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Two injured as Israel police arrest dozens after deadly Synagogue shooting

Israel police said Saturday they arrested dozens of people after a Palestinian gunman killed seven people outside a synagogue in one of the deadliest attacks in Jerusalem in years. Police identified the gunman as a…

Man jailed for 10 years after stabbing his father to death ‘following years of sex abuse’

A man identified as Sean Maurice, has been jailed for stabbing his 52-year-old father, Paul Maurice to death.  Sean who was handed a 10-year jail sentence, stabbed his father more than 30 times in the back and…

Japan prime minister considering Ukraine trip

Japan Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, whose country is hosting this year’s Group of Seven meeting, said Wednesday he is considering visiting Ukraine, after an invitation from President Volodymyr Zelensky. “Nothing has been decided at this…

7 dead after shootings at two California farms, suspect in custody

A “disgruntled worker” allegedly killed seven coworkers and injured another in shootings at two farms in the Northern California city of Half Bay in the U.S. on Monday afternoon, Jan. 23. The suspect, identified as 67-year-old…

NATO allies set to provide ‘Heavier Weapons’ to Ukraine

NATO countries are set to announce new “heavier weapons” for Ukraine, the alliance’s chief said on Wednesday, as Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky called on his backers to speed up their decision-making. US Secretary of Defence…

US arrests Russian crypto boss for alleged criminal ‘Haven’

US authorities said Wednesday they had arrested the owner of China-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitzlato for alleged money laundering, hailing the move as a global “blow to the cryptocrime ecosystem.” Anatoly Legkodymov, 40, a Russian living…

Ukraine fears new possible attack on capital Kyiv as Russia-Belarus begin joint military exercises

Russia and Belarus began joint military exercises on Monday, January 16,  triggering fears in Kyiv and the West that Moscow could use its ally to launch a new ground offensive in Ukraine. Russia used its…

Scores dead in Nepal plane crash 

At least 40 people were killed on Sunday when an aircraft of domestic carrier Yeti Airlines crashed in Pokhara in Nepal, a Nepal aviation authority official said. According to DailyMail, local television showed thick black…

US lawmaker calls for investigations into deadly COVID-19 vaccine, side effects

Cathy McMorris Rodgers, House Commerce Committee chair, has called on the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to “rapidly investigate” a potential link between Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine and strokes among elderly people. The…

Interpol arrests Mozambican kidnapper in South Africa

South African police announced on Sunday that Interpol had captured a 50-year-old Mozambican man they believe was the ringleader of a lucrative kidnapping ring. Esmael Malude Ramos Nangy is suspected of orchestrating kidnappings in Mozambique…