The Yeti Airlines ATR 72-500 airplane coming from Nepalgunj skidded off the runway at Nepal's Tribhuvan International Airport, the country's only international airport, according to The Himalayan Times.
Earlier, the government of Gibraltar, a UK overseas territory, said it had detained an Iranian supertanker loaded with two million barrels of crude oil.
Theresa May is officially slated to resign as prime minister on 24 July, with the Conservative MPs Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt going head-to-head to become the next Tory leader and prime minister.
Gossips in British media suggest that Meghan Markle helped talk her hubby into getting a hair transplant, and he is expected to go ahead with the plans later in the year.
New Delhi (Sputnik): Bollywood rapper Aditya Singh Sisodia popularly known as “Badshah” has become the toast of the Twitterati, after breaking the world record with his new song Paagal, crossing 75 million-plus views within just 24 hours of its release.
North of Denmark, in Sweden, a “consent law” has already stroked controversy, and legal professionals suggest that it may complicate legal proceedings and lead to innocent people jailed.
New Delhi (Sputnik): The Government of India would like to see a private company from India take over operations of the country’s national carrier Air India which is losing over $29 million (Indian Rupees 20 crore) a day, said the country’s Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Puri.
On 10 July US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced that as long as Huawei remains on the entity list, in its implementation of President Donald Trump’s G20 summit directive, the department would issue licenses to sell components and spare parts to the Chinese tech giant when it's determined there is no threat to US national security.
Soccer player Jaelene Hinkle has been dubbed the top left defender in the US women’s team, with media claiming she “helped her team win the NWSL championship”.
The UK and US attempts to pin the blame on Iran for the alleged attempted seizure of a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz is nothing but provocation aimed at ruining Tehran's image, says Iranian political analyst Hassan Hanizadeh, suggesting that London is seeking any pretext to follow in Trump’s footsteps and exit the Iran nuclear deal.
New Delhi (Sputnik): India’s national weather forecasting agency has predicted that some parts of the country may not be getting enough rain. The India Meteorological Department has shown a deficiency of 14% across the nation; in north-west India, the figure was 12%.
KABUL (Sputnik) - The number of people who were killed on Friday morning as a result of a bombing attack at a wedding ceremony in the eastern Afghan province of Nangarhar has increased to six, Attaullah Khogyani, a spokesman for the provincial governor said.
Former Norwegian Minister of Justice believes the former head of the English Defence League is being politically persecuted in the UK, and has slammed Facebook's “left-wing censorship”.
New Delhi (Sputnik): Heavy firing and shelling erupted between Indian and Pakistani forces along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir, a disputed region administered by India. The Indian Army has claimed that Pakistan violated the ceasefire agreement on Friday morning and started firing at Indian posts and civilian areas in the Mendhar sector.
Rianna Conner, a.k.a. Combat Barbie is an ex-US Marine sergeant who ditched the military for a successful modelling career and is now an internet bombshell.
The R&B star was previously arrested and indicted in February on 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse involving four victims, three of whom were allegedly minors.
Last week, the government of Britain’s overseas territory Gibraltar detained an Iranian tanker purportedly carrying oil to Syria and claimed that Tehran had violated international sanctions.
MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said he was considering appointing his son, lawmaker Eduardo Bolsonaro, as the ambassador to the United States.
Last month, US Treasury head Steven Mnuchin announced that Iranian Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif would be targeted with sanctions.