malay english mandarin arabic espanol fb tw ig

WORLD News List

 
 

Only three survives Cuba plane crash

HAVANA, May 19 (Bernama) -- Only three women survived a tragic plane crash on Friday in Havana, yet authorities still haven't provided a total death toll, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

 

US President Trump pushes for prison reform

WASHINGTON, May 19 (Bernama) -- US President Donald Trump pushed for a prison reform on Friday, urging the Congress to give him a bill to sign, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

 

Eight people killed, 45 wounded in Afghan stadium bomb attack

JALALABAD (Afghanistan), May 19 (Bernama) -- Eight people were killed and 45 others wounded in a bomb attack in a sports stadium in Jalalabad city, capital of Afghanistan's eastern province of Nangarhar overnight, China's Xinhua news agency reported the provincial government as saying in a statement Saturday.

 

Cuba decrees two-day national mourning after plane crash

HAVANA, May 19 (Bernama) -- Cuba decreed two days of national mourning starting on Saturday, after a plane of local airline Cubana de Aviacion crashed, causing severe casualties, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

 

Three people shot, one fatally, at high school in US state of Georgia

WASHINGTON, May 19 (Bernama) -- Three people were shot, one fatally, at a high school in the US state of Georgia Friday night, China's Xinhua news agency reported, citing local reports.

 

Islamic world mulling measures against countries following US move on Jerusalem

ISTANBUL, May 19 (Bernama) -- The 57-member Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Friday vowed to take "all necessary steps" to prevent other countries from following the US example of moving their Israel embassies to Jerusalem, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

 

Armed student opens fire in US high school, killing 10 people

HOUSTON, May 19 (Bernama) -- Ten people were killed and another 10 wounded on Friday when a student armed with a shotgun and a revolver opened fire at a high school in the US state of Texas in the latest incident of gun violence against students, China's Xinhua news agency reported.