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Death toll rises to 6 in Afghanistan's 'Save the Children' attack

Death toll rises to 6 in Afghanistan's 'Save the Children' attack

Backed by intensive USA air strikes, Afghan forces have claimed growing success against the Taliban and other militant groups, including Islamic State, but militant attacks on civilian targets have continued, causing heavy casualties. The strike on the trauma center, the only one in that part of Afghanistan, by an AC-130 gunship sparked global outrage, forcing then US president Barack Obama to make a rare apology.


Melania Trump Is In The Spotlight Again

Melania Trump Is In The Spotlight Again

Melania Trump will not be joining her husband in Davos at the ongoing World Economic Forum as earlier scheduled. President Donald Trump has been calling CNN and other mainstream media outlets fake news since he started his election campaign train, Trump has no fear to this day calling them out.


Kiribati ferry with 50 people on board missing for a week

Kiribati ferry with 50 people on board missing for a week

A fishing boat in the area had been diverted to rendezvous with the dinghy and the Orion's crew was continuing its search for other potential survivors, Webb said. Butiraoi, an inter-island passenger ferry, left Nonouti Island on 18 January for a two-day, 250km trip to Betio, the largest township of Kiribati's capital city, South Tarawa.


Israeli Opposition Calls for Recalling Poland Ambassador Amid Holocaust Bill Row

Israeli Opposition Calls for Recalling Poland Ambassador Amid Holocaust Bill Row

The legislation, created to make it clear that Nazi Germany is responsible for the crimes against humanity that took place in the camps, calls for calls for prison sentences of up to three years. The measure is meant to apply to both Polish citizens and foreigners. The bill still needs approval from Poland's Senate and president. In a speech before the lower house of Parliament on Friday, Poland's deputy justice minister Patryk Jaki said "Non-governmental organizations indicate that ...


Gun Runner makes triumphant exit with Pegasus horse racing win

Gun Runner makes triumphant exit with Pegasus horse racing win

Created by Liv's David Grutman, the pop-up will re-create his signature vibe, along with food, drink and viewing access to the races, including the $16 million Pegasus World Cup, which has drawn global attention and a field of the top horses in the world vying for a $7 million first-place prize.



Andre Roberson injures left leg, taken off court on stretcher

A horrific injury to one of Steven Adams closest teammates has overshadowed the Thunder's 121-108 win over the Detroit Pistons' on Sunday (NZ time). With frustration getting the better of him, the OKC centre blew up at the referee and was given a technical foul which led to coach Billy Donovan calling him to the bench.