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Death toll soars to 50 in school bombing in Afghan capital

KABUL, Afghanistan — The death toll in a horrific bombing at a girls’ school in the Afghan capital has soared to 50, many of them pupils between 11 and 15
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Rail disruption set to continue into next week after train cracks found

Travel disruption caused by the discovery of cracks in some high-speed trains is expected to continue into next week, a rail industry group has warned. Robert Nisbet, of the Rail
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Putin on WWII Victory Day Says Russia Will ‘Firmly’ Defend Its Interests

President Vladimir Putin on Sunday vowed that Russia will “firmly” defend national interests and denounced the return of “Russophobia,” as the country marked the 76th anniversary of victory in World
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Will double headcount; lot of headroom for growing user base: Koo

Homegrown microblogging platform Koo is planning to double its headcount in the next one year as it significantly scales up its user base on the platform, especially vernacular subscribers, its
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Sir Keir Starmer to carry out reshuffle of his shadow cabinet team

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer will carry out a reshuffle of his shadow cabinet team on Sunday according to reports. The Opposition leader will look to reshape his top team
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Cuba protests diplomat’s expulsion from Colombia amid protests

FILE PHOTO: A demonstrator takes part in a protest demanding government action to tackle poverty, police violence and inequalities in the health and education systems, in Bogota, Colombia May 6,
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West Ham vs Everton: Premier League prediction, TV channel, team news, live stream, h2h results, odds

est Ham have a major chance to kickstart their Champions League qualification ambitions when Everton head to east London today. The Hammers’ hopes of a Premier League top-four finish have
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A fish fight between Britain and France

May 8th 2021 IT IS NOT exactly the Royal Navy task force steaming towards the Falklands, but the news that the prime minister has sent ships to protect an island
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Chinese rocket debris lands in Indian Ocean

The Long March was the second deployment of the 5B variant since its maiden flight in May 2020. Last year, pieces from the first Long March 5B fell on Ivory
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Investors turn net buyers of U.S. equity funds on economic optimism: Lipper

FILE PHOTO: A picture illustration shows U.S. 100-dollar bank notes taken in Tokyo August 2, 2011. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao May 7, 2021 (Reuters) – Investors turned net buyers of U.S. equity
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IBM develops the world’s most powerful and smallest microchip

IBM claims that it has made a significant breakthrough in computer processors by creating a 2-nanometer chip in its test lab The new technology helps advance the state-of-the-art in the semiconductor
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Conor McGregor brands Khabib Nurmagomedov “homophobic” in deleted x-rated rant

Conor McGregor launched an astonishing Twitter rant about his former UFC rival Khabib Nurmagomedov – labelling the Russian ‘homophobic’. The two went head-to-head at UFC 229 in October 2018 with
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Loan sharks target new victims via WhatsApp and Facebook

Criminals have been using social media – from dating sites to local community groups – to find, threaten and control people in debt Local WhatsApp groups have been one of
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Kabul attack: Blasts near school leave more than 50 dead

Blasts close to a secondary school in the Afghan capital Kabul have left at least 50 people dead and more than 100 injured, officials say. The explosions took place as
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‘I just hope it’s not Dogecoin’: Elon Musk hosts ‘SNL’ after month-long break – National

Saturday Night Live (SNL) returned this weekend after a month-long hiatus, bringing new but controversial figure Elon Musk to host the show. Following a heartful Mother’s Day performance by
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Pregnant Meghan Markle shows off her baby bump and says her and Harry’s unborn daughter should live in an ‘equitable’ world in VaxLive gig message, while he says science should not be ‘politicized’

Pregnant Meghan Markle has made an appearance during the Vax Live telecast, claiming COVID has wiped out a generation of progress for women of color.   The Duchess of Sussex made
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Four-year-old boy buys 918 SpongeBob ice lollies for $2,600 on Amazon | US News

Noah, a four-year-old from New York, loves SpongeBob. A lot. In fact, he loves the absorbent and yellow and porous cartoon character so much that he decided to pop on
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Are Whites Really the Most Privileged Race in America?

White privilege is real. Whites really do enjoy some privileges on account of being descended from other whites. Whites daily enjoy the technological fruits of white genius, rights framed in
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DCB Bank Q4 Results: DCB Bank Q4 results: Profit rises 13% to Rs 78 crore

NEW DELHI: Private lender on Saturday reported a 13 per cent increase in net profit to Rs 78 crore for the January-March quarter compared to that of Rs 69 crore
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Here’s what’s in your packed post-election Sunday National

That was the resounding message of the 2021 Scottish Election … and your Sunday National includes a 28-page souvenir election results special. So, what will you find inside your paper,
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