The Weeknd donates $1m to fight hunger in Ethiopia amid reports of violent conflict in the region

The Weeknd donates $1million to fight hunger in Ethiopia amid reports of violent conflict in the region By Kelby Vera For Published: 19:08 BST, 4 April 2021 | Updated: 19:24 BST, 4 April 2021 The Weeknd has donated $1million to United Nations World Food Programme to help fight famine in Ethiopia. The Grammy-winner said he … Read more

Horrific gang rapes taking place in Ethiopia’s Tigray region, UN warns

Men are being forced to rape their relatives and women are being gang-raped in front of their families in spate of horrific sexual violence in Ethiopia’s Tigray, UN warns Ethiopian and Eritrean armies waging war against regional leaders in Tigray  Troops have been accused of horrific crimes against civilians, including rapes  UN has warned women … Read more

Live cow washes up on Old Bar Beach in Taree after NSW Storms batter the region

Bizarre moment a live COW washes up on a regional beach amid treacherous surf conditions during NSW’s historic rain storm A cow has washed up on Old Bar Beach in the mid-north coast region of Taree The distressed animal was found by locals on Saturday after severe rainstorm   Old Bar Taree Surf Life Saving Club safely … Read more

Covid cases in England fell by 14% and in every region except Yorkshire last week

Coronavirus cases are still spiralling downwards after falling in almost every region of England last week, official figures revealed today, as a separate report showed they dipped by 14 per cent across the nation.  Only Yorkshire saw its infections stabilise in the week ending March 14, according to a Public Health England report – and … Read more

Yellowstone ‘Zone of Death’ is a 50-square-mile region in Idaho where ‘you can get away with murder’

Yellowstone National Park stretches more than 3,400 square miles through Wyoming and Montana, but a small portion of the park dips into Idaho that is known as the ‘Zone of Death.’ Within this 50-square-mile area of Idaho is a loophole in the US Constitution that would allow someone to theoretically get away with any crime, … Read more

Scientists identify the region of the brain associated with risk-taking

A region of the brain linked with risk-taking has been identified by scientists, who say it could explain why some people are more likely to smoke and drink. A team of neurologists from the University of Zurich found major functional and anatomical distinctions among those who are likely to smoke, use alcohol or drugs, speed, or … Read more

Kent is region with ‘most dangerous roads’ as 3,844 were killed or seriously injured in five years

Kent has been revealed as the most dangerous county for drivers in the UK according to new research. The county in the south east of England has seen the highest number of fatalities and seriously injured casualties on its roads in the last five years. Of the UK’s 131,369 deaths and serious injuries which took place … Read more

Locals in Isles of Scilly beg tourists not to travel to the only Tier 1 region where pubs are open

Don’t do anything Scilly! Locals in the only part of England still under Tier 1 beg tourists NOT to travel to the islands – and say they can’t make the most of their freedoms because there’s not much to do in winter anyway! The Isles of Scilly are the only part of England in Tier … Read more

Satellite images show China has built a village in disputed Himalayan region

Satellite images show China has built a village and military storage bunkers in Himalayan region along disputed border with India Maxar Technologies took aerial pictures of building activity in disputed areas  Building is taking place along the Doklam , which borders China, India & Bhutan Thin strip of land is claimed by China and Bhutan … Read more