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 2019-05-27 04:56 

Sydney Morning Herald

Vietnam culls 1.7 million pigs as swine fever spreads...

The rainy season and subsequent flooding in the south-western region of the Mekong Delta has exacerbated the spread of the disease....

 2019-05-27 04:50 

Reuters Africa

Thai parties meet to discuss deal to keep coup leader as PM...

Two Thai political parties were meeting leaders of a pro-army party on Monday to discuss a possible deal to keep military junta chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha on as prime minister more than two months after a disputed election....

 2019-05-27 04:40 

Washington Post

Pakistan arrests 3 suspects in 2 raids on militant hideouts...

Pakistan's provincial counter-terrorism department says security forces have arrested three suspected militants in two separate raids in the country's east, foiling possible attacks...

 2019-05-27 04:36 

CNN International

NFL star J.J. Watt announces engagement to soccer player Kealia Ohai...

The Houston Texans defensive end announced the engagement on Twitter....

 2019-05-27 04:32 

Euronews

Watch live: Updates from the European elections 2019...

Watch Euronews for live updates on the European elections. We bring you new results and updates just one day after the EU elections....

 2019-05-27 04:28 

Sydney Morning Herald

Trump backs Abe playing intermediary in stand-off with Iran...

Japan, a close ally of the US, has also maintained ties with Iran. It has expressed support for the Iran deal that was rejected by the Trump administration....

 2019-05-27 04:23 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Adelaide teen hacked into Apple hoping the tech giant might offer him a job...

An Adelaide schoolboy, who hacked into Apple's secure computer system when he was just 13 years old, is spared a conviction and urged to use his "significant talent" for good instead of evil....

 2019-05-27 04:21 

Washington Post

Anthony Albanese set to become Australia's opposition leader...

Veteran Sydney lawmaker Anthony Albanese will become Australia's new opposition leader this week, after being made head of the Labor Party...

 2019-05-27 04:18 

Fox News

[ World ]

Anthony Albanese set to become Australia's opposition leader...

Veteran Sydney lawmaker Anthony Albanese will become Australia's new opposition leader this week, after being made head of the Labor Party on Monday....

 2019-05-27 04:14 

The Times of India

North Korea calls Bolton 'war monger' over missile comment...

North Korea on Monday called US National Security Adviser John Bolton a "war monger" after he called the North's tests of short-range missile a violation of UNSC resolutions. The statement came as President Trump continued his visit to Japan f...

 2019-05-27 04:12 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

The Daily Telegraph to use Rebel Wilson case in Rush appeal...

Lawyers for Sydney's The Daily Telegraph question a ruling in Rebel Wilson's high-profile defamation lawsuit against as they launch an appeal against Oscar-winner Geoffrey Rush's record $2.9 million payout....

 2019-05-27 04:12 

Washington Post

Nepal on high alert for general strike after explosions...

Security forces in Nepal are on high alert amid a general strike called by an outlawed communist group suspected in a series of explosions that killed four people and wounded seven more in the capital...

 2019-05-27 04:11 

Washington Post

Mexico auctions seized vehicles outside presidential mansion...

A branch of Mexico's Finance Ministry in charge of selling property seized from purported drug dealers and tax cheats auctioned off dozens of armored SUVs, muscle cars and even vintage VW Beetles outside the onetime official presidential residence...

 2019-05-27 04:11 

Fox News

[ World ]

Nepal on high alert for general strike after explosions...

Security forces in Nepal were on high alert Monday amid a general strike called by an outlawed communist group suspected in a series of explosions that killed four people and wounded seven more in the capital....

 2019-05-27 04:08 

Fox News

[ World ]

Mexico auctions seized vehicles outside presidential mansion...

Seventeen black, bulletproof Chevrolet Suburbans stretched in a neat, polished row outside the onetime official residence of Mexico's presidents....

 2019-05-27 04:07 

Al Jazeera

North Korea slams 'war monger' Bolton over missile tests comment...

Giving up tests means relinquishing right to self defence, Pyongyang says in response to US national security adviser....

 2019-05-27 04:03 

Fox News

[ World ]

AP Analysis: Pro-Bolsonaro demos in Brazil show gov't risks...

Not even five months into his four-year term, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is struggling so much to push forward with his agenda despite a big election victory that many of the far-right leader's staunchest supporters felt the need to get out in...

 2019-05-27 04:02 

Fox News

[ World ]

Europe at crossroads as far right makes big gains in vote...

The traditional centrist leaders of Europe have been assailed from the nationalist, anti-immigration far-right and the environmental activist left in polarized, continentwide elections that will force pro-European moderates into forging new alliances....

 2019-05-27 04:00 

China.org.cn

Brexit party leading in UK European elections...

The first local results announced Sunday night showed that the Brexit Party outperformed the ruling Conservative and opposition Labour parties in Britain in the European Parliament elections....

 2019-05-27 04:00 

China.org.cn

Indian PM-elect Modi receives phone call from Pakistani PM...

Indian Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi on Sunday received a telephone call from Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, with the latter congratulating him over the victory in the recently-held General Elections, according to an official statement issued b...

 2019-05-27 04:00 

China.org.cn

Comets play key role in bringing water to Earth billions of years ago: study...

Scientists proposed a new theory about the origin of oceans on Earth. They suggested that comets played a key role in delivering the life-enabling water to our planet billions of years ago....

 2019-05-27 04:00 

China.org.cn

China Int'l big data expo opens...

An international expo on big data opened Sunday in southwest China's Guizhou Province, focusing on the latest innovation of the technology and its applications....

 2019-05-27 03:58 

dpa

French far right beats Macron's centrists in close EU poll race...

