World News Headlins Aug. 8th


    World News Headlines 🌎

    • Jamaica’s utility rates could increase by as much as 3.2 percent next year if the Jamaica Public Service’s request gets approved.

    • US immigration officials have arrested almost 700 people after a series of raids in the state of Mississippi.

    • The UN says the restrictions imposed on Indian-administered Kashmir are deeply concerning and will exacerbate human rights.

    • Hollywood actor Danny Trejo has been hailed as a real-life hero for helping to rescue a baby trapped in an overturned car.

    • Japan is resuming efforts to disperse a build-up of contaminated water at the Fukushima nuclear plant.

    • UN experts say Switching to a plant-based diet can help fight climate change.