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world Data roaming charges to end in EU

After its watered down plans were attacked in March, the EU reaches a deal to end mobile data roaming charges and define net neutrality rules.

11 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Crowds flock to Burma's first KFC

Security guards stationed at Rangoon restaurant as first major western fast-food chain opens outlet in formerly isolated countryKFC has opened an outlet in Burma, the first major western fast-food chain to launch in the once-isolated country that was ruled by the military for nearly half a century.Crowds pushed into the restaurant at lunchtime on Tuesday to eat fried on-the-bone chicken and spicy Zinger burgers. As the counters were overburdened with orders

12 minutes ago // BBC

world Greek worries continue to hit FTSE

Shares in London and across Europe continues to fall with Greece expected to default on a payment to the IMF.

14 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Australian Jewry says aspects of anti-terrorist laws 'manifestly inadequate'

Although it offered in-principle support, the peak body for Jewish community believes parts of Coalitions proposals require refinementRevoking a persons citizenship without first determining criminal guilt in an Australian court is manifestly inadequate, the executive council of the Australian Jewry has warned in its submission to the federal government on changes to anti-terrorist laws.The peak body for the Australian Jewish community said it o

19 minutes ago // BBC

world Travellers hit by fresh ferry strike

Thousands of ferry passengers are stranded on both sides of the Channel as port workers in Calais stage fresh strike action.

23 minutes ago // Fox News

world Rioting breaks out in The Hague after death of man in police custody

A demonstration against police has erupted into violence in The Hague, with protesters angry at the death in custody of a man over the weekend smashing windows and throwing rocks and fireworks at officers.

27 minutes ago // New York Times

world Indonesian Military Plane Crashes Into City, Killing at Least 5

Twelve air force personnel were aboard the C-130 transport when it crashed into Medan, a military spokesman said. He could not confirm any civilian casualties.

31 minutes ago // Boston Herald

world Reports: 2 dead after man sets self on fire on Japan train

ODAWARA, Japan A man riding one of Japan's high-speed bullet trains set himself on fire Tuesday, killing himself and another passenger as the coach filled with smoke, Japanese officials and media reports said.At least nine others were injured, one seriously, mostly from smoke inhalation, Odawara Fire Department official Ikutaro Torii said.A Kanagawa prefecture police official confirmed the death of a female passenger and said the man who lit the fire is also apparently dead

33 minutes ago // The Times of India

world Solar Impulse reaches quarter way point in Japan-US flight

A solar-powered aircraft on a round-the-world flight was high above the Pacific Ocean Tuesday, over a quarter of the way to Hawaii after leaving Japan, the mission website showed.

35 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Military Plane Crashes Into Hotel; Dozens Killed

An Indonesian military transport plane crashed into a hotel and residential area on Tuesday, killing at least 30 people, an official said.

37 minutes ago // BBC

world Asian shares up despite Greece fears

Stock markets in Asia rise, recovering some of the ground lost on Monday when markets were hit by worries over Greece.

37 minutes ago // ABC

world Indonesia Military Transport Plane Crashes in Medan; 20 Dead

Indonesia says air force transport plane crashes in Medan neighborhood, 20 dead

37 minutes ago // ABC

world The Latest: EU's Juncker Makes Last-Ditch Offer to Athens

The Latest: As Athens faces deadlines, EU's Juncker makes last-ditch offer to Tsipras

40 minutes ago // The Times of India

world Afghan president nominates first female judge to Supreme Court

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday nominated a female judge to sit on the Supreme Court in an unprecedented move that has angered some Islamic conservatives.

40 minutes ago // ABC

world Hospital: Death Toll From Indonesia Military Plane Crash in Medan City Rises to 20

Hospital: Death toll from Indonesia military plane crash in Medan city rises to 20

41 minutes ago // The Times of India

world In 'first', IS beheads two women in Syria: monitor

The Islamic State group has beheaded two women in Syria on accusations of "sorcery," the first such execution of women in Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said Tuesday.

42 minutes ago // The Telegraph

world The hidden frontline of Europe's migration crisis

As a gateway to both the EU and the Schengen passport-free zone, Hungary has seen more than 50,000 migrants trying to cross its border this year. Now it is planning a 100-mile wall to keep them out

42 minutes ago // ABC

world UN Rights Office Urges Thailand to Free 14 Student Activists

UN rights office urges Thai government to release 14 students held on sedition charges

45 minutes ago // The Telegraph

world Scores dead after Indonesia military plane crashes into hotel

Indonesian military transport plane kills at least 30 after crashing into a hotel and houses in the northern Sumatra city of Medan

46 minutes ago // Fox News

world The Iran deal: A look at what it does and problems remaining

World powers and Iran are back in nuclear talks, and this round may be the deciding one.

