Suspected Islamist attacker causes Berlin motorway crashes

World Aug 19, 2020

Suspected Islamist attacker causes Berlin motorway crashes

A man has caused a series of motorway accidents in Berlin injuring six people, including three seriously, in what German prosecutors Wednesday described as a suspected Islamist attack. Police said the man caused three accidents on the Autobahn 100 in the Tempelhof-Schoeneberg district shortly before ...

World Mar 26, 2020

Boko Haram kills 139 Chadian and Nigerian troops

Boko Haram Islamist militants operating in Africa's Lake Chad region killed 92 Chadian soldiers and 47 Nigerian troops in separate attacks on the same day, dealing a blow to a multinational effort to defeat their 11-year-old insurgency. At least 92 soldiers were killed and 47 ...

Philippine Catholics swarm Christ icon hoping for miracle

Asia Pacific Jan 9, 2020

Philippine Catholics swarm Christ icon hoping for miracle

Swarms of barefoot believers thronged a revered icon of Jesus Christ on Thursday in Manila for a slow-moving and raucous procession that is considered one of the world's largest shows of Catholic fervor. As the sun rose, hundreds of thousands of faithful were packed along ...