Philippe Theard

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Dark Australian drama 'Downriver' plumbs depths of long-submerged secrets

A sleepy tale of secrets and redemption, the neo-gothic Australian film "Downriver" hovers over the question of what happened to a child drowned years ago, whose body was never found. What's unusual, however, about this corrupted-innocence mystery from writer/director Grant Scicluna is who's …

How to Change the Color of Your Hydrangeas and Keep Them Looking Gorgeous

Yes, you really can turn your pink petals blue.<p>These flowers are famous for being beautiful, but also fickle. Use these tricks to achieve result you'll be proud to show off in your garden and floral arrangements.

Pistorius Walks Without His Prosthetic Legs In Dramatic Show At Sentencing Hearing

Oscar Pistorius reached out a hand to steady himself as he walked across the South African High Court room on the stumps of his amputated legs.<p>Lawyers for the former track star, nicknamed "blade runner" for his speed and double-prostheses, are trying to demonstrate that Pistorius is severely …

MoD poised to award £2bn Apache deal to Boeing in new blow to UK defence industry

The Ministry of Defence is poised to hand another major deal to a US company, with a £2bn contract for new Apache helicopters set to be awarded to Boeing.<p>Leonardo, the Italian aerospace manufacturer until recently known as Finmeccanica, had been battling to land the deal, which would have seen the …

French President prepares for potential re-election bid

PARIS (AP) — The most unpopular president in France's modern history, Francois Hollande, is preparing the ground for a potential re-election bid. His …

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Russia ‘stoking refugee unrest in Germany to topple Angela Merkel’

Analysts at Nato centre claim to have found evidence of ‘information war’ over migration crisis with links to Vladimir Putin<p>Russia is trying to topple Angela Merkel by waging an information war designed to stir up anger in Germany over refugees, Nato’s most senior expert on strategic communications …