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Sunday, January 21, 2018
 

World

'Trump shutdown' starts as talks fail

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Much of the federal government officially shut down early Saturday morning after Senate Democrats, showing remarkable solidarity in the face of a clear political danger, blocked consideration of a stop-gap spending measure to keep the government o......   | Read..
 

Police board Gatwick flight over pilot fears

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Armed police boarded a flight seconds before takeoff after cabin crew called for help over fears the pilot was drunk....   | Read..
 

Petty died from 'overdose'

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Tom Petty, the chart-topping singer and songwriter, died in October from an accidental drug overdose as a result of mixing medications that included opioids, the medical examiner-coroner for the co......   | Read..
 

A Year in Provence author Mayle dead

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The British author Peter Mayle, who sold the dream of giving up the 9-5 treadmill and relocating to a rural idyll to millions of harassed office workers all over the world in his best selling A Yea......   | Read..
 

Facebook in trustworthy news boost

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Facebook Inc will begin to prioritise "trustworthy" news outlets on its stream of social media posts as it works to combat "sensationalism" and "misinformation", chief......   | Read..
 

Four gunmen raid Kabul hotel

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A group of as many as four gunmen attacked the Intercontinental Hotel in the Afghan capital Kabul and were exchanging fire with security forces on Saturday as residents and staff fled....   | Read..
 

Celebrated French chef dead

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Paul Bocuse, who died on Saturday aged 91, combined a passion for food and women with a nose for self-publicity that brought him fame and fortune far beyond his native France....   | Read..
 

Pope defends native people

First published on 21-Jan-2018
In this sweltering Amazonian city, Pope Francis on Friday gave a stirring defence of the region's indigenous people, whose lands and way of life are threatened by industry and government, leaving n......   | Read..
 

US government shuts down as Senate blocks spending bill

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The federal government shut down at the stroke of midnight Friday, halting all but the most essential operations and marring the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration in a s......   | Read..
 

Liam Neeson reveals how he fell in love with Helen Mirren

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Liam Neeson has finally opened up about his first meeting with Helen Mirren on the sets of the 1981 film Excalibur following which the duo got into a ”serious relationship”....   | Read..
 

House approves spending bill

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The House approved a stop-gap spending bill on Thursday night to keep the government open past Friday, but Senate Democrats - angered by President Trump's vulgar aspersions and a lack of progress o......   | Read..
 

Macron confirms tapestry loan to UK

First published on 20-Jan-2018
France and Britain appear to be enjoying a new Entente Cordiale after French president Emmanuel Macron confirmed the famous Bayeux tapestry would be loaned to Britain in 2022....   | Read..
 

Prosecute 'terrorist' Saeed, US urges Pak

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The US on Friday said it has told Islamabad clearly that Hafiz Saeed is a "terrorist" and should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law....   | Read..
 

NZ PM Ardern says she is pregnant

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Jacinda Ardern, who became New Zealand's Prime Minister in October, attracted international attention when she denounced television interviewers who had asked whether she planned to have children i......   | Read..
 

Mr. Ice Cool

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Russian President Vladimir Putin stripped off to his bathing trunks and immersed himself in the freezing waters of a lake on Thursday, observing an Orthodox Christian ritual to mark the feast of Ep......   | Read..
 

Eagles settle Hotel lawsuit

First published on 20-Jan-2018
There can evidently be only one Hotel California....   | Read..
 

Pope slander slur shocks Chile

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Pope Francis accused victims of Chile's most notorious paedophile of slander on Friday, an astonishing end to a visit meant to help heal the wounds of a sex abuse scandal that has cost the Catholic......   | Read..
 

With Congress divided, US government heads for a shutdown

First published on 19-Jan-2018
A bitterly divided Congress hurtled toward a government shutdown this weekend in a partisan stare-down over demands by Democrats for a solution on politically fraught legislation to protect about 7......   | Read..
 

Trump unveils Fake News list

First published on 19-Jan-2018
President Trump - who gleefully questioned President Barack Obama's birthplace for years without evidence - wanted to have a word with the American public about accuracy in reporting....   | Read..
 

More porn star details revealed

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Two reports this week offered more details about what they described as a sexual relationship between Donald J. Trump and Stephanie Clifford, the pornographic-film actress who was reportedly paid $......   | Read..