Yemen’s Former President Ali Abdullah Saleh Has Been Killed in Sanaa

Yemen’s Former President Ali Abdullah Saleh Has Been Killed in Sanaa

CNN and Independent have just announced the death of Yemeni former President Ali Abdullah Saleh. The radio station of Yemen’s Houthi-run Interior Ministry said on Monday that the militia’s former war ally turned adversary had been killed as fighting racked the capital Sanaa.     Unverified footage circulated by Yemeni social media users appeared to show […]

UPDATED: EgyptAir Flight From Paris Goes Missing

UPDATED: EgyptAir Flight From Paris Goes Missing

EgyptAir flight MS804 disappeared from radar contact around 2:30am Thursday morning, the company reported via Twitter at 4:57am. The flight from Paris to Cairo was carrying 56 passengers, including two infants and one child, and 10 crew. UPDATE 5 (9:25am): EgyptAir reported at 9:20am that there is not yet any information about the cause of the plane’s […]

BREAKING: Egypt’s Government Resigns For Second Time in Two Years

BREAKING: Egypt’s Government Resigns For Second Time in Two Years

  Today, President Abdel Fattah Sisi accepted the Egyptian government’s resignation, marking the second time in two years that the government has resigned (the last being February 2014). The announcement came several days after the minister of agriculture, Salah El Din Helal was arrested on charges of corruption. Although an official reason has yet to […]

Whale Shark Appears in Dubai Marina and Now Has Twitter Handle

Whale Shark Appears in Dubai Marina and Now Has Twitter Handle

  UAE residents were taken by surprise this afternoon when a whale shark found his way into the Dubai Marina. Within an hour, the whale shark also appeared on Twitter (@DXBMarinaShark) where he has transmitted some important messages to the human race:                 This isn’t the first time […]