Sat, 27 May 2017 14:15:00 GMT
(image)It sounds like a Hollywood script, but this is exactly what happened to me.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 02:38:08 GMT
(image)A formal letter signed by Mrs May was handed to the President of the European Council Donald Tusk in Brussels on Wednesday triggering Brexit. What happens now?
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:44:07 GMT
(image)While some of the unproven claims attributed to the Belarusan-American businessman are bizarre, there are indications he had contacts with Donald Trump’s circle.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:25:05 GMT
(image)Twelve people have been killed after a truck slammed head-on into a van carrying 14 members of a Texas Baptist church.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:12:02 GMT
(image)The FBI has arrested a veteran State Department employee who concealed her extensive contacts with Chinese intelligence agents.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:01:02 GMT
(image)A young driver has admitted his role in the US hit-and-run death of Australian tech whiz and humorist Leslie Nassar.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 02:15:05 GMT
(image)Experts say they have uncovered 700 pieces of the boat from the site since the first discovery in the 1980s and now believe that they have found most of it.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:40:07 GMT
(image)Dressed in orange jumpsuits, the alleged smugglers were hauled in front of cameras in Jakarta on Wednesday.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:32:04 GMT
(image)For years, the United States pushed China to commit to limiting its fossil fuel use. The countries now look likely to switch roles.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 02:10:05 GMT
(image)The V is important. It means that in America, anyone can sue the president of the United States and hope to win.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:02:04 GMT
(image)Is the UK's break with Europe a historical triumph, or a tragedy?
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 20:41:05 GMT
(image)Ivanka Trump is becoming an official government employee, joining her husband in serving as an unpaid adviser to her father in the White House.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 19:52:06 GMT
(image)Former prime minister Manuel Valls backed independent front-runner Emmanuel Macron in next month's presidential election.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:59:04 GMT
(image)Americans live in two realities when it comes to the Russia investigation.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:27:04 GMT
(image)A woman in a vehicle tried to ram a police cruiser on the US Capitol grounds on Wednesday morning.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:05:05 GMT
(image)Theresa May has pulled the trigger on one of the country's most significant political experiments in its modern history - leaving the European Union
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:11:08 GMT
(image)Andreea Cristea, who fell into the Thames during the London terror attack, remains in hospital in a critical but stable condition.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 01:50:04 GMT
(image)The call from China's powerful police ministry comes after the Turnbull government's failure to secure ratification of the 2007 extradition treaty with Beijing.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 06:32:07 GMT
(image)Cambodia's ban has put the spotlight on a global trade in breast milk to other mothers, bodybuilders, cancer patients and breast-milk fetishists.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:52:05 GMT
(image)A Boeing 737 jet with 141 passengers on board has burst into flames after veering off the runway in Peru.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:54:05 GMT
(image)Sean Spicer finally seemed to reach a breaking point when it comes to Trump and Russia.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:50:06 GMT
(image)Extreme weather has battered many parts of the world this year, but few places have suffered more in lives, homes and crops lost than Peru.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:56:06 GMT
(image)Donald Trump will not participate in the longstanding Major League Baseball tradition of US presidents throwing out a ceremonial first pitch at Washington Opening Day games
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 06:21:08 GMT
(image)A day after he tweeted that the Trump Russia story was a "hoax" Donald Trump's administration was revealed to be going to extraordinary lengths to thwart the airing of explosive evidence before a congressional committee.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 21:55:04 GMT
(image)Spiders are quite literally all around us. A recent entomological survey of North Carolina homes turned up spiders in 100 per cent of them, including 68 per cent of bathrooms and more than three-quarters of bedrooms.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 21:48:03 GMT
(image)Washington: From a Florida prison, Shatarka Nuby penned a letter to the state's health department about her cosmetically enhanced buttocks.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 21:28:06 GMT
(image)Prime Minister Theresa May says she will enter European Union exit talks representing everyone in Britain - including millions of EU nationals living in the UK.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 04:02:06 GMT
