Boston bombing trial delay sought
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Dutch lawyers tapped, ministry says
Dutch government officials have acknowledged the country's secret service sometimes taps the communications of lawyers who represent terrorism suspects.
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Poll: Is Sony Pictures right to pull The Interview at threat of North Korea hackers?
Hollywood stars have reacted furiously after Sony Pictures make the controversial...
Toys stolen amid faked heart attack
A man faked a heart attack inside a Wal-Mart store in Florida so his friend could steal toys, according to authorities.
Ebola kills Sierra Leone doctor
A doctor has died from Ebola in Sierra Leone, taking to 11 the total number of physicians in the country to fall victim to the disease.
Putin pledge to fix Russian economy
President Vladimir Putin vowed today to fix Russia's economic woes within two years, pledging to diversify the gas-dependent economy and persuade businesses to help prop up the collapsing rouble.
Rapper Shmurda faces gun charges
An up-and-coming rapper who performs under the name of Bobby Shmurda has been arrested in New York City on gun and drug trafficking charges.
Pakistan mourns for the victims of Taliban massacre
A nation was in mourning yesterday as funerals were held for 142 people, most of them children, killed in a massacre by the Taliban...
India launches largest rocket
India has announced two more successes in its quest to send humans into space, launching the country's largest rocket and testing the re-entry of a crew module.
Russian tycoon leaves house arrest
A Russian tycoon placed under house arrest in September in a move that rattled markets has been released hours before President Vladimir Putin's annual televised press conference.
PM 'incredulous' at Sydney siege
Australia's prime minister has said the deadly Sydney cafe siege may have been preventable, as the chorus of critics demanding to know why the gunman was free on bail despite a string of violent charges grew louder.
Uber pledges tougher safety checks
Cab share service Uber has promised to focus on passenger safety amid increasing concerns that its drivers are not adequately screened for past criminal convictions.
Fidel frenzy sparked off-wall plots
For more than 50 years, the US government's schemes to overthrow the Castro government were, if not successful, always creative: poisonous cigars, an exploding seashell and secret Twitter-like service in Cuba.
Happy Havana celebrates new era
Bells tolled in celebration and teachers halted lessons as President Raul Castro told his country Cuba was restoring relations with the United States after more than 50 years of hostility.
Obama brings Cuba in from the cold
After half a century of Cold War acrimony, the United States and Cuba moved on to restore diplomatic relations in a historic shift that could revitalise the flow of money and people across the narrow waters that separate the two nations.
Terror fears bring down Kim comedy
Sony Pictures Entertainment made the shock decision to cancel the Christmas Day release of controversial comedy The Interview amid the threat of terrorist attacks from hackers and America's largest multiplex chains pulling the film from their screens.
North Korea behind Sony hacking: US
North Korea was behind the unprecedented act of cyber-warfare against Sony Pictures that drove the studio to cancel all release plans for the film at the heart of the attack, US investigators say.
Syria: 230 bodies 'found in mass grave' in eastern Deir al-Zour province
More the 230 bodies have been found in a mass grave in Syria’s eastern Deir al-Zor province, a group monitoring conflict in the country has...
Diplomats water down proposals on ending Israel's West Bank occupation in attempt to...
Palestinian and Arab diplomats are in last-minute talks on how to achieve the seemingly impossible: finalising a UN Security Council...
What the US-Cuba shake-up means: from diplomatic relations to the internet
Washington has said it plans to reopen full diplomatic relations with Cuba and ease restrictions that were imposed in 1961. But what...
Freedom is not free, says Gross
American Alan Gross says he learned the lesson during five years in Cuban captivity that freedom is not free.
Peshawar attack: Taliban release images of gunmen who killed 132 children as they...
Taliban gunmen who stormed a school in Pakistan killing 148 people including 132 children have been identified by the militant group.
Cuba frees US prisoner Alan Gross
American Alan Gross has been released from a Cuban prison after five years in a surprise move that could pave the way for a major shift in US policy toward the communist island nation.
Al Sweady Inquiry: British troops did mistreat Iraqis but UK army murder claims were...
British troops mistreated nine Iraqi detainees following a fierce battle a decade ago, but false allegations of murder and torture were the...
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