A Scottish tourist on holiday in Koh Samui in Thailand’s Surat Thani province has been killed by an elephant. According to a government official, the 36-year-old man was riding the male elephant as part of a trekking tour with his daughter when the animal suddenly got angry and shook the pair and their mahout (trainer)… Read More Elephant gores Scottish tourist to death in Thailand
A light aircraft crashed into shacks in Watville, Benoni, on the East Rand, on Wednesday. According to reports from the scene, three people were killed. ER24 said paramedics and other services arrived to find the burned wreckage of the aircraft lying on its roof. “On assessment, paramedics found the bodies of three people lying inside… Read More Three dead as light aircraft crashes in South Africa
The oldest death row inmate, a 72-year-old man, has been executed in the state of Georgia, U.S. Brandon Astor Jones was sentenced to the death penalty 36 years ago, after being convicted of killing a shop manager during a robbery. His execution was delayed by several hours after his lawyers filed a last-minute appeal with… Read More Oldest death row inmate finally executed in U.S.
Oyemike Princewill popularly called SUPASLIM is a UNIBEN undergraduate who’s gaining massive attention since he dropped his first studio mixtape THIS LOVE NA WA. He’s out now with this dope reaggeatton Joint which would surely blowout your speakers for real! Dope delivery, awesome vocal power, great production from Penny-T and sonorous hook from HenryUnik. You… Read More New Music: Supaslim ft. HenryUnik- “My Call” (Prod. by Penny-T)
A Saudi Arabian court has overturned the death penalty for Palestinian poet Ashraf Fayadh, but upheld his guilty verdict on a charge of apostasy. The court, instead, sentenced Fayadh to eight years in prison and 800 lashes, a statement from his lawyer said. Fayadh was initially sentenced to death by a court in the southwestern… Read More Saudi Arabia court overturns death sentence of Palestinian poet
Yahoo is cutting 15% of its workforce as the company purses an “aggressive strategic plan” to return to profitability. The job cuts will reduce its employees to about 9,000 by the end of 2016. The announcement of the cuts came as Yahoo reported a $4.3bn (£3bn) loss for the year. In a statement , chief… Read More Yahoo set to retrench 15% of its workforce