(image)No matter what the US president does, the physics and chemical impacts of burning coal, oil and gas are uncontroversial.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 21:11:07 GMT
(image)The Russian presidential election season has started with cries of frustration from the younger generation and the prospect of a harsh crackdown by the Kremlin.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 19:48:04 GMT
(image)French authorities shot dead a Chinese man at his Paris home, triggering rioting in the French capital by members of the Chinese community.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 19:10:04 GMT
(image)Subramaniam said the ministry cannot do anything with the body until they are given instructions by next of kin.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:17:04 GMT
(image)The administration considers a great deal of her possible testimony to be barred from discussion because of presidential communication privilege.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:31:09 GMT
(image)Scottish lawmakers have voted in Edinburgh to pursue a second independence referendum, setting up what may be a lengthy and acrimonious showdown within the UK in the midst of Brexit negotiations.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:55:05 GMT
(image)Donald Trump has signed an executive order to scrap Obama-era climate change regulations that his administration says are hindering oil drillers and coal miners.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:12:02 GMT
(image)Veteran South African anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada, who was sentenced to life imprisonment alongside Nelson Mandela and went on to be an open critic of President Jacob Zuma, died on Tuesday aged 87.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:01:00 GMT
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Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:25:08 GMT
(image)The wife of Khalid Masood says she is "saddened and shocked" by his attack and "totally" condemns his actions.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 05:59:06 GMT
(image)For the first time since anyone can remember, there is a very real possibility of four famines - in Somalia, South Sudan, Nigeria and Yemen - breaking out at once.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 07:27:04 GMT
(image)Professor Feng Chongyi, the Sydney academic stuck in China, is fighting back against security authorities, demanding to know why he has been banned from returning to Australia.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 23:02:05 GMT
(image)When the head of a small Italian museum called Detective Inspector Alexander Horn of the Munich Police, she asked him if he investigated cold cases.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 04:13:15 GMT
(image)British police said that they have found no evidence that London attacker Khalid Masood was linked to the Islamic State, despite a claim by the militant group that he was its "soldier".
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 05:38:05 GMT
(image)Chinese authorities have revealed how police in Guangdong uncovered a drug ring operating between China and Australia in a five-month long investigation that led to the seizure of a $100million ice haul.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:00:06 GMT
(image)British tabloid The Daily Mail is under fire for a front page which emphasises the legs of female politicians over any substantive news.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:01:12 GMT
(image)The central promise of the Trump administration has failed and the central premise of the administration has been discredited.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 01:18:05 GMT
(image)Myanmar's military chief has warned against UN intervention in his country, declaring more than one million Rohingya Muslims in western Rakhine state as "Bengali" interlopers.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 02:44:08 GMT
(image)Judy Bamberger dared Israeli authorities to arrest her when she arrived in the country. They didn't.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:01:06 GMT
(image)After being burnt in a failed effort to overhaul healthcare, the Trump administration is making clear that it wants to own the first makeover of the US tax code in more than 30 years.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 02:21:04 GMT
(image)Nine leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy Umbrella Movement have turned themselves in to police following Sunday's election.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 22:00:07 GMT
(image)Defeating the Islamic State was candidate Donald Trump's top national-security priority, one of the few policy issues on which he was consistent.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:31:05 GMT
(image)Seven teenagers and a teacher from a high school mountaineering club died in an avalanche on Monday in an area of northeastern Japan that had been blanketed by unusually heavy spring snows, authorities said.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:25:04 GMT
(image)Spinach for the heart, broccoli for the lungs - no it's not a new diet, it's plants re-purposed as human tissue.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:15:02 GMT
(image)The alert from Fox News went out at 5.30pm Sunday. It wasn't long until it was proven untrue.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:54:04 GMT
