Didier Drogba announces today will be his last ever game for ChelseaIn an interview with the Chelsea website, Drogba announced his intention to leave Stamford Bridge this summer
Malaysia home minister 'says mass graves found'Kuala Lumpur (AFP) - Malaysia's home minister has announced that mass graves have been found in the country's north near detention camps run by human traffickers, a report said Sunday.Home Minister Zahid Hamidi was quoted by The Star newspaper's website as saying the graves were found along the bord
Here's how George W. Bush handled the big question that's dogging JebFormer Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) could learn a lessen from his older brother on how to field questions about the Bush family political dynasty. As Bush considers a 2016 presidential bid, he has tried to insist "I am my own man," in order to differentiate himself from his older brother, fo
Iran grants 'managed' access to military sitesIranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi said that the country has agreed to grant the International Atomic Energy Agency a "managed" access to its military sites.
Kazakhstan intends to connect Europe and AsiaA number of important and interesting proposals and initiatives were made at the eighth Astana Economic Forum.
Iranian speaker says implementation of Additional Protocol requires parliament approvalIranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani has said that the implementation of Additional Protocol requires the parliament's approval, Javad Karimi Ghoddousi, the member of the Iranian Parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission, said.
Ethiopia Goes to the PollsEthiopia's ruling Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front ( EPRDF ) party, in power for more than two decades, is expected to be the big winner Sunday in the country's general election. Analysts say Prime Minister Hailemarian Desalegn is certain to retain his office. Initial resu
Women Activists for Peace Cross Korean DMZCrossing the Korean peninsula's demilitarized zone is normally strictly forbidden for all travelers. However, the governments of North and South Korea gave an international delegation of women peace activists permission to pass through the heavily fortified boarder Sunday. But some critics say their
VIDEO: Man sought after three found deadA murder investigation is under way after the bodies of a man, a woman and a six-year-old girl were found at a house in Didcot, Oxfordshire.
VIDEO: 'We want EU reforms' - Harriet HarmanActing Labour leader Harriet Harman says the party has dropped its opposition to a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU.
ScottHarrison published Labour performs U turn over EU referendumLabour has dropped its opposition to an in/out referendum on EU membership, the party's acting leader has said. Acting leader Harriet Harman said her party would now support David Cameron's planned referendum bill, clearing a path for a UK-wide ballot by the end of 2017. It marks an about-turn for
ScottHarrison published Cameron signals ministers will face further five year pay freezeGovernment ministers will face a further five years of frozen pay as David Cameron insists that "we will all play our part" in balancing the books. The move will save £4 million by 2020 and the Prime Minister said it sent a clear signal that he was intent on showing that his "all in this toge
ScottHarrison commented Lord Dannatt: UK must consider sending in ground troops to combat...A former head of the Army has called on the Government to "think the previously unthinkable" and consider sending ground troops to combat Islamic State (IS) in Syria and Iraq. Lord Dannatt, the former chief of the general staff, said he felt air strikes had "failed" to stop the advance of the extre
Police hunt for tattooed man after finding three dead bodies, including girl, 6Police in England are hunting for a man with a distinctive spider tattoo after a man, woman and young girl were found dead.
Gardaí to conduct door-to-door interviews to investigate Dublin body findGardaí are going door-to-door in Rathcoole in Dublin today after the discovery of a body there yesterday.
McLeish enters Labour 'bullying' rowScottish Labour MSP Ken Macintosh needs to "spell out" his accusations against the "party machine", a former first minister tells the BBC.
Rushanara Ali goes for deputy leaderLabour MP Rushanara Ali tells the BBC she is entering the deputy leadership race, and will "start by going after UKIP voters who left Labour".
Labour to back EU referendum billActing leader Harriet Harman says Labour has dropped its opposition to an "in/out" vote on the UK's EU membership, and will now back the government's referendum bill.
Nepal flood alert after landslideThousands flee their homes in western Nepal following a landslide which blocked a river, causing fears of flash flooding.
Malaysia finds 'migrant' mass gravesAuthorities in Malaysia find several mass graves near the border with Thailand suspected of containing the bodies of trafficked migrants.
Newcastle woman makes shortlist of just 10 in international art competition with a elephant-painting...Public votes will decide if admin worker's design wins her overseas trip to attend event by Elephant Parade conservation charity
Premier League Final Day: Live Scores app on Survival SundayIt's Premier League Final Day and we're about to be treated to a host of last-day fixtures. Just a few on the agenda are Hull vs. Man Utd, Chelsea vs. Sunderland, and Arsenal vs. West Brom, and the kickoff time for all of the today's matches is 3pm. If you want to keep up with […] Th
Tusker's Situma hopeful of title run-inFormer Sofapaka and AFC Leopards defender reveals the brewers' strong faith in chasing for the crown despite trailing league leaders by eleven points
Irreplaceable Petr Cech ready to leave Chelsea as one of their all-time greatsThe Czech international has been one of Chelsea's most dependable players over the last decade and will leave as the club's greatest ever shot stopper...
Today in History for May 24thHighlights of this day in history: Samuel Morse opens America's first telegraph line; Four men sentenced for the 1993 World Trade Center bombing; Britain's Queen Victoria born; The Brooklyn Bridge opens; Singer-songwriter Bob Dylan born. (May 24)
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Vic Country stuns Metro after sirenVIC COUNTRY’S Jy Simpkin kicked a goal after the siren to snatch victory against Metro in their opening match of the U18 national championships.
'Bully' bombshell sets phones ringingPREMIER Daniel Andrews stood grimly before a press pack yesterday to deliver a bombshell about one of his ministers who had only been in the job for six months.
Melbourne Zoo gorilla dies after attackMELBOURNE Zoo is mourning the loss of its gorilla Julia, who died after being attacked by another gorilla inside their enclosure.
Unrest follows US police acquittalUS police say they have made multiple arrests in protests in Cleveland after an officer was cleared over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black couple.
Arrests in Cleveland as policeman cleared over shooting deathsA US police officer was cleared of all charges in the 2012 shooting of two unarmed black suspects, sparking riots late Saturday that saw at least three arrests, police said. The protests in Cleveland broke out minutes after Michael Brelo, a white...
'Catastrophic' Flooding Hits Oklahoma, TexasFlash floods forced more than 1,000 evacuations and numerous rescues across Oklahoma and Texas, as officials warned of "historic" rising waters still to come on Sunday.
Women activists denied bid to walk across DMZ dividing KoreasInternational women activists have been denied an attempt to walk across the Demilitarized Zone dividing North and South Korea, but allowed to cross by bus.
Sweden wins Eurovision Song Contest with 'Heroes'Sweden have won Eurovision for the sixth time thanks to Måns Zelmerlöw’s performance of Heroes.
His passionate rendition, combined with the most extensive use of computer graphics won over the public as well as the press corps.
“The biggest applause of the