Danish man arrested after five people killed with bow-and-arrow in Norway

October 15, 2021 News Room SA 0

A 37-year-old Danish citizen is suspected of killing five people in a bow-and-row attack in the Norwegian town of Kongsberg in a rare incident of […]

Fire at Taiwan tower block kills at least 46

October 14, 2021 News Room SA 0

At least 46 people have been killed and dozens more seriously injured in a fire at a 13-storey tower block in southern Taiwan, says officials […]

US to reopen Mexico Canada land borders for fully vaccinated travelers

October 13, 2021 News Room SA 0

The US has said it will reopen its borders with Mexico and Canada to fully vaccinated travelers from November. In a statement, the Department of […]

Sydney emerges from 106 days of Covid-19 lockdown

October 11, 2021 News Room SA 0

Sydney’s oldest pub opened one hour early on Monday to welcome back its regulars after the city emerged from a more than 100-day lockdown, allowing […]

US deeply concerned over Taiwan-China tension

October 8, 2021 News Room SA 0

The US is “deeply concerned” about actions that undermine peace across the Taiwan Strait, US national security adviser Jake Sullivan said. His comments came after […]

Judge temporarily blocks enforcement of law

October 7, 2021 News Room SA 0

A US judge has temporarily blocked a new law in Texas that effectively bans women from having an abortion. District Judge Robert Pitman granted a […]

China-Taiwan military tensions ‘worst in 40 years’

October 6, 2021 News Room SA 0

Tensions with China are at their worst in 40 years, Taiwan’s defence minister has said, warning of the risk of an accidental strike between the […]

Twitter trolled Facebook about its outage

October 5, 2021 News Room SA 0

“Hello literally everyone”, read a tweet from the @twitter account on Monday. Within hours, the tweet had gained 1,65 million likes, over 335,000 retweets and […]

California oil spill sparks concern for wildlife

October 4, 2021 News Room SA 0

An oil slide off the coast of California has started washing ashore, killing fish, contaminating wetlands and closing beaches. About 3,000 barrels of oil have […]

Sri Lanka scraps on-arrival PCR testing for all travelers

October 1, 2021 News Room SA 0

Sri Lanka’s Health Minister Keheliya Rambukwella on Wednesday said that a mandatory on-arrival PCR test at the Bandaranaike International Airport has been scrapped for travelers […]