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'They Want you to Fear Them': Waleed Aly Calls for Unity Against ISIS in Viral Video

Last edited 17th November 2015

In a video that have been viewed more than 11 million times on Facebook and gone viral around the world, Aly spoke passionately against ISIS and call for people to stick together in the face of fear. "ISIL's weak. I know it doesn't look like that now, but it's the truth," he said.

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Paris Attacks: More than 120 Killed in Concert Hall Siege, Bombings and Shootings; Suspected Terrorists Dead

Last edited 15th November 2015

More than 120 people have been killed in a series of coordinated terrorist attacks across Paris, including a massacre at a rock concert. The Bataclan concert hall in eastern Paris was playing host to sold out crowds who had turned out to see US rock band Eagles of Death Metal on Friday night (local time).


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Beirut Attacks: Suicide Bombers Kill Dozens in Shia Suburb

Last edited 12th November 2015

At least 37 people have been killed and 181 wounded in two suicide bomb attacks in a residential area of the Lebanese capital, Beirut, officials say. The bombers blew themselves up in a busy street in the southern suburb of Burj al-Barajneh, a stronghold of the Shia Islamist Hezbollah movement.

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Catholic Bishops Called to Answer in Anti-Discrimination Test Case

Last edited 12th November 2015

News just in is that the Tasmanian anti-discrimination Commissioner will investigate ALL AUSTRALIAN CATHOLIC BISHOPS for their role in distributing the Don't Mess With Marriage booklet in Catholic schools.


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Vatican Arrests High Ranking Monsignor and Lay Woman Over Leaked Documents

Last edited 4th November 2015

The Vatican Gendarmerie has arrested and interrogated a senior Vatican official and a lay woman regarding "the removal and dissemination of news and confidential documents."


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Russian Plane Crash: Four Main Theories as to what Caused Airbus 321 to Break up Mid-air

Last edited 2nd November 2015

Russian airline Kogalymavia has blamed “external factors” for what caused a plane carrying 224 people to crash over Egypt killing all on board, as four main theories emerge over the tragic event.


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Seven Killed in Violence in Central African Republic

Last edited 28th October 2015

At least seven people have been killed in attacks perpetrated by Muslim and Christian factions in the Central African Republic, according to reports. Agence France-Presse (AFP) report that the country’s interim government has announced that violence flared on Monday when gunmen launched an attack on members of the Union for Peace in Central African Republic (UPC), a faction of the majority Muslim Seleka rebel alliance, in the capital city Bangui.


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Synod Declaration on the Middle East, Africa and Ukraine

Last edited 25th October 2015

"Gathered around the Holy Father Francis, we the Synod Fathers, along with the fraternal Delegates and Auditors participating in the 14th Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, turn our thoughts to all the families of the Middle East. For years now, due to bloody conflicts, they have been victims of unspeakable atrocities. Their conditions of life have been further aggravated in recent months and weeks."


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A Strange Piece Of Space Junk Will Crash Back To Earth Next Month

Last edited 25th October 2015

A strange piece of space junk — appropriately designated WT1190F — has cycled back in its orbit and will topple back to Earth in November. We know it is about 2m long.It seems to be hollow — or at least bent. We know it is on an orbit that lobbed it far beyond the moon. Otherwise, we have no idea what it is — or who put it up there.


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Korean Families Torn Apart by War Meet Again after 60 Years

Last edited 22nd October 2015

Nearly 400 mostly elderly and frail South Koreans held a tearful, emotionally fraught ­reunion yesterday with family members in North Korea, more than 60 years after they were separated by war. After crossing the heavily militarised border in a convoy of buses, the families from the South were driven to meet their relatives in North Korea’s Mount Kumgang resort.

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