Sailor claims seeing plane on fire

A woman who was sailing with her husband across the Indian ocean from India to Thailand claims she saw Malaysia Flight 370 approximately three months after it went missing. I was on a night watch. My husband was asleep below deck and our one other crew member was asleep on deck. I saw something that looked […]

Jordan: elderly man dead

A 69-year-old Jordanian man dies after contracting the virus. An official at Jordan’s Health Ministry confirms : The man, who suffered from diabetes and high blood pressure, died in hospital on Wednesday. He died five days after he was admitted to hospital. The official said the latest death brings to six the number of fatalities in Jordan from MERS since […]

Show banned

Bassem Youssef, Egypt's Jon Stewart

Youssef holds a press conference to say that his show was banned for the second time in less than a year. He says MBC channel, which airs his program, has been under extreme pressure to cancel the political satire program. His associates told Reuters that his latest show, never broadcast, had made fun of the low turnout in the […]