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From toast of town to toxic

“It is important that people can see for themselves what politicians are saying.”

It happens – Jones

One moment he’s the man with all the answers, the next he’s utterly powerless against the vagaries of professional sport

Last of ‘jailed’ whales to be set free

The investigation found a group of more than 100 orcas and belugas trapped in a sea enclosure in dire conditions.

More than a thousand terrorists killed

Afghanistan has been suffering a prolonged confrontation between government forces and the militants of the radical Taliban movement

Solar park one of world’s largest

EBRD is the project’s largest financier, having supported 16 of the 32 plots, all of which are now connected to the national grid

Cargo spacecraft docks with ISS

The delivered cargo includes the AstroRad Vest designed to protect astronauts from radiation caused by unpredictable solar particle events

India’s capital restricts cars as people choke

“I feel like moving out as well because I’m young and I’m still on a stage of building up my life and my career”

Python apparently strangles owner

The 36-year-old woman, who owns about 20 snakes, was found with one of the snakes around her neck.

93-year-old zips down stairlift to nab burglar

When 93-year-old Bernard Smith heard a bump in the night, he decided to investigate – with the help of his trusty stairlift.

Fire on moving train kills 71

Several of the injured had jumped off the train - many to their deaths - after the fire broke out and before it eventually screeched to a halt