A region on edge: Why this is a dangerous moment for Israel and West Bank | World News

Israeli forces stand guard near the scene of the shooting

Make no mistake, this is a very dangerous moment for Israel and the West Bank. The attack outside a synagogue in East Jerusalem, which killed seven civilians and injured many more, comes after weeks of increasing violence in the West Bank, in which 30 Palestinians have been killed. Just hours after the synagogue shooting, Israeli … Read more

Collisions on city streets, Highway 401 spike in Kingston, Ont. region during winter storm – Kingston

Most area residents started Thursday by digging their vehicles out following a snowstorm that blew through the region Wednesday evening and into Thursday morning. Snowplows were out in full force, but that didn’t stop the winter storm from wreaking havoc on the roads. According to Kingston Police, since the snow started falling Wednesday afternoon, 15 … Read more

Schools remain open in Waterloo Region, Guelph but buses cancelled

Students in Waterloo Region and Guelph are sure to be disappointed when they wake up as buses have been cancelled but schools will remain open. The roads have been deemed unsafe for buses to drive on but are still safe enough for parents and teachers to traverse. “As always, families may choose to keep their … Read more

Magnitude 5.7 earthquake strikes western Sichuan, China region

A 5.7 magnitude earthquake hits China

An earthquake of magnitude 5.7 struck western Sichuan, China region, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported on Thursday. The quake was at a depth of 60 kilometers (37.28 miles), the EMSC said. This story has been published from a wire agency feed without modifications to the text. Only the headline has been changed. Catch … Read more

Fog alert! 17 trains running late in northern region today

17 trains running late in northern region due to fog. (PTI)

A total of 17 passenger trains were running late in the northern parts of the country due to low visibility and fog, said railway officials on Wednesday. They said that some trains are one hours late, while are delayed by two or three hours.  Trains delayed by an hours include Mysuru- MGR Chennai Central Superfast … Read more

IAF to carry out mega air exercise in NE region amid fresh tensions with China in Arunachal

Mighty Rafale jet of Indian Air Force. (HT_PRINT)

As tensions between India and China along the Line of Actual Control in Arunachal Pradesh have recently risen, the Indian Air Force (IAF) will conduct a massive exercise covering the Northeastern region early next month to assess its combat readiness. According to people familiar with the situation, the IAF’s front-line fighter jets, including the Rafale … Read more

Police investigate graffiti painted on York Region mall – Toronto

Police in York Region are investigating after anti-Asian graffiti was discovered at Markville Mall in Markham, Ont. York Regional Police said mall security contacted them on Saturday to report red and white graffiti on the property. Stephen Lew, a local resident who spotted the graffiti and shared it on social media, said the paint contained … Read more

Police in York Region seek suspect wanted in connection with alleged grandparent scam – Toronto

Police are seeking to identify a man wanted in connection with a grandparent scam investigation in the York Region. York Regional Police said the force has seen an “increase in fraud schemes” targeting elderly and “vulnerable citizens” in the region. Officers said since the beginning of 2023, five incidents have been reported allegedly involving a … Read more