Sunday, February 25, 2018

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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Critics fear handing Kim Jong-un propaganda victory over North Korea’s luxury ski resort

After the frenzied media buzz around the arrival of glamorous North Korean celebrity singer, Hyon Song-wol, to inspect Olympic concert venues in Seoul...

US government shutdown will continue into Monday as senators fail to reach deal

American political leaders failed to reach agreement on ending the US government shutdown on Sunday night, postponing a planned vote until midday on...

A New Decision to Go to War in Syria

Behind a façade of continuity, the deployment of U.S. armed forces in Syria for the purposes that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson described...

Amazon opens its first supermarket with no check-outs

Amazon employees have been testing it, but is the public ready for a cashier-less store?  More than a year after it introduced the...

French surgeons make medical history with first double face transplant

A Frenchman whose body rejected a face transplant after seven years has received a second face from another donor in an unprecedented operation that surgeons...

Pentagon’s proposed nuclear strategy elevates cyberattacks to a terrifying new realm

It's the fall of 2019 and America is paralyzed. A wave of cyberattacks have crippled America's banks, sent a blackout rolling across the...

Turkey launches ground offensive in northern Syria against US-backed militias

Turkish ground forces entered Syria’s Afrin province on Sunday morning in a bid to oust US-backed Kurdish militias from the border between the...

Turpin family home was ‘littered with faeces and dead cats and dogs’

Former Texan neighbours of David and Louise Turpin, the American couple whose 13 children were discovered chained and malnourished last week, have described...

Kabul hotel attack: 18 dead, including 14 foreigners, in overnight Taliban siege

A Taliban assault on the Intercontinental Hotel in Afghanistan's capital killed at least 18 people, including 14 foreigners, and pinned security forces down...

Trump-Russia probe is told Nigel Farage may have handed thumb drive of data to...

Nigel Farage has been thrust into the Donald Trump Russia scandal after he was accused of secretly handing data to Julian Assange, the...

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