(image)Vladimir Putin's government will face further demonstrations of public discontent after a wave of anti-corruption protests swept Russia, says Navalny
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:18:05 GMT
(image)The Republican chair of the House Intelligence Committee is making it very hard for his committee to meet high standards of impartiality.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:29:02 GMT
(image)A 100 kg Canadian gold coin was stolen in the early hours of Monday morning from Berlin's Bode Museum.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:39:02 GMT
(image)The Senate Intelligence Committee is expected to interview President Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner as part of a sweeping investigation into potential links between the Trump campaign and Russian officials.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 14:55:05 GMT
(image)Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was jailed for 15 days after the largest anti-government demonstrations for at least five years energised President Vladimir Putin's critics as presidential elections loom.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:15:00 GMT
(image)Australian health professionals are on the ground in northern Iraq as part of a global humanitarian relief effort to assist civilians in the war-ravaged region around Mosul.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 04:57:04 GMT
(image)An 18 year-old woman whose case focussed attention on the poor state of medical care in Cambodia has died after contracting necrosis, a rare from of cell degeneration.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 05:47:06 GMT
(image)An Australian woman has died at a luxury seaside villa in Bali, after Indonesian police say she consumed more than a bottle of vodka.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:57:04 GMT
(image)South Korean prosecutors say they are seeking an arrest warrant for former President Park Geun-hye on corruption allegations.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:44:02 GMT
(image)Authorities say eight Japanese high school students have been found unconscious after they were caught in an avalanche at a ski resort Monday morning.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 23:44:12 GMT
(image)Measured against past meltdowns, Friday's humiliating healthcare defeat should have sparked savage finger-pointing and name calling. Instead, the White House is quiet.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 02:50:02 GMT
(image)Dr Feng was stopped from returning to Australia while trying to board a flight in Guangzhou on Friday and Saturday.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:24:07 GMT
(image)He has also made 13 visits to his own golf courses since becoming president.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 19:23:04 GMT
(image)The European Union will disappear, French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen told a rally on Sunday.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 21:36:12 GMT
(image)Scotland Yard has revealed it took Khalid Masood just 82 seconds to carry out his carnage as they made another arrest on Sunday.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 17:23:02 GMT
(image)Police have arrested a 30-year-old man in the central English city of Birmingham in connection with last week's attack on parliament.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:23:03 GMT
(image)President Donald Trump lashed out at Republican leaders and groups on Sunday for the defeat of the bill to repeal and replace his predecessor's healthcare law, after blaming Democrats for the loss on Friday.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:53:03 GMT
(image)Italy's justice minister has requested an investigation into whether a judge rightfully acquitted a man of a sexual assault charge because the woman did not scream.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:24:03 GMT
(image)A wave of unsanctioned rallies swept across Russia on Sunday to protest corruption in the government of President Vladimir Putin, prompting arrests as hundreds of riot officers moved in to break up crowds.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 11:14:01 GMT
(image)A suspected gas explosion has destroyed several buildings in Merseyside in north-west England, leaving two people seriously injuring and 32 others are in hospital.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:03:05 GMT
(image)One person was killed and 14 were wounded after gunfire erupted early Sunday morning inside a Cincinnati nightclub, authorities said.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 11:20:03 GMT
(image)The girlfriend of a New Zealand man who died while rescuing her from a freak wave in Bali is taking his death "really hard", as she recovers in hospital after suffering a collapsed lung.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:31:06 GMT
(image)The remaining contestants on a reality television series have emerged after surviving 12 months in the Scottish wilderness - fending off hunger, infighting and fatigue - only to learn that the show stopped broadcasting after four episodes, the last of them in August.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 04:43:07 GMT
(image)The Pentagon said on Saturday a US air strike in Afghanistan had killed an al-Qaeda militant who was responsible for the death of two American service members and accused of involvement in a deadly attack on a bus carrying Sri Lanka's cricket team in 2009.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 04:00:02 GMT
