Russia probes terror after teen suicide attack on FSB

Russia probes terror after teen suicide attack on FSB

MOSCOW — Russia launched a terrorism investigation on Wednesday after a 17-year-old student blew himself up at regional headquarters of the FSB security agency, wounding three employees.

The post Russia probes terror after teen suicide attack on FSB appeared first on Inquirer News.

Read more

At least 19 bodies found in unmarked graves in Mexico — official

MEXICO CITY — At least 19 bodies have been discovered in a field in Mexico’s western state of Jalisco, scene of some of the worst violence in the country, local prosecutors said Thursday.

The post At least 19 bodies found in unmarked graves in Mexico — official appeared first on Inquirer News.

Read more

Malaysian ex-PM, 2 ex-officials face new graft charges

Malaysian ex-PM, 2 ex-officials face new graft charges

KUALA LUMPUR — Malaysian’s anti-graft agency said Wednesday that ex-Prime Minister Najib Razak, along with two former high-ranking officials, will face new charges of criminal breach of trust.

The post Malaysian ex-PM, 2 ex-officials face new graft charges appeared first on Inquirer News.

Read more

WATCH: Snow in October: Winter comes early to South Korea

For tourists planning to visit South Korea, be sure to pack jackets, scarf, and cap with you then bundle up because winter in that country came earlier than expected this year.

The post WATCH: Snow in October: Winter comes early to South Korea appeared first on Inquirer News.

Read more

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

SEATTLE — Paul G. Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates before becoming a billionaire philanthropist who invested in conservation, space travel and professional sports, died Monday. He was 65. He died in Seattle from complications of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, his company Vulcan Inc. announced. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella called Allen’s contributions to […]

The post Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65 appeared first on The Manila Times Online.

Read more

Snowstorm kills 9 climbers on Nepal peak

Snowstorm kills 9 climbers on Nepal peak

Kathmandu, Nepal — All nine members of a South Korean climbing expedition were confirmed dead Saturday after a violent snowstorm devastated their camp on Nepal’s Mount Gurja, one of the deadliest mountaineering accidents to the Himalayan nation in recent years.

The post Snowstorm kills 9 climbers on Nepal peak appeared first on Inquirer News.

Read more

New York investigating Trump tax dodging report

NEW YORK: The New York state tax department said on Tuesday it is investigating reports that President Donald Trump helped his parents dodge millions of dollars in taxes and received far more money from his father’s real estate empire than he has claimed in the past. Earlier, The New York Times said its own exhaustive […]

The post New York investigating Trump tax dodging report appeared first on The Manila Times Online.

Read more