News: World

Asteroid orbiting backward around Jupiter is 1st 'interstellar immigrant' from beyond our solar system

Tuesday  06:00,   22 may 2018
foxnews

A mysterious asteroid that is moving the wrong way around Jupiter is turning heads this week as scientists reveal it's the first "interstellar immigrant" from beyond our solar system to stick around, according to a new study released[...]

Putin claimed a new nuclear missile had unlimited range – but it flew only 22 miles in its most successful test yet

Tuesday  05:40,   22 may 2018
cnbc

The U.S. assessed that the longest test flight lasted just more than two minutes, with the missile flying 22 miles before losing control and crashing, sources tell CNBC.The cruise missile was tested four times between November and February, each[...]

Modi in Sochi: PM invokes Vajpayee to assert India-Russia ‘strategic’ ties

Tuesday  04:55,   22 may 2018
indianexpress

Modi in Sochi: PM invokes Vajpayee to assert India-Russia ‘strategic’ tiesEmphasizing on the India-Russia relations, PM Modi said India and Russia have been friends for a long time and they have enjoyed an unbreakable friendship. "I am grateful to[...]

Danes Use Far Fewer Plastic Bags Than Americans—Here's How

Tuesday  04:30,   22 may 2018
nationalgeographic

In Denmark, people use an average of four single-use plastic bags a year, compared to one a day in the U.S. But that doesn't mean Danes are satisfied.Time and again I arrive at the supermarket and find myself unarmed with a shopping bag from[...]

Grenfell Tower insulation which burned out of control giving off toxic fumes had NEVER passed the required safety test, claims BBC Panorama investigation

Tuesday  04:05,   22 may 2018
dailymail.co.uk

It is alleged by Panorama that the product used on the West London tower was a more flammable version of the fire retardant which had previously passed safety tests.  It comes after a survivor described how he held the body of his stillborn[...]

Louis Tomlinson praises Manchester bombing survivor Freya Lewis as he presents her with NHS Heroes Award

Monday  20:55,   21 may 2018
msn

Freya Lewis was left fighting for her life after the bombing at Manchester Arena last yearThe Manchester bombing survivor was presented with The Young Fundraiser Award by the former One Direction star after raising £27,000 for the hospital that[...]

Speaker admits 'stupid' remark but remains defiant

Monday  20:35,   21 may 2018
news.sky

House of Commons Speaker John Bercow has admitted using the word "stupid" in a row with a top minister but not offered an apology. Mr Bercow came under fire last week after allegedly branding Leader of the House of Commons Andrea Leadsom[...]

Body found in search for missing Jastine Valdez in Rathmichael

Monday  19:35,   21 may 2018
dublinlive.ie

Body found in search for missing Jastine Valdez in RathmichaelInvestigators discovered remains next to Pucks Castle golf course, not far from where a purse believed to belong to Jastine was discovered earlier[...]

Nipah virus: Panic and grief in Kozhikode; scores swarm hospital, villagers shifted

Monday  18:00,   21 may 2018
hindustantimes

Nipah virus: Panic and grief in Kozhikode; scores swarm hospital, villagers[...]

Missing Justine Valdez's purse found by gardaí in search in south Dublin

Monday  17:45,   21 may 2018
independent.ie

Missing Justine Valdez's purse found by gardaí in search in south DublinDozens of gardaíand sniffer dogs are now undertaking a major operation in a wooded area in the Rathmichael vicinity in south Dublin, hours after the father-of-two suspected[...]

Harry and Meghan are captured deeply in love in official royal wedding photos taken by Mario Testino's protege (who is a royal himself)

Monday  17:40,   21 may 2018
dailymail.co.uk

These are the official wedding photographs released by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle today in what must be the boldest and most intimate royal portraits ever released. The newlyweds released three new photographs with a message for the millions of[...]

Is an Interstellar Asteroid Trapped Near Jupiter? Get the Facts.

Monday  17:40,   21 may 2018
nationalgeographic

The bizarre asteroid known as 2015 BZ509 is being touted as the first known interstellar visitor to stay in our solar system.If you could float above the plane of the solar system, you'd notice that more than[...]

Russian ‘sabre-rattling’ sees rising Royal Navy warship response

Monday  16:50,   21 may 2018
pressassociation

Figures obtained by the Press Association reveal a sharp increase in Russian naval movements near the UK.The figures reveal a dramatic increase in naval movements, with the Royal Navy activated in response to Russian ships on 33 occasions in 2017,[...]

Inside the ‘zombie mansion’: Eerie photos show dilapidated 250-year-old house that has been abandoned since its millionaire owner died and used as a setting for role-playing combat games

Monday  16:50,   21 may 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Creepy photos show the abandoned 250-year-old mansion Daresbury Hall in Cheshire which has been used for zombie role-playing games, ransacked and sprayed in graffiti since its owner died. © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited An[...]

Haryana Board 10th result declared, Jind boy Kartik tops with 99.6%marks

Monday  16:35,   21 may 2018
hindustantimes

Haryana Board 10th result declared, Jind boy Kartik tops with[...]