Ex-India state official: Most train victims migrant workers

Ex-India state official: Most train victims migrant workers

Most “of those killed are these poor workers,” Yadav said, adding that some earned as little as 7,000 rupees ($95) per month. A local branch of the India National Congress Party had organized the event at a clearing near the railway tracks on the outskirts...
Bus driver suspended after pupils hurt

Bus driver suspended after pupils hurt

Passenger Olivia Howe recalled: “All of us flew forwards. Quite a lot of us were injured. “There was a boy upstairs who got thrown into the front of the bus and cracked it, and then downstairs there was a pole broken because they were holding onto it and a...
Why Trump doesn’t want to punish Saudi Arabia

Why Trump doesn’t want to punish Saudi Arabia

Washington (CNN)The Trump White House may have too much at stake to make Saudi Arabia pay a proportionate price for the apparent murder of Jamal Khashoggi. And back home, a chill with the Saudis would mean Trump and his son-in-law Jared Kushner would lose considerable...
Twenty members of grooming gang convicted

Twenty members of grooming gang convicted

Details of the men’s convictions and sentences can only now be published after reporting restrictions on a series of trials were partially lifted. During the three trials, jurors heard how the men – who are all British Asians mainly of Pakistani heritage...
T. Rex’s puny arms were useful after all

T. Rex’s puny arms were useful after all

In essence, “they may have been able to rotate the palm of the hand inward and upward in such a way that the palm would face the chest when the elbow was flexed,” study co-researchers Christopher Langel, an undergraduate student of geology, and Matthew...
Victims IDed as Hurricane Michael recovery effort drags on

Victims IDed as Hurricane Michael recovery effort drags on

The Bay County medical examiner’s office on Friday confirmed that it was Vicari’s body that was recovered Monday. Her body had been under rubble for five days before rescuers found her, Garone Behnke said. The South Florida woman says she spoke to her Aunt...