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Australian child sex offender stopped at airport under new 'world-first' laws

Added: 14.12.2017 6:40 | 0 views | 0 comments

An Australian child sex offender was stopped from leaving the country Monday, under new laws which government ministers described as a "world first."


Philippines congress extends martial law in Mindanao

Added: 13.12.2017 7:03 | 0 views | 0 comments

The Philippines government has voted to extend martial law in the southern island of Mindanao, following a year in which Islamic militants shocked the nation in taking -- and holding, for several months -- pockets of a Muslim-majority city there.


EU governments complicit in Libya migrant abuse -- Amnesty

Added: 12.12.2017 10:20 | 1 views | 0 comments

Amnesty International has accused European governments of being complicit in the torture and abuse of migrants and refugees in Libya.


China or the US? Australia's tricky balancing act

Added: 09.12.2017 0:40 | 0 views | 0 comments

In its newest foreign policy announcement, the Australian government is confronting the reality that the pocket of the world it lives in is rapidly changing, and that it has to keep two very different partners happy if it wants to keep its surrounding waters calm, and its economy strong.


Hospital loses license after mistakenly declaring newborn dead

Added: 08.12.2017 13:59 | 0 views | 0 comments

The Delhi government has canceled the license of a private hospital where a newborn baby was mistakenly declared dead.


The world needs a NATO for cyberwarfare

Added: 06.12.2017 17:02 | 0 views | 0 comments

Despite the increasing number of digital assaults against private industry and governments in the past couple of years, we are still in a state of denial about the prospects of a global cyber showdown.


Dictator's stolen cash seized in Switzerland

Added: 06.12.2017 12:31 | 2 views | 0 comments

The Swiss government is to return $321 million to Nigeria that was seized from the family of former President Sani Abacha.


Switzerland to return $321 million of stolen money to Nigeria

Added: 06.12.2017 11:32 | 3 views | 0 comments

The Swiss government is to return $321 million to Nigeria that was seized from the family of former President Sani Abacha.


Christine Keeler, British model involved in Profumo Affair, has died

Added: 06.12.2017 6:37 | 1 views | 0 comments

Christine Keeler, a former model whose relations during the 1960s Cold War with a British cabinet minister and a Russian diplomat contributed to the downfall of a Conservative government, has died, her son announced.


Costly: Russia probe cost $7 million over 5 months

Added: 05.12.2017 18:02 | 3 views | 0 comments

The federal government spent nearly $7 million investigating Russian meddling in the presidential election between May and September, the Justice Department announced Tuesday.

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