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5 things to check out at TOYCON 2018

Jun 09, 2018 - 2:15 PM

Not sure if you should attend TOYCON 2018? Iñigo de Paula tells you why you should

Britain sends $15.7 million, ship to assist Irma victims

Sep 07, 2017 - 8:45 PM

We are pulling out all the stops to make sure that we can do our utmost to bring urgent assistance Alan Duncan a junior foreign minister tells parliament

SAINT MARTIN. A handout grab image made from a video released on September 6, 2017 by shows flooded streets and damage on the French overseas island of Saint-Martin, filmed from a terrace of the Beach Plaza hotel after high winds from Hurricane Irma hit the island. Photo by Rinsy Xieng/

Irma has 'caused major damage' on Caribbean islands – French minister

Sep 06, 2017 - 9:41 PM

The Category Five hurricane has blown the roofs off of buildings caused flooding and cut communications between Paris and the French run islands of Saint Barthelemy and Saint Martin the French Overseas Territories Minister says

HURRICANE IRMA. A picture taken on September 5, 2017 shows a view of the Baie Nettle beach in Marigot, with the wind blowing ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Irma. Photo by Lionel Chamoiseau/ AFP

Berita selebriti hari ini: Jumat, 28 April 2017

Apr 28, 2017 - 9:34 AM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

Berita selebriti hari ini: Kamis, 20 April 2017

Apr 20, 2017 - 10:32 AM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

Berita selebriti hari ini: Jumat, 3 Maret 2017

Mar 03, 2017 - 11:08 AM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

Tropical storm Erika drenches parched Cuba

Aug 30, 2015 - 8:30 AM

In Cuba the heavy rains come as welcome news to an island enduring its worst drought since 1901

 View before the arrival of Tropical Storm Erika in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 28 August 2015. Photo by Orlando Barria/ EPA

21 dead in shipwreck off Haiti coast

Apr 10, 2015 - 5:19 AM

Authorities say there are survivors but they were unable to immediately give a precise figure

EU gives nod on €31.5-B for poor states

Jun 07, 2013 - 10:26 PM

The European Union EU gives its go signal for the €31 5 billion in development funds in 2014 2020 for struggling nations in Africa the Caribbean and the Pacific ACP

DEVELOPMENT FUND. The European Union (EU) gives its go signal for the €31.5 billion in development funds in 2014-2020 for struggling nations. Photo by AFP

'The Lone Ranger' trailer released

Dec 11, 2012 - 11:48 PM

A beloved character makes a comeback with a slightly different back story

MASKED FOR A DIFFERENT REASON. Armie Hammer as the Lone Ranger and Johnny Depp as Native American Tonto in the 2013 summer flick. Photo from the movie's Facebook page

U.S. sifts through Sandy's wreckage

Oct 31, 2012 - 4:23 PM

The massive cyclone that drove hurricane force winds and deadly ocean surges in the US East Coast was still generating blizzards in the Appalachians

PLUNGED IN DARKNESS. The darkened skyline of lower Manhattan is seen one day after Hurricane Sandy on October 30, 2012. Life ground to a virtual halt in parts of southern Manhattan still without power, but many New Yorkers seemed to be taking the damage wrought by Hurricane Sandy in stride. AFP PHOTO /Mehdi Taamallah

Caribbean parasite named after Bob Marley

Jul 12, 2012 - 3:48 PM

A small crustacean parasite which feeds on fish in the Caribbean has been named after Bob Marley in what the biologist who discovered it calls a tribute to the late reggae icon

A Caribbean fish known as the French grunt that is infested with gnathiids. Photo courtesy of Elizabeth Brill / National Science Foundation