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Ian Brady's ashes must not be scattered on Saddleworth Moor, coroner demands

One of Britain's most notorious killers, Ian Brady, has died aged 79. The 79-year-old killer died on Monday , hours after he was urged to "do the right thing" and reveal where the last of his child victims was buried. They were caught when Hindley's brother-in-law tipped off police, according to reports. Moors Murderer Ian Brady's body will not be released until assurances are given that his ashes will not be scattered on Saddleworth Moor, where he buried at least four of his victims, a ...


Nicola Sturgeon admits SNP's government record 'not perfect'

Nicola Sturgeon admits SNP's government record 'not perfect'

But SNP leader Ms Sturgeon tried to lay claim to the leftie manifesto which she said was inspired by policies enacted north of the border. Scotland's First Minister made it clear that the general election would be the main focus for her party (SNP) and that she hopes it will give Scotland a "stronger voice" in formulating Brexit terms, and eventually, demanding another independence referendum.


In victory for moderates, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani wins re-election

In victory for moderates, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani wins re-election

Final results are expected to be announced at 14:00 local time (09:30GMT), according to election official Ali Asghar Ahmadi. The Guards and other hardliners had hoped that a win for Raisi would have given them an opportunity to safeguard economic and political power they see as jeopardised by the lifting of sanctions and opening of the country to foreign investment.


North Korea's latest missile launch suggests progress toward ICBM

North Korea's latest missile launch suggests progress toward ICBM

On Monday, Pyongyang made the extraordinary claim that its latest test proved the country had a rocket capable of carrying a large nuclear warhead and that the United States mainland and its military base on the Pacific island of Guam were now within its "sighting range for strike".


Jokowi departs to Saudi Arabia to attend Riyadh summit

Jokowi departs to Saudi Arabia to attend Riyadh summit

Trump is departing for his first overseas trip. It's all part of a worldwide effort to accommodate America's homebody president on a voyage with increasingly raised stakes, given the ballooning controversy involving his campaign's possible ties to Russian Federation.



Trump says special counsel will hurt 'our country'

He has made similar complaints before, but this one came the day after the Justice Department appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller to lead the federal Trump-Russia investigation. Did he urge Comey at a February meeting to drop his probe of the Russian Federation connections of Trump's national security adviser, Michael Flynn? That directly contradicts what Rosenstein told senators on Thursday: That he knew Trump planned to fire Comey as of the Monday after that hearing, and wrote ...