Massive protest against right-wing surge hits Berlin as ethnic tensions boil over in Germany

Thousands have rallied in Berlin against the riding wave of right-wing politics. The protests come in the wake of recent far-right and neo-Nazi demonstrations against multiculturalism in Chemnitz, Köthen, and Schönberg. Groups including, pro-refugee, LGBTIQ+ groups, and Muslim organizations hit the streets in support of Saturday’s ‘Indivisible’ protest against the growing surge of racism and […]

6.3 earthquake hits off Kuril islands in Russian Far East

Published time: 10 Oct, 2018 23:30 Edited time: 11 Oct, 2018 00:00 A powerful 6.3 magnitude earthquake has struck in the sea south of the Kuril islands in the Russian Far East, US Geological Survey (USGS) data shows. Earlier estimates placed the magnitude higher, at 6.5. The quake occurred at a shallow depth of 17.5km (just […]

Death toll hits 832 after earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia — and authorities expect it to rise

Antara Foto/Muhammad Adimaja/ via REUTERS The toll from an earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia soared to 832 confirmed dead on Sunday. Dozens of people were reported to be trapped in the rubble of several hotels and a mall in the city of Palu, on Sulawesi island, which was hit by waves as high as 20 feet following the […]

WATCH: Terrifying moment tsunami hits city in Indonesia following 7.5 earthquake

The video captures the moment a huge wave ploughs into the city of Palu in Sulawesi. A number of people watching from a room on higher ground start running when the waves come in. Suddenly, a surge of water submerges a number of houses on the ground. The video then goes to black, before revealing […]

Forget the British Diver, Here’s Real Trouble – SEC Hits Elon Musk With Fraud Suit

Documents filed in a Manhattan federal court Thursday reveal the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is suing Tesla CEO Elon Musk for fraud. The SEC opened an investigation into Musk after the CEO fatefully tweeted his intent to take the company private. “Funding secured,” Musk wrote in the August 7th tweet. The go-private plan quickly […]

Trump's greatest hits from the UN press conference

US President Donald Trump’s chat with the media after his appearance at the UN was a roller coaster of bizarre claims, boasts and jabs at the media. Even one of the Founding Fathers got involved. Here are the best takeaways. UN audience was laughing ‘with’ Trump, not ‘at’ him The press conference dipped into the […]

Countryfile weather: Temperatures to drop to just 3 DEGREES as chilly weather hits UK

Tonight’s Countryfile weather forecast revealed that temperatures will drop to as low as three degrees celsius this week throughout the night. Sarah Keith Lucas explained: “What we have is higher pressure that is moving its way in from the Atlantic so that should quieten the weather down but there are still a few showers through […]