Top 20 ManiaforBeatles Highest Rated Reddit Posts of All Time

Diplomats-turned-refugees: Foreign nationals claiming asylum at embassies, consulates - More than 100 people with diplomatic status in Canada have claimed asylum here in the last two years.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 41
Published : 10 hours ago
Comments : 20

Police: 25 injured in building explosion in Germany - German police say that 25 people have been injured, four of them severely, when an explosion destroyed a building in the western city of Wuppertal.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 33
Published : 10 hours ago
Comments : 15

A dense, tiered neighborhood in Yongsan District, Seoul [OS] [876×600]

Subreddit : SouthKoreaPics
Points : 28
Published : 16 hours ago
Comments : 2

Layers of development seen in Yongsan District, Seoul [OS] [963×600]

Subreddit : SouthKoreaPics
Points : 17
Published : 16 hours ago
Comments : 2

Sindaebang station on a railway overpass, Dongjak District, Seoul [OS] [916×600]

Subreddit : SouthKoreaPics
Points : 21
Published : 16 hours ago
Comments : 2

The European Union says it will continue a tit-for-tat escalation in its trade dispute with the U.S. while countering President Donald Trump’s assertion that the U.S. is being treated unfairly by the 28-nation bloc.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 302
Published : 16 hours ago
Comments : 21

On Eve of Turkey’s Election, Only Erdogan Gets TV Time - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s biggest rival appealed to a massive rally in Istanbul in the campaign’s final hours. You just wouldn’t know it watching state television.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 1,560
Published : 16 hours ago
Comments : 203

UK would 'recognise Palestine as state' under Labour government, Jeremy Corbyn says - Party leader says Labour would take step 'very early on' after winning power as he visits Palestinian refugees

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 103
Published : 16 hours ago
Comments : 38

'Merchants of death' hide cocaine in replica World Cup trophies - Argentinian Police also seized 20kg of marijuana during the raids, with officials describing the gang responsible as "merchants of death".

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 16
Published : 20 hours ago
Comments : 3

UK Police failing to solve two-thirds of knife crime as figures soar - Police are failing to solve 63 per cent of knife crimes committed against under-25s as stabbing incidents soar, The Independent can reveal.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 36
Published : 20 hours ago
Comments : 22

Hanging stairs in a refurbished office building in Savile Row, Mayfair, London, UK [2364×2364]

Subreddit : RoomPorn
Points : 1,145
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 12

China will partly lift internet censorship for one of its provinces to promote tourism - Ironically, China appears to be censoring people’s reactions to the news that some censorship is being lifted.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 192
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 41

Different disaster, same story: Osaka quake prompts online hate speech targeting foreigners

Subreddit : japan
Points : 21
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 10

Green energy feels the heat as subsidies go to fossil fuels - The number of people generating their own power has almost flatlined, with only one new group formed in the UK last year, according to the body representing grassroots energy organisations.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 12
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 2

World Cup viewers strain Tokyo's plumbing system with halftime toilet dash

Subreddit : japan
Points : 523
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 26

Marine plastic: Hundreds of fragments in dead seabirds - Seabirds are starving to death on the remote Lord Howe Island, a crew filming for the BBC One documentary Drowning in Plastic has revealed. Their stomachs were so full of plastic there was no room for food.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 62
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 2

Brexit Has Already Cost the U.K. More than Its EU Budget Payments, Study Shows

Subreddit : europe
Points : 60
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 63

The British Medical Association will vote next week on whether to lobby the Gov to introduce alternative ways to fund the National Health Service. The radical move, which would end the principle of an NHS free at the point of delivery, will be discussed at the BMA's annual conference on Monday.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 21
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 10

A lot of otters seized in searches as the critters are caught up in Japan’s ‘culture of cuteness’ - Pet cafes, celebrities and the media are being blamed for the rising popularity of the ‘vulnerable’ animals, which are smuggled in from Southeast Asia

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 67
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 4

U.S. may put migrant children in rough site within view of former Japanese-American internment camp

