A passenger plane carrying 163 people was forced to turn back 40 minutes into the flight after it was discovered one of the plane’s doors was not completely shut. The flight, operated by low-cost Korean Air subsidiary Jin Air, left Cebu in the Philippines on Sunday, bound for Busan in South Korea. A public relations… Read More Passenger plane turned around after crew discover open door
Four chemical elements have been formally added to the periodic table, completing the scheme’s seventh row. They are the first to be included in the table since 2011, when elements 114 and 116 were added. The first true iteration of the table was produced in 1869 by the Russian chemist Dmitri Mendeleev. The new additions… Read More Periodic table gains four new elements
One of Poland’s deadliest-ever cold snaps killed at least 21 people over the weekend, with temperatures falling to -18C (-0.4F), officials say. It brings the toll to at least 39 people having been killed by cold weather in Poland since November 1. Six people slipped and fell to their deaths in the Tatra Mountains on… Read More 21 dead as temperature fall rapidly in Poland
Sacked Real Madrid coach, Rafa Benitez Real Madrid have sacked Rafa Benitez and named Zinedine Zidane as his replacement. The former Liverpool manager has been relieved of his duties at the Santiago Bernabeu after slipping four points behind city rivals Atletico Madrid at the top of La Liga. The 32-time Spanish champions fell four points… Read More Real Madrid manager, Rafa Benitez, sacked; Zinedine Zidane appointed as new manager
The Inspector General of Police Solomon Arase has issued a circular banning all police officers from illegally accessing the mobile phones of civilians. The officer in Charge of Complaint Response Unit (CRU) of the Nigeria Police, Abayomi Shogunle tweeted this. See tweet below……..
Afghan forces have been battling militants to flush them out from a building near the Indian consulate in the northern city of Mazar-e-Sharif. Explosions and gunfire have been heard near the building on Monday. Officials said the attackers had unsuccessfully tried to enter the consulate compound and were now in an adjacent building. Security forces… Read More Afghan forces, militants engage in gun battle in northern India
An earthquake measuring 6.7 magnitude has hit northeast India, near its borders with Myanmar and Bangladesh, killing at least nine people. The quake hit at 04:35 local time (23:05 GMT Sunday) about 29km (18 miles) northwest of Imphal, the capital of Manipur state, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS). The earthquake was originally reported… Read More At least nine dead as earthquake hits northeast India