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Liberal Party's civil war isn't over — it's part of a global battle...
For a few days Australians seriously reckoned with the idea of Peter Dutton as prime minister. Opinion polls show he may not be popular with the public, but that does not mean the issues he champions are not resonating, writes Stan Grant.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-24 23:11 UTC
US official says Ukraine making progress towards joining NATO...
John Bolton joined independence day celebrations in Kiev.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-24 18:13 UTC
Pro-Democracy Party Slams Communist Party 'Brainwashing' in Hong Kong Textbooks...
Politicians say the wording of history sections in school textbooks is being slowly altered to suit Beijing's version of events.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-24 18:13 UTC
Trump cancels Pompeo trip to North Korea, cites lack of 'sufficient progress' on denuclearization...
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The Secretary of State was scheduled to travel to Pyongyang to continue talks over the country's nuclear program.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-24 18:08 UTC
Hundreds evacuated as forest fire sends smoke over Berlin...
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Hundreds of people were evacuated from their homes as around 600 firefighters battled a blaze in a forest strewn with unexploded ammunition south of Berlin on Friday and a pall of acrid smoke hung over the city.
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-24 09:43 UTC
Have 'solid evidence' against Kulbhushan, hopeful to win case: Pakistan...
Pakistan has solid evidence against Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav and is hopeful of winning the case against him at ICJ, the country's new Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said yesterday. Jadhav, 47, was sentenced to death by a Pakistani Military Court on spying charges in April 2017.
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-24 09:38 UTC
US: Fertility-doctor impregnates women with own sperm for unknown reasons...
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On Thursday, a fertility doctor in Indiana had his license suspended for impregnating dozens of women with his own sperm. In addition to this, the 7-member Indiana Medical Licensing Board barred Dr Donald Cline, who retired from practice in 2009, from ever applying for the license's reinstatement.
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-24 07:18 UTC
Why Australia Can't Keep a Prime Minister in Power...
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With the incumbent Malcolm Turnbull promising Thursday to hold the second party meeting in five days to decide on his stewardship, the country may soon be looking at its sixth leader in little more than eight years.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-24 00:37 UTC
'Ring of Fire' hit with 70 earthquakes in just 48 hours...
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Fears are mounting the catastrophic "Big One" earthquake could rip through California killing thousands after 70 quakes rocked the deadly Ring of Fire in just 48 hours. A cluster of 16 "significant" quakes above magnitude 4.5 hit yesterday
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-22 23:49 UTC
U.S. general sees progress in Afghanistan despite mounting Taliban attacks...
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Even after a string of deadly Taliban attacks in Afghanistan in recent months, the outgoing commander of U.S. and international forces there insisted on Wednesday that President Donald Trump's strategy of an open-ended deployment was making progress.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-22 19:19 UTC
Vietnamese court sentences US citizens to 14 years in jail...
A court in Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City sentenced two Americans of Vietnamese descent to 14 years in jail on Wednesday after finding them guilty of attempting to overthrow the government, state media reported.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-22 15:53 UTC
Taiwan loses diplomatic recognition from yet another country amid U.S.-China tensions...
China and the U.S. are sparring over El Salvador's decision to drop Taiwan in favour of diplomatic relations with Beijing, with a Chinese spokesperson accusing Washington of trying to deter other nations from making a similar switch.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-22 15:53 UTC
Putin says latest US sanctions senseless...
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President Vladimir Putin has said that economic sanctions imposed against his country by the U.S. are senseless, voicing hope that Washington will eventually agree to a constructive dialogue.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-22 15:31 UTC
New U.S. Sanctions Target Russia for Defying Rules on North Korea...
The administration's targets include ships that were transferring oil to North Korean vessels, which imported the oil despite international sanctions.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-21 15:50 UTC
Man Considered Most Dangerous Terrorist In The World After Bin Laden Killed In US Drone Strike In Yemen...
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U.S. officials confirmed that the man considered the most dangerous terrorist in the world after Osama bin Laden was killed in a U.S. drone strike in Yemen.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-21 15:33 UTC
Pope calls for solidarity and penance in Letter on abuse crisis...
Pope Francis has writtten a letter to the whole People of God addressing the ongoing crisis of sexual abuse in the Church.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-20 17:07 UTC
Pope Francis: Letter to the People of God...
Pope Francis has responded to new reports of clerical sexual abuse and the ecclesial cover-up of abuse. In an impassioned letter addressed to the whole People of God, he calls on the Church to be close to victims in solidarity, and to join in acts of prayer and fasting in penance for such
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-20 17:05 UTC
Tourist survives 10 hours in water after cruise ship fall...
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Shortly before midnight a woman fell from the Norwegian Star cruise liner into Croatian waters. But she managed to survive until rescuers found her the next morning, 10 hours later.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-20 04:32 UTC
Hundreds of South Koreans travel to border ahead of reuniting with relatives in North Korea...
Most of those taking part are elderly people eager to see family once more before they die -- some of whom were driven apart by the Korean War
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-20 04:30 UTC
Is Britain Backing South Africa's Land Confiscations From White Farmers?...
Update : In a truly stunning report , Theresa May's government appears to be backing the Soviet-style policy of "land expropriation without compensation" aimed at dispossessing South Africa's white farmers. Breitbart London has seen a lett
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-19 22:30 UTC
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