Dozens of Israeli rockets fired into Syria destroying radar site, state media reports

Dozens of Israeli rockets fired into Syria destroying radar site, state media reports

Updated May 10, 2018 12:47:27 Photo: State media reported Syria’s air defences confronted the rockets. (SANA) Israel launched dozens of rockets into Syria early on Thursday according to Syrian state media, destroying a radar installation and hitting an ammunitions dump. Key points: The rockets were fired after an Israeli border …

Hawaiian man ‘sticks it out’ on family farm as lava from Kilauea volcano destroys dozens of homes

Hawaiian man ‘sticks it out’ on family farm as lava from Kilauea volcano destroys dozens of homes

Posted May 09, 2018 10:08:28 Edwin Montoya’s family carved their farm on the slopes of the Kilauea volcano out of “raw jungle,” transforming it into a fertile collection of gardens, animal pens and fruit trees. Now it’s in peril from the land it stands on. Key points: Officials warn that …

Dozens of dogs confirmed sick in investigation into popular dog food Advance Dermocare

Dozens of dogs confirmed sick in investigation into popular dog food Advance Dermocare

Posted April 30, 2018 10:56:25 Related Story: Urgent recall of dog food after pets contract rare, deadly illness Related Story: ‘We don’t know the cause’: Rare illness kills police dog, 8 others sick More than 60 dogs across Australia have been struck down by a debilitating and incurable illness, 7.30 …

Indonesian oil well fire kills 18, injures dozens

Indonesian oil well fire kills 18, injures dozens

Updated April 25, 2018 22:46:02 A newly drilled, unregulated oil well in western Indonesia has exploded into flames, killing at least 18 people and injuring dozens, authorities said. Key points: Several people are in a serious condition, with dozens suffering severe burns Locals describe hearing a loud explosion that felt …

Islamic State claims responsibility for attack in Kabul, killing dozens

Islamic State claims responsibility for attack in Kabul, killing dozens

Posted April 22, 2018 19:52:00 Photo: The attack took place at a voter registration centre in Kabul. (AP: Rahmat Gul) Islamic State has claimed responsibility for a blast that hit a voter registration centre in the Afghan capital Kabul, the militant group’s AMAQ news agency said. Key points: The attack …

Dog fighting: Dozens of animals seized in RSPCA’s ‘first major breakthrough in 10 years’

Dog fighting: Dozens of animals seized in RSPCA’s ‘first major breakthrough in 10 years’

Updated April 20, 2018 14:09:07 Video: Some of the dogs seized by RSPCA and Queensland police (ABC News) Related Story: Dog makes ‘miracle’ escape from garbage truck, RSPCA hunts for those responsible Related Story: RSPCA ‘finds’ man who threw cat at wall in social media video Dozens of dogs, some …

Rwanda closes thousands of churches and dozens of mosques in bid for more control

Rwanda closes thousands of churches and dozens of mosques in bid for more control

Posted April 04, 2018 23:09:38 Photo: Human rights groups have long accused the Government of clamping down on freedom of expression. (AP: Ben Curtis) Related Story: Lightning strikes church, killing 16 and injuring 140 in Rwanda Related Story: Rwanda ‘genocide’ priest on trial Rwanda’s Government has closed thousands of churches …

Afghan air strike against Taliban causes dozens of casualties: officials

Afghan air strike against Taliban causes dozens of casualties: officials

Posted April 03, 2018 13:27:19 Photo: An Afghan man is treated at a hospital following an airstrike in the Kunduz province of northern Afghanistan. (AP) An Afghan forces air strike on a suspected Taliban gathering in the northern province of Kunduz has caused dozens of casualties, including many civilians, officials …

North Korea: UN Security Council blacklists dozens of ships, companies over illegal smuggling

North Korea: UN Security Council blacklists dozens of ships, companies over illegal smuggling

Updated March 31, 2018 17:51:01 Photo: Washington requested the historic sanctions package. (Reuters) The United Nations Security Council has blacklisted dozens of ships and shipping companies over oil and coal smuggling by North Korea, boosting pressure on Pyongyang as leader Kim Jong-un plans to meet with his South Korean and …

Two Palestinians killed, dozens injured as ‘Land Day’ protest begins along Israeli border

Two Palestinians killed, dozens injured as ‘Land Day’ protest begins along Israeli border

Updated March 30, 2018 23:35:01 Photo: Israeli soldiers are seen on one side of the fence as Palestinian protesters gather on the other. (AP: Tsafrir Abayov) Related Story: The harsh reality for Palestinians: The rules of the game in the Middle East are changing At least two Palestinians were killed …