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Palestinians risk losing Jerusalem ID over Israel loyalty law

Ramallah, Occupied West Bank – “Exile is like death,” Ahmad Attoun, a member of the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC), told ...

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Iran seeks guarantees as nuclear deal signatories meet

The remaining signatories of a multinational nuclear deal with Iran have met for the first time in a bid to save the ...

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New US sanctions target aircraft used by Iran’s Rouhani

The United States has imposed new sanctions against an airline company, which routinely transports Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. In a ...

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Deadly cyclone blows into Oman

Cyclone Mekunu has hit southern Oman with high winds and rain, killing a 12-year-old girl and leaving three other people ...

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Suspected bomb threat forces evacuation of five subway stations in Kiev

Ukrainian security forces inspected five subway stations in Kiev after they received a warning call about an alleged bomb threat ...

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Ethiopia pardons opposition leader on death row

Ethiopia has pardoned an opposition leader with British citizenship who had been sentenced to death. Andargachew Tsige was found guilty ...

staff May 26, 2018

Pakistan announces date for general elections

Pakistan will hold general elections for July 25, a presidential spokesman has said. President Mamnoon Hussain approved the date on ...

staff May 26, 2018

Salah vs Ronaldo – Titans set for Champions League final

Fans are gathering in the Ukrainian capital Kiev for the biggest event in the footballing calendar – the European Champions ...

staff May 26, 2018

US lawmakers call Pentagon to probe torture allegations in Yemen

The House of Representatives in the United States has voted to require the country’s defense secretary to probe whether US troops resorted ...

staff May 26, 2018

Palestinians risk losing Jerusalem ID over Israel loyalty law

Ramallah, Occupied West Bank – “Exile is like death,” Ahmad Attoun, a member of the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC), told ...

AUSTRALIA & NZ

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Tourist accidentally plunges to death in Western Australia

A young tourist has fallen at least 40 meters onto rocks after falling from a popular attraction trying to take ...

Seven people found dead in Western Australia

Seven people have been found dead at a rural property near Margaret River in Western Australia (WA), police say. The ...

staffMay 11, 2018

Paedophile-hunting policeman wins payout 46 years on

Former Australian detective Denis Ryan was driven out of the police force in 1972 when he tried to bring a ...

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ASIA

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Pakistan announces date for general elections

Pakistan will hold general elections for July 25, a presidential spokesman has said. President Mamnoon Hussain approved the date on ...

Korean leaders meet in surprise summit

The leaders of North and South Korea have met in the demilitarised border area between the two countries. The meeting ...

staffMay 26, 2018

State hackers targets Afghan diplomats

Afghan diplomats in Pakistan have been warned they are believed to be victims of “government-backed” digital attacks trying to steal ...

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AFRICA

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Ethiopia pardons opposition leader on death row

Ethiopia has pardoned an opposition leader with British citizenship who had been sentenced to death. Andargachew Tsige was found guilty ...

US lawmakers call Pentagon to probe torture allegations in Yemen

The House of Representatives in the United States has voted to require the country’s defense secretary to probe whether US troops resorted ...

staffMay 26, 2018

Fifty dead after boat capsizes in DRC river

At least 50 people have died in a boat accident in the northwestern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo ...

staffMay 26, 2018

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Technology

Brain-Computer Interface Helps Tetraplegics

Brain-computer interfaces (BCIs) are seen as a potential means by which severely physically impaired individuals can regain control of their ...

staffMay 12, 2018

3-D print electronics and cells printed directly on skin

In a groundbreaking new study, researchers at the University of Minnesota used a customized, low-cost 3D printer to print electronics ...

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Business

Jury recommends $25M in Johnson & Johnson cancer lawsuit

LOS ANGELES — A California jury delivered a $25.7 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson in a lawsuit brought by ...

staffMay 26, 2018

Venezuela seizes Kellogg cereal factory

Authorities in Venezuela have seized a plant owned by the American cereal manufacturer Kellogg. It comes after the firm announced ...

staffMay 16, 2018

Rolls-Royce takes high road with new SUV

Rolls-Royce has become the latest luxury car maker to launch an SUV. Chief executive Torsten Müller-Ötvös said the new Cullinan, ...

staffMay 12, 2018
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SCIENCE

AI a new weapon in cancer fight

The diagnosis of cancer and other diseases in the UK can be transformed by using artificial intelligence, Theresa May is ...

staffMay 21, 2018

Eye, Hair and Skin Color Predicted from DNA

An international team, led by scientists from the School of Science at IUPUI and Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam ...

staffMay 14, 2018
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Food

Folded Ham and Cheddar Omelette recipe

This simple folded omelet filled with ham and cheese is a satisfying and super-easy breakfast option — it’s ready to ...

staffMay 12, 2018

Banana Cream Pie Lush

This lush is bananas! Sugar cookie crust gets topped with a sweet vanilla creamy layer, sliced bananas, pudding and whipped ...

staffApril 29, 2018

Mexican Lasagna recipe

Let your lasagna go Mexican by layering ground beef and sausage with corn tortillas, tomatoes, chili, sauce, and cheese. It’s ...

staffApril 27, 2018
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HEALTH

Do electronic cigarettes help people quit?

It’s a big question for smokers and policymakers alike: Do electronic cigarettes help people quit? In a large study of ...

staffMay 26, 2018

YouTube stars persuade kids to eat more

Social media stars might be encouraging children to eat more unhealthy snacks, a new study suggests. It found children who ...

staffMay 26, 2018
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Sport

Salah vs Ronaldo – Titans set for Champions League final

Fans are gathering in the Ukrainian capital Kiev for the biggest event in the footballing calendar – the European Champions ...

staffMay 26, 2018

Outcry as UAE, Bahrain send cycling teams to race in Israel

The Palestinian Olympic Committee (POC) has blasted Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for sending two cycling teams to participate ...

staffMay 7, 2018

Salah voted England’s Footballer of the Year

MANCHESTER, England – Liverpool’s Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah has been voted Player of the Year by the Football Writers’ Association ...

staffMay 1, 2018
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Oh Deer! These Two Friends are Too Cute

Oh Deer! These Two Friends are Too Cute

Four-month-old roe deer Daisy has no idea she’s not a dog!