World

Washington: United States of America (USA) President, Barack Obama will visit a mosque in the US on Wednesday for the first time in his presidency. Obama has taken this step to interact with the community leaders and discuss over ongoing issues about Muslims. Obama’s mosque visit in the vicinity of Washington stands amidst spurting backlash against Muslims community, specifically, …

 Nigeria: International terror outfit Boko Haram on Sunday had killed children and torched a village in north-eastern Nigeria. Around 50 villagers lost their lives when terrorists armed with guns and explosives stormed Dalori area of Maiduguri city, according to international reports. Highlights: Extremists shot and set fire homes shortly after evening prayers. Residents were hunted …

Rome: According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), Italy has the maximum number of people who are above 65 years of age. Italy is the second country in the world and first in European Union to have this record. As per the report of Chinese news agency Xinhua, WHO has also a record of people who …

Colombia: Pop star Shakira’s ‘Waka Waka’ song has made a new record. More than  1 billion people have watched this video song on You tube. Shakira shared this news and tweeted- “Wow ! Waka Waka now has more than a BILLION views! The song and the video that changed my life.” Highlights- ‘Waka Waka’ was …

London: Never did Susanne realize that a pocket of her jeans which she washed in a washing machine had the jackpot winning lottery ticket kept in it.      The claim of Susanne Hinte, a resident of Worcester, London, went unheeded that she inadvertently washed the jackpot winning lottery ticket which she had placed inside the pocket of her …

Latin America: A rare tropical disease is rapidly spreading within  the parts of Latin America and the Caribbean. The mosquito-borne ‘Zika Virus’ generally causes a mild illness but is now suspected to trigger other severe health issues and unusual birth defect. Following are some facts to know about the ‘Zika Virus’:- How does it spread? …

London: In what can be called as a most bizzare accident, a 53-year old man miraculously survived after being hit by a car which sent him flying 40 ft in the air.    The horrifying CCTV footage shows the quinquagenarian man being thrown off his feet as he was crossing the road in Kemptown area …

Lucknow: Week after microblogging site ‘Twitter’ experienced an outage, world’s most popular social messaging application ‘Whatsapp’ was also down on Tuesday. Users complained of their message not going forward through the application even after having an internet connection or a working Wi-Fi connection. The main problem appeared to be that application could not connect to …