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Uber Warns Of New Year's Eve Price Surges

The worst surges were in Cronulla with some areas up to 7.6 times while the Northern Beaches were slugged more than 500 per cent more than norma...

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Taiwan president says more infrastructure spending possible to boost economy

Tsai's office declined to comment on whether she will be meeting US President-elect Donald Trump or members of his team, but according to the US...

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That's Sir to you: Andy Murray knighted

Mr Farah said, "I'm so happy to be awarded this incredible honour from the country that has been my home since I moved here at the age of eight"...

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Australian police charge man for threatening New Year's Eve celebrations in Sydney

Around one and a half million people were expected to pack the Australian city's harbour area to see 7 million Australian dollars (5.04 million ...

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Modi gives farmers, poor New Year hope

On November 8, prime Minister announced to demonetize Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 notes to curb the black money generation and fake currency. The BJP...

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Search for Greece's envoy missing in Brazil continues

Ms Amiridis was being interrogated at a police station on Friday in connection with her husband's disappearance. Police reportedly suspect it is...

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Serena Williams engaged to to Mr Reddit

According to her short Reddit jingle she posted, this whole trip sounds like it was quite a surprise for Serena . A little late . Someone ha...

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Berlin attacker took bus from Netherlands to France

German police have released the second person they had arrested on suspicion of being linked to Anis Amri, the Berlin truck attacker. German...

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Iraqi Forces Resume Mosul Offensive

The commander of the Mosul Operations, Major General Najm al-Jabouri, also said the Army is moving toward an area that separates the villages of...

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Russian Federation denies reports of retaliation against new U.S. sanctions

The school serves children of U.S., British and Canadian embassy personnel and is chartered by the respective embassies in Moscow. "That's a lie...

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Dense fog: Flight operations disturbed at Amritsar International airport

The flights delayed included domestic and worldwide flights; Amritsar bound New Delhi-Amritsar Air India flight was delayed by eight hours while...

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Police seize $360 million of cocaine, arrest 15

The combined seized amounts of drugs were worth about $260 million, making it Australia's greatest haul from one drug cartel. The former sport...

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Tame draw looms in Boxing Day Test

West Australian all-rounder Hilton Cartwright had been drafted into the squad after concerns frontline pacemen Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood ...

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US Sold $40 Billion in Weapons in 2015, Topping Global Market

Indeed, as of 2015 they are responsible for fully half of all exports, $40 billion out of an $80 billion global market . US weapons sales in...

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Japan strengthens measures to prevent deaths by overwork

Takahashi's death. Dentsu acknowledged Takahashi's treatment was like harassment because her records showed monthly overtime within company re...

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Former Argentine leader Kirchner charged in corruption case

Also named was businessman Lazaro Baez , whose company, Austral Construcciones, is accused of benefiting from irregular contracts. Once open, p...

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Zaha gets Ivory Coast call-up

The tournament starts on January 14 but the Eagles have managed to clear that Zaha stays with his club until after next Tuesday's home game agai...

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Auto bomb kills four at Communist Party compound in China

Four terrorists have been killed in Xinjiang province in Western China after driving a vehicle into a government building and setting off an exp...

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Kerry Says Netanyahu's Settlement Stance Risks Middle East Peace

Settlement growth, including in areas far from East Jerusalem, means the prospects for a diplomatic solution are being "narrowed", Kerry said ...

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White House preparing response to Russian election interference

One option, said a USA government official who has participated in discussions on possible retaliation, would be leaking material on Russian off...

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PM Narendra Modi to unveil Char Dham development programme in Dehradun

The government had while announcing the demonetisation of the old currency allowed holders to either exchange them or deposit in bank and post o...

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Gunmen abduct Iraqi journalist from her Baghdad home

Al-Qaisi, a veteran journalist and an employee of the Iraqi Culture Ministry, is a leading critic of the country's endemic corruption. It is n...

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Erdogan: Turkish President claims US-led forces have supported ISIS

A political analyst welcomed Turkey's decision to participate in political negotiations to end the crisis in Syria, saying Ankara's interaction ...

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Trump's Choice for White House Communications Aide Withdraws

In an interview with Providence, RI CBS affiliate WPRI, incoming White House press secretary Sean Spicer emphasized the role President-elect...

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Rogue seal quelled in suburban Tasmania

The 200kg seal, which Tasmania Police nicknamed "Mr Lou-Seal", was first spotted in the middle of the road around 5.45am. Animal control offic...

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