Category: World

US withdraws from UNESCO

The US has announced it will withdraw from the United Nations Scientific and Cultural Organization, accusing the body of “anti-Israel bias”. Heather Nauert, US state department spokesperson, said on Thursday the US would establish an…

Rohingya boat mishap: Death toll hit 26

The death toll from the sinking boat, packed with scores of Rohingya people fleeing violence in Myanmar in a border river dividing Myanmar and Bangladesh, rose to 26 on Tuesday, after another 12 bodies were retrieved. According…