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Officers raided three properties on Gulson Road after suspecting drugs were being grown in the area Coventry Police have found hundreds of cannabis plants after raiding a home suspected of being an illegal drug farm. This morning (March 21) officers raided a property on Gulson Road after suspecting that theContinue Reading

Lego ‘to hire hundreds’ more in UK in digital drive

By Russell HottenBusiness reporter, BBC Newsimage copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionMr Christiansen’s favourite Lego is the build-what-you want box of bricks.Danish toy giant Lego plans to recruit hundreds of computer experts in the UK, Denmark and China to expand its digital games and online sales operation.In 2020, the company saw its fastest sales growth in five years,…Continue Reading

Myanmar: Hundreds mourn ‘Everything will be ok’ protester after worst day of violence

Hundreds in Myanmar turned out to mourn 19-year-old protester Ma Kyal Sin, also known as “Angel”, whose killing has become an iconic moment in protests after her photograph, in which she’s seen wearing a T-shirt with the phrase, “Everything will be OK”, went viral.Myanmar recorded at least 38 deaths during the lethal charge by soldiers…Continue Reading

Austin asks hundreds of Pentagon policy advisers to resign

Feb. 2 (UPI) — Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has called for the resignation of hundreds of volunteer advisers to the Pentagon appointed by former President Donald Trump in the final months of his presidency, as well as a review of the committees they serve on. The Pentagon announced the “zero-based review” of all of its…Continue Reading

Facebook has taken down hundreds of political accounts in Uganda days ahead of a tense election

Control over the internet has once again taken center stage as Uganda heads to the polls on Jan. 14. with technology giants including Facebook, Google, and Twitter sucked into the bitter fight.On Jan. 9 reports emerged that Facebook had disappeared hundreds of accounts associated with president Yoweri Museveni supporters in Uganda. Some of the accounts…Continue Reading

Hundreds evacuated as Indonesian volcano spews hot clouds

YOGYAKARTA, Indonesia — Indonesia’s Mount Merapi volcano spewed avalanches of hot clouds Thursday morning as hundreds more residents were evacuated from its fertile slopes.Authorities evacuated more than 500 people living on the mountain in Magelang district on Java Island. Thousands of people already have had to leave their homes and farmland because of the dangers…Continue Reading

Hundreds of Young Republicans, Trump Admin, GOP Officials Defy COVID Rules at Florida Gala

As Americans across the country cancel Christmas celebrations and rethink holiday plans, hundreds of young conservatives, many without masks, crammed into President Donald Trump’s South Florida resort to attend Turning Point USA’s Winter Gala.Despite the coronavirus pandemic, which has killed more than 300,000 Americans, the popular, pro-Trump group favored by conservative college students held the…Continue Reading

Two dead, hundreds flee floods in Philippine storm

People push a half-submerged tricycle through a flooded street in Agusan del Sur province in Mindanao At least two people were killed and hundreds forced to flee their inundated homes in the Philippines as torrential rain triggered flooding and landslides in the storm-battered archipelago, officials said Saturday. Huge waves smashed into a coastal village on…Continue Reading

Hundreds of kidnapped schoolboys released in Nigeria

Hundreds of Nigerian schoolboys abducted from their classrooms last week have been released. More than 340 boys have been freed, Aminu Bello Masari, governor of Katsina in northwest Nigeria, announced on state TV on Thursday.It comes after armed men last week stormed the Government Science Secondary School in Kankara, which has  more than 800 pupils. “At the…Continue Reading

Hundreds of thousands of chickens die in Florida barn fire

A large blaze overnight in Florida killed up to a quarter of a million chickens, according to local fire authorities.Three barns containing three groups of roughly 60,000-80,000 chickens burned down in the Dade City, Florida blaze, which was reported to authorities shortly after midnight Thursday.Shawn Whited, the Pasco County Fire and Rescue Division Chief of…Continue Reading