Subreddit : politics
Points : 138
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 8

Some 640,000 tonnes of fishing gear is lost in the ocean each year, trapping marine life for decades and condemning it to death. Lost fishing gear, also known as ghost gear, is one of the biggest killers lurking in our oceans.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 6,396
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 382

Adobe is using machine learning to make it easier to spot Photoshopped images - New research uses AI to automate traditional digital forensics

Subreddit : technology
Points : 54
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 5

Two-thirds of drivers 'unaware of mobile penalties' - Almost two-thirds of UK drivers are unaware of the punishment for using mobile phones at the wheel, more than 12 months after the introduction of tougher laws, a poll has found.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 15
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 6

Saudi Arabia poised to lift ban on women drivers - Human rights groups say the lifting of the ban comes at a time when there is an unprecedented crackdown on political dissent.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 27
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1

Queensland minister accused of inflating mining job numbers - The Queensland resources minister has been accused of using exaggerated job numbers circulated by the mining lobby when announcing the state would sell land for another six thermal coalmines.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 18
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1

Gangs’ families should lose council homes – UK Home Office minister - Families of gang members who are living in council housing should have those homes taken away from them in order to deter the criminals, a government minister has said.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 308
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 114

Ex-S. Korean premier Kim Jong-pil, spy agency founder, dies

Subreddit : korea
Points : 7
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 2

CO2 crisis will force shops to cut food sell-by dates amid panic-buying fears - In order to eke out existing supplies of CO2, UK factories are likely to dilute it with other gases, which will affect the length of time they can be left on shelves before being consumed.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 14
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 4

Euro zone hits 'historic moment' as it closes eight years of financial support to Greece - The euro zone ended nearly a decade of financial assistance and austerity in Greece early on Friday.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 75
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 15

Small courtyard in a Victorian property turned into a single family home, London, UK [3000×1975]

Subreddit : RoomPorn
Points : 8,628
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 59

Ten-year-olds and teachers face drug tests as Duterte takes war on drugs into schools in the Philippines

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 81
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 15

World Cup 'fans' enter EU illegally from Russia - report - A number of migrants from Asia and Africa have taken advantage of the World Cup in Russia to try and reach the EU. Several have made it across to Finland, according to a German media report.

Subreddit : europe
Points : 69
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 12

Theresa May has refused to confirm that the UK will remain a “tier one” military power under her leadership, amid reports she challenged her defence secretary over his spending plans.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 5
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 1

Police seize thousands of animals in wildlife trade crackdown - A month-long operation in May recovered thousands of animals and tons of timber from smugglers and illegal loggers. The operation involved police, customs and wildlife authorities in 92 countries.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 14
Published : 4 days ago
Comments : 3

Owning a home is cheaper than renting in every part of the UK, a study has found - Prospective first-time buyers could make a saving of £2,268 per year – if they can raise a £51,000 deposit

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 7
Published : 4 days ago
Comments : 7

View from a compact holiday cabin on a beach ridge forest overlooking Hood Canal with distant views to Dabob Bay, Seabeck, Washington [2400×1596]

Subreddit : RoomPorn
Points : 4,786
Published : 6 days ago
Comments : 24

Suit-style work wear helps attract young recruits to Japan's blue-collar trades

Subreddit : japan
Points : 33
Published : 6 days ago
Comments : 12

UK pension funds get green light to dump fossil fuel investments - Managers of the £1.5tn invested in Britain’sworkplace pension schemes are to be given new powers to dump shares in oil, gas and coal companies in favour of long-term investment in green and “social impact” opportunities.

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 47
Published : 6 days ago
Comments : 3

A Tory MP has labelled claims a "Brexit dividend" will help fund a cash injection for the UK National Health Service as "tosh", with Theresa May's pledge of more money for the health service coming under scrutiny.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 0
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 3

Pro-EU lawmaker in Britain's Conservative party: 'We could collapse government' - A leading pro-EU lawmaker in Britain’s ruling Conservative Party warned that a row over parliament’s influence on the Brexit process could collapse the government, but said he hoped to find a way to avoid that.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 23
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 2

Amazon criticised for selling films promoting conspiracy theories on Prime - Amazon’s television service is showing films by prominent conspiracy theorists claiming that govs are controlled by human-reptilian hybrids and that global elites secretly plan to exterminate most of the world’s population.

