Category Archives: Global News

Van Plows into Crowd of Pedestrians in London

A van rammed into a crowd of pedestrians in a Muslim section of London on Monday morning, killing one person and injuring 10 in what the mayor called, “a horrific terrorist attack.” The incident happened just as worshippers were leaving … Continue reading

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American College Student Held Captive by North Korea Was ‘Brutalized’

This past week, North Korea unexpectedly released American college student Otto Warmbier from prison. In March 2016, Warmbier was convicted of stealing a propaganda banner from a restricted area of his Pyongyang hotel after an associate of his asked him … Continue reading

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India’s Bankruptcy Code Has Drastically Improved

In May 2016, India passed a new bankruptcy law that makes it easier for failing businesses to recover from their losses. And, according to American private equity magnate Henry Kravis, the new law is “pretty darn good.” Kravis, who co-founded … Continue reading

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Malaysia Ranks 2nd in Southeast Asia and 26th Globally for Tourism

The World Economic Forum is a Swiss-based nonprofit organization that gathers information related to global finance. Each year, they publish the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index. This year’s report revealed that Malaysia is number two among nine Southeast Asian countries for tourism income, losing out … Continue reading

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An Up-Close Look at Norway’s All Female Elite Special Forces Unit

It’s called “The Hunter Troop” or “The Jegertroppen” as it’s known in Norwegian. It was established in 2014 and is the world’s first all female special forces unit. The women who serve in this unit march for miles carrying gear … Continue reading

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