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A Palestinian rescue workers search for victims in a building destroyed by an Israeli air strike in Rafah in Rafah in the southern of Gaza strip.
Gaza   Hamas   Israel   Photos   Wikipedia: 2014 IsraelGaza conflict  
No overnight solutions for Gaza
UP until a few days ago I had never heard of the Houthis, a tribal group who control a large chunk of north western Yemen. This remarkable lot have fought successfully against al-Qa’ida and held... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb) The Australian
Alexander Hug, deputy head of the OSCE mission to Ukraine, center, and his colleagues examine a map as they discuss the situation around the site of the crashed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, in the city of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine Wednesday, July 30, 2014.
Airline Disaster   MH17 Flight   Photos   Ukrainian Crisis   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17  
International monitors reach MH17 crash site after days of fighting in eastern Ukraine
Dutch and Australian experts accompanied by a team of international monitors on Thursday reached the crash site of downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 after days of fierce fighting that had stopped t... (photo: AP / Dmitry Lovetsky) South China Morning Post
U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon speaks during a press conference with the Jordanian Foreign Minister, Nasser Judeh, on the war in Gaza, at the foreign ministry compound, in Amman, Jordan, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Offering the first glimmer of hope for a Gaza cease-fire, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday said negotiations to broker a truce between Israel and Hamas militants are making some progress even if an end to more than two weeks of bloodshed is nowhere near. Ban said he and Kerry were jointly lobbying officials in the region to push Hamas and Israel to a cease-fire as soon as possible. Ban calls for end to fighting near MH17 crash site
The appeal came after investigators and forensic teams from the Netherlands, Australia and Malaysia were forced to turn back for the fourth consecutive day, due to fighting. | UN Secretary-General Ban... (photo: AP / Mohammad Hannon) Khaleej Times
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Ukrainian soldiers patrol on a checkpoint outside Slovyansk, Ukraine, Thursday, May 29, 2014. Rebels in eastern Ukraine shot down a government military helicopter Thursday amid heavy fighting around the eastern city of Slovyansk, killing 14 soldiers including a general, Ukraine's leader said. Ukrainian 'seizes Avdiivka' in rebel Donetsk stronghold
Ukraine says it has seized a key town near the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, as fighting intensifies in the east. | Pro-Russia separatists were driven out of Avdiivka on Wednesday, the army says. The s... (photo: AP / Efrem Lukatsky) BBC News
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Sipiso Piso Waterfall. Haiti tipped as the next hot destination on the rise
IT’S got bright blue waterfalls, white sand beaches, incredible caves, a World Heritage listed historic site and a vibrant, artistic culture. | Welcome to a country... (photo: WN / Periasamy) The Australian
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Swimming Pool in Water Park Tembesi - full attraction for visitors with various water games and also provide gymnastic room and free internet (WIFI) Sunshine Coast tourism ready to roll out the barrels
A $90 million water park proposed for the Sunshine Coast could pitch the region against the Gold Coast for a greater share of the thrill tourism market. | Also in this st... (photo: WN / Emico Silalahi) The Australian
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A Palestinians inspect is the aftermath of an Israeli air strike in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on June 15, 2014. Israeli war jets on Saturday night carried out a series of intensive and successive airstrikes on various military targets in southern, central and northern Gaza Strip. Photo by Ahmed Deeb / WN Gazans reel under ‘tsunami of destruction’
AMR Oda was kneeling and weeping in front of the ruins of his destroyed house when Gaza’s latest tentative ceasefire fell apart. | As the sound of exploding tank sh... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb) The Australian
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British singer Lily Allen performs at the Manchester Academy, Manchester, England, Sunday March 15, 2009 'I Just Eat A Lot Of Crisps': Lily Allen Admits Weight Loss Is Result Of Junk Food Diet
Lily Allen has been flaunting her impressive weight loss in a number of revealing stage outfits recently but for those wanting tips as to how she has shed the pounds, the... (photo: AP / Jon Super) Entertainment Wise
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Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during an interview with John Daniszewski, the Associated Press's Senior Managing Editor for International News during an AP interview at Putin's Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013. Putin may be sued for MH17 crash
London, July 28: | Russian President Vladimir Putin could be sued for allegedly supporting the pro-Russian separatists thought responsible for the downing of Malaysian ai... (photo: AP / Alexander Zemlianichenko) The Siasat Daily
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Australia gives $4.7 million for Gaza relief Australia gives $4.7 million for Gaza relief
The Australian government is providing five million Australian dollars (4.7 million $) in urgent humanitarian assistance to Gaza, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop announced ... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb) The Hindu
Australia Aid to Gaza   Gaza Ceasefire   Hamas Militants   Photos   Wikipedia: 2014 IsraelGaza conflict  
Vincenzo Nibali Nibali lead sets up Tour victory for Italy
ITALIAN rider Vincenzo Nibali secured Tour de France victory yesterday as Germany’s Tony Martin dominated the penultimate 20th stage time trial and the host nation ... (photo: AP / Christophe Ena) The Australian
Cycling   Photos   Tour de France 2014   Vincenzo Nibali   Wikipedia: Vincenzo Nibali  
Kanye West 5 West coming south but North is unlikely
Kanye West fans, rejoice: the self-proclaimed rap megastar is heading to New Zealand later this year. | The 21-time Grammy Award winner, who is bringing his YEEZUS tour t... (photo: Creative Commons / Shahril Affandi Radzali) Stuff
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A Palestinian rescue workers search for victims in a building destroyed by an Israeli air strike in Rafah in Rafah in the southern of Gaza strip.
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