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Covering the most significant events that occur the world over. From the Middle East and Asia, to Europe and the USA, we bring you the breaking stories, as they happen.

UN Elects Guterres As New Secretary General

Former Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres is the favourite to take over as United Nations secretary general and will replace the outgoing Ban Ki-moon...

Cowboys Lasso Title Of Most Valuable NFL Team

The Dallas Cowboys have retained their spot as the US National Football League and the world’s most valuable sports team. The Cowboys have held the...

Secret War Waged Over The Price Of Oil

A secret war is going on in The Middle East and although no one is dying, billions of dollars are at stake as governments...

Macabre Online Trade In Human Skulls

Police and forensic experts are baffled by a sudden flood of human skulls sold on popular online auction site eBay for hundreds of dollars...

Thousands Sit On Death Row As 1,600 Face Execution

The highest number of executions for more than a quarter of a century were recorded by Amnesty International in 2015. The total was 54% more...

Number’s Up As Math Geeks Finally Nail Banksy

The enigmatic artist Banksy has at last been unmasked – by criminal profilers using techniques for tracking serial killers. The criminologists identified the artist after...

2,200 Brits Held In Foreign Jails

More than 2,000 British expats and holidaymakers are held in foreign jails – including 13 awaiting the death sentence, according to new official data. In...

Chewbacca Mum Drives James Corden Crazy

Mom and housewife Candace Payne has become a viral superstar just for posting a selfie video of her wearing a Star Wars Chewbacca mask...

Desert Trip – The Final Curtain For Aging Rockers

Rock until you drop is becoming a reality for some of the aging most celebrated rock stars lining up for the gig of all...

Billionaires Who Love To Play With Their Trains

Boys love to play with trains and investors are no different. Billionaire Warren Buffett, the investment guru, and Microsoft founder Bill Gates enjoy playing with...

Crowdfund Your Love If You’ve Got A Girl Called Prue

Telling his girlfriend Prue he loved her with a sky banner flypast by an aircraft for Valentine’s Day seemed a good idea at the...

Red Bull Ready To Charge With New F1 Engines

A boost from new engines could power the Red Bull Formula One team up the rankings later this season. Red Bull has suffered against the...