125,000 Twitter accounts, connected to terrorism, suspended

Social media platform, Twitter says it has suspended more than 125,000 accounts since mid-2015 for threatening or promoting terrorist acts. In a blog, the US-based firm said the accounts  are “primarily related to ISIS” (the Islamic State group). “We condemn the use of Twitter to promote terrorism,” it said, adding that it had increased its… Read More 125,000 Twitter accounts, connected to terrorism, suspended

Several buildings collapse as magnitude-6.4 earthquake hits Taiwan

A magnitude-6.4 earthquake which hit Taiwan on Saturday morning has left at least seven dead, Taiwan’s official Central News Agency reported. More than 200 people were rescued from damaged structures, many from a 17-story residential building that collapsed in Tainan, officials said. At least five of the dead were from the Weiguan Jinlong building, CNA… Read More Several buildings collapse as magnitude-6.4 earthquake hits Taiwan