(image)Shoppers at a Hong Kong mall were startled and some injured when an escalator malfunctioned and sent people tumbling down the stairs.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 05:09:06 GMT
(image)An initial investigation of a recent airstrike believed to have killed more than 200 civilians in Mosul found it was conducted by the US-led coalition at the request of Iraqi security forces, the Pentagon has said.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 08:02:06 GMT
(image)Beijing's preferred candidate, Carrie Lam, was selected by an elite group of voters to become the fourth chief executive of Hong Kong on Sunday.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 03:32:05 GMT
(image)President Donald Trump ignites a lot of fights, but his failure to repeal the Affordable Care Act, the biggest defeat in his short time in the White House, was the result of something else: a long-running Republican civil war that humbled a generation of party leaders before he ever came to Washington.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:46:08 GMT
(image)A study has shown that three-quarters of antiques dealers admit being aware of illegal trading, knowing colleagues or auctioneers who sell modern ivory by passing it off under the guise of still-legal pre-1947 artefacts.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 00:07:04 GMT
(image)A 10-month-old girl has rare parasitic twin removed surgically from her back.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:28:09 GMT
(image)Uber has taken its fleet of self-driving vehicles off the roads while it investigates a Friday night crash that left one of its SUVs sitting on its side.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 02:44:06 GMT
(image)The short life of the United Kingdom Independence Party, or UKIP, may be coming to a close after its only member of Parliament, Douglas Carswell, quit the party to become an independent.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 04:32:10 GMT
(image)Former Australian foreign minister Bob Carr says he is making representations in Beijing and Canberra about the case of Sydney academic Feng Chongyi.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 17:56:06 GMT
(image)Residents of a posh Washington neighbourhood say Ivanka Trump doesn't make a very good neighbour, taking up too much the parking and leaving rubbish at the curb for days.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 14:59:06 GMT
(image)Europeans must contain their squabbling if the EU is to survive, leaders warned on Saturday as they marked the 60th anniversary of its founding in Rome.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 14:11:02 GMT
(image)Militia fighters in central Democratic Republic of Congo have decapitated about 40 police officers in an ambush.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:29:05 GMT
(image)Imagine this. You have a child with leukaemia and you live in the Gaza Strip.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 13:15:19 GMT
(image)Clouds have fascinated and frightened shepherds and seafarers alike and now modern-day weather geeks have a new event to celebrate – the first updated international cloud atlas in six decades.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 11:51:05 GMT
(image)Iraqi government forces pause their push to recapture western Mosul from Islamic State militants because of the high rate of civilian casualties.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 11:28:05 GMT
(image)She now tops 45 kilograms, meaning her days of napping on her human caretakers' laps are dwindling.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 04:42:02 GMT
(image)Berlin: Germany last year warded off two cyber attacks by APT28, a top official said, referring to a Russian hacking group also dubbed "Fancy Bear" that experts say successfully targeted Hillary Clinton's US election campaign.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 06:45:04 GMT
(image)A US immigration judge in Chicago has granted asylum to a Singaporean blogger, saying he was persecuted for his political opinions in the Southeast Asian city-state.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 03:52:03 GMT
(image)The International Criminal Court on Friday found a former militia leader liable for $US1 million in reparations to his victims and their relatives in a Congolese village.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 10:40:05 GMT
(image)Australia and China found unprecedented common ground during Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's visit to Australia this week.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 01:09:09 GMT
(image)The Westminster attacker had sought professional help over his urges to kill.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 11:10:04 GMT
(image)The assassin who gunned down a prominent Russian opposition figure on a sidewalk in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev was identified by Ukrainian officials
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 03:19:06 GMT
(image)More than a third of US jobs could be at "high risk" of automation by the early 2030s, a percentage that's greater than in Britain, Germany and Japan, according to a report released on Friday.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 14:21:36 GMT
(image)Republicans reveal themselves to be incapable of delivering on a promise they have been making to Americans for seven years.