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Koalas could be endangered due to bushfires: Minister

Canberra, Policenama Online - Australian Minister of Environment Sussan Ley on Monday warned that koalas could be listed as an endangered species as a result of the devastating bushfires that have killed thousands of the animal.Ley and…

Pakistani driver turns savior for Indian girl in Dubai

Dubai, Policenama Online - A Pakistani taxi driver in Dubai turned a saviour for an Indian girl by returning her lost wallet that had her UK student visa just three days before she was to return after a winter break, a media report said.…

Joaquin Phoenix arrested at climate change protest

Washington, Policenama Online - Golden Globe winner Joaquin Phoenix of the "Joker" fame was arrested, along with other climate change protestors.The Hollywood star was arrested on Friday, reports variety.com.Jane Fonda's last Fire Drill…

Ukrainian plane brought down due to human error: Iran

Tehran, Policenama Online -  A Ukrainian passenger plane which crashed outside Tehran earlier this week had flown close to a sensitive military site and was brought down due to human error, a top Iranian armed forces official said on…

Indian expat in UAE duped in Canada job scam

Abu Dhabi, Policenama Online - An Abu-Dhabi based Indian expat lost over 44,000 dirhams ($11,978) to scammers, who he thought were providing legitimate help for him to secure a job in Canada, it was reported.The fraud was carried out using…

Nepal deports 122 Chinese detainees

Kathmandu, Policenama Online -  The Nepal government has deported 122 Chinese nationals, who were arrested on suspicion of engaging in "cyber and financial" crime, as authorities in the Himalayan nation could not gather enough evidence to…