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Is it IS, ISIS or ISIL, and what's a Daesh?

UK Prime Minister David Cameron has told the House of Commons, at the beginning of the vote on whether to extend UK bombing to Syria, that Britons should cease ...


Oscar Pistorius to appeal to South Africa's highest court

South African Olympic and Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius reacts in the dock during his bail hearing proceedings at the Gauteng Division of the High Cour...


Indian southern city of Chennai faces worst rains in 100 years

Adding to the worry of the citizens and administration, the weatherman has forecast rainfall over the next three days with the next 48 being very critical under...


Australia becoming dumping ground for nuclear waste

Greenpeace activists protest as a ship transporting reprocessed nuclear waste arrives at Port Kembla. "It is in line with global best practices that the count...


London underground stabbing treated as 'terrorist incident', knifeman screams "this is for Syria"

London police said one man sustained serious knife injuries in the east London attack, but they were not thought to be life threatening, while two others sus...


Donald Trump is now the undisputed Republican front-runner once again

Ben Carson, in a virtual tie with Trump four weeks ago, drops to third place, according to a new Quinnipiac University National poll released Wednesday. "All ...