the decision makes Canada the ninth country in the world…

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Tension Heightened As North Korea Fires 3 New Missiles

The crisis in the Korean Peninsula is far from being resolved as North Korea on Friday fired “several projectiles” into sea off its eastern coast. According to the South Korean military, the missiles were launched from a site in the North Korean province of Gangwon and flew for about 250km (150 miles). Since firing an intercontinental ballistic…

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