Please view in Advanced Tab. We don't have Basic version for this news board

1. Indonesia: Fans died in the arms of players in stadium crush
- Football fans "died in the arms" of players during a crush at Indonesia's Kanjuruhan stadium, the home team coach has said, as the number of children killed in the tragedy rose to 32.
- Authorities say the youngest victim of Saturday's disaster was just 3.
- Some 18 officers are being investigated after police fired tear gas at fans who invaded the pitch when the match ended.
Creds: BBC

2. Electoral bonds: India's rocky road to transparency in political financing
- Electoral bonds were aimed at cleaning up the murky financing of India's political parties. Instead, they are being challenged in the country's top court as a "distortion of democracy".
- The Supreme Court is set to resume hearing petitions questioning electoral bonds, which are interest-free financial instruments for making donations to political parties.
- Launched in 2018, these time-limited and interest-free bonds are issued in fixed denominations and can be purchased from a state-owned bank during specific periods of time through the year.
Creds: BBC

3. Iran protests: Security forces wade in at Tehran university
- There have been violent scenes at a prestigious university in Tehran overnight, as anti-government protests continue to sweep the country.
- Reports say a large number of students at Sharif University of Technology were trapped in a car park that had been surrounded by security personnel.
- The anti-government protests erupted on 187 September, after the death of a woman detained by the morality police.
Creds: BBC

Tags: indonesia india iran All Articles

Other Articles

Joe Biden wins Michigan primary despite sizeable Gaza protest vote

2024-02-28

1. Joe Biden wins Michigan primary despite sizeable Gaza protest vote- Joe Biden is due to win Michigan's Democratic presidential primary despite a great protest vote over strong US support for Israel...

Democrats brace for Gaza backlash in Michigan vote

2024-02-27

1. Democrats brace for Gaza backlash in Michigan vote- Voters in Michigan have been organising to send Joe Biden a ceasefire message.- A protest vote about events in Gaza is a large concern for the Bi...

Odysseus Moon lander tipped over on touchdown

2024-02-25

1. Odysseus Moon lander tipped over on touchdown- The Odysseus Moon lander is lying on its side against a rock.- It is the first private robot to complete a soft lunar touchdown.- It has plenty of pow...

Whale song mystery solved by scientists

2024-02-22

1. Whale song mystery solved by scientists- Scientists have discovered how whales produce their complex songs.- Baleen whales have a "voice box" that helps them sing underwater.- Whale song has a...

UK sanctions Russian prison chiefs after activist's death

2024-02-21

1. UK sanctions Russian prison chiefs after activist's death- The UK has frozen the assets of six Russian prison bosses in charge of the Arctic penal colony where Alexei Navalny died.- They will...

Brightest and hungriest black hole ever detected

2024-02-20

1. Brightest and hungriest black hole ever detected- The most luminous object ever detected has been spotted.- It is the bright core of a galaxy that is around 17 billion times the mass of our Sun.- T...

Donald Trump does not have presidential immunity

2024-02-06

1. Donald Trump does not have presidential immunity- Donald Trump can be prosecuted on charges of plotting to overturn the 2020 election.- Mr Trump had claimed that he was immune from criminal charges...

Failed election candidate paid a gunman to shoot officials

2024-02-03

1. Failed election candidate paid a gunman to shoot officials- A man has confessed to helping a defeated Republican candidate carry out attacks on Democrats' homes.- Demetrio Trujillo says Solomon Pen...

Biden has decided US response to Jordan attack

2024-01-31

1. Biden has decided US response to Jordan attack- President Joe Biden has decided the US's response to a drone attack that killed 3 American troops in Jordan.- He does not think that the war sho...

Thailand reformist party could be dissolved after court loss

2024-01-31

1. Thailand reformist party could be dissolved after court loss- The Thai pro-democracy party could dissolve after its key policy was ruled illegal.- Move Forward promises to campaign on changing roya...

Death of US troops ratchets up pressure on Biden

2024-01-30

1. Death of US troops ratchets up pressure on Biden- Three servicemen were killed and many injured at a base in Jordan.- This puts pressure on US President Joe Biden.- It is the first time Americ...

UN chief in aid plea after staff accused of helping Hamas in Israel attack

2024-01-30

1. UN chief in aid plea after staff accused of helping Hamas in Israel attack- UN chief Antonia Guterres has urged countries to continue funding its operations.- Nine countries have halted since...

UK becomes latest country to pause funding for agency

2024-01-27

1. UK becomes latest country to pause funding for agency- The UK is the latest to stop funding for the UN agency for Palestinians, UNRWA.- It comes after several of its staff were involved in the Hama...

US inmate faces first nitrogen execution after losing last-minute appeals

2024-01-27

1. US inmate faces first nitrogen execution after losing last-minute appeals- An Alabama inmate is to become the first person in the US to be executed with nitrogen gas.- His lawyers called it a cruel...

Trump storms out of court during defamation trial

2024-01-26

1. Trump storms out of court during defamation trial- Donald Trump has stormed out of his defamation trial in the middle of closing arguments.- He has been found to have defamed E Jean Carroll in...

Nikki Haley vows to fight on after second loss to Trump

2024-01-25

1. Nikki Haley vows to fight on after second loss to Trump- Nikki Haley will press on with her campaign after a second consecutive loss to Donald Trump.- Ms Haley campaigned across New Hampshire...

Hundreds flee cartel battles in southern Mexico

2024-01-24

1. Hundreds flee cartel battles in southern Mexico- Hundreds have fled their homes in southern Mexico as rival cartels fight.- Locals cowered in their homes in gunfire.- More than 700 residents had be...

Deadly blast hits market in Russia-held Ukraine city

2024-01-21

1. Deadly blast hits market in Russia-held Ukraine city- At least 25 people have been killed in an attack in Donetsk.- An Ukrainian strike hit a busy market and the death toll might change.- The...

US personnel injured in missile attack on Al Asad airbase in Iraq

2024-01-21

1. US personnel injured in missile attack on Al Asad airbase in Iraq- US military personnel have been injured in an attack on an Iraq air base.- An Iran-backed militia targeted them with ballistic&nbs...

Key Israel war leader challenges Netanyahu over Gaza strategy

2024-01-21

1. Key Israel war leader challenges Netanyahu over Gaza strategy- A key member of Israel's war cabinet has accused Benjamin Netanyahu of lying about Gaza military goals.- Mr Netanyahu has publicly rej...