17.7 C
Jerusalem
Thursday, December 12, 2019
Home Tags Far East

Tag: Far East

North Korean senior citizens being encouraged to commit suicide

Many North Korean senior citizens are being encouraged by their younger family members to kill themselves, according to the American news agency United Press...

Air pollution presents serious danger to children, UNICEF says

A special study conducted by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) shows that hundreds of thousands of children die a year from diseases caused...

‘Palestinian Territories,’ not ‘Israel,’ featured on in-flight navigation map aboard Chinese plane

A passenger aboard a Hainan Airlines flight to Israel noticed that the word “Israel” was not featured on the in-flight navigation map. However, the...

Japanese start-up to create man-made falling stars on-demand

A Japanese start-up is developing the technology to create man-made falling stars on-demand. “Imagine a future where you can use our meteors for international...

26 Asian ship crew members released after nearly 5 years of captivity

Over 20 Asian hostages who were taken nearly five years ago by Somali pirates have finally been released.

A touching gesture: Elephant saves a man from drowning

Kham Lha, a young Thai elephant, was concerned when she saw her good friend Derrick Thompson “drowning” in the river. She rushed into the...

King of Thailand passes away at the age of 88

At the age of 88, King Rama IX passed away today. In light of his passing, many fear that Thailand might become unstable.jwplayer("jwplayer").setup({ ...

Watch: The emotional rescue of 3 elephants

3 elephants, 2 adults and a cub, were stuck in a 5-meter deep reservoir in China. For 10 days, the reservoir was surrounded by...