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US President Trump appoints Lt Gen HR McMaster as national security adviser

US President Donald Trump has named Lt Gen HR McMaster as his national security adviser. He will replace Lt Gen Michael Flynn who was fired after just three weeks and three days in the job. A lieutenant general with the US Army, HR McMaster served in Iraq and Afghanistan, where he worked on a government anti-corruption drive. Mr Trump’s first ...

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Chartered plane crashes into shopping center in Australia and explodes! [WATCH VIDEO]

Emerging reports from Melbourne suggests that a charter plane has crashed into a shopping centre next to Essendon Airport.   According to Daily Mail, five people were onboard the Beechcraft charter plane to King Island, towards Tasmania.   Huge plumes of smoke could be seen billowing from the airport in the city’s north on Tuesday morning after the plane crashed ...

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President Trump explains why he referred to a security incident in Sweden reported to have never happened [SEE TWEETS]

US President Donald Trump has sought to explain why he referred to a security incident in Sweden on Friday which did not actually happen. Addressing a rally on Saturday, he had said, “look at what’s happening last night in Sweden”, as he listed parts of Europe hit by terrorist attacks. With no such incident reported in Sweden on Friday, the ...

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Britain set aside five days for House of Lords to debate and actualize Britain’s exit from the EU

Peers are to begin debating the bill paving the way for the start of Brexit.   MPs have already backed the proposed law authorizing Theresa May to inform the EU of the UK’s intention to leave.   But the government does not have a majority in the House of Lords where a record 190 peers are due to speak, with ...

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South Korea says North Korea is involved in the killing of Kim Jong-nam

North Korea murdered Kim Jong-nam, says South Korea Kim Jong-nam, the North Korean leader’s half-brother, was killed by unknown assailants in Kuala Lumpur   South Korea has said it believes the North Korean regime is involved in the murder of Kim Jong-nam.   North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s half-brother was killed at Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur airport last week.   “We ...

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The media doesn’t report the truth, reporters are part of the corrupt system and they have their own agenda – President Trump

US President Donald Trump has launched another fierce attack on the media at a “campaign rally for America” event in the state of Florida.   He told the crowd in Melbourne the media did not want “to report the truth” and had their own agenda.   He also defended the achievements of his presidency so far, insisting that a spirit ...

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Swedish citizens react as President Trump mistook Pakistani terror attack for Sweden [LOOK]

During another ferocious attack on the media on Saturday evening, US President Donald Trump cited a non-existent incident in Sweden, baffling many – not least Swedes. “You look at what’s happening in Germany, you look at what’s happening last night in Sweden. Sweden, who would believe this. Sweden. They took in large numbers. They’re having problems like they never thought ...

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Shortage of Human Brains: US scientists urge more people to donate their brains for research after they die

Scientists are appealing for more people to donate their brains for research after they die. They say they are lacking the brains of people with disorders such as depression and post-traumatic stress disorder. In part, this shortage results from a lack of awareness that such conditions are due to changes in brain wiring. The researchers’ aim is to develop new ...

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North Korea rejects autopsy result of Kim Jong Un’s assassinated half-brother

North Korea has said it would “categorically reject’’ the result of a post-mortem carried out to determine the cause of death of Kim Jong Nam. Nam was the estranged half-brother of leader Kim Jong Un, who died under mysterious circumstances in Kuala Lumpur this week. “The Malaysian side forced the postmortem without our permission,” North Korea’s ambassador to Malaysia, Kang ...

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The Holocaust under Hitler succeeded from the emergence and circulation of fake news [MUST READ]

Think fake news is a new phenomenon? Think again. Dr David Clarke from Sheffield Hallam University looks at a 100-year-old story that fooled the world. Punch’s cartoon about the so-called cadaver factory Fake news, false stories that masquerade as real news are not new. In the spring of 1917 some of Britain’s most influential newspapers published a gruesome story that ...

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