Subreddit : technology
Points : 31
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 59

Gaming addiction can be treated on the UK National Health Service after it is declared a medical disorder - Children hooked on addictive video games like Fortnite will be able to seek treatment on the NHS after video gaming is classified as a medical disorder by the WHO next week.

Subreddit : technology
Points : 2
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 17

To counter illegal overstayers, government plans system to centrally manage information on foreign residents

Subreddit : japan
Points : 13
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 7

Open views of the Pacific Ocean in a residence inspired by traditional Balinese palaces and temples, Big Island, Hawaii [1570×2350]

Subreddit : RoomPorn
Points : 13,618
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 123

Treasure-hunting Belgians warned to keep pickaxes away after claim lost masterpiece hidden beneath street - Treasure hunters have been urged not to dig up the cobbled streets of Ghent after an armchair detective claimed to have cracked a code revealing the location of a stolen masterpiece.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 20
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 2

Plans for UK-Germany high speed rail services shelved due to ‘significantly changed economic environment’ - Deutsche Bahn declines to say whether Brexit played a role in cancellation

Subreddit : europe
Points : 48
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 16

Plans for UK-Germany high speed rail services shelved due to ‘significantly changed economic environment’ - Deutsche Bahn declines to say whether Brexit played a role in cancellation

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 445
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 118

UK authorities release confiscated cannabis after boy hospitalized - Britain's interior minister used an exceptional power on Saturday to release medicinal cannabis oil that had been confiscated from an epileptic boy who was later hospitalised suffering from seizures.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 5
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 1

Industrial two story atrium in the center of a renovated pre- 1945 era building used as a military quarter, Sofia, Bulgaria [1774×2880]

Subreddit : RoomPorn
Points : 6,183
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 32

Theresa May vows ‘upskirting’ will be made a crime ‘soon’ amid Tory anger at Sir Christopher Chope's block on ban - Ministers ready to allow government time for the anti-voyeurism legislation - to prevent single MP blocking it again

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 9
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 4

Japan revises law to combat microplastic pollution

Subreddit : japan
Points : 10
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 1

Only 100 nuclear bombs needed to cause catastrophe around the world - Nations with huge nuclear arsenals are wasting their money because just 100 missiles would be enough to destabilise the globe and kill their own citizens, scientists have said.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 2,051
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 479

Foie gras imports could be banned after Brexit on ethical grounds - Foie gras imports to the UK could be banned after Brexit, according to an UK environment minister.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 51
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 21

Delhi's air pollution is now so bad it is literally off the chart - Smog more toxic than can be measured by monitoring devices has blanketed the Indian capital this week, months before the start of Delhi’s traditional “pollution season”.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 51
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 13

McDonald's to switch to paper straws in UK after customer campaign - Fast-food chain, which uses 1.8m straws a day, says plastic straws will go by 2019

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 40
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 6

Trinity Western University has lost its legal battle for a new evangelical Christian law school, with a Supreme Court of Canada ruling today that calls it "proportionate and reasonable" to limit religious rights in order to ensure open access for LGBT students.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 1,644
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 351

Second jobs, once rare in Japan, are reshaping attitudes about work

Subreddit : japan
Points : 4
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 1

CERN: Large Hadron Collider gets stronger, better, brighter - On June 15, workers at CERN start modernizing its largest Synchrotron — the LHC. They aim to generate many more particle collisions and collect considerably more data about Higgs- and other particles.

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 28
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 1

CERN: Large Hadron Collider gets stronger, better, brighter - On June 15, workers at CERN start modernizing its largest Synchrotron — the LHC. They aim to generate many more particle collisions and collect considerably more data about Higgs- and other particles.

