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Cessation of N Korea threats essential for talks: Tillerson
Cessation of N Korea threats essential for talks: Tillerson India TodayEarthquake hits Indonesia's Java island, deaths reported The HinduNorth Korea must 'earn its way back to table,' Tillerson tells UN The New Indian ExpressGormley: Here's the other reason to fear North Korea Ottawa CitizenT...
Storm over Sunny Leone event scheduled on New Year's Eve
Storm over Sunny Leone event scheduled on New Year's Eve The Hindu"Don't Bring Sunny Leone Here, Organise New Year's Events Related To Kannada Culture": Karnataka Minister NDTVNo permission given for Sunny Leone's event, says K'taka govt Business StandardFull coverage
Man kills wife, disposes of body in Mussoorie
Man kills wife, disposes of body in Mussoorie The StatesmanFull coverage
Retailers hail government move to subsidise MDR
Retailers hail government move to subsidise MDR Economic TimesGovt. to return MDR to boost digital payments The HinduFresh MDR bait to push debit cards The TelegraphNo MDR charges on debit card payments up to Rs 2000 for 2 years starting Jan 1 Moneycontrol.comFull coverage
Deadly earthquake strikes Indonesian island of Java
Deadly earthquake strikes Indonesian island of Java The GuardianEarthquake hits Indonesia's Java, at least one casualty ABC Online6.9-magnitude earthquake jolts Indonesia Business StandardFull coverage
Dutch police open fire on man with knife at Schiphol airport
Dutch police open fire on man with knife at Schiphol airport The New Indian ExpressDutch police shoot man with a knife at Amsterdam airport Hindustan TimesAmsterdam's Schiphol airport: Police shoot knifeman BBC NewsMan with knife shot at Schiphol Airpory NL TimesFull coverage
Trump wraps up week with attacks on FBI and US immigrants: 'The worst people'
Trump wraps up week with attacks on FBI and US immigrants: 'The worst people' The GuardianDonald Trump wants merit-based immigration programme The Indian ExpressTrump attacks the FBI but says he's loyal to police in speech to the Bureau The IndependentFull coverage
Rajasthan High Court sets guidelines for religious conversion
Rajasthan High Court sets guidelines for religious conversion The New Indian ExpressRajasthan HC sets guidelines to check 'forced conversion of religion' Hindustan TimesNow notifying govt prior to interfaith marriage, religious conversion mandatory in Rajasthan Zee NewsFull coverage
BJP president Amit Shah makes quiet debut in Rajya Sabha
BJP president Amit Shah makes quiet debut in Rajya Sabha Economic TimesWinter Session: Disruptions mar Rajya Sabha proceedings on first day The New Indian ExpressPak meet row: Unfazed by protests, BJP-led NDA to take on Opposition in Parliament The Indian ExpressFull coverage
Three killed in slab collapse at Mumbai's Zaveri Bazaar building
Three killed in slab collapse at Mumbai's Zaveri Bazaar building Hindustan Times3 dead, one missing in south Mumbai building-collapse Business StandardUnder-repair building collapses in Mumbai's Zaveri Bazaar; two dead, two still missing FirstpostFull coverage
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Don't be a martyr to housework in the holidays
Does anyone really think gold reindeer on the Christmas table is a good idea? If the holiday season is wearing you out, why not opt for beer and pizza instead.
Renters should be allowed to list their homes on Airbnb
Subletting my home on Airbnb is one of my plans to bring me closer to buying my own home. So why won't governments support this, asks Koraly Dimitriadis.
The best Christmas TV episodes trump Love Actually for festive viewing
Forget Love Actually. The true joy of Christmas comes from television. Here are 10 of the best episodes of festive cheer, according to Ben Pobjie.
The 'China factor' is an unknown in the Bennelong by-election — but it's a big issue for Australia
Bennelong has a high proportion of voters with a Chinese background, but will that really impact the outcome? And how does it relate to rising Government concern about foreign interference in Australia?
Bennelong by-election reaches fever pitch, Turnbull's majority at stake
Australia's political class is holding its breath today over the result of the crucial by-election, that could not only determine the future of the Government but also the fate of its leader, Malcolm Turnbull.
Aussies tipping Smith to make England pay on day three at the WACA
Usman Khawaja warns England Steve Smith has a big century in store on day three of the third Test in Perth after the Australia captain got into a "little zone" to be on the cusp of another ton.
Smith exemplary as Australia holds firm with the bat on day two
Steve Smith's serene, unbeaten 92 keeps Australia competitive on day two at the WACA with another masterful display with the bat in the third Ashes Test.
China says Australia disrupting 'stability and peace' in South China Sea
China's Navy Chief reportedly tells his Australian counterpart that Australia has gone against "peace and stability" in the South China Sea, as satellite images show evidence of more island-building in the disputed area.
'I'm going to Canberra': For abuse survivor Rob Walsh, the fight for justice hasn't ended
Rob Walsh was abused as a boy in Ballarat by two of Australia's most notorious paedophiles. He has been heartened by the royal commission's proposals, and is preparing to fight to see them implemented.
Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, by the numbers
After five years, 1,200 witness accounts and more than 8,000 private sessions with survivors, the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has come to a close. Here are some of the numbers revealed in the 17 volumes that make up the final report.
Giant 'Swamp King' Fish Rescued From Flood
Hagfish Survive Attacks With Loose Skin and Lots of Slime
Five Ways Wildlife Won in 2017
China shutting down its ivory market and Instagram cracking down on harmful selfies are some of this year’s victories over wildlife crime and exploitation.
Deep-Sea Predators Revealed in 30 Years of Footage
First Alien Star System With Eight Planets Found
Irish Ancestry Surprises Revealed by New DNA Map
Rare Aztec Map Reveals a Glimpse of Life in 1500s Mexico
Climate Change Likely Supercharged Hurricane Harvey
East Antarctic Ice Has a Wild Past. It May Be a Harbinger
Human-Size Penguin Fossils Discovered