Sat, 27 May 2017 14:15:00 GMT
(image)It sounds like a Hollywood script, but this is exactly what happened to me.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:21:04 GMT
(image)A Filipino lawyer asked the International Criminal Court to charge Duterte with mass murder and crimes against humanity in the killings of thousands of people over three decades.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:55:05 GMT
(image)To the long list of ambitious goals he has set, no matter how far-fetched they might seem, President Donald Trump added a new one.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:37:04 GMT
(image)"What is at stake is France's make-up, its unity, its membership of Europe and its place in the world."
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:01:06 GMT
(image)Chinese President warns US counterpart against any action on North Korea that goes against UN resolutions.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:32:04 GMT
(image)The crusading French politician Marine Le Pen hates being called a far-right leader. She says if most French voters endorse her harsh anti-immigration plans, that means she is a centrist.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 02:23:04 GMT
(image)Polls show that Trump supporters say they aren't disillusioned with the President's performance.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 21:46:04 GMT
(image)A triumph for the far right, that will probably expose them as still fundamentally unelectable.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 20:51:06 GMT
(image)US President Donald Trump will speak with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese President Xi Jinping.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 20:45:04 GMT
(image)According to the latest exit polls, the two increasingly likely to make it to the second round are Le Pen and Macron.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 19:38:03 GMT
(image)Television journalist Alisyn Camerota said on Sunday she was a target of sexual harassment by Roger Ailes when she worked at Fox News.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 18:47:02 GMT
(image)The elimination of the two mainstream French parties from the first round of presidential elections on Sunday showed the deep malaise of French society, a member of centrist Emmanuel Macron's campaign said on Sunday.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 03:11:08 GMT
(image)Emmanuel Macron, a 39-year-old former banker, has won the country's first-round vote.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 16:31:02 GMT
(image)North Korea detained a US citizen on Friday as he attempted to leave the country, bringing the total number of Americans held by the isolated country to three.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:49:08 GMT
(image)President Donald Trump nears the 100-day mark of his administration as the least popular chief executive in modern times.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:21:06 GMT
(image)War is full of unsung heroes, but few can claim to have transformed the way we think of, and commemorate war.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 14:00:00 GMT
(image)At this time of year the Somme should be crawling with tour buses but pragmatism may be outweighing remembrance.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:36:06 GMT
(image)The mystery of one digger who lay in an unmarked grave for more than a century has been solved.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:41:02 GMT
(image)Tony Blair has expressed his increased desire for a return to frontline politics as Britain is being "hijacked" by Brexit backers.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:43:04 GMT
(image)The anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany (AfD) party on Sunday voted for 76-year-old publicist Alexander Gauland and 38-year-old economist Alice Weidel to jointly lead its campaign for the country's September national election.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:05:04 GMT
(image)Three policemen were killed on Sunday in a suicide attack south of Mosul, the northern Iraqi city where Islamic State is fighting off a US-backed offensive, security sources said.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:37:01 GMT
(image)FBI director James Comey has arrived in New Zealand ahead of a conference, although officials were cagey as to the exact nature of his visit.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 06:14:05 GMT
(image)They looked like Afghan army soldiers returning from the front lines, carrying the bodies of wounded comrades as part of the ruse.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 05:48:06 GMT
(image)Ryan insisted a budget bill will be finalised before government funding dries up after April 28. But Trump wants money for his Mexico wall to be included.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 16:02:24 GMT
(image)Rules dating back more than half a century impose a 44-hour timeout ahead of the polls' closure on Sunday.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 04:38:09 GMT
(image)Thousands of scientists and their supporters gathered on Saturday in Washington and across the US for the March for Science.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 03:13:06 GMT
(image)Six years after the Fukushima disaster, 105 students turned up at a school in the exclusion zone for the beginning of the Japanese school year.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 02:20:05 GMT
(image)The anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany looks set to turn further right after its co-leader suffered a defeat over racism at its party congress.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 08:20:07 GMT
(image)Relationships have always been President Donald Trump's currency and comfort, helping him talk his way into real estate deals over three decades in New York.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 16:53:03 GMT
(image)A knife-wielding man threatened police at Gare du Nord train station in Paris on Saturday, causing panic before he was arrested, a spokesman for French rail operator SNCF said.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 00:03:04 GMT
(image)American Airlines has apologised to a female passenger and suspended a flight attendant after a video showing an onboard clash over a baby stroller went viral, in the latest embarassment for a US carrier over how it treated a customer.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 23:58:02 GMT
(image)North Korea's foreign ministry has lashed out at Julie Bishop and warned Australia was "coming within the range of the nuclear strike".
