Mother and baby killed in ‚bear attack’

Mother and baby killed in ‚bear attack’

Image copyright Facebook Image caption Valerie Theoret A woman and her baby have been killed in a suspected bear attack in Canada’s Yukon Territory, says a coroner. Gjermund Roesholt found the bodies of his wife, Valerie Theoret, 37, and 10-month-old daughter Adele Roesholt, when he returned home. The attack happened north-east of Mayo, a remote…

US troops killed in Afghanistan bomb blast

US troops killed in Afghanistan bomb blast

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption US forces serving with Nato have been training Afghan forces since combat operations ended in 2014 Three US service members have been killed and three others wounded in an explosion near Ghazni in Afghanistan. A US civilian contractor was also hurt by the improvised explosive device, the Nato-led mission said…

2 police killed in foiled terror plot at Chinese consulate in Pakistan

2 police killed in foiled terror plot at Chinese consulate in Pakistan

Two police officers have been killed and one security guard has been injured after gunmen opened fire at the Chinese Consulate in the Pakistani city of Karachi, according to local officials. „We have two cops brought dead and security guard injured due to blast impact,” Seemin Jamali, a doctor at the Jinnah Hospital in Karachi,…

US man ‚killed’ by arrow-wielding tribe

US man ‚killed’ by arrow-wielding tribe

Image copyright Indian coastguard/Survival International Image caption The Sentinelese have always resisted outside contact An American man has been killed by an endangered tribe in India’s Andaman and Nicobar islands. Fishermen who took the man to North Sentinel island say tribespeople shot him with arrows and left his body on the beach. He has been…

Gaza youths ‚killed planting bomb’

Gaza youths ‚killed planting bomb’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The bodies of the three youths were taken to a hospital morgue in Gaza, Palestinian officials say Three Palestinian youths have been killed in an Israeli air strike near the border between the Gaza Strip and Israel, Palestinian officials say. Gaza’s health ministry said the dead were boys aged 13…

How Brexit killed an entrepreneur’s vision to invest in British tech talent

How Brexit killed an entrepreneur’s vision to invest in British tech talent

Anti-Brexit campaigners in Westminster. Jeff J Mitchell / Getty It’s been more than two years since the UK voted to leave the European Union in June 2016. The outcome horrified a large proportion of the UK’s community of entrepreneurs, investors, and executives, many of whom have thrived thanks to strong links with Europe. For investors,…

Two gamers killed in Florida shooting

Two gamers killed in Florida shooting

Image copyright GLHF Game Bar Image caption The incident took place in a games bar attached to a restaurant Two professional video gamers have been named by US media as the victims of a rival player in a shooting at an eSports tournament in Florida. Eli Clayton, 21, and Taylor Robertson, 27, were both well-known…