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  • Greece closes its banks and stock exchange

    Greece closes its banks and stock exchange

    A decision by the European Central Bank to cap the amount of emergency funding left Athens with little choice but to introduce capital controls. On Sunday, central bank chiefs from around the euro zone and the ECB's executive, decided to freeze the limit on the emergency funding lifeline Greek banks rely on to pay out to savers.

  • Pakistan 'egg fighting' peaks in Ramadan

    Pakistan 'egg fighting' peaks in Ramadan

    Young people in Peshawar are turning to an old fashioned game to keep them occupied during the late Ramadan nights - egg fighting. The game involves using a brightly coloured boiled egg to crack your opponent's egg, and has been played for generations in Pakistan.

  • At least 19 killed in gun attack on Tunisian tourism hotel

    At least 19 killed in gun attack on Tunisian tourism hotel

    At least 19 people have been killed in an attack on a hotel in the Tunisian beach resort of Sousse, according to an interior ministry official. The attack was on the Imperial Marhaba hotel.

  • Taliban attack Afghanistan Parliament, evacuation on

    Taliban attack Afghanistan Parliament, evacuation on

    Taliban fighters on Monday launched an attack on the Afghan parliament in Kabul, setting off several large bombs as Members of Parliament were meeting inside.

  • Pakistan army chief vows to make Pakistan "terror free"

    Pakistan army chief vows to make Pakistan "terror free"

    Pakistan’s army chief, General Raheel Sharif vowed to apprehend all terrorists, their facilitators and financiers in order to achieve the objective of a 'terror-free' Pakistan. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Sharif, who returned from a three-day visit to Moscow recently, spent the entire day with troops in the Khyber tribal Agency to review the progress of a military operation against terrorists, which is in its concluding phase.

  • Two women fight in a store in Indiana

    Two women fight in a store in Indiana

    A heated argument between two women at a Wal-Mart store leads to a fight. Watch the video...

  • Moment a 'ghost' appears outside Toowoomba home in Australia

    Moment a 'ghost' appears outside Toowoomba home in Australia

    Is this Australia's most haunted town? Toowoomba ghost chasers document dozens of spooky 'encounters' around city in regional Queensland. Video courtesy: Facebook/Toowoomba Ghost Catchers

  • Mother humiliates daughter in Facebook video for posing in bra

    Mother humiliates daughter in Facebook video for posing in bra

    Video of an mother is going viral after she posted a video calling out her 13-year-old daughter for posing as a 19-year-old on a secret Facebook page. Video courtesy: Facebook/Val HairLyfe Starks

  • Shocking moment: Woman is tasered by US Border Patrol

    Shocking moment: Woman is tasered by US Border Patrol

    Watch the moment 21-year-old Jess Cooke is tasered by US Border Patrol in what she claims was an illegal search. Video courtesy: Facebook/Jess Cooke

  • Japanese train breaks world speed record

    Japanese train breaks world speed record

    Japan's state-of-the-art maglev train clocks a new world speed record in a test run near Mount Fuji, smashing through the 600 kilometre (373 miles) per hour mark, as Tokyo races to sell the technology abroad. Video courtesy: AFP

  • French 'Spiderman' climbs world's highest twisted tower

    French 'Spiderman' climbs world's highest twisted tower

    Alain Robert, known as the French 'Spiderman' for having climbed many skyscrapers, successfully scales the highest twisted tower in the world, the Cayan Tower in Dubai. Video courtesy: AFP

  •  Video shows IS destroying ancient Assyrian city

    Video shows IS destroying ancient Assyrian city

    The Islamic State group have released a video that shows militants smashing artefacts at the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud in northern Iraq before blowing up the site. Video courtesy: AFP

  • 'Afghan Bruce Lee' waits for Hollywood stardom

    'Afghan Bruce Lee' waits for Hollywood stardom

    21-year-old Abbas Alizada known as the 'Afghan Bruce Lee,' dreams of becoming part of Hollywood and emulate his hero. Video: AFP

  • Little girl slams boy who called her ugly

    Little girl slams boy who called her ugly

    When a little boy called a four-year-old girl ugly, she gave him a hilarious verbal smackdown that included some valuable lessons wise beyond her years. Video courtesy: Facebook/Sonya Love Siahj

  • Is it a Hoax? Naked man at Buckingham Palace

    Is it a Hoax? Naked man at Buckingham Palace

    A video reportedly shoing a naked man attempting to climb out of Buckingham Palace window has gone viral. But Buckingham Palace has declined to comment on the video and the Metropolitan Police say they have had no reports of the incident.

  • B-Town celebs tweet about Peshawar school attack

    B-Town celebs tweet about Peshawar school attack

    Priyanka Chopra, Farhan Akhtar, Arjun Kapoor and many more celebrities tweet about the Peshawar school attack. Watch this video to know more.

  • Australia: Police assault woman after arresting her

    Australia: Police assault woman after arresting her

    Footage going viral on social media shows a woman being violently restrained by police in Kings Cross, Sydney. Video courtesy: Facebook

  • Man's daring escape from human slavery mafia in Malaysia

    Man's daring escape from human slavery mafia in Malaysia

    Lokesh Sapaliga's 25-day ordeal started with a job offer at an oil rig in Malaysia, and ended in a factory where he toiled for 20 hours, ate food crawling with worms, and slept on bedbug-ridden mattresses, until he ran through a jungle to his freedom. Story by: Bhupen Patel, mid-day

  • Solar Impulse 2, the World's first circumnavigating Solar plane in action

    Solar Impulse 2, the World's first circumnavigating Solar plane in action

    Solar Impulse 2 is a single-pilot plane with a 72-metre wingspan (wider than a Boeing 747 but a little smaller than an Airbus A-380) and will land in Ahmedabad and Varanasi in the first week of March, the same day it will take off from Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. Video courtesy: Solar Impulse

  • Co-founder of Solar Impulse test fly the plane

    Co-founder of Solar Impulse test fly the plane

    Together Andre Borschberg and Bertrand Piccard with their multi-country team, developed the Solar Impulse 2 after spending close to 150 million euros over 13 years. Despite its size, Solar Impulse 2's weight is a mere 2300 kg, slightly more than a standard four-wheel-drive SUV. Video by: Solar Impulse