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 14:15:12 GMT
(image)The oldfield mouse does not seem extraordinary. With soulful black eyes and tiny teacup ears, the rodent lives a humdrum life scurrying about meadows and beaches in the south-eastern United States.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 14:15:00 GMT
(image)Dr Peter Kopelson belongs to a small group of medical professionals responsible for keeping the most recognisable faces on the planet looking young and pimple free.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 14:15:00 GMT
(image)Preaching in Egypt is a profession mostly reserved for men. But a woman's touch and social media are changing that.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 07:34:05 GMT
(image)US Vice-President Mike Pence has arrived in Sydney, with his wife Karen and two daughters Audrey and Charlotte in tow, for his first official visit to Australia.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 07:22:04 GMT
(image)At least 140 Afghan soldiers were killed on Friday by Taliban attackers apparently disguised in military uniforms.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 13:03:04 GMT
(image)Royal birthday celebrated with a coordinated, and very modern, social media campaign.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 04:02:06 GMT
(image)James Comey, Admiral Mike Rogers, John Brennan, James Clapper and Sally Yates to appear at a public hearing to be scheduled after May 2.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 03:27:06 GMT
(image)Michael Ron David Kadar, 18, who lives in Israel, made at least 245 threatening telephone calls this year and is linked to 240 others including to Australia.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:53:09 GMT
(image)Rosa Parks may have refused to move from her seat on a bus in 1955, but the house where she took refuge has now made a move to Berlin.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:55:04 GMT
(image)Several times customs officials noticed a man carrying a strange-looking case across crossing the border from north-eastern Thailand to Laos, a known smuggling route.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 12:59:04 GMT
(image)Police in the US state of New Mexico are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident that left a 76-year-old Australian man dead.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:09:05 GMT
(image)There are renewed fears that North Korea could conduct a nuclear test on April 25, the 85th anniversary of the founding of its military.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:13:05 GMT
(image)Taesung, South Korea: All day long, and all through the night, the villagers hear the music. It is loud and chirpy, with lyrics trumpeting the virtues of their sworn enemy, North Korea.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:03:02 GMT
(image)Invoke, a policy research shop set up by Rafizi Ramli, vice president of the opposition People's Justice Party, is planning a data operation to oust Prime Minister Najib Razak in an election expected this year.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:13:05 GMT
(image)So called 'Twitter bots' that masquerade as real people and spread fake news and propaganda on social media have been detected in action in France in the lead-up to this weekend's presidential election.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 21:13:02 GMT
(image)Shon Hopwood's life didn't start out as remarkable. Then one night, his friend suggested they rob a bank.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:13:02 GMT
(image)"He was a simple man who loved his job, and he was really committed to the LGBT cause," a colleague said.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:49:02 GMT
(image)At least eight soldiers were left dead and 11 were wounded in the attack.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:28:04 GMT
(image)President Donald Trump inserted himself into the tumult of French politics on Friday.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:40:06 GMT
(image)US Vice President Mike Pence has been greeted at Sydney airport by Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce at the start of his first official visit to Australia.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 02:23:01 GMT
(image)As the fate of the US-Australia refugee deal hangs in the balance, Michael Gordon and Alex Ellinghausen visit Manus Island to find out who might be gifted a new life, and what will happen to those left behind.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:10:07 GMT
(image)Arkansas has executed the first of eight inmates it planned to put to death in quick succession.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:00:05 GMT
(image)Sydney will host not one Pence, but four Pences this weekend, as the US Vice-President flies into town on Air Force 2 with his wife and daughters.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:53:08 GMT
(image)A wave nostalgia for the Monkey TV series wasn't confined to Australia. In China, there has been an outpouring of grief at the news that pioneering TV director Yang Jie has died.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 05:52:05 GMT
(image)After an election riven with religious tension, Pence struck an odd note by comparing Indonesia to the US.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:27:07 GMT
(image)A strange new condition seems to be afflicting many people in Washington DC, says Lissa Muscatine, Hillary Clinton's long-time former aide.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:27:06 GMT
(image)A French policeman was shot dead and two others were wounded in central Paris on Thursday night in an attack carried out days before presidential elections.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 02:08:07 GMT
(image)Lazarus returned from the dead. Can Labour return from 24 per cent in the polls, literally half the Conservatives' figure, in just a month and a half?
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:52:38 GMT
(image)Attendance at SeaWorld Entertainment's theme parks has been falling amid negative publicity and criticism from animal rights activists upset by the treatment of captive marine mammals.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:13:08 GMT
(image)The biggest ever gold coin hoard ever found in Britain was uncovered inside a piano - after a couple unknowingly donated it to a school.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 22:25:05 GMT
(image)Federal prosecutors are weighing whether to bring criminal charges against members of the WikiLeaks organisation.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 22:21:03 GMT
(image)Analysts who examine satellite images of North Korea have spotted some unexpected activity at the country's nuclear test site: active volleyball games.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:18:05 GMT
(image)Just three days before the most unpredictable election in recent French history, this is what many political observers have been dreading.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:17:05 GMT
(image)Tourists have been gawking at the big berg, floating just off the coast of Ferryland in south-eastern Newfoundland.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 03:03:10 GMT
(image)A gunman jumped out of a car, killed a police officer and wounded two others in central Paris.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 04:50:06 GMT
(image)The far-right Alternative for Germany party (AfD) has been thrown into disarray months before national elections.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:03:05 GMT
(image)North Korean state media has warned of a strike that would "wipe out" US forces and the mainland.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 22:58:04 GMT
(image)The Vice-President of Indonesia has signalled he prevented his US counterpart from discussing the contract row that has crippled operations at Grasberg - the world's second largest copper mine - by telling him "the affair is finished".
