The kind of bee that resided in the famed cathedral does not abandon its hive, instead it gorges on honey and protects the queen bee.
The 25-year-old went home and chopped off his finger with a meat cleaver, as the sight of his finger was an angry reminder of his mistake.
Ukrainian comedian Volodymyr Zelensky, whom exit polls showed winning Sunday’s presidential election in Ukraine, follows several celebrities — from US actor Ronald Reagan to Liberian footballer George Weah — who nabbed top political jobs in their countries.
Although the woman had yet to be formally identified, several reporters named her as journalist Lyra McKee, who was in Londonderry during riots on Thursday night.
Many Filipino residents go to extreme lengths to atone for sins or seek divine intervention in a spectacle that has become a major tourist attraction.
The world’s smallest baby boy, who was born in October in Japan weighing as much as an apple, is now ready for the outside world, his doctor said Friday.

World Bangladesh girl burned to death on teacher’s order: police

A schoolgirl was burned to death in Bangladesh on the orders of her head teacher after she reported him for sexually harassing her, police said Friday.

World Malian government resigns as anger mounts over massacre

Mali’s prime minister resigned along with his entire government on Thursday following criticism over their handling of an upsurge of violence in the centre of the country and a massacre last month that left 160 people dead.

World Extreme Easter: Flogging, crucifixions in Philippines

Hundreds of barefoot men beat themselves with flails and at least 10 were to be nailed onto crosses throughout Good Friday in a blood-soaked display of religious fervour in the Philippines.

World With Kim-Putin summit, Moscow eyes role in N. Korea

With Russia’s Vladimir Putin set for his first talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un this month, Moscow is eyeing a major role in yet another global flashpoint.

World Australian father rescues toddler from dingo’s jaws

A father rescued his son from a dingo’s jaws after the infant was dragged from a campervan at an Australian tourist island, authorities said Friday, in the third such attack this year.

World Uber wins $1bn investment from Toyota, SoftBank fund

Japanese car giant Toyota and investment fund SoftBank Vision Fund on Friday unveiled an investment of $1 billion in US company Uber to drive forward the development of driverless ridesharing services.

World Man City must ‘stand up’ from Tottenham knockout blow to keep Liverpool at bay

The third act of Manchester City and Tottenham’s trilogy has some living up to do after a Champions League classic saw Spurs prevail on away goals to reach the semi-finals.

World Facebook says it stored ‘millions’ of unencrypted Instagram passwords

“Millions” of Instagram users had their passwords stored in unencrypted form on internal servers, Facebook said Thursday, raising its original estimate of tens of thousands.

World France’s ‘yellow vest’ protesters banned from Notre-Dame: police

For their 23rd consecutive Saturday protest, France’s yellow vests have been told they will be banned from the area around Paris’s fire-damaged Notre-Dame cathedral.

World Main points of Mueller report

These are some of the main points from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

World US shrugs as North Korea demands Pompeo exit talks

Donald Trump has said he’s in love with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. But if there’s someone with whom the US president is even more smitten, it’s Mike Pompeo.

World Trump took no action to thwart Mueller probe: attorney general

US Attorney General Bill Barr said Thursday that President Donald Trump took no action to thwart the special counsel’s probe into Russian election interference, ahead of the long-awaited release of the final investigation report.

World UN envoy to Libya warns conflict could spark ‘conflagration’

The UN’s Libya envoy warned Thursday of “a widening conflagration” in the North African country, saying international divisions had encouraged strongman Khalifa Haftar to launch his assault on Tripoli.

World UN envoy to Libya warns of ‘conflagration’

The UN’s Libya envoy warned Thursday of “a widening conflagration” in the North African country, saying international divisions had encouraged strongman Khalifa Haftar to launch his assault on Tripoli.

 

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