World International News Group
World International News Group

World International News Group

The World International News Group is an independent Vancouver-based news agency that believes news should be accurate, honest, and unbiased.


Saudi Coalition Fighter Jet Crashes in Yemen:

15 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments AverageVancouverite

A Tornado fighter jet belonging to the Saudi-led coalition crashed in the province of al-Jawf, Yemen. While the Saudi coalition provided little details about the incident, a spokesperson confirmed that the jet had "fallen" while carrying out a suppor...

Mexican President to Hold Raffle to Cover Cost of Predecessor's Aircraft

13 Feb 2020 1 minute read 1 comment AverageVancouverite

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador confirmed that he will hold a raffle to cover the cost of his predecessor's Boeing 787 Dreamliner and raise funds for state-run hospitals. In 2012, a specially-outfitted Dreamliner was purchased at the st...

2019-nCoV Officially Named "Covid-2019"

13 Feb 2020 1 minute read 1 comment AverageVancouverite

World Health Organization Chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus announced in Geneva, Switzerland, that the official name of the 2019-nCoV (Also known as the Novel Coronavirus or informally known as the Wuhan Coronavirus) will be "Covid-2019". The WHO chie...

Sydney Hit by Heaviest Rain in 30 Years

13 Feb 2020 1 minute read 1 comment AverageVancouverite

With 391.6mm of rain falling in 4 days, the Australian city of Sydney has been hit by some of the heaviest rains in about 30 years. While the files extinguished two of the largest and most threatening bushfires that have desecrated parts of New South...

Egypt's Population Exceeds 100 Million

13 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments AverageVancouverite

Egypt's official statistics agency reported that at about 5,000 births a day, the population of the nation has officially reached 100 million, a massive increase from 57 million in 1990. This is a 7 million increase since the publication of the lates...

Australia Identifies 113 Animal Species Requiring "Urgent Help" Following Wildfires

13 Feb 2020 1 minute read 1 comment AverageVancouverite

Australia identified 113 species of animals that require "urgent help" after recent wildfires destroyed large numbers of their population and significant amounts of their habitats. While the Australian government reports that there appeared to be no...