‘Simply disrespectful’: Auschwitz visitors use railway tracks as ‘balance beam’

The railway tracks leading to Auschwitz. Photo: Shutterstock The Auschwitz Museum has issued a plea to visitors to the former concentration camp to respect the memory of the dead, chastising people who upload photos on social media of them balancing on the railway. Alongside pictures of travellers walking along the tracks, the official Twitter account for […]

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Surrey restrict MCC to 265 on day one of clash in Dubai

Surrey’s Freddie van den Bergh and Conor McKerr conspired to bowl MCC out for 265, despite a half-century from Dan Lawrence on the first day of the Champion County Match in Dubai. After MCC captain Stuart Broad won the toss and opted to bat, McKerr struck early, bowling Dom Sibley and Tom Westley to put […]

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Trump: ‘It was a complete and total exoneration’ – video

Donald Trump is claiming ‘complete and total exoneration’ following the release of a summary of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report into collusion with Russia. The president spoke before boarding Air Force One to return to Washington from Florida on Sunday afternoon. The Justice Department said that Mueller’s investigation did not find evidence that Trump’s campaign […]

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Northern Ireland’s Gobbins Cliff Path is one of the world’s greatest walks

At Carrick-a-Rede you can test your bravery by walking across a short rope bridge to the small island used as a launch site by salmon fisherman in centuries past. Photo: Alamy This journey starts with angry fairies and ends with a magic hill. They’re linked by one of Ireland’s greatest drives – a spectacular coastal road trip that […]

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Video: Watch Zion Williamson Catch Lob, Throw Down 2-Handed Dunk on UCF

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Jhye Richardson suffers dislocated shoulder

Jhye Richardson was set to be ruled out of the remainder of the Pakistan series after dislocating his shoulder in the outfield during the second ODI in Sharjah. He suffered the injury on the fifth ball of the 11th over diving to his left in an attempt to save a boundary in the deep midwicket […]

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Mueller did not find Trump campaign conspired with Russia, attorney general says

Special counsel Robert Mueller found that neither Donald Trump nor any of his aides colluded with Russia during the 2016 election, according to letter delivered to Congress on Sunday by the US attorney general. The letter from William Barr also revealed Mueller was unable to draw a conclusion “one way or the other” on whether […]

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Zimbabwe, Mana Pools: A game park where guests can walk among the wildlife

If Mana Pools were in any other southern African country, it would boast the world-wide kudos of Kenya’s Masai Mara Reserve or Tanzania’s Serengeti.  Brain researchers say that when death is near your life may flash before your eyes. Your life history – all the precious little moments – will explode like tiny video grabs since […]

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Nico Schulz Winner Puts Germany Past Netherlands in 2020 Euro Qualifier

TF-Images/Getty Images Germany began their UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying campaign by beating the Netherlands 3-2 on Sunday to move level on points with the Dutch in Group C. Manchester City marvel Leroy Sane put the visiting side ahead after 15 minutes at the Johan Cruyff Arena in Amsterdam, and Bayern Munich forward Serge Gnabry doubled their […]

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Who is Mohammad Hasnain?

Another fast bowler from Pakistan, what’s new? Mohammad Hasnain is just 18 years old and can clock over 150kph, which is getting people excited. He shot into prominence in the Pakistan Super League, playing for Quetta Gladiators, following his youth career with Pakistan Under-16s and Under-19s. He is from Hyderabad, a city 150km east of […]

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Mueller report: Trump cleared on collusion with Russia – live coverage

5.06pm EDT17:06 Democrat Denny Heck, a member of the House intelligence committee, just took issue on CNN with Trump and his henchfolks’ definitive statements that he has been exonerated on the point of obstruction of justice. Trump, dressed in a dark suit and red tie, on the tarmac with the sound of aircraft engines in […]

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Airline review: Air Tahiti Nui 787 Dreamliner Moana premium economy, Auckland to Papeete

There are 32 seats in the pastel-coloured premium economy cabin decked out in turquoise tones inspired by the colours of a French Polynesian lagoon.   THE ROUTE Auckland to Papeete THE AIRCRAFT Air Tahiti Nui has replaced its older Airbus A340s with Boeing 787 Dreamliners.  Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. It’s one of Air Tahiti Nui’s four […]

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Ben Roethlisberger, Steelers’ ‘Significant’ New Contract Talks Ongoing

