Accordingly many are missing and it is feared that more than 200 people in total may have drowned. Rescue efforts resumed on Friday after being halted overnight. As per report the MV Nyerere ferry overturned near Ukara Island on its way from Bugorora. Meanwhile it is thought the overloaded vessel tipped over when crowds on board moved to one side as it docked.
According to sources aiming to take on mobile dating apps such as Tinder and Bumble, social networking giant Facebook started testing its new dating product in Colombia. As per report "At first glance, 'Facebook Dating' closely resembles its competitor Hinge. Both depart from the swiping model popularized by Tinder in favor of asking users to answer question prompts and start conversations based on something in a person's profile".
Sources from United Nations stated that President Donald Trump will talk about protecting US sovereignty, expanding relations with countries that share similar values and call for a halt to the spread of weapons of mass destruction during next week's gathering of world leaders at the UN General Assembly. Meanwhile Trump will participate in a number of UN General Assembly (UNGA) events and bilateral meetings from September 24-27.
New Delhi sources stated that Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking that India and Pakistan resume dialogue that has been suspended since 2015. In the letter addressing the PM as "Modi Sahab", Imran Khan also suggests a meeting between the foreign ministers of the two countries. Meanwhile the new Pakistan prime minister wrote Pakistan "remains ready" to discuss terrorism.
Washington sources reported that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo set a deadline by which North Korea must denuclearize, saying that the process must be completed by January 2021, when President Donald Trump's current term would end. Meanwhile in a statement, Pompeo also expressed his desire to meet with his North Korean counterpart, Ri Yong-ho, next week in New York during the United Nations General Assembly.
Washington sources reported that United States President Donald Trump, or rather a part of him, is in the news. Recently the pornographic film star Stormy Daniels, in her tell-all memoir "Full Disclosure", has claimed that the US President has "an unusual penis". Meanwhile the book is expected to come out before the mid-term elections
Pyongyang sources stated that South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un embarked on a historic trip on Thursday to the summit of Mount Paektu, a sacred mountain on the country's border with China, at the end of their three day bilateral summit. As
According to sources it was stated that Hong Kong based Cathay Pacific painted its name as "Cathay Paciic" on the side of the jet. Meanwhile the eagle eyed travelers spotted the mistake at Hong Kong International Airport and contacted the airline.
Pyongyang sources made a statement that South Korean President Moon Jae-In and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un signed an agreement at the end of their summit talks here on Wednesday. As per report it was stated that the agreement was signed at a ceremony held at the North's state guesthouse Paekhwawon and broadcast live in Seoul.
Washington sources reported that Stormy Daniels, the porn star who claims to have slept with Donald Trump over a decade ago, says in her upcoming tell all book that it may have been the "least impressive sex" she had ever had. Meanwhile in her book, "Full Disclosure," Daniels also provides a graphic description
Riyadh sources stated that Saudi Arabia will auction real estate owned by indebted billionaire Maan al-Sanea and his company starting next month to help repay billions of riyals due to creditors. Meanwhile sources familiar with the matter told Reuters, Sanea ranked by Forbes in 2007 as one of the world's
Washington sources reported that US President Donald Trump's administration will impose a 10% tariff later this month on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, increasing to 25% at the end of the year, a move that will sharply escalate the American trade war with Beijing. Meanwhile the administration announced on Monday that the additional tariffs which will take effect from September 24, are on top of
Accordingly US private space firm SpaceX has announced that the company's first private passenger to the Moon will be Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa. SpaceX tweeted "The first private passenger to fly around the Moon aboard BFR (Big Falcon Rocket) is fashion innovator and globally recognized art curator
A photo of a Pakistan minister relaxed and sleeping in her seat during office hours has gone viral. Just before weeks, the new government in Pakistan was formed under the leadership of former Pakistan Cricketer Imran Khan. Shireen Mazari is the newly appointed minister of human rights in his cabinet, and she was the one who was seen sleeping peacefully in the office.
Sources from Pyongyang reported that South Korean President MMoon Jae arrived in Pyongyang on Tuesday, where he was welcomed North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un in an elaborate ceremony, featuring a cheek to cheek hug. Accordingly the meeting between Moon and Kim came about four months after the two last met on May 26 inside the Demilitarized Zone that divides the two Koreas.
Canberra sources reported that Australian authorities on Monday ordered an investigation into the discovery of sewing needles hidden in strawberries, amid growing alarm over scares across the country. Accordingly the contaminated baskets of strawberries have now been reported in six states and territories
Washington sources reported that President Donald Trump's nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court was thrust into turmoil Sunday after the woman accusing him of high school era sexual misconduct told her story publicly for the first time. Meanwhile the democrats immediately called for a delay in a key committee vote set for this later week and a Republican on the closely divided
Washington sources reported that at least 15 people have been killed in North Carolina and South Carolina in the United States a result of Hurricane Florence which is downgraded to a tropical storm. Meanwhile the weakened Florence is still battering the region with heavy rain on Sunday, causing "catastrophic" flooding and leaving more than one million homes without power.
San Francisco sources reported that after facing human rights violation allegations over the misuse of its platform by the Myanmar government to fuel atrocities against the Rohingya Muslim minority, social networking giant Facebook has announced the hiring of a human rights policy director.
Washington sources reported that the Trump administration will send a message to all US cell phones on Thursday to test a previously unused alert system that aims to warn the public about national emergencies. Accordingly the messages will bear the headline "Presidential Alert", the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) said in a statement this week. Phones will make a loud tone and have a special vibration, said FEMA, which will send the alert.
Due to the Typhoon Mangkhut in the Philippines, more than 40 people have been feared to be dead. Throughout the world, there have been numerous disasters and calamities, natural and man-made over the past two months, and it was just a few weeks back that Kerala had been affected by heavy rains and floods, and slowly came back to normalcy after deaths of more than 400 people.
Islamabad sources reported that Pakistan PM Imran Khan, along with senior Cabinet ministers, was briefed in detail on the various strategic intelligence and national security matters by the senior officials of the Inter-Services Intelligence. Meanwhile the Prime Minister lauded contributions of the ISI towards national security, especially in the ongoing counter terrorism effort.
Sources from Accra stated that on Monday, Annan's body was transferred to the West African nation from Switzerland, where he died on August 18 at the age of 80 and however, it wasn't immediately clear why the process took so long. Furthermore among those who attended the state funeral of the Nobel Peace Prize
According to sources in a step that commercializes space travel, US private space firm SpaceX on Friday announced that it will send the first private passenger to Moon and will reveal his identity on Monday. Reports added the tourist will fly in the Big Falcon Rocket (BFR) being designed to carry people into deep space.
London sources reported that the first British government law to allow paid leave from work for parents who suffer the death of a child was given royal assent on Thursday by Queen Elizabeth II. Meanwhile the new law to support parents affected by the tragedy of childhood mortality is expected to come into force in 2020, and was welcomed by charities offering help to bereaved moms and dads.
According to sources local officials said at least six people were injured and hundreds were ordered to evacuate their homes following a series of 70 explosions that rocked three communities near Boston on Thursday, apparently triggered by a gas pipeline rupture. Meanwhile Live TV images showed firefighters battling blazes in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover, around
Manila sources reported that Typhoon Mangkhut, which has already blasted through the Northern Mariana Islands, is speeding across the Pacific with winds that can gust as high as 255 kilometers (160 miles) per hour. As per report authorities said some 10 million people in the Philippines are in the storm's path, not including millions more in heavily populated coastal China.