Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Jail for Burundi head teacher busted sitting student's exam

Benjamin Manirambona says he was doing the exam on behalf of a soldier who is serving in Somalia. Source link

Chamorro: Nicaragua protests must be 'peaceful'

A Nicaraguan opposition leader says the country is now facing a "national revolt" by many groups. Source link

Tenerife hospital fire: 'I smelt smoke then something exploded'

Some 160 patients were evacuated from La Candelaria Hospital in Tenerife after a fire broke out. Source link

Tonga PM challenges Pacific Island leaders to lose weight

Akilisi Pohiva says leaders of some of the most obese countries of the world should lead by example. Source link

Madonna's London Mini listed for sale – on Auto Trader

The star's Mini Cooper, which she sang about in her hit American Life, has been listed on the used car website. Source link

South Africa to eradicate pit latrine toilets in schools

The two-year initiative comes after a five-year-old schoolgirl drowned in a pit latrine in March. Source link

IS conflict: Up to 30,000 fighters in Syria and Iraq – UN

A UN report says a "reduced, covert version" of the group could remain, despite its military losses. Source link

Ecuador accident: Second deadly crash within three days

A bus has overturned in Ecuador just two days after 12 football fans died when their vehicle crashed. Source link

Lira crisis: Turkey to boycott US electronic goods over sanctions

President Erdogan responds after US sanctions put Turkey's weak currency into freefall. Source link

Motorway bridge collapses in Genoa, Italy

A large section of the bridge has collapsed near the Italian city of Genoa. Source link

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Italy bridge: Bridge rescuers search into the night in Genoa

Cries are reportedly heard from the debris of the road bridge collapse, which left at least 26 dead. Source link

Teenager recovers after lightning strike in Arizona

A teenager has described the moment he was struck by lightening in a park in Arizona. Source link

Venezuela: Military figures arrested after drone 'attack'

The arrests of a National Guard general and colonel come after a drone 'attack' on the president. Source link