Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Couple hear ‘doors opening, footsteps and knocks’ after buying ‘haunted’ house that inspired horror...

A COUPLE who bought the home that inspired the horror film The Conjuring claim the doors starting opening by themselves from day one. Cory...

Kim Darroch saga ‘is part of assault on civil service’

The “shameful” treatment of Britain’s ousted ambassador to the US marks the culmination of a long-running campaign to abuse and scapegoat government officials,...

Detained Iranian tanker will be released if oil isn't bound for Syria, UK foreign...

An Iranian oil tanker held by British forces near Gibraltar will be released if the United Kingdom is assured the oil will not...

Bastille Day 2019 – what does it mark and why is it such a...

BASTILLE Day is perhaps the most important date in the French calendar and is celebrated with parades, parties and plenty of food all...

UK may help release Iranian oil tanker if it gets Syria guarantee

Foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said he told his Iranian counterpart on Saturday that Britain would facilitate the release of the detained Grace 1...

Vatican finds bones, deepening mystery in search for girl who disappeared 36 years ago

The Vatican reported a new twist Saturday in the mysterious, decades-old disappearance of a teenage girl.Two sets of bones were found near the tombs of two 19th-century...

Brit backpackers risk their lives letting blue-ringed octopus with enough venom to kill 26...

BRIT backpackers risked their lives by letting a blue-ringed octopus - with enough venom to kill 26 people - touch their skin. Ross Saunders...

Clashes erupt as thousands march in Hong Kong against Chinese traders

Several thousand people marched in Hong Kong on Saturday against traders from mainland China in what is fast becoming a summer of unrest...

Demonstrators and police clash in Hong Kong

Clashes broke out between police and protesters in Hong Kong on Saturday after thousands took part in a peaceful march in an out-of-town...

US service member killed in Afghanistan, military says

A U.S. service member died early Saturday morning while deployed in Afghanistan, military officials said.The NATO-led Resolute Support mission gave no further details...

Brit and Irish tourists turn Magaluf into Wild West as mass brawl breaks out...

SHOCKING footage shows British and Irish tourists in a mass brawl in Magaluf. The tourists run riot on the resort's notorious Punta Ballena strip,...

Kim Darroch: Jeremy Hunt defends right of press to publish leaked cables

The foreign secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has defended the right of the press to publish leaked diplomatic dispatches sent by Sir Kim Darroch while...

Somali forces end extremist siege of hotel where Americans, other foreigners died

An all-night siege by extremist militants at a Somali hotel in the southern port city of Kismayo ended Saturday, but not before 26...

Somalia attack results in deaths and injuries, reports say; Americans said to be among...

As many as 26 people, including an unknown number of Americans, died during a more than 14-hour-long siege on a Somali hotel carried...

Christchurch shootings: New Zealanders hand over guns

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Brain implant restores partial vision to blind people

Partial sight has been restored to six blind people via an implant that transmits video images directly to the brain. Some vision was made...

Kyriakos Mitsotakis: the new Greek PM hits the ground running

It’s been barely a week but Greece’s new prime minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, has hit the ground running. Assuming power on Monday, the New...

Afghan man dies at Melbourne immigration detention centre

A 23-year-old Afghan man has died in the Melbourne immigration detention centre. Victoria police and the Australian Border Force confirmed that the man died...

Iran could unleash terror attacks on the West using proxy forces as tanker row...

IRAN could unleash a “new wave of terror attacks” on the West as the tanker row escalates in the Gulf, a US General...

Paedo billionaire Jeffrey Epstein ‘tried to pay off witnesses with £280k bribe to buy...

JEFFREY Epstein tried to pay off witnesses with a £280,000 bribe to buy their silence, prosecutors have alleged. The billionaire reportedly sent two witnesses...

Saudi women 'will be able to leave the country from later this year'

Saudi women 'will be able to leave the country without a...

Couples reveal their other halves’ dopiest moments in hilarious gallery

COUPLES have revealed their other halves' dopiest moments in a hilarious picture gallery. One concerned boyfriend wanted to see how badly his girlfriend had...

As manta ray impaled by hooks asks snorkellers for help, here are some other...

A GIANT manta ray was facing death after fishing hooks got embedded in her eye. But then the quick-thinking sea creature, nicknamed Freckles, knew...

Devastated grandfather of toddler who died falling from his arms on cruise ship arrives...

The doting grandfather who was holding an Indiana toddler moments before her fatal plunge from the side of a cruise ship jetted back...