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US resolution opposes Syria withdrawal

US Democrats, joined by some of Donald Trump's fellow Republicans, have introduced a resolution opposing the President's decision to withdraw US forces from Syria, the latest sign of deep disapproval in Congress of his action.

Clamp on crooks seizing 'ported' numbers

While Australians are easily able to keep their number as they transfer between phone companies, the streamlined method also puts them at risk of being scammed.

William and Kate visit melting glacier

More education, awareness and political action is needed to tackle climate change, the Duke of Cambridge has said as he visited a melting glacier in Pakistan.

William catches up with Imran Khan on tour

The Duke of Cambridge and Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan have reminisced about the ex-Test cricketer speaking of his political ambitions more than 20 years ago.

Interstellar comet resembles our own

The second interstellar object ever spotted passing through the solar system is a comet that appears quite like those formed in our neighbourhood of the cosmos, providing fresh evidence that other planetary systems may be very similar to our own.

Japan typhoon death toll rises to 66

The death toll in the worst typhoon to hit Japan for decades has climbed to 66 as rescuers slog through mud and debris in an increasingly grim search for the missing, and as thousands of homes remain without power or water.