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Seventeen people dead after dragon boats capsize

Seventeen people dead after dragon boats capsize

The CCTV footage shows that the sudden powerful current of the river is responsible for the incident. After the collision, the boat capsized and 57 people were in the water, 40 were rescued, some of them are reached shore. Two people have been arrested, the agency said. First reported on the deaths of 11 people and six missing. Dragon boat racing is popular in various parts of Asia, and the Dragon Boat Festival is a traditional holiday in China , when races are held nationwide.


Naked Gunman Kills Three In The US

Naked Gunman Kills Three In The US

News 2 has learned that a patron apparently wrestled with the gunman and got a rifle away from him. Police have identified the person of interest as 29-year old Travis Reinking of Morton, IL. He is not believed to be armed, but police said he has a propensity for guns, so not ruling out that he may be armed and risky. The shooting is believed to be random, police said.



3 killed, 4 injured in Waffle House shooting in Tennessee

A man who was only clothed in a green jacket and armed with an AR-15 shot seven people before a customer was able to wrestle the rifle away from him. Nashville police described the man as Caucasian with short hair. A tweet from the police said the vehicle that the gunman arrived in at the Waffle House was registered to Reinking. At least 35 officers from three precincts responded to the shooting, ABC News reported .


India moves to fix ties with China

India moves to fix ties with China

On Sunday, Swaraj will meet foreign minister Wang, the first meeting since his elevation last month as state councillor , which makes him the seniormost Chinese diplomat, and some other SCO counterparts. Meanwhile, on the same day, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will participate in the meeting of foreign defence ministers of SCO. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hua Chunying said that issues related to terrorism will be discussed at the SCO foreign ministers' meeting."We believe it ...


CPI(M) accepts Yechury's political line for ties with Congress

CPI(M) accepts Yechury's political line for ties with Congress

The CPI-M allows for a maximum of two terms to its general secretaries. Talking to reporters on the sidelines of ongoing 22nd Congress of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M), she pointed out that the statute books already provide death penalty for rarest of rare cases.


Emmanuel Macron: 'I never wonder' if Trump will serve full term

Emmanuel Macron: 'I never wonder' if Trump will serve full term

French President Emmanuel Macron said he never thought about whether Donald Trump would serve a full term and that it was not his place to explain the role of a US president to the American people. The official noted that "the work is not quite done yet" on making fixes to the deal that Trump has demanded, but said this will be an opportunity for Trump and Macron to have further discussions.