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January 3, 2019 10:11 AM Japan earthquake hits: Japan coast struck by 5.0 magntude quake

JAPAN has been struck by a magnitude 5.0 earthquake today, in Kumamoto prefecture on the southern island of Kyushu. An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.0 hit southern Japan on Thursday but no tsunami warning was issued, the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) said, and there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The quake, which 110

January 2, 2019 8:43 AM Cathay Pacific to honour $16,000 fares sold for $675

Cathay Pacific has said it will honour first-class and business-class tickets that it sold to some lucky passengers for a fraction of the usual price. The Hong Kong-based airline mistakenly sold business-class seats on August flights from Vietnam to New York for about $675 return. The airline admitted that it "made a mistake", but said it would honour 55

December 31, 2018 12:10 PM Iran TV chief sacked over uncensored Jackie Chan sex scene

Iran's state broadcaster, Irib, has sacked the head of a regional TV channel after it broadcast a Jackie Chan film without removing a sex scene. A video posted online apparently by a viewer on Kish Island showed the Hong Kong martial arts star sleeping with a woman in the film Shinjuku Incident. Iranian media said the "immoral" scene was aired by Kish TV in "total 69

December 30, 2018 11:03 AM Cameron Bancroft makes two on Big Bash return after ban for ball-tampering

Cameron Bancroft made only two on his return from a nine-month ban for ball-tampering as Perth Scorchers lost to Hobart Hurricanes in the Big Bash. The 26-year-old Australia batsman, whose ban ended on Saturday, lasted only three deliveries in the Scorchers' 107-8 in Launceston. Bancroft was caught using sandpaper to alter the condition of the ball against 63

December 28, 2018 12:00 PM Debbie McGee: Strictly star makes shocking admission about life after BBC show

DEBBIE MCGEE, who was a finalist on the BBC show Strictly Come Dancing, has opened up on life after her stint on the programme and admitted she wasn't "looking forward to the future". Debbie McGee, 61, was partnered with professional dancer Giovanni Pernice, 28, on Strictly Come Dancing last year and the pair reached the finals. Following her stint on the show, Debbie 82

December 24, 2018 3:47 PM EU blow as eurosceptic parties JOIN FORCES in time for EU elections

THE EU has been delivered a blow after the third-largest group in the European Parliament joined forces with a French eurosceptic party to help cement its influence after the Brussels elections. Ahead of May’s European Parliament vote, which decides the MEPs for the next five years, new alliances are being formed among Eurosceptics in Brussels.The European 103

December 22, 2018 7:45 PM Brave face of Bill Turnbull as he reveals his battle against incurable cancer

FORMER BBC Breakfast host Bill Turnbull returned to the show yesterday to reveal his months of gruelling treatment to fight his incurable cancer. Terrific Turnbull was diagnosed with incurable prostate cancer in November 2017, but only went public about it in March. He had dismissed his long-term aches and pains as "old age". He went on to endure "relentlessly 91

December 22, 2018 10:39 AM Cameron Bancroft: Australia opener almost quit to teach yoga

Australia opener Cameron Bancroft says he almost quit cricket to teach yoga after receiving a nine-month ban for ball-tampering during a Test match. Bancroft, who admitted using sandpaper on the ball in South Africa in March, was banned with Australia captain Steve Smith and his deputy David Warner. He returns on 30 December, playing for Perth in the Big Bash Twenty 65

December 19, 2018 6:48 AM Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Man Utd to confirm interim manager after website post

Manchester United are expected to appoint Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as interim manager on Wednesday. The Premier League club appeared to make the announcement by mistake on their website on Tuesday evening, but the page was later deleted. Solskjaer, 45, scored 126 goals for United in 11 seasons at Old Trafford. The former Norway international will succeed 74

December 18, 2018 2:15 PM National Action trial: Members of neo-Nazi group jailed

A neo-Nazi couple who named their baby after Adolf Hitler and were convicted of being members of a banned terrorist group have been jailed. Adam Thomas, 22, and Claudia Patatas, 38, from Banbury, were part of National Action and had "a long history of violent racist beliefs", a judge said. Birmingham Crown Court heard the couple gave their child the middle 73