48 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Reward Doubled in Cases of Dead and Missing Ohio Women

Authorities in Ross County, Ohio, county doubled the reward for information in the deaths of four women and the disappearances of two others.

49 minutes ago // The Washington Post

world WorldViews: Greeces government has an unlikely ally: a Turkish politician

Greece's imminent economic collapse has polarized political opinion in Europe and elsewhere. Some have little sympathy forthe indebtednation's unwillingness to play by the rules of the euro zone; others have expressed solidarity with an embattled government that's placing the struggles of its people over the mandates of technocrats in Brussels.

49 minutes ago // The Guardian

world These lone wolf terrorists are not holy warriors Nabila Ramdani

Nowadays any vengeful inadequate can claim a link with global terror. All it takes is a selfie and a flag for instant international infamyWith a grotesque matter-of-factness, suspected Islamic terrorist Yassine Salhi blamed problems at home and at work for beheading his boss last Friday. Salhi used a knife in the attack at Saint-Quentin-Fallavier in eastern France,

49 minutes ago // Fox News

world The Iran nuclear deal: A look at what it does and what obstacles stand in the way of agreement

World powers and Iran are back in nuclear talks, and this round may be the deciding one.

51 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Greece on course to miss crucial debt repayment

Failure to pay loan instalment would mean Greece becomes first developed nation in history to default to IMFGreece is on course to miss a crucial debt repayment on Tuesday, amid an ongoing and bitter row with creditors about who is to blame for the breakdown in talks on its eurozone future.After five years of painful austerity and four months of wrangling with its creditors, Greeces international bailout will come to an end on Tuesday, as a 1.6bn £1.

51 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Greece on course to miss crucial debt repayment

Failure to pay loan instalment would mean Greece becomes first developed nation in history to default to IMFGreece is on course to miss a crucial debt repayment, amid a bitter row with creditors about who is to blame for the breakdown in talks on its eurozone future.After five years of painful austerity and four months of wrangling with its creditors, Greeces international bailout will come to an end on Tuesday, as a 1.6bn £1.13bn payment to the Int

51 minutes ago // BBC

world Trains disrupted by hot weather

Hot weather disrupts Thames Valley services to Henley-on-Thames and Bourne End as operators cut speeds over fears of buckling rails.

51 minutes ago // BBC

world China watches Greece with dismay, patience and cunning

Beijing is watching the unravelling of events in Athens with a mixture of dismay, strategic patience and cunning, says Carrie Gracie.

51 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Joe Hockey's defamation crown sits a little askew

The treasurer had every right to pursue Fairfax in court but politicians tend to look a bit foolish suing over hurt feelings when they have so many other rights of replySo he won.Joe Hockeys victory in his defamation case against Fairfax spares the treasurer another unpleasant afternoon of colleagues questioning his judgment anonymously through the pages of various newspapers. The cheery government backgrounders who do seem to enjoy the opportunity of a period

52 minutes ago // ABC

world China's Ruling Communists Recruits Fewer Members

China's ruling Communist Party recruits fewer members in 2014 despite expanding national reach

53 minutes ago // Fox News

world China's ruling Communist Party recruits fewer members in 2014 despite expanding national reach

China's ruling Communist Party says it recruited almost 15 percent fewer new members last year as if focuses on better qualified candidates.

54 minutes ago // BBC

world Tsipras future 'may rest on no vote'

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras threatens to resign if the result of a snap referendum on Greece's debt crisis due on Sunday does not go his way.

54 minutes ago // USA Today

world At least 5 dead in Indonesian military plane crash

Indonesian television broadcast images of a downed aircraft in flames.

55 minutes ago // ABC

world The Latest: Markets Edgy as Greek IMF Payment Looms

The Latest: Amid expectations that Greece will not make IMF payment, stock markets down again

55 minutes ago // BBC

world Ukad confirms doping investigation

UK Anti-Doping confirms it is investigating claims about doping techniques allegedly used by coach Alberto Salazar.

55 minutes ago // VOA

world Reports: 2 Dead After Man Sets Self on Fire on Japan Train

A passenger on one of Japan's high-speed bullet trains set himself on fire Tuesday, filling a carriage with smoke, Japanese officials said. National broadcaster NHK said the man and a female passenger were dead. Japan's transport ministry and a fire official said the victims were in a state of cardiopulmonary arrest, the term used before official confirmation. The passenger apparently poured oil over his head before setting himself on fire, said a transport ministry official, who spoke