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Two Sydney men charged over alleged airplane terror plot

Two Sydney men charged over alleged airplane terror plot

Both men are scheduled to appear in Sydney's Parramatta Court on Friday morning. A 50-year-old man was released from police custody without charge on Tuesday. Local media on Monday reported that the men, who have not yet been charged, planned to use poisonous gas, or a crude bomb disguised as a meat mincer, although details of the alleged plot have not been confirmed by police.


The extreme heat is likely to make south Asia unlivable by 2100

The extreme heat is likely to make south Asia unlivable by 2100

At a wet-bulb temperature of 35 degrees Celsius ( 95 degrees Fahrenheit ), the human body can not cool itself enough to survive more than a few hours. These regions are also among the poorest in South Asia where a significant part of the population depends on crops requiring long hours of hard work in the fields without protection from the sun.



Japan names new defence, foreign ministers in cabinet revamp

To make the situation worse, Abe's close ally and protege Tomomi Inada stepped down last week as Defence Minister for being involved in covering up information about risks faced by Japanese peacekeeping troops in South Sudan. He is the son of former Chief Cabinet Secretary Yohei Kono, known for Tokyo's 1993 statement that apologized for Japan's wartime sexual slavery. As per the local media reports, Toshimitsu Motegi and Itsunori Onodera , the LDP's policy research council chairman and ...


Netanyahu suspected of bribery, fraud, gag order on all his cases

Netanyahu suspected of bribery, fraud, gag order on all his cases

In light of court-issued gag order, prohibiting news media from reporting details of talks with Harow, none of the disclosures specifically named Netanyahu. Netanyahu is the primary suspect in Case 1000, and a key suspect in Case 2000, apparently making the gag order request the first explicit statement that the prime minister is being investigated as a suspect of those crimes.


Two tons of illegal elephant ivory crushed in Central Park

Two tons of illegal elephant ivory crushed in Central Park

Numerous items were lovely. In addition to the the New York DEC, IFAW and Wildlife Conservation Society , over a dozen other groups that work to save animals, with support from Tiffany and Co., joined the event to raise awareness of the poaching crisis and ivory trade.



White House generals in deal to watch Trump

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly smiles during a meeting with President Donald Trump and members of his Cabinet in the Cabinet Room at the White House, Monday, March 13, 2017, in Washington. Trump loves "my generals"-but only as long as they fawn on him". Kelly first tried to explain to Trump that the admissions were standard - some people had legitimate reasons to visit the country - but the president insisted that it was making him look bad, according to an administration official ...