Thursday , March 30 2017

Indonesian man found dead inside python

A missing Indonesian farmer was found dead inside the body of a giant python. According to local police, 25-year-old Akbar went missing on Sunday on the island of Sulawesi. Locals alerted the police on Monday after they found a bloated snake near the area where the man was harvesting his ...

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UK to push for WhatsApp data access

The UK’s home secretary will meet executives from WhatsApp, Facebook and other tech companies on Thursday in hopes of finding ways to better access data from terror suspects. The meeting was set up in the wake of last week’s terror attack in London which left four people dead. Our Correspondent ...

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Ivanka Trump takes up federal job as father’s assistant

Ivanka Trump will officially taken on a federal role where she will be assistant to the US President. In a statement, the White House explained that her position will be unpaid. The decision possibly stemmed from ethical concerns raised after Ivanka was offered a White House office despite holding no ...

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Bodies of UN investigators found in Congo

The United Nations has launched an investigation after the bodies of two human rights investigators and their interpreter were found in the Democratic Republic of Congo. A US and a Swedish citizen had been travelling with a group of Congolese support staff to gather evidence of abuses. From Washington Daniel ...

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US judge extends travel ban suspension indefinitely

A federal judge in Hawaii has indefinitely extended an order that blocks US President Donald Trump from implementing his amended travel ban. Trump’s proposal would temporarily bar people from six predominantly Muslim nations from entering the United States. The President’s executive order triggered protests across the country but the public ...

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South Korea’s ousted leader attends hearing on arrest warrant

South Korea’s Park Geun-hye arrived in court on Thursday for a hearing to decide whether she should be arrested over the corruption scandal that toppled her from power. Unlike her last public appearance, Park did not speak to the media at the Seoul Central District Court. The court is expected ...

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