Joel Bineli, a passenger on the derailed train, told Reuters he saw dismembered bodies on the tracks at the accident site. Over 500 people were injured in the accident that occured at Eseka. Eyewitnesses say as many as 100 people are being transported to local hospitals. Transport ministry officials have rushed to the accident site immediately.
In a joint statement released by African human rights and justice groups, they call for South Africa's withdrawal to be reviewed. Last week, politicians in Burundi voted overwhelmingly in support of plans to withdraw from the ICC. The country announced on Friday it was quitting the court because it conflicted with diplomatic immunity laws. It is signed by South African Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Maite Nkoana Mashabana.
Reigning world champion Hamilton trails Rosberg by 33 points in the drivers' standings, with only four races remaining this season. More of a concern was the need for Mercedes to break a curfew on Friday night, with mechanics working late to make a precautionary change to the fuel system on Hamilton's auto.
Twitter, Amazon, PayPal, Spotify and countless other websites dealt with outages or slowdowns for users on the East Coast yesterday. According to Verisign, the number of DDoS attacks rose 75 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of this year.
The White House burned a Phillipine official who attempted to walk back some controversial remarks the country's president Rodrigo Duterte made in China . Li Mingjiang, an associate professor at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies of Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, said Duterte's visit is an obvious adjustment of Philippine foreign policy, especially about its relations with major world countries.
Thailand qualified for the semifinal after beating Japan by 37-33 score in a tight match . India's defence had a below par first 15 minutes as they scored just one tackle point. Meraj Sheykh scored Iran's first point as they levelled the game at 2-2 in the fourth minute. The teams went into the half-time break with Iran leading 18-13.