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‘Beautiful gesture’: Dying woman granted final wish by compassionate paramedic

© Queensland Ambulance Service / Facebook A dying Australian woman was granted her final wish, when paramedics transporting her to palliative care took a detour, so she could look at the ocean one last time. The patient’s story was posted to Facebook by the Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) who said the tale was “too good […]

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Moscow brands US presence in Syria as ‘close to occupation’

FILE PHOTO U.S. soldiers take part in Exercise Eager Lion at one of the Jordanian military bases in Zarqa © Muhammad Hamed / Reuters Russia has criticized Washington’s disregard for international law following a report that US troops will remain in Syria after the defeat of ISIS in order to prop up local Kurdish forces […]

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When horses can be dogs: Swedish book for toddlers promotes transgender lifestyles

FILE PHOTO © JONATHAN NACKSTRAND / AFP This is the time when children need to affirm their identities as to who they are, says UKIP spokesman David Kurten. Human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell, says half of transgender children in the UK have attempted suicide. TrendsEurozone crisis A book published in Sweden for toddlers and preschoolers […]

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Listening to Russia: Danish spooks building 85m tower on Baltic island to spy on comms

The Bornholm tower in Dueodde © Hannob / Wikipedia Danish intelligence will soon have a brand new listening post in a strategically located island, which it will use to spy on Russian communications. Just four years ago, a similar post located 15km away was shut down due to high running costs. The now-defunct intelligence facility […]

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No Jeeves: Putin the courteous tips dear guest Erdogan’s chair (VIDEO)

Russian President Vladimir Putin and President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan © Kremlin Pool / Global Look Press If President Putin considers a career as a butler after retiring from politics, he may not succeed. At least if his mishandling of a chair used by visiting Recep Erdogan of Turkey is any indication. Playing a […]

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US Jews have ‘convenient lives’ far from rocket attacks – Israeli deputy FM

An Ultra-Orthodox Jewish man attends a protest against Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit, in Washington © Carlos Barria / Reuters Israeli deputy foreign minister has accused American Jews of living “convenient lives” and not understanding how it feels to be “attacked by rockets.” It prompted a rebuke from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who said the statement is […]

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‘Potentially toxic’ cloud engulfs Brussels suburb, locals told to stay indoors (VIDEO)

© lnaaaah / Instagram A thick and potentially toxic cloud of smoke has engulfed a Brussels suburb following a huge fire at a waffle factory, officials said. Local residents were told to stay indoors and to keep windows and doors shut. The incident took place in a Milcamps plant in the Forest municipality, less than […]

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Event ‘consistent with an explosion’ near last known location of missing sub – Argentine navy

An Argentine national flag with messages in support of the 44 crew members of the ARA San Juan submarine missing at sea is seen placed on a fence at the Argentine Naval Base where it sailed from, in Mar del Plata © Marcos Brindicci / Reuters An unusual sound detected around the time that an […]

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‘Young & inexperienced’: Iran’s Revolutionary Guards slam Macron over missile program remarks

French President Emmanuel Macron © Francois Mori / Reuters The chief of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guard Corps has slammed French President Emmanuel Macron as being “young and inexperienced,” claiming those characteristics were behind the leader’s recent remarks on Tehran’s ballistic missile program. Mohammad Ali Jafari took aim at the French president on Thursday, Reuters reported, […]

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Exterminator shares nightmarish footage of massive hornet’s nest (VIDEO)

© Stinger Creations / YouTube Running low on nightmare material? Ever wondered what it would look like to be attacked by thousands of swarming wasps? Look no further. The largest of eusocial wasps, hornets can reach up to 5.5cm in length and, unlike bees, can sting multiple times. READ MORE: Swarm of deadly spiders crawl […]

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