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Handful of protesters surrender, many more trapped inside besieged Hong Kong campus

Handful of protesters surrender, many more trapped inside besieged Hong Kong campus 0

🕔13:20, 19.Nov 2019

A small number of protesters at the besieged Hong Kong Polytechnic University voluntarily turned themselves in to the police, while many more remained trapped inside. About 20 students accompanied by Jasper Tsang, a pro-Beijing politician, left the campus voluntarily. Witnesses

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Three killed at Oklahoma Walmart shooting

Three killed at Oklahoma Walmart shooting 0

🕔13:16, 19.Nov 2019

Three people were shot and killed in a morning attack at an Oklahoma Walmart, the latest in a string of deadly shootings in the United States. A spokeswoman at the Lawton, Oklahoma, office for the patrol confirmed to Reuters by

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15 killed in north China coal mine blast

15 killed in north China coal mine blast 0

🕔13:13, 19.Nov 2019

Fifteen people were killed and nine others injured in a coal mine gas explosion in north China’s Shanxi Province. Investigation showed that 35 miners were working underground at the coal mine in Pingyao County, when the blast happened. Eleven miners

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Austria declares state of emergency in parts hit by heavy snow, flooding

Austria declares state of emergency in parts hit by heavy snow, flooding 0

🕔13:09, 19.Nov 2019

Heavy overnight snowfall and subsequent flooding led Austrian authorities to declare a state of emergency in parts of the country. Train services between the city of Innsbruck and the Brenner Mountain pass connecting Austria and Italy was interrupted, affecting a

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Sydney blanketed by smoke from NSW bushfires

Sydney blanketed by smoke from NSW bushfires 0

🕔13:06, 19.Nov 2019

People in Sydney woke up to a city shrouded in smoke, as scores of bushfires rage across the region. Strong winds overnight brought smoke from fires inland, pushing the air quality in Australia’s largest city to beyond “hazardous” levels at

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U.S. has world highest rate of children in detention

U.S. has world highest rate of children in detention 0

🕔13:04, 19.Nov 2019

The author of a U.N. study said United States has the highest rate of incarcerating children worldwide, including more than 100,000 under 18s who are held in immigration-related custody that violates international law. Worldwide more than 7 million children are

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Bolivians queue for chicken and fuel as protests cripple highways

Bolivians queue for chicken and fuel as protests cripple highways 0

🕔15:34, 18.Nov 2019

Bolivians languished in long lines on the streets of La Paz to secure chicken, eggs and cooking fuel as supporters of ousted President Evo Morales crippled the country’s highways, isolating population centres from lowland farms. Presidency minister Jerjes Justiniano told

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Venice braces for ‘tough day’ as another very high tide hits the city

Venice braces for ‘tough day’ as another very high tide hits the city 0

🕔15:27, 18.Nov 2019

St. Mark’s Square in Venice was awash with water and closed as city authorities prepared for another exceptional high tide just day after devastating flooding. Workers removed the raised walkway used to escape the high waters as St. Mark’s was

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North Korea’s Kim supervises drills while U.S., South Korea postpone exercises

North Korea’s Kim supervises drills while U.S., South Korea postpone exercises 0

🕔15:23, 18.Nov 2019

North Korean media reported that leader Kim Jong Un supervised air force drills for the second time in three days, even as the United States and South Korea decided to postpone their joint air drills to ease denuclearisation talks with

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Weather agency reactivates snow alert in Asturias, northern Spain

Weather agency reactivates snow alert in Asturias, northern Spain 0

🕔15:20, 18.Nov 2019

Spain’s state weather agency reactivated its orange alert for extreme weather in the region of Asturias in northern Spain where severe storms and heavy snowfall have blocked roads and left residents of some villages without power. The Lakes of Covadonga

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