Category: FOREIGN

Europe to see ‘high levels’ of Covid this summer

Europe to see ‘high levels’ of Covid this summer

Jul 1, 2022

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The World Health Organization said Thursday it expected "high levels" of Covid-19 in Europe this summer and ... Read More

Canada to mark 155th anniversary of its formation

Canada to mark 155th anniversary of its formation

Jul 1, 2022

(FASTNEWS | CANADA) - As the country prepares to celebrate the 155th anniversary of the formation of the Canadian Confederation, Canada ... Read More

Pak govt warns of mobile, internet services shutdown

Pak govt warns of mobile, internet services shutdown

Jul 1, 2022

(FASTNEWS | PAKISTAN) - The Pakistan National Information Technology Board (NITB) has warned about shutting down mobile and internet services amid ... Read More

Kidnapped woman forced to cook and eat human flesh

Kidnapped woman forced to cook and eat human flesh

Jun 30, 2022

(FASTNEWS | CONGO) - A Congolese woman was kidnapped twice by militants in the Democratic Republic of Congo, repeatedly raped ... Read More

‘Napalm girl’ gets final skin treatment 50 years later

‘Napalm girl’ gets final skin treatment 50 years later

Jun 30, 2022

(FASTNEWS | VIETNAM) - Fifty years ago, a nine-year-old Vietnamese girl fled for her life as US fighter jets dropped ... Read More

Ferdinand Marcos Jr sworn in as Philippines president

Ferdinand Marcos Jr sworn in as Philippines president

Jun 30, 2022

(FASTNEWS | PHILIPPINES) - Ferdinand Marcos Jr, the son and namesake of the Philippines’ late dictator, has been sworn in as ... Read More

Japanese company invents ‘flood-resistant’ floating homes

Japanese company invents ‘flood-resistant’ floating homes

Jun 29, 2022

(FASTNEWS | JAPAN) - A Japanese housing development company, ‘Ichijo Komuten’, has invented a floating house which the company claims will ... Read More

The ‘zombie star’ that survived a supernova blast

The ‘zombie star’ that survived a supernova blast

Jun 29, 2022

(FASTNEWS | UNITED STATES) - Astronomers have observed in a relatively nearby galaxy a star that not only survived what ... Read More

At least 51 dead in fire during prison riot in Colombia

At least 51 dead in fire during prison riot in Colombia

Jun 29, 2022

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBIA) - At least 51 prisoners died after a fire started during a prison riot in the southwestern Colombian ... Read More

Dozens of people found dead in a truck in San Antonio

Dozens of people found dead in a truck in San Antonio

Jun 28, 2022

(FASTNEWS | TEXAS) - At least 46 people have been found dead inside a tractor-trailer in San Antonio, Texas, in what ... Read More

Germany sentences 101 year old man to 5 years jail

Germany sentences 101 year old man to 5 years jail

Jun 28, 2022

(FASTNEWS | GERMANY) - A German court has handed a five-year jail sentence to a 101-year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard, ... Read More

Several die as Colombian bullfight stand collapses

Several die as Colombian bullfight stand collapses

Jun 27, 2022

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBIA) - At least four people have been killed and more than 300 were injured after a stand collapsed ... Read More

Seventeen people found dead at South African nightclub

Seventeen people found dead at South African nightclub

Jun 27, 2022

(FASTNEWS | SOUTH AFRICA) - At least 17 people were found dead at a nightclub in South Africa's southern city ... Read More

Rare mummified baby woolly mammoth found in Canada

Rare mummified baby woolly mammoth found in Canada

Jun 27, 2022

(FASTNEWS | CANADA) - Miners in the Klondike gold fields of Canada’s far north have made a rare discovery, digging up ... Read More

Many children feared dead in Afghanistan quake

Many children feared dead in Afghanistan quake

Jun 24, 2022

(FASTNEWS | AFGHANISTAN) - Doctors in Afghanistan have told that many children may have been killed in Wednesday's earthquake. (more…) Read More