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Did couple fake Everest climb?

Many within the climbing community doubt the couple reached the summit, but their climbing company is adamant they got there.

They were the first Indian couple to conquer Everest. Or so it was widely thought.

Islamic State is prime suspect video

People leave Turkey's largest airport, Istanbul Ataturk, Turkey, following the blast.

Attack on Europe's third-busiest airport one of the deadliest in a series of suicide bombings.

Model 'needs' $370m in divorce

Christina Estrada on the red carpet at Cannes 2011.

Christina Estrada says she needs the cash to keep up her lavish lifestyle.

'I had a snake cuddled up to me'

The black snake was released unharmed by Joyce's husband Herb.

What's the opposite to Netflix and chill? Well, this probably. Reaching into your chair pocket and finding this.

Politics in an age of uncertainty

Protesters gathered in Trafalgar Square, London on Tuesday to demonstrate against the EU referendum result.

OPINION: What's the bet that in a couple of months' time, the only people who care about Brexit are the Poms?

NZ in Ikea recall video

Kiwi consumers have been caught up in Ikea's recall on dressers that may fall on children.

The Warehouse contacts Kiwi customers who bought furniture recalled after deaths of 6 children.

'I worry about family all the time'

Kiribati is a tiny, island nation spread across an area roughly the size of Australia.

OPINION: The effects of climate change are a massive problem plaguing the entire country of Kiribati.

Airports are 'soft targets' video

Passengers leave Istanbul's Ataturk airport after the blast.

Warnings that Turkey faces more terrorism threats after the deadly bombing at Istanbul airport.

Watch: Moment two trains collide video

Freight cars and containers were derailed and strewn for about 365 metres from the collision site.

Three crew are missing after two trains crashed head-on in Texas.

An opportunity, or something to cope with? stuff nation

David Cameron said he'd stay on as Britain's prime minister no matter what the country decided on Brexit, but after the ...

OPINION: Brexit could help make integration easier, but I fear European leaders will use it to create more division.

Where's the money, Donald? video

Republican US presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures while delivering a speech at the Alumisourse Building in ...

He says he's paid millions to charity, but one investigation is questioning Trump's generosity.

Brexit-free lunch? Probably not stuff nation

Boris Johnson says Britain can retain single-market benefits rejecting other EU rules.

OPINION: Boris Johnson says Britain can retain single-market benefits while rejecting other EU rules. It's not that simple.

California to vote on dope

Voters in four states - Colorado, Washington, Oregon and Alaska - plus the District of Columbia, have permitted ...

The Act would allow people aged 21 and older to possess as much as an ounce of marijuana for private use.

Venezuela running out of food video

A woman who had been standing in line outside a centre in Caracas that certifies signatures for a referendum to recall ...

Starving people are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle.

New dad bullied into suicide video

Kerensa Walsh, widow of young father Brenton Walsh.

Brenton Walsh showered and made some coffee. Then he went to work. But something was amiss.

Nasa rocket a step closer to Mars video

The SLS Five-Segment Solid Rocket Motor, that will launch Nasa's Space Launch System and Orion spacecraft to deep space, ...

Nasa lit up the desert as it tested a rocket booster that it hopes will one day help carry astronauts to Mars.

Sisters begged mum not to shoot video

Madison Sheats with her mother Christie in an image shared on Facebook.

"Please don't point the gun at us," daughters are heard screaming at their mother in harrowing 911 call.

The innate desire to help

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 22:  A poster showing a photograph of Jo Cox during a memorial event for murdered Labour ...

Why are some people more likely to help a person in need than others?

Police officer 'tackled bomber' video

Turkish security officers gather outside Turkey's largest airport, Istanbul Ataturk.

As people fled the Turkey airport bombing, a hero officer threw himself on a suspect. The next moment, the bomber detonated.

EgyptAir black box repaired video

Debris from missing EgyptAir flight MS804 was found by a deep ocean search vessel in the Mediterranean Sea.

​Data files from crashed flight MS804 are being analysed, and could provide clues about planes final moments.

Brexit: Take the long view

Protesters gather to demostrate against the EU referendum result in Trafalgar Square in London, England.

OPINION: We all know markets hate uncertainty, and we saw just how much in emotional technicolour.

Was exit blocked at Pulse? video

Omar Mateen carried out the mass shooting at a gay nighclub in Orlando, Florida.

New records paint picture of 193 minutes of chaos at Pulse nightclub as Orlando shooter opened fire.

Gibraltar: a Brexit breakaway

The top of the Rock, a monolithic limestone promontory, in the British overseas territory of Gibraltar, Spain.

Enjoy a slice of Britain on the tip of sunny Spain and soak up the areas unique attractions.

Deadly attack at Turkish airport video

A relative of a Ataturk Airport suicide bomb attack victim waits dejectedly outside Bakirkoy Sadi Konuk Hospital.

Death tolls continue to rise, with at least 36 people reportedly killed in blast at airport.

'No turning back' on EU vote video

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said there is no turning back on the EU vote.

"Europe is ready to start the divorce process, even today," say continental leaders, as Cameron says sorry.

Furious wife filmed attacking 'mistress' video

The woman and her friends surrounded the victim.

Group of women are seen tearing off victim's clothes and stamping on her in a Chinese street in row over alleged affair.

Rolled sleeves: It's a big decision

Army Sgt. Maj. Daniel Dailey.

The US Army doesn't allow it. Is change coming, and will it be camo in, or camo out?

Need to know: Travellers in Istanbul

Ataturk International Airport in Istanbul, Turkey.

At least 28 are dead after explosions at an airport in Istanbul. Here's what travellers need to know.

Burning 4WD outside mosque video

A 4WD engulfed in flames outside the Thornlie Mosque in Perth, Australia.

"I was actually pretty shaken," says witness who saw car on fire and anti-Islam graffiti in Australia.

Sorority sister: 'No more baby'

Emile Weaver has been handed a life term for killing her baby.

The toilets looked like a murder scene, the manager texted. She was more right than she knew.

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