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Queensland braces for 'monster' Cyclone Debbie, huge winds slam Hamilton Island

This zone is just to the northwest of Mackay (population 120,000), a popular tourist destination, and southeast of Townsville (population 171,000). SES dire...


London attack: Women form human chain to condemn Westminster terror attack

Khalid Masood was active on the encryption messaging service WhatsApp two minutes before he started his attack Wednesday on Westminster Bridge, but no evidence...


Syria threatens to fire scud missiles on Israel

Israeli airstrikes were reported overnight Tuesday in the Mount Qasioun region near the Syrian capital of Damascus, according to Syrian opposition media. The Sy...


At least 18 injured in escalator accident in Hong Kong mall

Escalator chain reactions can happen when one person stumbles and falls, or when people use a non-working escalator as a staircase and it suddenly starts movin...


Man charged in connection to targeted shootings around BC

Drivers told police their trucks were in motion when shots were fired at the vehicles' radiator and windows. RCMP subsequently issued images and a description...


Iran's Rouhani signals expansion in energy cooperation with Russia

The two will discuss various topics such as the war in Syria and the cooperation between the two countries in the energy sector. Rouhani's visit to Moscow is...


Australia braces for Cyclone Debbie impact: What travellers need to know

Debbie is now expected to make landfall on the mainland from midday on Tuesday, hours later than originally expected, but the storm's ferocity is already being ...


American Horror Story Stars Tease Which Characters Might Return for Crossover Season

But it wasn't confirmed if they will be returning to AHS with Paulson and show regular Evan Peters. Kathy Bates just created a firestorm of speculation up...


Supreme Court Says Aadhaar Not Mandatory For Social Schemes

Aadhaar cards will also be needed for filing tax returns. Additionally according to the Hindustan Times, every PAN card also has to be linked to an Aadhaar n...


North Korea's Latest Missile Failure Won't Stop Kim Jong to Strike US

The recent assassination of Kim Jong Nam, the older half-brother of Kim Jong Un, was indirectly referred to as an example of North Korea human rights violations...


Led strike caused civilian deaths in Mosul, Iraqi official says

It did not give figures for any casualties or details on targets. Senator Payne said Islamic State extremists were using innocent people as human shields and ...


Schiff: Nunes Has Left Intel Committee 'In The Dark' On Trump Claims

What are the odds, however, that the Republicans who control the House and Senate would pass a bill to create such a panel, and that President Trump himself wou...


Terrifying footage shows Cyclone Debbie from outer space

Cyclone Debbie has been forming off the coast of Queensland state in recent days, the official Bureau of Meteorology said on Sunday, with its " very destr...


Antonio Banderas Reveals He Suffered Heart Attack

It's been a tough year for actor Antonio Banderas . He confirmed he underwent a procedure to put three stents in his arteries, saying that "it hasn't been ...


Avalanche leaves 6 students unconscious in Japan

The students and teachers started climbing at around 7:30 a.m. local time on Monday. Rescue efforts are now underway to determine the extent of injuries and...


Westminster attacker 'drove up to 76mph' before attack

The Metropolitan Police said the 30-year-old was held on Sunday on suspicion of preparing terrorist acts. The gathering was organised by Women's March On L...


OPEC to Look at Extending Oil Production Cuts

An initial draft statement by the committee said it "recommends [a] six-month extension" to the production curbs, which were meant to try to eat into the gl...


Denver weather forecast for today, March 27: Mostly sunny, then rain

Another upper-level disturbance will be tracking north of the state on Monday and this will bring an increasing chance for rain and storms later in the day ...


Trump blames everyone but himself for failure of GOP healthcare legislation

Winning was easy. Governing's harder. What Ryan failed to appreciate is that his mad dash to draft a replacement would end up alienating Freedom Caucus member...


Saudi Arabia Slashes Tax on State Owned Oil Giant Ahead of IPO

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia on Monday cut taxes on oil companies in a major move that could attract investments in its energy giant Aramco, expected to be offered to ...


S. Korean prosecutors to seek arrest warrant for Park

She has denied the allegations against her. The quick decision to seek to arrest her is appropriate, considering the possible effect of her detention on the p...


South Korea: Prosecutors Seek Arrest Warrant For Ex-President

Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye's removal from office may not mean she will be spending the rest of her days quietly at her private residence in sou...


Scholar Banned From Leaving China Studied Crackdown on Rights Lawyers: Colleague

A DFAT spokesperson said the department was aware that the professor, who is an Australian permanent resident, had been prevented from leaving the country. "The...


Sombre service held at Westminster Cathedral in memory of London attack victims

A British native, Masood had just returned from living in Saudi Arabia and is believed to have met the men when they started preparing for their attack at a loc...


Ved Prakash accuses AAP govt of not acting against graft

BJP national president Amit Shah had started the party's mega campaigning for the civic elections yesterday and termed them "the foundation laying" elections fo...


McCain Says Democratic Help May Be Needed to Repair Health Care

Yet instead of living by Reagan's rule, Republicans are hung up on the Hastert Rule, named for Dennis Hastert, the former - and now disgraced - House speaker: O...


Canada's Government Said to be Looking to Legalize Marijuana by 2018

The government of Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will introduce legislation to legalize and regulate marijuana, possibly on April 20th, with the goal of...


Woman arrested trying to scale White House fence for second time

Wahl was released after she was charged on a misdemeanor count of unlawful entry in Washington, D.C. Superior Court, according to the network. Earlier this mo...


Early goal helps Northern Ireland to comfortable win

Conor Washington scored the other goal in the 33rd minute as Northern Ireland moved up to 10 points in Group C, second behind Germany and ahead of the Czech R...


'It would be immoral for Mexicans to help build United States border wall'

President Trump is committed to building a 1,900-mile wall along the U.S. border with Mexico after campaigning vociferously on the pledge in the run-up to th...


Trump notches his 13th golf course visit

White House officials didn't immediately confirm whether Trump played golf during his visit until images of him in golf clothes and a golf cart surfaced. ...


Deadline passes in talks to restore power-sharing

The crisis began in January when Sinn Fein pulled out of the province's government citing the "deep-seated arrogance" of power-sharing partner the Democratic Un...


Relatives of U.S. victims of London attack cope with pain and loss

Police are still looking into media reports that Masood might have sent a message on the instant messaging app Whatsapp before launching his attack, as such beh...


Shiv Sena seeks action against airlines, minister cites DGCA norms

AirAsia and Vistara, which are not with FIA, joined them. Meanwhile, Gaikwad's constituency observed a bandh to protest his "humiliation". While media was a...


Fencing of Pak-Afghan border is unacceptable: Afghanistan

German broadcaster has said that the already tense Pak-Afghan relations will get more strained by the installation of fence. Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar...