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Owner of the playhouse had previously admitted that London’s theatre buildings had 'suffered years of benign neglect'
Elephants are culturally important across the globe
Manny Pacquiao showed he remains one of the planet's classiest fighters as he bounced back from his shocking knockout loss to Juan Manuel Marquez with a unanimous points victory over Brandon Rios.
The death toll from one of the strongest typhoons on record has risen above 5,000 in the Philippines and is likely to climb further.
National weather service said around 53 million people across 10 states could be affected
Philippines government has blamed 'climate madness' for devastating super-storm that has killed more than 3,600
A transport plane filled with heavy duty vehicles and medical supplies has left an RAF base as part of Britain's response to the disaster
Did global warming make Typhoon Haiyan worse than it would otherwise have been? Impossible to say for sure, but many scientists believe that higher temperatures are increasingly likely to tip the scale in favour of ever-more severe tropical cyclones.
Authorities say at least 9.7 million people across 41 provinces have been affected
A British woman injured when her yacht was hit by a “monumental” wave off the coast of South Africa was being treated on Sunday night.
The Prime Minister has offered the Philippines president the UK’s full support in dealing with the aftermath.
Tourists in northern areas of Vietnam are bracing themselves as one of the most powerful storms on record makes its way towards them after devastating the Philippines.
Elvin Heiberg was a former chief of the Army Corps of Engineers who was awarded the Silver Star for his service in Vietnam as commander of a combat engineer battalion. But he became best known for his public declaration that he failed to fight hard enough for the installation of floodgates that might have spared New Orleans from the flooding devastation of Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
Based on satellite images meteorologists have said the super-typhoon could be the most powerful storm ever to make landfall on earth
Cyclone finally makes landfall in the state of Orissa, killing only seven as officials hail successful evacuation of 600,000
Indian authorities warn thousands to leave their homes as the storm system approaches the south Asian coast