WORLD NEWS

February 5, 2018

F1 to replace grid girls with 'grid kids'

Formula One’s grid girls are to be replaced with “grid kids” – young karters and aspiring racing drivers. Source: world
February 5, 2018

Woman scalded after witch cauldron mishap

A young woman is in hospital after her legs were scalded by boiling water from a witches’ cauldron at a carnival parade. Source: world
February 5, 2018

Fossilised spiders with 'tails' found in Myanmar

Scientists have discovered the fossilised remains of a previously unknown species of arachnid boasting a scorpion-like tail even longer than its body. Source: world
February 6, 2018

State of emergency in Maldives to "probe coup"

The Maldives opposition leader and two senior judges have been arrested to investigate a “coup”, after a state of emergency was declared, the president has said. […]