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 2019-05-27 03:58 

dpa

Farage's Brexit party dominates on disastrous night for major parties...

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 2019-05-27 03:58 

dpa

Germany's Greens surge in EU polls as coalition slumps...

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 2019-05-27 03:58 

dpa

Japan’s new Emperor Naruhito welcomes Trump at Imperial Palace...

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 2019-05-27 03:53 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Trump Discusses Concerns About North Korea, Iran During State Visit To Japan...

President Donald Trump has discussed concerns about North Korea and Iran with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a state visit to Tokyo....

 2019-05-27 03:50 

Sydney Morning Herald

Dozens dead, many more missing as boat carrying teachers sinks in DR Congo lake...

Several hundred people were on board the boat when it was struck by bad weather....

 2019-05-27 03:49 

Sydney Morning Herald

Amazon countries denounce decision on Amazon domain...

Amazon Inc is close to having exclusive rights to the .amazon domain. Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia are not happy....

 2019-05-27 03:46 

Sydney Morning Herald

Uncertain future for Australian contracts with unsettled PNG...

Foreign minister Marise Payne said you would be "brave to predict" what would happen to offshore processing after PNG's prime minister quit....

 2019-05-27 03:38 

Washington Post

Sudan's leading opposition party rejects strike call...

A leading Sudanese opposition party says it is refusing a call by protest leaders for a 2-day general strike, in a sign of divisions within the pro-democracy movement that is challenging military rule in Sudan...

 2019-05-27 03:37 

CBC

Trump says he backs Japan's efforts to talk with Iran...

U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday that he would back the Japanese prime minister's efforts to open communications with Iran, citing Japan's good relations with the U.S. nemesis in the Middle East....

 2019-05-27 03:29 

Fox News

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Iraq offers to mediate between US, Iran amid ongoing tensions...

Iraq offered to mediate in the crisis between its two key allies, the United States and Iran, amid escalating Middle East tensions and as Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers steadily unravels....

 2019-05-27 03:26 

Reuters Africa

Taiwan and U.S. security officials hold rare meeting amid China tension...

Senior national security officials from the United States and Taiwan have met to deepen cooperation, the government in Taipei said, the first such meeting in four decades that came amid tense relations between the United States and China....

 2019-05-27 03:26 

Washington Post

North Korea calls Bolton 'war monger' over missile comment...

North Korea has called U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton a "war monger" and "defective human product" after he called a series of short-range missile tests by the North earlier this month as a violation of U.N. Security Council re...

 2019-05-27 03:24 

Fox News

[ World ]

North Korea calls Bolton 'war monger' over missile comment...

North Korea has called U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton a...

 2019-05-27 03:20 

Sydney Morning Herald

Thousands responded to a US Army tweet, but not in the way they expected...

"How has serving impacted you?" the Army asked....

 2019-05-27 03:20 

Deutsche Welle

EU elections: Wake-up call for centrists amid euroskepticism, climate inaction...

Europeans have mobilized to vote in numbers not seen for decades. Major parties have seen their power shrink, and with populists and Greens making gains alliances will be crucial. Bernd Riegert analyzes the results....

 2019-05-27 03:17 

Reuters Africa

North Korea calls U.S.'s Bolton 'war fanatic' over missile test comments - KCNA...

U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton is a "war fanatic" who was wrong to conclude that North Korea...

 2019-05-27 03:07 

Deutsche Welle

Brazil: Thousands of Jair Bolsonaro supporters take to the streets...

Thousands of Brazilians took to the streets in cities around the country to show their support for far-right President Jair Bolsonaro. The president has seen his popularity plummet since taking office in January....

 2019-05-27 03:06 

AP

Bolivian women fight gender-based violence through theater...

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — On stage, amid the hubbub of a Bolivian street market, women recount their stories of abuse at the hands of men.But the violence depicted in the play isn't just......

 2019-05-27 03:05 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Train vs car: Sydney's new Metro put to test...

Nathan Burke daily drive from his Kellyville Ridge home to work in North Sydney takes more than an hour — so is Sydney's new driverless train faster?...

 2019-05-27 03:04 

The Times of India

Determined to show world strong alliance with US: Abe...
 2019-05-27 03:02 

AP

Europe at crossroads as far right makes big gains in vote...

BRUSSELS (AP) — The traditional centrist leaders of Europe have been assailed from the nationalist, anti-immigration far-right and the environmental activist left in polarized, continentwide......

 2019-05-27 02:44 

AP

North Korea calls Bolton 'war monger' over missile comment...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Monday called U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton a "war monger" and "defective human product" after he called the North's recent tests of......

 2019-05-27 02:40 

Al Jazeera

Trump meets Japanese emperor as trade concerns dominate visit...

Abe woos Trump with pomp, ceremony and Japanese weekend amid differences over trade and approach to North Korea....

 2019-05-27 02:35 

The Times of India

Trump is first head of state to meet Japan's new emperor...
 2019-05-27 02:33 

Sky News

European elections: Greens and far-right gain ground...

Europe's traditional centre has been fragmented in the European Parliament elections as more voters turn to green, liberal and far-right parties....

 2019-05-27 02:32 

Washington Post

Iraq offers to mediate in crisis between its allies Iran, US...

Iraq offers to mediate in crisis between key allies, US and Iran, amid escalating Mideast tensions...

 2019-05-27 02:31 

Sydney Morning Herald

Syrian troops advance in Idlib province, attacks on hospitals reported...

The latest round of violence erupted late last month, wrecking a cease-fire brokered for the area by Russia and Turkey and raising fears of a wider government offensive....

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