Cristiano Ronaldo’s private plane crashed during a landing at Barcelona’s El Prat airport , No injuries were reported.
Ronaldo, who was in Dortmund , Germany at the time as Real Madrid were preparing for what resulted in a 2-2 Champions League group stage draw against Borussia Dortmund, was not on the plane at the time of the crash.
U.S , N.J. Three people were killed and more than 100 people were hurt when a NJ transit train crashed at the station in Hoboken, causing serious damage and snarling train service during the Thursday morning rush. police said many of the injured victims are critical, but the exact extent of those injuries is unclear.
Government shelling and airstrikes in Syria’s eastern Aleppo city landed near a bread distribution center and two hospitals killing several people and putting two of the medical facilities completely out of service .
Indonesian authorities are searching for several hundred tourists after Mount Barujari on Lombok island spewed a massive column of ash into the atmosphere. More than 1,100 others have been evacuated, the country’s disaster agency said on Wednesday. The volcano, also known as the “Child of Rinjani” because it sits within the Mount Rinjani caldera, erupted without warning on Tuesday afternoon, delaying flights from airports in Lombok and nearby Bali. The ash column reached 2,000 metres. nearly 400 foreign and local tourists had been registered since Sunday to climb the mountain, leaving from the Sembalun monitoring post, about 11km from the crater.
At least 5 people died and 600 others were injured by Typhoon Megi as it rampaged through Taiwan, More than 3.8 million houses suffered power outages, and nearly 300,000 households had their water supply cut off, as of early Wednesday, Taiwan’s Central Emergency Operation Center said.
Israeli ex-president Shimon Peres died on Wednesday some two weeks after suffering a major stroke , The 93-year-old died in his sleep at around 3:00am , Israeli media also confirmed the former Israeli president’s death.
The authorities at Ninoy Aquino International airport in Pasay city, Metro Manila, have sent back a number of Saudis because they were not carrying return tickets, Under the country’s law, travelers going to the Philippines without return tickets will be stopped and questioned.
The General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) has sent a circular to all travel agencies operating in the Kingdom’s airports to make sure that passengers to the Philippines possess return tickets.The Foreign Ministry has also issued the same warning on its website asking all Saudis traveling to the Philippines to respect the country’s laws and regulations.
The country’s laws prevent converting tourism visa into a study visa so as to obtain residency. The duration of the visit to the Philippines is 21 days and the passport authorities should be informed in case of visit extension or emergencies.
The Saudi driving license will not enable its carriers to drive in the Philippines and any amount of money exceeding $10,000 should be declared on arrival at the airport. The Saudi Embassy in Manila issued a statement warning citizens against visiting southern parts of Philippines due to unstable situation.