Thirteen dead as bus conveying elderly Christians crash in Texas

At least 13 people were killed, and two injured, when a Texas church bus carrying senior citizens collided head-on with another vehicle on Wednesday, the church and a Texas state trooper said. The bus had 14 people aboard when it collided with a pickup truck carrying one person, about 80 miles (130 km) west of… Read More Thirteen dead as bus conveying elderly Christians crash in Texas

Seventeen dead, dozens injured in suicide truck bombing in Baghdad

A suicide truck bomb blew up at a checkpoint in the south of the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Wednesday, killing at least 17 people and wounding more than 60, police sources said. They said the bomber detonated his explosives among other vehicles waiting to be searched at the checkpoint, setting some of them on fire.… Read More Seventeen dead, dozens injured in suicide truck bombing in Baghdad

Samsung launch new smartphones Galaxy S8 & S8+

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd. unveiled its Galaxy S8 flagship smartphone as it battles to regain the market leadership it lost to Apple Inc. after the embarrassing withdrawal of the fire-prone Note 7s. Boasting some of the largest wrap-around screens ever made, the long-awaited S8 is the South Korean technology company’s first new premium phone since… Read More Samsung launch new smartphones Galaxy S8 & S8+

Grupo Mexico set set to purchase Florida East Coast Railway in $2.1billion deal

Mexican miner Grupo Mexico said on Tuesday it had agreed to acquire Florida East Coast Railway for $2.1 billion, a rare acquisition that comes as U.S. President Donald Trump has been trying to renegotiate trade ties between the two countries. President Trump has threatened to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement, a treaty that… Read More Grupo Mexico set set to purchase Florida East Coast Railway in $2.1billion deal

ISIS militants behead two accused of sorcery in Egypt

Islamic State’s branch in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula posted a video on Tuesday depicting the beheading of two men the militant Islamist group said it had found guilty of practicing witchcraft and sorcery. The video, posted on a Telegram channel often used by ISIS, showed the group forming a religious police unit known as the Hasbah… Read More ISIS militants behead two accused of sorcery in Egypt

U.S. Commerce Department removes ZTE from trade blacklist

The U.S. Commerce Department will remove Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp. from a trade blacklist after the company admitted to violating sanctions on Iran, the Commerce Department said in a notice made public on Tuesday. At the same time, the Commerce Department said it would impose severe restrictions on former ZTE chief executive, Shi… Read More U.S. Commerce Department removes ZTE from trade blacklist