• See the Monster 17ft Crocodile Found Near a River in Sri Lanka (Photos+Video)

    See the Monster 17ft Crocodile Found Near a River in Sri Lanka (Photos+Video)

    A monster 17 feet crocodile was spotted stuck in a canal and rescued after it had strayed while looking for food.

    Sri Lankan wildlife officials rescued a massive crocodile on Monday after it got stuck in a canal in the southern city of Matara while looking for food, according to local media.

    Reports said the reptile, discovered in a canal leading to the Nilwala river, was believed to weigh close to a ton and measured 17 feet (5.18 m) long.

    “We found a […]

  • Boko Haram ‘razes village near Chibok, kills 2 soldiers’

    Boko Haram ‘razes village near Chibok, kills 2 soldiers’

    Boko Haram jihadists killed two soldiers and razed a village adjoining the northeast Nigerian town of Chibok where the group kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls two years ago, residents said Sunday.

    The Nigerian army meanwhile said it had retaken some villages from the Islamist group in the Lake Chad region in operations on Friday and Saturday and “rescued” 85 people, including women and children. It also claimed nearly 40 Islamists were killed in other operations.

    A group of Boko Haram gunmen arrived […]

  • Man beaten to death in Germany after urinating near church

    Man beaten to death in Germany after urinating near church

    A man in Southern Germany was beaten to death by four men after he publicly urinated near a church, police said on Thursday.

    Police are searching for the four men who hurled insults and attacked the 51-year-old man recently after he was seen urinating close to a church in Freiburg, a city in Germany’s traditionally Catholic south.

    According to police, the man told his son about the attack before succumbing to his injuries later that day.

    However an autopsy confirmed that he died […]

  • Boko Haram razes village near Chibok

    Boko Haram razes village near Chibok

    Boko Haram has burnt down a village neighbouring the northeast Nigerian town of Chibok where the group kidnapped over 200 schoolgirls two years ago, local residents said Wednesday.

    A group of Boko Haram gunmen invaded Goptari, 10 kilometres from Chibok, late Tuesday and set it on fire after looting food supplies and livestock.

    The attack underscores the continued threat of Boko Haram in Nigeria’s volatile northeast, where the military is still battling for control despite making gains against the insurgents over the […]