Skyscraper Once Planned to Become Trump Tower Baku Burns

A tower in Baku, Azerbaijan, that had been slated to become a Trump International Hotel caught fire and burned for three hours on Saturday, April 28, before firefighters brought the blaze under control. Construction began on the 33-story building in 2008, and Donald Trump joined the project in 2012. When …

Syria conflict: Britain says no more Syria strikes planned as Assad condemns ‘act of aggression’

Syria conflict: Britain says no more Syria strikes planned as Assad condemns ‘act of aggression’

Updated April 15, 2018 23:36:29 Western powers have no plans for further missile strikes on Syria but will assess their options if Damascus uses chemical weapons again, Britain’s Foreign Minister says, as debate rages over the legality and effectiveness of the strikes. Key points: It is unclear when the Syrian …

NSW prison officers ordered back to work after strike over planned job cuts

NSW prison officers ordered back to work after strike over planned job cuts

Updated April 13, 2018 16:57:46 Striking prison officers have been ordered by to return to work by the NSW Industrial Relations Commission (IRC). Commissioner John Murphy this afternoon ordered members of the Public Service Association and Professional Officers Association to notify their members of the order by 4:00pm. The union …

Prince Philip in hospital for planned hip surgery, Buckingham Palace says

Prince Philip in hospital for planned hip surgery, Buckingham Palace says

Updated April 04, 2018 05:27:14 Prince Philip has been admitted to hospital for previously scheduled hip surgery, Buckingham Palace says. The palace said in a statement the Duke of Edinburgh entered King Edward VII Hospital in London on Tuesday afternoon local time, and would have surgery Wednesday. It said that …