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Iran confirms its oil tanker incident, says 30 citizens missing

The collision between the Panama-registered Iranian tanker Sanchi and Hong Kong-flagged bulk freighter CF Crystal took place at about 8pm local time on Saturday, 6 January. The ministry said all 21 Chinese crew members were rescued from the damaged cargo vessel. South Korea has also sent a ship and helicopter to help, Reuters reported.


Temperatures reach 79-year high as Sydney residents flock to the beaches

Temperatures reach 79-year high as Sydney residents flock to the beaches

Sydney's temperature record was nearly broken this afternoon - when the mercury hit 47.3 degrees in Penrith , at 3.25pm today. Temperatures hit 43.4°C at Sydney's Observatory Hill just after 1pm on Sunday. Temperatures peaked at 42C on Saturday, before cooler air pegged the heat back to a more comfortable 21 degrees on Sunday. It will reach a high of just 30 degrees in Darwin today, with rain and storms likely.


Trump Says He's Not Under Investigation, But 'Maybe Hillary Is'

Trump Says He's Not Under Investigation, But 'Maybe Hillary Is'

The president also claimed there was collusion between Clinton, the DNC, and the Russians. Saturday, US President Donald Trump said he was not, is not under investigation for collusion with Russian Federation but suggested "maybe Hillary is", referring to former president Barack Hussein Obama's Secretary of State and failed presidential candidate.


Jake Tapper cuts off contentious interview with Trump aide Stephen Miller

Jake Tapper cuts off contentious interview with Trump aide Stephen Miller

Finally, having enough, Tapper said, "I get it - there is one viewer that you care about right now and you're being obsequious, you're being a factotum in order to please him", Tapper said. Miller and Bannon were once thought to be kindred spirits - both hard-liners on immigration who sought to exploit Trump's populist rhetoric to advance a nationalist agenda.


Man arrested for stalking Sachin Tendulkar's daughter

Man arrested for stalking Sachin Tendulkar's daughter

The police also recovered a diary from Maity's house where he has scribbled Sara's name, claiming to be his wife. Bhimsen Gaikowar, a member of the Mumbai police team who came to Mahishadal to arrest Maity told Hindustan Times that Maity had made several phone calls to Sara proposing her.


FIR against Mamata for remark on citizenship verification process in Assam

FIR against Mamata for remark on citizenship verification process in Assam

Banerjee had on Wednesday accused the BJP-led central government of hatching a conspiracy to drive out Bengalis from Assam by "excluding" their names from the first draft of the NRC. The Congress blamed the NRC authorities for deliberate negligence in verifying documents in 208 NRC Seva Kendras located in 13 districts across the State.