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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Bad habits: ‘Nuns’ on the run after failed US bank heist

POLICE are searching for two would-be robbers disguised as nuns, after a failed bank heist in a sleepy Pennsylvania town. Surveillance footage released by the...

Indon police foil Singapore rocket attack by militants

Indonesia police have arrested six militants suspected of plotting to attack Singapore with rockets. Police counter-terrorism unit Densus 88 and Riau Islands police announced Friday...

‘Online sexual violence harming children’: Pope

POPE  Francis on Friday urged the world, including the Catholic Church, to face up to the devastating effects of online sexual violence on young...

Maritime kidnappings at 10-year high; Sulu Sea most feared

THE number of maritime kidnappings hit a ten-year high in 2016, with waters off the southern Philippines becoming increasingly dangerous, the International Maritime Bureau...

Machete attacker shot at Louvre in Paris

A FRENCH soldier patrolling at the Louvre museum shot and seriously injured a machete-wielding attacker on Friday, thrusting security and the terror threat back into...

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LOOK: Football hooliganism

POLICEMEN detain a man during clashes with football supporters a few hours prior to kick off of the French L1 football match between Marseille (OM)...

Fuel prices up Tuesday

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