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Researchers have found an unexpected axis of North Korea’s cyber activity: India

Monday  16:20,   23 october 2017
Quartz

India and a handful of other countries are unwittingly aiding North Korea as it carries out cyberattacks against its enemies. The New York Times last…India and a handful of other countries are unwittingly aiding North Korea as it carries out[...]

Mystery over identity of dead boy found on beach

Monday  15:50,   23 october 2017
Sky News

Mystery surrounds the death of a young child whose body was discovered on a beach in Texas. The boy, who is believed to be three to five years old, was found on the island city of Galveston on Friday night with no clues as to his identity.Police[...]

Mystery over identity of dead boy found on beach

Monday  15:50,   23 october 2017
Sky News

Mystery surrounds the death of a young child whose body was discovered on a beach in Texas. The boy, who is believed to be three to five years old, was found on the island city of Galveston on Friday night with no clues as to his identity.Police[...]

Teenager held after eight injured in Switzerland axe attack

Monday  15:50,   23 october 2017
Press Association

At least one person was seriously injured.The alleged attacker, a 17-year-old Latvian boy, lived locally and studied at a vocational school, police[...]

Teenager held after eight injured in Switzerland axe attack

Monday  15:50,   23 october 2017
Press Association

At least one person was seriously injured.The alleged attacker, a 17-year-old Latvian boy, lived locally and studied at a vocational school, police[...]

Boris: Nuclear option over N Korea 'on the table'

Monday  15:10,   23 october 2017
Sky News

The Foreign Secretary has called on North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un to negotiate over his nuclear ambitions but warned the rogue state a nuclear pre-emptive strike remains a possibility.  Boris Johnson said he backed a series of[...]

'It's all I have left of my son' Grieving mum who found her baby's coffin empty demands post-mortem sample

Monday  13:48,   23 october 2017
MSN

Lydia Reid wants samples sent for DNA testing back from police.Lydia Reid had demanded that tissue taken from her son Gary Paton after his death in 1975 should be analysed to confirm they are really his[...]

Wife and daughters may hold key to capture of man wanted over £850k romance scam

Monday  13:30,   23 october 2017
Press Association

Mark Acklom was last spotted in Geneva, Switzerland, on May 10. Avon and Somerset Police believe he is with his wife, Maria Yolanda Ros Rodriguez, 47, and their two daughters, aged six and eight.PLEASE RT: We’re issuing Europe-wide appeal to locate[...]

Firms not bluffing when they threaten to shift away from London: mayor

Monday  12:18,   23 october 2017
Reuters

Companies are not bluffing when they threaten to move business from London due to uncertainty over Britain's departure from the European Union, mayor Sadiq Khan said on Monday, adding a transition deal would allow them to make plans more[...]

Firms not bluffing when they threaten to shift away from London: mayor

Monday  12:18,   23 october 2017
Reuters

Companies are not bluffing when they threaten to move business from London due to uncertainty over Britain's departure from the European Union, mayor Sadiq Khan said on Monday, adding a transition deal would allow them to make plans more[...]

North Korea must change course, Johnson insists

Monday  09:36,   23 october 2017
Sky News

The US President has "an absolute duty" to protect America from nuclear attack and North Korea must "change course", Boris Johnson will say today. The Foreign Secretary will use a keynote speech on international security at[...]

George Young, member of The Easybeats and pioneering Australian songwriter and musician, dies

Monday  08:50,   23 october 2017
ABC News

George Young, a pioneer of Australian music as a member of The Easybeats and producer for AC/DC, the band fronted by his brothers Angus and Malcolm, dies aged 70.Young "created a new sound for the Australian music industry," the publishing house[...]

A dad said he banished his 3-year-old as punishment. Police may have just found her body.

Monday  07:35,   23 october 2017
The Washington Post

Sherin Mathews's father claims he sent her alone into an alley when she wouldn't drink her milk.Officers and search dogs on Sunday morning discovered a small child’s body in a culvert near Spring Valley and Bowser roads, less than a mile[...]

Jamie Harron Sentenced To Three Months In Dubai Prison For Touching Man's Hip

Monday  06:35,   23 october 2017
Huffington Post UK

A British man has been jailed for three months in Dubai for touching a man’s hip.Jamie Harron, who had already been sentenced to a month in prison on a separate charge of “public indecency” for drinking alcohol, was arrested in July. The[...]

Police quiz suspected hostage-taker after bowling alley gun siege

Monday  04:47,   23 october 2017
Press Association

Witnesses inside the bowling alley said they were first alerted to the danger when panic began to unfold at around 2.30pm. Thomas Hitchens, a fast food manager from Nuneaton, was bowling with his family – a party of 12.The 28-year-old said:[...]