Current Events in the World

More than 90 Dead in Floods and Landslides in Sri Lanka

As per reports, at least 91 people have been killed and 110 others are missing in Sri Lanka after torrential… Read More.

Egypt Launches Air Raids on Libya After Christians Killed

According to reports, Egyptian fighter jets carried out strikes on Friday directed at camps in Derna in Libya. Reports suggests… Read More.

No Agreement on Climate Change at G7 Meet

According to reports, leaders of the Group of Seven have not been able to agree on the Paris climate… Read More.

US First Quarter GDP Growth Revised Up to 1.2%

According to reports, US economic growth in early 2017 was a modest 1.2%.  This is stronger than initially thought… Read More.

Gunmen Attack Bus Carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt

According to reports, at least 23 people were killed and dozens wounded following an attack on a bus carrying Coptic… Read More.

Location Map of Attack in Egypt
Theresa May Asks G7 to Back Moves to Tackle Online Extremism

As per reports, Theresa May, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, will urge G7 to put pressure on companies… Read More.

Philippines Deploys Commandoes, Helicopters to Retake City from Islamists

According to reports, the Philippines government has mobilized attack helicopters and special forces to drive Islamic State-linked rebels out… Read More.

OPEC, Non-OPEC Extend Oil Output Cut by Nine Months to Fight Glut

According to reports, OPEC and non-OPEC members agreed to extend cuts by the same 1.8 million bpd. The exact… Read More.

Trump in Tough Talks with Members of NATO Military Alliance

As per reports, US President Donald Trump is in Brussels and as mentioned by his team, he is in… Read More.

Police Interogate Manchester Bomber's Network

As per reports, after making arrests on Wednesday, a terror network associated with the former university student, who was behind the… Read More.

ISIS-linked Militants Killed at least 21 in Philippines City

As per reports, militants linked with ISIS beheaded a police chief, burnt buildings, seized a Roman Catholic priest as well… Read More.

Location Map of Attack in Philippines
3 Officers Killed in Suicide Bombing at Jakarta Bus Station

As per reports, police said suicide bombers on Wednesday killed three officers and wounded five other officers and five civilians… Read More.

Location Map of Deadly Explosions Rock Bus Terminal in Jakarta Indonesia
Around 34 Migrants Drowned off Libya

As per reports, rescuers mentioned that around 34 migrants, most of them toddlers, drowned off the coast of LibyaRead More.

Taiwan Court Supports Same-sex Marriage

As per reports, Taiwan became the first country in Asia to declare that same-sex couples have the right to… Read More.

Manchester Bomber had Links with Islamic State

As per reports, the suicide bomber who killed 22 people and injured many at a concert in Manchester has… Read More.

Trump and Pope Francis Hold their First Face-to-Face Talks at Vatican

As per reports, US President Donald Trump and Pope Francis met in Vatican City on Wednesday for a short… Read More.

Martial Law Declared on Mindanao Island, Philippines

As per reports, martial law has been declared by Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte for 60 days on the island… Read More.

Fiat Chrysler Sued by US Government over Excess Emissions

As per reports, a civil lawsuit on Tuesday was filed by the US government accusing Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV… Read More.

Trump Meets Pope Francis and Italian Leaders in Italy

As per reports, US President Donald Trump reached Italy on Tuesday to meet Pope Francis and Italian leaders. The… Read More.

US Begins Extreme Vetting at Offshore Detention Centers in Australia

As per reports, extreme vetting interviews were started by the US Homeland Security officials at Australia's offshore detention centers… Read More.