47 dead in India’s tainted liquor tragedy

47 dead in India’s tainted liquor tragedy, Police arrested four people over illicit liquor sales and seized 200l of the alcoholic drink. Since Wednesday more than 150 people, suffering from vomiting, stomach aches and diarrhea. The death toll from the latest case of tainted liquor in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu has climbed

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Israeli forces deepen Rafah invasion, kill 17

Israeli forces deepen Rafah invasion, kill 17 in central camps. Over 37,400 people killed in Gaza with significant destruction. Despite demands for a truce, fighting continues with no end in sight. Israeli airstrikes on Tuesday killed at least 17 Palestinians in two of the Gaza Strip’s historic refugee camps and Israeli tanks pushed deeper into

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Biden pushes Gaza ceasefire deal in Eid message

Biden pushes Gaza ceasefire deal in Eid message. US has been pressing Israel, Hamas to formally accept ceasefire deal greenlighted by UNSC last week. Biden notes American efforts to ‘advocate for the rights of other Muslim communities’ facing persecution. President Joe Biden used his Eid-ul-Azha message to Muslims to advocate a US-backed ceasefire deal in

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Myanmar junta orders evacuations around state capital

Myanmar junta orders evacuations around state capital. In November, the Arakan Army launched a wave of attacks on the military across Rakhine. Residents of 15 villages around Sittwe were given five days to leave their homes and move to the state capital. Myanmar’s junta has ordered thousands of people living outside a state capital threatened

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8 Israeli soldiers killed as fighting continues in Rafah

Eight Israeli soldiers killed as fighting continues in Rafah. Over 8 months into war, agreement to halt fighting still appears distant. More than 37,000 Palestinians killed in Israel’s military campaign. Eight Israeli soldiers were killed in the southern Gaza Strip on Saturday, the military said, as forces continued to push in and around the southern

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137 kidnapped school children rescued in Nigeria

137 kidnapped school children rescued in Nigeria. The children had been kidnapped two weeks ago from their school in Kaduna, More and more criminal gangs in the area turn to abductions to seek out large ransoms. Nearly 150 children abducted two weeks ago in northern Nigeria were rescued on Sunday. The mass kidnapping of 287

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Russia stages major airstrike on Ukraine

Russia stages major airstrike on Ukraine; one missile enters Polish airspace. Moscow launched 57 missiles and drones in the attack that also targeted the capital Kyiv Russia attacked critical infrastructure in western Ukraine’s Lviv region with a missile on Sunday, Kyiv said. Warsaw said it was a significant airstrike and that a Russian cruise missile

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Singapore hangs Bangladeshi man for murder

Singapore hangs Bangladeshi man for murder. The 35-year-old was sentenced to death in December 2020 for the murder of his former fiancee in Singapore ‘Capital punishment is used only for the most serious crimes in Singapore that cause grave harm to the victim, or to society’ Singapore hanged a Bangladeshi man on Wednesday for murder,

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Mali gold mine collapse kills more than 70

Mali gold mine collapse kills more than 70. 200 gold miners were in the field. The search is over now More than 70 people have been killed after a tunnel collapsed at a Malian gold mining site last week, local sources told AFP Wednesday, the latest disaster in a region prone to mining accidents. Mali,

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Maldives upgrades ties with China

Maldives upgrades ties with China amid pivot from India. China and the Maldives relations are facing a historic opportunity to carry forward the past and forge ahead into the future’ Relations between India and China nosedived after soldiers from both sides clashed in the Himalayas. China and the Maldives upgraded their relationship on Wednesday during

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