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…

Uber Banned in London

Transport for London (TfL) concluded that the minicab app is “not fit and proper” to operate in the capital due to concerns which have “public safety and security implications”. These include its approach to reporting…