Foreign Affairs
Passengers evacuated from cruise liner in Norway

Some 1,300 passengers are being evacuated from a cruise liner off the coast to the west of Norway. Norwegian police said that the cruise liner faced engine problems and therefore an operation was underway to transfer the people on board on land.

Norway’s department of rescue workers at sea said that the MV Viking Sky sent an SOS request and a rescue operation immediately start amid very rough sea and strong wind.

Five helicopters and a number of vessels are involved in the evacuation of the passengers.

Other News
Foreign Affairs

At least 12 people are dead and many others have been injured following an attack on an anime studio in Japan. According to Japanese media, the attacker entered the Kyoto…

Current Affairs

In the state of Massachusetts, in the US, prosecutors have dropped the criminal charges brought against actor Kevin Spacey. Spacey, 59, was charged with sexually abusing a young man, aged…

Foreign Affairs

In the city of Sinaloa, Mexico, people were overjoyed at the news from the US that the biggest drug lord who trafficked drugs between Mexico and the US,  Joaquin El…

Foreign Affairs

Joaquin Guzman, internationally notoriously known as ‘El Chapo’, has been condemned to life imprisonment as well as a further 30 years of imprisonment by a United States Court. ‘El Chapo’,…

View More