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8
Dec

North Pole explorers complete epic trek

Image copyrightMike Horn websiteImage caption Boerge Ousland eating breakfast near the North Pole last month Two explorers who trekked hundreds of miles at the North Pole and were running out of food have reached safety after an epic journey across the ice…

8
Dec

Ex-Australia PM ‘hushed up daughter’s rape claim’

Image copyrightGetty ImagesImage caption Rosslyn (far left) pictured with Bob Hawke and his wife Hazel in 1987 The daughter of former Australian PM Bob Hawke has alleged she was raped in the 1980s but he asked her to stay silent to avoid harming his career…

8
Dec

The appetising art driving people bananas…

The appetising art driving people bananas…

8
Dec

More than 30 dead in Delhi factory fire

More than 30 people killed in fire at factory in Indian capital Delhi This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the fullest version. You can receive Breaking News on a smartphone or tab…

8
Dec

North Korea carries out ‘very important test’

Image copyrightAFPImage caption North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un (centre) has so far been tight-lipped about the latest test North Korea says it has carried out a “very important test” at a satellite-launching site. The KCNA state news agency said the re…

8
Dec

House report builds case for Trump impeachment

Media captionHow US law professors teach impeachment House Democrats have laid out the constitutional grounds for their case to impeach President Donald Trump, as the process gathers pace. A report by the judiciary committee setting out the legal and histor…

8
Dec

Russia’s athletes wait in fear of fresh world doping ban

Image copyrightAFPImage caption It is likely to be several more years before Russia’s Olympians are allowed to compete again under their national flag Russia has become the master of denial in recent years. From military incursions to hacking to assassinat…

8
Dec

QAnon supporters happy with Fox News segment on conspiracy theory – Business Insider

A Fox News segment explaining the QAnon conspiracy was received positively online by its supporters, who believe President Donald Trump is secretly conducting an operation to expose Hillary Clinton and other prominent Democrats for running a satanic child sex…

8
Dec

Biggest scientific discoveries of the 2010s decade: photos – Business Insider

Biggest scientific discoveries of the 2010s decade: photos – Business Insider

8
Dec

Uighur Dutch woman, Asiye Abdulaheb, admits Xinjiang cable leak role – Business Insider

A Uighur Dutch woman has revealed herself as being involved in the leak of an explosive cache of documents outlining how the Chinese government rounds up, detains, and controls its Muslim minority in the western region of Xinjiang. The 24 pages of internal C…