Category: World Hit News

Hana Kimura: Netflix star and Japanese wrestler dies at 22

Hana Kimura, a professional Japanese wrestler who appeared in the latest series of Netflix’s reality show Terrace House, has died at the age of 22. Stardom...

Iranian Parkour athlete arrested over a rooftop kiss

Alireza Japalaghy, a popular Iranian parkour athlete and his stunt accomplice have been arrested by Tehran’s cyber police for “vulgar acts” after a...

Karachi plane crash: Black box recovered, says airline

The flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder have been recovered from the site of a plane crash that killed at least 97 passengers and crew members in the...

This is now the world’s busiest airport… on certain Saturdays

Alaska’s Anchorage International Airport lacks the waterfalls and razzmatazz of Singapore Changi or the eight runways of Chicago O’Hare. But this unassuming...

Firefighters are battling a 4-alarm fire on Pier 45 in San Francisco

More than 125 San Francisco firefighters are battling a four-alarm warehouse fire Saturday on Pier 45, the city’s fire department says. A quarter of the pier at...

Beijing to propose hugely controversial security law in Hong Kong

China will move to pass a hugely controversial national security law for Hong Kong, in what could be the biggest blow to the city’s autonomy and civil liberties...

Pakistan: Man who kissed murdered girls in video arrested

A man who filmed himself kissing two girls who were later murdered in a so-called “honour killing” has been arrested, police in Pakistan have said. Umar...

Venezuelan bank files legal claim with Bank of England over gold

The Central Bank of Venezuela has launched a legal claim to try and force the Bank of England to release €930m ($1bn; £820m) worth of gold it holds. Venezuela, which...

Left-wing rebels deprive Macron of outright parliament majority

Left-wing defectors from Emmanuel Macron’s governing party announced the creation of a new group in France’s lower house of parliament on Tuesday, depriving...

Eyeing Iran, US warns to stay 100 metres away from its warships

In an alert that appeared aimed squarely at Iran, the United States Navy issued a warning on Tuesday to mariners in the Gulf to stay 100 metres (109 yards) away from US...