• News Desk

SUN SUNI KHABAR FEBRUARY 7, 2016


LAPTOP BELIEVED TO HAVE CONTAINED BOMB, CAUSING AN EXPLOSION

Somali intelligence officials reportedly say that two airport employees handled a laptop believed to have a bomb that later exploded Daallo Airlines Flight 3159. This information was discovered through airport security cameras. In the video two employees hand a laptop over to Abdullahi Abdisalam Borleh. He soon after boarded the plane where the bomb was set off. If the plane had reached cruising altitude with a pressurised cabin, the explosion would have been catastrophic. Since it was set off in low altitude Borleh was the only casualty.

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http://www.cnn.com/2016/02/07/africa/somalia-airplane-explosion-video/index.html

TWO DEAD ,SIX INJURED IN BOBSLEDDING ACCIDENT

A group of eight teenage boys entered the Canada Olympic Park in Calgary, Alberta premisis after hours as they attempted to go down the bobsled track. "Part way down, the group hit a large gate used to separate the bobsled and luge tracks," police said in a statement. Two twin brothers, Jordan and Evan Caldwell, died in the crash. The six others were transported to the hospital with injuries ranging in seriousness.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/bobsled-accident-fatalities-worked-cop-1.3437779

U.N. SECURITY COUNCIL DISAPPROVES NORTH KOREA'S SATELLITE

North Korea launched a satellite into space, prompting an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council. Though North Korea said the launch is for peaceful purposes, it is being viewed as a test for a ballistic missile. The Kwangmyongsong carrier rocket blasted off from the Sohae launch facility at 7:30 p.m. Saturday ET, entering orbit 9 minutes and 46 seconds after liftoff.

For more on the story log on to

http://www.cnn.com/2016/02/07/asia/north-korea-rocket-launch-window/index.html

STARBUCKS IN SAUDI ARABIA REFUSING TO SERVE WOMEN

In a Starbucks in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, there is a sign that reads, "PLEASE NO ENTRY FOR LADIES ONLY SEND YOUR DRIVER TO ORDER THANK YOU." This was first noticed when someone by the name of "Manar N" tweeted,"#Starbucks store in Riyadh refused 2 serve me just because I'm a WOMAN & asked me 2 send a man instead." Starbucks issued a statement saying that they "adhere to the local customs of Saudi Arabia by providing separate entrances

For more on the story log on to

http://www.cnn.com/2016/02/07/world/saudi-starbucks-women-ban-feat/index.html


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