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Thursday, March 30, 2017

Carly’s Law introduced to Federal Parliament to protect minors from online predators...

Young Australians will have greater protection from online predators, with new laws introduced to federal parliament. Dubbed 'Carly's Law', the changes will give police powers to intervene before onl...

Toyota recalls 2.9 million vehicles globally over airbags

Toyota Motor on Thursday said it was recalling a total of about 2.9 million vehicles in Japan, China, Oceania and other regions including its Corolla Axio sedan and RAV4 SUV crossover due to potentia...

Dead bull shark found in aftermath of Cyclone Debbie

Tourists and staff on Hamilton Island are being evacuated after the Whitsunday island's airstrip reopened following Cyclone Debbie. Deputy Premier Jackie Trad said evacuations had begun from the isla...

Peruvian Airlines jet catches fire at airport

A Peruvian Airlines jetliner with 141 people on board burst into flames and skidded to a stop after its landing gear collapsed, according to reports. Terrifying video of the incident shows a long tra...

Ivanka Trump to be assistant to US president

The Trump administration sought to block former acting attorney general Sally Yates from testifying in the House investigation of possible links between Russian officials and Donald Trump's campaign,...

Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie leaves destruction across Queensland, Australia

Authorities have made the unprecedented decision to close at least 600 state schools in southeast Queensland due to bad weather caused by ex-tropical Cyclone Debbie. All schools from Agnes Water to t...

Seoul court decides what to do with former president Park

South Korea's ousted president Park Geun-Hye (front partially obscured) leaves her home for a hearing to decide whether she should be arrested over the corruption and abuse of power scandal that brou...

Senate Support for Legal Assistance Funding

The bill was moved by Labor senator Doug Cameron and - unusually - will now head to the House of Representatives, where the government is likely to use its slim majority to vote it down. By. James El...

Former CIA director warns North Korea could kill 90% of US

The following article is entirely the opinion of Norman Byrd and does not reflect the views of the Inquisitr. There is likely a misconception prevalent among the American people that North Korea, a n...

James Campbell: Politician jaunts can’t happen again

Former speaker Bronwyn Bishop has defiantly insisted she did nothing wrong after she paid back more than $6,700 in expenses - including travel for three weddings. The disgraced former Liberal MP, fro...

Trump’s First 100 Days: An investigation, and a revelation on the ‘dossierR...

Here's where things stand heading into Day 70 of the Trump administration: The Republican and Democratic leaders of the Senate Intelligence Committee stood side by side on Wednesday to address its in...

Passenger plane bursts into flames in Peru

A Boeing jet operated by Peruvian Airlines caught fire on Tuesday while landing at an airport near the Andean town of Jauja in central Peru after it swerved on the runway. The right wing of the Peruv...

Fight for Mosul: IS forces families into booby-trapped buildings, say officials

Mosul (IraqiNews.com) The Iraqi Federal Police command said Wednesday its forces killed the so-called “health minister” of the Islamic State in central Mosul's Old City district, as operations procee...

Cockatoo taken into care after copping the brunt of Cyclone Debbie’s fury

The lil' flapper has peeked out of its swaddling at an Airlie Beach motel. Bulletin reporter John Anderson reckons our sulphur crested has been a point of interest at their current accommodation, and...

Opposition swings crossbenchers to block Coalition’s penalty rates cut

If you are a parent who was hoping those incessant gambling ads would be banned during sporting broadcasts, and were pinning your hopes on senator Nick Xenophon's private member's bill to ban them — ...

Germany’s Merkel: talks on British divorce terms first, then ‘hopefully soon&#...

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's Merkel: talks on British divorce terms first, then 'hopefully soon' on future relationship. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be ...

Gibraltar’s future on the ROCKS after Theresa May triggers Article 50

The Gibraltar Football Association counts the Spanish FA among “its closest allies” in both UEFA and FIFA, the President of the GFA said yesterday. Michael Llamas, QC, who is also Gibraltar's Attorne...

North Korea could be preparing for a fresh nuclear test

North Korea could be in the last stages of preparation to launch a sixth nuclear test, satellite images taken at the site in Punggye-ri show. A US based think-tank, 38 North reported on Tuesday (28 M...

NGOs under attack for saving too many lives in the Mediterranean

About 146 migrants are feared missing after their boat capsized after leaving Libya, according to a Gambian man who was rescued following the disaster, the United Nations' refugee agency said on Wedn...

16-year-old migrant survives sinking in which 146 are feared drowned

ROME, March 29 (Reuters) - A rubber boat packed with migrants sank in the Mediterranean and the presumed sole survivor - a 16-year-old Gambian boy - told rescuers he believed all other passengers dro...