Subreddit : europe
Points : 131
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 15

CERN: Large Hadron Collider gets stronger, better, brighter - On June 15, workers at CERN start modernizing its largest Synchrotron — the LHC. They aim to generate many more particle collisions and collect considerably more data about Higgs- and other particles.

Subreddit : technology
Points : 40
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 2

CERN: Large Hadron Collider gets stronger, better, brighter - On June 15, workers at CERN start modernizing its largest Synchrotron — the LHC. They aim to generate many more particle collisions and collect considerably more data about Higgs- and other particles.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 46
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 8

Britain's contribution to fighting Russian organised crime is 'less than negative', says renowned prosecutor - Jose Grinda, hailed as the man who "brought down the Russian mafia in Spain”, condemned the UK’s lack of cooperation in a fight which has gone increasingly global.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 36
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 1

Open air lounge by the rooftop pool surrounded with skyscrapers and the panoramic cityscape of Bangkok, Thailand [2000×1902]

Subreddit : RoomPorn
Points : 8,283
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 44

Revenge porn victims must be given anonymity to prevent third of cases being dropped, UK policing chief says - Since 2015, when it was made a crime, victims have chosen not to support charges in 2,813 of 7,806 incidents, with some citing lack of anonymity as a cause.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 59
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 8

The UK National Health Service is to send thousands of hospital patients home sooner in a bid to end a “long stay” culture on the wards, the head of the service will say today. Simon Stevens will pledge to cut long stays in hospital by one quarter, to free up beds for those most in need.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 2
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 1

Wolves could cut Scotland's deer numbers if they were in large reserves, says scientists - If wolves are ever to be reintroduced to the Highlands it may have to be done inside “very large” fenced reserves if they are to be effective at reducing deer numbers, according to a new study.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 2
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 8

Environment secretary Michael Gove appoints UK 'tree champion' - Sir William Worsley is tasked with stopping the unnecessary felling of trees and support plans to plant 11 million trees

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 2
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 1

Japan’s nuclear watchdog approved a plan Wednesday to scrap a nuclear fuel reprocessing plant northeast of Tokyo over a 70-year period, with the cost projected at ¥1 trillion ($9 billion).

Subreddit : japan
Points : 3
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 0

Church of Scientology staffer in Quebec City earned $70 for nearly 39 hours of work, document shows - Organization says its staff are 'religious workers,' but expert says that title doesn't exist in Quebec law

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 14,460
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 804

Angela Merkel accuses US of running trade surplus if trade calculations are updated - Chancellor Merkel has said trade accounting methods are outdated and need revision. Done differently, figures show the US had a $14 billion surplus rather than $153 billion deficit with the European Union in 2017.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 320
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 200

Opioid lawsuit targets rich family behind drug that fueled US crisis

Subreddit : politics
Points : 120
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 2

Nigel Farage is a 'fifth columnist' Putin cheerleader, says Guy Verhofstadt - European Parliament Brexit coordinator says Brexiteers 'colluded with Russia'

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 1,631
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 475

Japan enacts law to move holiday dates to ease traffic for 2020 Olympics - The Diet on Wednesday enacted a law to move national holidays to days linked to 2020 Olympic ceremonies, to alleviate traffic congestion in the Tokyo metropolitan area.

Subreddit : japan
Points : 24
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 7

Paris cafés seek UNESCO 'world heritage' status - A French lobby has launched a campaign for UNESCO to award cultural heritage status to Paris’s bistros and café terraces, pointing to the role they played in bringing people together in the aftermath of the November 13, 2015 terror attacks.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 8
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 4

German teachers cannot strike, says Constitutional Court in Karlsruhe - Four German teachers took their demand to be allowed to strike to the highest court in Germany, only to face defeat before the judges in Karlsruhe. Public officials cannot go on strike, said the Constitutional Court.

Subreddit : worldnews
Points : 17
Published : 1 week ago
Comments : 2