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South Korea apologises after missile fired in response to North Korea test crashes and sparks panic and confusion | World News
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South Korea apologises after missile fired in response to North Korea test crashes and sparks panic and confusion | World News

South Korea’s military has apologised after a missile it launched during a joint live-fire drill with the United States malfunctioned and crashed, causing alarm among residents of the coastal city of Gangneung. The launch was supposed to be a show of strength in response to North Korea firing a missile over Japan for the first...

Russia mobilization sparks line at Georgia border, satellite photos show
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Russia mobilization sparks line at Georgia border, satellite photos show

A traffic jam at Russia’s border with Georgia has stretched for nearly 10 miles after President Vladimir Putin’s partial military mobilization order, satellite images show. The line of cars and trucks trying to leave formed at a crossing point on the Russian side of the border, according to U.S.-based firm Maxar Technologies, which released the...

Ukraine War Diaries: Eyes on Moscow as Russian ‘panic’ sparks glee on the frontline | World News
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Ukraine War Diaries: Eyes on Moscow as Russian ‘panic’ sparks glee on the frontline | World News

Scenes of panic in Russia, following news that President Vladimir Putin is set to mobilise army reservists, has elicited a joyful response from Ukrainian troops, according one frontline volunteer. Former company boss Seva Koshel has spoken about the move from Moscow, which saw some Russian men scrambling to leave the country, on the latest edition...

Ukraine: More than 1,000 arrested after Putin’s mobilisation announcement sparks protests across Russia | World News
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Ukraine: More than 1,000 arrested after Putin’s mobilisation announcement sparks protests across Russia | World News

Protesters have clashed with police in Moscow as anger erupted over Vladimir Putin’s declaration of a partial mobilisation in Russia. Crowds took to the streets of the Russian capital after the Kremlin announced 300,000 reserves would be called up to continue its invasion of Ukraine. Demonstrators shouted “No to war” in a show of defiance...

Young woman’s death after arrest by Iran’s “morality police” sparks deadly protests, rare criticism from officials
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Young woman’s death after arrest by Iran’s “morality police” sparks deadly protests, rare criticism from officials

Tehran — Three people have been killed during protests in Iran‘s Kurdistan province over the death of a young woman after she was arrested by “morality police,” the region’s governor said Tuesday.   The death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini after her arrest has not only triggered deadly protests, but also rare criticism by top officials. Public...

Deion Sanders’s Fiery Halftime Speech Sparks Jackson State in Rout
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Deion Sanders’s Fiery Halftime Speech Sparks Jackson State in Rout

Jackson, Miss. – As Grambling State first-year coach Hue Jackson led his troops to the locker room trailing 21–17 to the SWAC’s most electrifying program, Jackson State coach Deion Sanders was rightfully annoyed. JSU had not earned a victory at home against Grambling since 1999 despite defeating GSU in the unprecedented spring ’21 campaign. After one...

Putin ally sparks fury as he ‘poses for selfies’ by Queen’s flag-draped coffin
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Putin ally sparks fury as he ‘poses for selfies’ by Queen’s flag-draped coffin

THE PRESIDENT of Armenia sparked fury this morning after he was photographed by a flunky bowing in front of the Queen’s coffin at Westminster Hall. Shocking footage captured the moment President Vahagn Khachaturyan was snapped by an aide at the foot of the late monarch’s flag-draped English oak coffin. 3 Armenian President Vahagn Khachaturyan –...