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February 28, 20152:49 pm
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Nemtsov was working on a report presenting evidence that he believed proved Russia's direct involvement in rebellion in Ukraine.

February 27, 201510:37 am
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The teens went to Turkey and the Canadian authorities have lost trace of them.

February 26, 20158:45 pm
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The name, proposed by some officials and tribal authorities, incorporates click-like sounds in the spoken language.

February 26, 20155:07 pm
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"If no new funds are received from Kiev, then naturally we cannot continue delivering gas to Ukraine,'' said Sergei.

February 26, 20151:56 pm
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In a breakthrough, researchers in Australia have developed the world’s first 3D-printed jet engine that could pave the way for cheaper, lighter and more fuel-efficient aircraft. The engine was developed through a partnership between Monash University and spin-out company Amaero Engineering. It has already attracted attention from Airbus, Boeing and defence contractor Raytheon. The breakthrough […]

February 24, 201511:07 pm
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A series of bombings in Baghdad and near the Iraqi capital killed at least 23 people on Tuesday, officials said.

February 24, 20159:41 pm
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A local man, around 60 years old, opens fire at the restaurant, then killed himself.

February 23, 20159:47 am
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Man Monis took 18 people hostage inside the cafe and demanded he be delivered an Islamic State flag.

February 22, 201511:58 am
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In the Northern Territory a state of emergency has been declared for the areas worst-hit by Cyclone Lam.

February 22, 201512:24 pm
Turkish soldiers stand guard at the entrance of the memorial site of Suleyman Shah, grandfather of Osman I, founder of the Ottoman Empire, in Karakozak village, northeast of Aleppo, Syria. (Source: AP photo)

The mission was successfully completed, with the troops brought back to Turkey.

February 21, 201512:34 pm
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WFP is doing preparatory work for a potential scale-up in food assistance to four other countries.

February 21, 201512:31 pm
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Troops were on standby to help with clean-up efforts in Queensland after heavy rains brought by Cyclone Marcia.

February 21, 20151:50 pm
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About 30,000 people living in and around Yeppoon were originally expected to experience the worst of the storm.

February 14, 20154:06 pm
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Security measures were aimed at preventing the demonstrators from advancing to the centre of the capital Manama.

February 12, 201510:14 pm
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The UNSC has adopted a resolution aimed at cracking down on the financing of terrorist groups.

February 12, 20156:43 pm
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Since the 2001 attacks in the United States, al-Qaida has developed a number of affiliates, including IS.

February 12, 20155:49 pm
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Sergei Polunin, a Ukranian ballet dancer performed on “Take Me To Church” by Hozier.

February 12, 201511:43 am
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One of two men charged with planning a terrorist attack in Australia appeared on a video threatening to stab the kidneys and necks of their victims.

February 11, 20152:06 pm
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Diplomat summoned back home to review rude remarks about embassy guests in Paris.

February 11, 201510:36 am
Barack Obama and Xi Jinping are meeting in Beijing amid significant tensions, both old and new.

Obama reinforced his commitment to a US-China investment treaty.

February 11, 20151:38 pm
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Two men in possession of a homemade flag related to the Islamic State were charged for planning an imminent attack.

February 11, 20158:49 am
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Officials have closed beaches in the area and have been searching for the shark.

February 11, 201512:00 am
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Why are wives of top politicians mere style icons?

February 10, 201511:41 am

10% of the land mammal species endemic to Australia have been wiped out due to a couple of critters with voracious appetites.

February 10, 20157:37 am
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How global bank helped hide big-ticket account-holders, from Saudi princess to fashion house heiress.

February 10, 20152:34 am
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Hervé Falciani’s long, strange journey from bank computer expert to jailed fugitive to candidate for office to spokesman for whistleblowers.

February 9, 20154:23 pm
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The report cites the kidnapping of nearly 300 schoolgirls in Nigeria and the shooting of activist Malala Yousafzai.

February 9, 201511:31 am
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Prime Minister Abbott survived an internal government challenge to his leadership, despite a revolt that leaves him politically damaged.

February 9, 20153:42 pm
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Halliburton Bribery Scandal dates to 1994 when the Nigerian government launched ambitious plans to build Bonny Island Natural Liquefied Gas Project.

February 9, 20151:25 pm
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Account details are contained in government investigative files obtained by French newspaper Le Monde and International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ).

February 9, 201512:40 pm
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HSBC Private Bank, was a financial conduit for business operators and criminals who fuelled some of Africa’s bloodiest wars and most corrupt arms deals.

February 9, 20155:31 pm
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The leaked files, based on the inner workings of HSBC’s Swiss private banking arm, relate to accounts holding more than US$100bn.

February 8, 20154:57 pm
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Joel Herat, 21, and Jarrod Hoffman, 19, said that they had armed themselves with box cutters.

February 8, 20153:48 pm
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Iran insists it has the right to enrich uranium and has demanded the lifting of crippling sanctions.

February 6, 20155:01 pm
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14th Dalai Lama, fled Tibet in 1959 after a failed uprising against Chinese rule, lived in exile ever since.

February 6, 201512:24 pm
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The policy now specifically bans professors and undergraduates from having any romantic or sexual involvements.