Thousands of state employees fired in Turkey
Educators, members of police and military among 18,632 sacked for alleged links to terrorism
Floods terrorise Japan as rainfall persists
Japanese authorities have issued warnings as the flooding is expected to continue 
[WATCH] Thailand: New video shows trapped boys in good health as they await rescue

The Thailand Navy Seals have released video footage of the 12 boys and their football coach sending traditional Thai greetings to their families •...

The Thailand Navy Seals have released video footage of the...

Australian archbishop sentenced to year’s detention for child sex abuse cover-up

Archbishop Philip Wilson is most senior Catholic globally to be convicted of the crime

Archbishop Philip Wilson is most senior Catholic globally...

Thai cave boys found alive

A group of 12 boys and their football coach have been found alive deep inside a cave complex in Thailand after a nine-day search

A group of 12 boys and their football coach have been found...

Migrant drownings in the Mediterranean surpass 1,000 this year - IOM

The International Organisation for Migration says that some 204 migrants died...

The International Organisation for Migration says that some...

‘Mexico’s Donald Trump’ set for election win

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, is set to be the victor in this weekend’s...

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, is set to be the victor in...

Papua New Guinea sees first polio outbreak in 18 years

At least three children were confirmed to be suffering from the virus in the...

At least three children were confirmed to be suffering from...

Gaza border protests leaves dozens of Palestinians injured by Israeli forces

Over 200 people were injured and suffered gas asphyxiation during last Friday's demonstration

Over 200 people were injured and suffered gas asphyxiation...

NHS funded ‘internet addiction centre’ to start in the next couple of weeks

The west-London hospital will be the first of its kind in the UK, as it aims to crack-down on gaming addiction 

The west-London hospital will be the first of its kind in...

Netflix head of communications fired over use of ‘N-word’

Jonathan Friedland had been at the video streaming company since 2011 and until...

Jonathan Friedland had been at the video streaming company...

Trump renews sanctions on North Korea

The news of the sanctions comes just days after Trump had tweeted that North Korea was no longer a nuclear threat 

The news of the sanctions comes just days after Trump had...

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern gives birth to baby girl

She is the second elected leader in history to give birth while in office

She is the second elected leader in history to give birth...

Canada becomes second country to legalise recreational cannabis

Canada's Cannabis Act passed on Tuesday, with the legislation expected to...

Canada's Cannabis Act passed on Tuesday, with the...

[WATCH] US quits UN human rights council, calling it a 'cesspool of political bias'

The US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, said the 'hypocritical and self-serving" body "makes a mockery of human rights'

The US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, said the...

US rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

The rapper was shopping for motorcycles when gunmen reportedly ran up to...

The rapper was shopping for motorcycles when gunmen...

One dead, five wounded in Malmö shooting

Police said ruled out the possibility of a terrorist link after shooting...

Police said ruled out the possibility of a terrorist...

Japan earthquake kills three people, injures hundreds

An elderly man and a nine-year-old girl were killed in the 6.1 magnitude...

An elderly man and a nine-year-old girl were killed in the...

Conservative politician Ivan Duque wins Colombia's presidential election

The political newcomer won 54% of the vote, and vowed to overhaul the agreement that guaranteed the rebels seats in Congress

The political newcomer won 54% of the vote, and vowed...

Aquarius migrants disembark in Valencia

Three ships carrying hundreds of migrants have docked in the Spanish port of Valencia

Three ships carrying hundreds of migrants have docked in...

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