Was shooting a rare gorilla the only option for Cincinnati Zoo? – CNN

CNN Was shooting a rare gorilla the only option for Cincinnati Zoo?CNN(CNN) Zookeepers shot and killed a rare gorilla after a four-year-old boy slipped into its enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo, triggering an outcry over how the situation was handled. Footage shot by a witness shows Harambe, the 17-year-old male gorilla, …Killing of gorilla to save boy at Ohio zoo sparks… Read more →

Heng Swee Keat "recovering well" from stroke: PM Lee – Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia Heng Swee Keat “recovering well” from stroke: PM LeeChannel News AsiaPrime Minister Lee Hsien Loong visited Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat in hospital on Monday (May 30) and says he was “fully lucid, communicative, and cheerful”. Posted 30 May 2016 21:37; Updated 30 May 2016 23:01. VIDEOS; PHOTOS …Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat recovering well: PM LeeAsiaOneHeng Swee… Read more →

Japan rescuers expand forest search for missing boy – AsiaOne

AsiaOne Japan rescuers expand forest search for missing boyAsiaOneTOKYO – Japanese rescuers on Monday expanded the search for a seven-year-old boy missing for three days after his parents left him in a mountain forest inhabited by bears as punishment in a case that has infuriated public opinion. The parents …Rescuers in Japan search for boy missing after parents leave him… Read more →

Ex-tour guide Yang Yin to plead guilty to charges involving over S$450000 – Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia Ex-tour guide Yang Yin to plead guilty to charges involving over S$450000Channel News AsiaFormer China tour guide Yang Yin, who faces 349 criminal charges arising out of his dealings with a wealthy Singaporean widow, indicated on Monday (May 30) his intention to plead guilty to a host of charges, including falsifying receipts amounting to …Hands and feet… Read more →

Iraqi forces enters IS-held city of Fallujah – Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia Iraqi forces enters IS-held city of FallujahChannel News AsiaThe Iraqi army began an operation on Monday to storm Falluja, the Islamic State group’s stronghold near Baghdad, a military officer told a Reuters TV crew near the front line. Posted 30 May 2016 13:50; Updated 30 May 2016 13:59. PHOTOS. A convoy of the …Iraqi forces ENTER Fallujah: Troops… Read more →

Uganda to halt military, security ties with North Korea: South Korea – Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia Uganda to halt military, security ties with North Korea: South KoreaChannel News AsiaUgandan President Yoweri Museveni said his country would halt security and military cooperation with North Korea, a South Korean official said following a summit in Kampala between Museveni and South Korean President Park Geun-hye. Posted 29 May …Uganda, South Korea leaders sign co-operation agreementsDaily MailUganda to… Read more →