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staffDecember 6, 2017

US Jerusalem recognition kiss of death

An expected announcement by President Donald Trump that the US will become the first state to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s ...

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staffDecember 4, 2017

Jordan urges US not to recognise Jerusalem as Israel capital

Jordan’s foreign minister has warned the US of “dangerous consequences” if it recognises Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Ayman ...

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staffDecember 2, 2017

Israel targets Syrian military base – Syrian state TV

Israel launched surface-to-surface missiles at a military installation outside the Syrian capital Damascus overnight, Syrian state TV reports. The attack ...

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staffDecember 1, 2017

Lebanese MP Bahiya Hariri meets Canadian Ambassador

Member of Parliament, Bahiya Hariri, met on Friday with newly appointed Canadian Ambassador to Lebanon, Emmanuelle Lamoureux, who paid her ...

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Putin to run again for Russia president

Russia’s Vladimir Putin has said he will seek another term as president in next year’s election. He made the announcement ...

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staff December 8, 2017

Millions stolen in Bitcoin heist

“Highly professional” hackers made off with around 4,700 Bitcoin from a leading mining service, a Bitcoin exchange has said. The ...

staff December 8, 2017

Residents flee as California fires spread

Nearly 200,000 residents have been evacuated from their homes in California as firefighters battle several raging wildfires. Governor Jerry Brown ...

staff December 8, 2017

Samurai sword murders at Tokyo shrine

An attack believed to have been sparked by a succession feud has left three people dead at a well-known Shinto ...

staff December 6, 2017

Putin to run again for Russia president

Russia’s Vladimir Putin has said he will seek another term as president in next year’s election. He made the announcement ...

staff December 6, 2017

Egyptian mummy’s secrets revealed at hi-tech laboratory

Scientists at a leading laboratory in the United States are using a cutting-edge form of X-ray to scan inside an ...

AUSTRALIA & NZ

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staffDecember 4, 2017

Kwaussie – Dual citizen saga behind Australia’s word of 2017

The term “kwaussie” – a hybrid of Kiwi and Aussie – has been named Australia’s word of the year. The ...

Tesla mega-battery in Australia activated

The world’s largest lithium ion battery has begun dispensing power into an electricity grid in South Australia. The 100-megawatt battery, ...

staffDecember 1, 2017

7.0 quake off New Caledonia sparks tsunami alert

A powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the eastern coast of New Caledonia on Monday, triggering a brief tsunami warning and ...

staffNovember 20, 2017

ASIA

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staffDecember 8, 2017

Samurai sword murders at Tokyo shrine

An attack believed to have been sparked by a succession feud has left three people dead at a well-known Shinto ...

Attackers storm Pakistan college

Several people are reported to be injured after gunmen stormed a college in the Pakistani city of Peshawar. At least ...

staffDecember 1, 2017

Pakistan minister resigns after violent Islamist protests

Pakistan’s law minister Zahid Hamid has resigned, state media reported Monday, meeting a key demand of Islamist protesters who have ...

staffNovember 27, 2017

AFRICA

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staffDecember 4, 2017

Nelson Mandela funeral: ‘Millions misspent’

South Africa’s corruption watchdog has found officials misused millions of dollars during Nelson Mandela’s funeral four years ago. According to ...

Yemen’s former leader Ali Abdullah Saleh killed in attack

Yemen’s ex-President Ali Abdullah Saleh has been killed in fighting with his former allies, reports say. Media controlled by the ...

staffDecember 4, 2017

Yemen ex-President Saleh offers talks to Saudi-led coalition

The former president of Yemen has suggested that he is open to talking to the Saudi-led coalition that his forces ...

staffDecember 2, 2017

Entertainment

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Technology

Millions stolen in Bitcoin heist

“Highly professional” hackers made off with around 4,700 Bitcoin from a leading mining service, a Bitcoin exchange has said. The ...

staffDecember 8, 2017

Apple rushes to fix major password bug

Apple has said it is working to fix a serious bug within its Mac operating system. The flaw in MacOS ...

staffNovember 28, 2017
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Business

US moves to block AT&T’s takeover of Time Warner

The US Department of Justice has filed a lawsuit to block telecoms giant AT&T’s acquisition of Time Warner, the owner ...

staffNovember 21, 2017

Meet the world’s youngest self-made billionaire

John Collison does not seem entirely comfortable with his somewhat impressive claim to fame – he is the world’s youngest ...

staffNovember 20, 2017

BMW recalls 1.4M vehicles over fire risk

German automaker BMW announced Friday it is recalling 1.4 million vehicles in North America over fire risks. The company issued ...

staffNovember 4, 2017
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SCIENCE

Egyptian mummy’s secrets revealed at hi-tech laboratory

Scientists at a leading laboratory in the United States are using a cutting-edge form of X-ray to scan inside an ...

staffDecember 6, 2017

‘Santa’s bone’ proved to be correct age

A fragment of bone claimed to be from St Nicholas – the 4th-Century saintly inspiration for Father Christmas – has ...

staffDecember 6, 2017
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HEALTH

Babies’ brains damaged by pollution

Seventeen million babies under the age of one are breathing toxic air, putting their brain development at risk, the UN ...

staffDecember 6, 2017

Switching to whole grain pasta may reduce weight, risk for type 2 diabetes

Put down that forkful of perfectly twirled white spaghetti, and grab a plate of whole grain pasta instead. You’ll feel ...

staffNovember 12, 2017
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Sport

IOC bans Russia from 2018 Olympics over doping

The International Olympic Committee on Tuesday banned the entire Russian Olympic team from the 2018 Winter Games in South Korea, ...

staffDecember 6, 2017

Australia beat England to win Rugby League World Cup

Australia edged out England in a tight and nervy Rugby League World Cup final to retain the trophy at Suncorp ...

staffDecember 2, 2017

Ex-Wimbledon champion Novotna dies at 49

Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna has died at the age of 49. The Women’s Tennis Association said Novotna, who had ...

staffNovember 20, 2017
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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!