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:26:11 GMT
(image)A day after he was defeated, Jakarta's embattled governor fronted the blasphemy trial that derailed his electability .
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 06:15:09 GMT
(image)An Australian property developer says he is "very happy" Interpol issued a red alert notice for the arrest of a Chinese tycoon, member of Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago, living in exile in New York.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 02:19:05 GMT
(image)Islamic State banned music and entertainment in Mosul but this Iraqi artist who fled the militants came back to play.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:09:06 GMT
(image)After killing 47 worshippers at churches a week ago, IS has struck again in the tourist hot spot of southern Sinai.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 19:42:07 GMT
(image)With no political party to speak of, Macron, 39, is leading a quest to become modern France's youngest president.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:20:05 GMT
(image)Najib Razak, preparing to call early elections, has accused journalists of fabricating fake news about Malaysia.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 21:27:05 GMT
(image)The plan was to swing the 2016 US presidential election to Donald Trump and undermine voters' faith in the American electoral system.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:51:06 GMT
(image)May has batted away accusations of political opportunism on a day of fiery exchanges that marked the start of her re-election campaign.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 21:05:07 GMT
(image)Jim Mattis looked to address confusion over a US aircraft carrier group.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 14:34:03 GMT
(image)British Prime Minister Theresa May has won parliament's backing for an early election, a vote she said would strengthen her hand in Brexit talks.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 17:29:03 GMT
(image)WikiLeaks head Julian Assange has hinted he may run for the UK parliament in June's snap election.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:25:06 GMT
(image)A mock-up video of missiles engulfing the United States in flames, prompting cheers from the audience and smiles from current leader Kim Jong Un.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:39:02 GMT
(image)A cargo ship heading from Russia to Turkey has sunk off the coast of Crimea and 11 of the crew are missing, Crimea's emergency situations ministry says.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 12:09:04 GMT
(image)Facebook slaying suspect Steve Stephens was undone by 20 pieces of Chicken McNuggets and an order of fries.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 18:22:06 GMT
(image)Results are in for one of the most bitterly contested elections in Indonesia's recent history.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 03:00:02 GMT
(image)Flamboyant Chinese businessman, and Trump club member, taunts the communist party online.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 03:19:04 GMT
(image)Once again, the Southern Poverty Law Centre is taking aim at neo-Nazis.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 01:41:13 GMT
(image)Riot police used tear gas and stun grenades to disperse fellow police officers from the front doors of Congress.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 04:42:04 GMT
(image)The colossus is instead thought to be of King Psammetich I, who ruled from 664 to 610 BC and, if confirmed, would be the largest statue of the Late Period ever discovered.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:37:05 GMT
(image)In a short phone conversation moments before Michael Elliott took his last breath, his best friend told him what he wanted to hear.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:45:05 GMT
(image)The find is the latest in a series of major discoveries of ancient relics that Egypt hopes will revive its tourist business that has been hit by political instability.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:06 GMT
(image)Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack on a police checkpoint about 800 metres from the entrance to the UNESCO world heritage site.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 22:00:00 GMT
(image)Theresa May said she'd made her decision "with reluctance". It was hard to believe.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 20:32:03 GMT
(image)Ivanka Trump and her allies have dismissed concerns that the first daughter's White House role raises ethical red flags.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 07:57:07 GMT
(image)British prime minister Theresa May has called a snap election, blaming opposition politicians for "jeopardising the work" of Brexit.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 23:31:04 GMT
(image)As tensions mounted on the Korean Peninsula, Admiral Harry Harris made a dramatic announcement: An aircraft carrier had been ordered to sail north from Singapore on April 8 toward the Western Pacific
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 17:37:06 GMT
(image)The suspect in the Facebook video murder case has killed himself after a car chase in Pennsylvania, police said.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 15:52:02 GMT
(image)No one can be complacent about the potential threat posed by the missiles being developed by North Korea, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Tuesday.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 18:44:04 GMT
(image)Two Frenchmen arrested in Marseille on Tuesday planned to carry out an "imminent and violent attack" ahead of the first round of the presidential election on Sunday, France's interior minister said.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 19:17:05 GMT
(image)Theresa May might be yet another British Prime Minister who should have been careful what they wished for.