Joe Sargent/Getty Images The Pittsburgh Steelers and veteran quarterback Ben Roethlisberger are holding contract extension talks, according to Aditi Kinkhabwala of the NFL Network: Aditi Kinkhabwala @AKinkhabwala The #Steelers contract talks w/ Ben Roethlisberger are “still ongoing,” GM Kevin Colbert said. “This is probably his last contract as an NFL player, so it’s significant” – […]

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Aaron Finch’s career-best 153 not out keeps Australia rolling

Australia 285 for 2 (Finch 153*, Khawaja 88 beat Pakistan 284 for 7 (Rizwan 115, Malik 60 by eight wickets It wasn’t just the same venue; the manner in which the second ODI transpired was strikingly similar to the one that panned out on Friday. Deciding to bat first after winning the toss, Pakistan anchored […]

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Tory coup fails to materialise as Theresa May limps on

If it was a coup, it didn’t last long. Cameras arrived early on Sunday morning outside the houses of David Lidington, the prime minister’s de facto deputy, and Michael Gove, the environment secretary, after two Sunday newspapers reported that one or the other could take over as caretaker prime minister from Theresa May in an […]

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Update: Fatal traffic crash, Ironpot

A nine-year-old girl has died and a six-year-old boy is in a critical condition following a two-vehicle traffic crash at Ironpot near Rockhampton this morning. Preliminary inquiries indicate around 9.30am, two vehicles collided at the intersection of Artillery and Yeppoon roads. The first vehicle, a blue Toyota hatchback contained a 40-year-old Emu Park woman, a […]

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Coldest max temperature in 101 days

With a maximum temperature of 19C forecast today, Adelaide is set to shiver through its coldest day since December 13 last year. It was 16.5C 101 days ago, and since then there hasn’t been a day when the mercury didn’t go beyond 20C. While it may be the coldest maximum temperature today, the minimum is […]

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Wittenoom residents to be forced out as frustration boils over in effort to close deadly site

Updated March 20, 2019 18:02:17 Photo: While closed to the public, Wittenoom Gorge still attracts some tourists and locals. (Supplied: State Library of Western Australia) It is one of Australia’s most deadly towns and described as the most contaminated site in the Southern Hemisphere, but the three remaining residents of Wittenoom have steadfastly refused to […]

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Under-fire St Kent’s cleared to play 1st XV rugby, must stand down poached players

St Kent’s has been criticised by an independent judicial panel for “sustained” poaching of other schools’ rugby players – but has won its case that a threatened match boycott by rivals was a breach of the rugby code. The decision means the private Auckland high school can play in this year’s 1st XV competition but […]

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Democrats Demand Immediate Release Of Mueller Report

Democrats want access to special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election before President Donald Trump has a chance to interfere. In a joint letter from the chairs of six committees in the U.S. House of Representatives, Democrats wrote they expect Attorney General William Barr to make Mueller’s report public […]

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Polls open in first Thai general election since 2014 coup

BANGKOK: Polls opened Sunday for the first Thai election since a 2014 coup, with a high turnout expected among a public who received a cryptic last-minute warning from the Thai king to support “good” leaders to prevent “chaos.” All television stations repeated the rare statement by King Maha Vajiralongkorn moments before polls opened across the […]

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Best Dressed Divas at the 64th Vimal Filmfare Awards 2019

The Filmfare Awards show is an annual gala, where the film fraternity meets to celebrate cinema and the brilliance displayed in the year gone by. The 64th Vimal Filmfare Awards 2019 saw some fantastic wins, elaborate performances and moments that we will cherish for a lifetime. The stars add dollops of glamour and style to […]

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Thai election result looks close, military-backed party takes lead

A military-backed party has taken the lead in Thailand’s first election since a 2014 coup, preliminary results showed on Sunday, suggesting junta leader and Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha could stay in power. With 92 per cent of votes counted, the Palang Pracharat party was first with 7.5 million votes, according to the country’s Election Commission. […]

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Bird on a wire — but is it too cruel?

Desperate farmers have been given a lifeline from flocks of grape-gorging birds with a new-generation scare crow proving highly effective in university trials. But the tactics will be unpalatable for some. The device uses a dead stuffed crow slung underneath a pilotless drone broadcasting bird distress calls to make pests think it has been captured. […]

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