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Australia’s Prime Minister-elect Anthony Albanese is a politician molded by his humble start to life as the only child of a single mother who raised him on a pension in gritty inner-Sydney suburbia
Animal lured with “a pile of grain, oil and pastries” before being killed, according to officials in the state
Job Witton, who has died aged 103, escaped from captivity several times in the Second World War and was awarded a Military Medal.
Monkeypox, which is related to the now eradicated smallpox virus, is endemic in parts of west and central Africa
LIFEBOAT crews rushed to help the medical evacuation of a patient from Green Island.
The documentary was completed by co-director Hanna Bilobrava after her fiancee and director Mantas Kvedaravičius was arrested and reportedly killed by Russian forces.
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Three rescued loggerhead turtles are released into the Mediterranean off the Tunisian coastal city of Sfax, one, named Marwa, with a tracking beacon glued to its shell to help researchers better protect the threatened species.
Community leader calls on government to work with locals in wildlife-rich northern Botswana to launch tourism enterprises
The Game of Thrones creator was speaking exclusively to The Independent during the Santa Fe Literary Festival
Democratic nominee for Pennsylvania governor says if Mastriano wins he could wield power to choose his own slate of electors and overturn presidential election results
Carpet bombing is indiscriminate - devastatingly destructive and utterly random. The town in eastern Ukraine's Donbas has seen its topography alter dramatically in the last 72 hours as the Russians intensify their assault on the region.
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YORK City have sealed a return to the National League after a five-season absence from the fifth-tier of English football.
The Labor Party has not been in office since 2013
Don Winslow says Joe Biden 'saved democracy' in America
North-east Bangladesh's worst floods in nearly 20 years began receding on Sunday, but rescue workers were struggling to help millions marooned by extreme weather across the region that has killed around 60 people.
The scientist said Earth may be the only place in the universe with life forms intelligent enough to form civilisation.
NEW YORK (Reuters) -Global health officials have sounded the alarm over rising cases in Europe and elsewhere of monkeypox, a type of viral infection more common to west and central Africa. As of Saturday, 92 confirmed cases and 28 suspected cases of monkeypox have been reported from 12 member states that are not endemic for the virus, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). The U.N. agency said it expects to identify more cases of monkeypox as it expands surveillance in countries where the disease is not typically found, and will provide further guidance and recommendations in coming days for countries on how to mitigate the spread of monkeypox.
The Kremlin has previously blacklisted Joe Biden, Secretary of State Antony Blinken and CIA chief William Burns