Surrogate mother wants abandoned Baby Gammy's twin back
A Thai surrogate mother left with a Down's syndrome baby who was abandoned by his Australian biological parents has said she would be happy to have the infant's healthy twin returned to her.
Dad of abandoned Gammy 'had child sex conviction'
An Australian man accused of abandoning his surrogate boy in Thailand after learning the baby had Down's syndrome was previously convicted of child sex offences in Australia, it has been alleged.
Australian couple who 'abandoned' surrogate twin with Down's syndrome 'were unaware of his...
The Australian couple at the centre of the much publicised story concerning the apparent abandonment of a surrogate baby with Down’s syndrome have said they were unaware of the child’s existence.
Bangladesh ferry capsizes with 200 passengers aboard
A FERRY with about 200 passengers aboard capsized today in the river Padma southwest of Dhaka and rescue teams took about half of them to safety, the chief of the district administration said.
175 killed and 12,000 homes collapse in massive quake
A STRONG earthquake in southern China's Yunnan province has toppled thousands of homes, killing at least 175 people and injuring over 1,400.
At least nine people killed in huge landslide in Nepal
More than 400,000 Indians face risk of flooding after Nepal landslide
More than 400,000 people in eastern India face the risk of flooding after a landslide that killed at least nine people in neighbouring Nepal, an Indian government official said on Sunday, as thousands were being evacuated.
At least 367 dead after quake hits southwest China
A strong earthquake in southern China's Yunnan province has toppled thousands of homes, killing at least 367 people and injuring more than 1,800.
Surrogate mum: 'I will not give up my disabled baby'
A Thai surrogate mother has declared she will "not give my baby to anybody" and rejected offers to adopt her six-month-old son after an Australian couple refused to take him when they learned he had Down Syndrome.
Loom band charms withdrawn from shelves in UK after testing positive for cancerous chemicals Europe
Large garda presence as gang boss 'Fat' Andy Connors buried in €28k gold-plated coffin Irish News
First robot astronaut 'lonely' in space World News
MI5 discover rogue garda leaking information to IRA Irish News
MI5 discover rogue garda leaking information to IRA
Brendan O'Carroll's Who Do You Think You Are? - 'one of the best ever episodes in the show's 10 year history'
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UK terror threat level raised from 'substantial' to 'severe'
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Electric Picnic 2014: Fun for all the family
Thousands of hedonistic ravers, portaloos and late-night noise levels don't put...
Opinion: Stubbing out e-cigarettes will condemn smokers to death
Earlier this week, the World Health Organisation (WHO)...
VIDEO: China conducts military drills at a training base
The real manuveur of anti-terrorist drill "Peace Mission-2014" is underway at the...
Thousands get splattered in Tomatina tomato fight festival
The streets of a Spanish town were painted red on Wednesday as thousands of people armed...
VIDEO: "Dead" man found alive in body bag in Brazil
A Brazilian man pronounced dead at a hospital on August 25 was...
VIDEO: PCC Shaun Wright refuses to quit over Rotherham scandal
The man at the centre of a damning report into child abuse...
VIDEO: Ukrainian President vows 'roadmap' for peace
The meeting between Petro Poroshenko and Valdimir Putin in Belarus ended with Mr...
VIDEO: Gold necklace thief is caught by shop worker
A man who attempted to steal a gold necklace from a jewellers in China was arrested following a...
VIDEO: Peru police seize 3.3 tonnes of cocaine
Peruvian police say they have seized at least 3.3 tonnes of cocaine.
VIDEO: 'Islamic State fighters' burn marijuana field
Amateur footage posted online purports to show men said to belong to the Islamic State in a...
VIDEO: Ancient Greek tomb uncovered
An ancient Greek tomb, dating back to the time of Alexander the Great, has been uncovered by...
VIDEO: Football fans in Chile attack riot police
Football fans in Chile clash with riot police at Santiago's National Stadium ahead of the A-League...
Face-off: Chinese women wear face-kinis as they go swimming
Funeral of shot US teen Michael Brown
London's Notting Hill Carnival
Over 100 hurt as huge earthquake quake hits California
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Controversial MP George Galloway suffers broken jaw in street attack
The Respect Party has released a photo of controversial MP...
Missing 5-year-old boy with tumour may be in Spain
A five-year-old boy with a brain tumour who was taken from hospital by his parents against...
Jewish group expelled from village
Members of an ultra-Orthodox Jewish group have been forced out of a village in western...
'Credible sources' ensure safety of captured UN peacekeepers in Syria
The plight of dozens of captured United Nations peacekeepers in...
Hong Kong's our affair, warns China
China has sounded a warning against foreign meddling in Hong Kong's politics, ahead of an...
Rescue team frees 11 trapped miners
Eleven of the 24 workers trapped in a Nicaragua gold mine have been rescued and crews are...
IMF board backs probe-quiz Lagarde
The International Monetary Fund has expressed confidence in managing director Christine...
Rebels attack UN peacekeepers
Syrian rebels holding dozens of Fijian UN peacekeepers hostage have attacked Filipino troops in...
Jethro Tull bass man Cornick dies
Glenn Cornick, the original bass player in British rock band Jethro Tull, has died of congestive...
Diana wedding cake slice auctioned
A 33-year-old slice of cake from Charles and Diana's 1981 wedding has sold at a US auction for...