Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:46:04 GMT
(image)Trump's approach to planting gossip in New York tabloids is proving poor training for wrestling with Washington reporters pursuing issues of national importance.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:19:05 GMT
(image)US President Donald Trump announced on Saturday that he will not attend the annual White House Correspondents Association dinner.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 16:59:05 GMT
(image)Syrian government and opposition delegates to peace talks in Geneva on Saturday warned of the impact on negotiations after a day of violence in Syria that included suicide bombings and missile strikes.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 15:08:04 GMT
(image)French President Francois Hollande fired back at Donald Trump on Saturday after the US president told a conservative conference that a friend thought "Paris is no longer Paris."
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 15:06:04 GMT
(image)An Indonesian suspect in the assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's half brother says she was paid the equivalent of $117 to help apply a baby-like liquid to his face.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 13:15:18 GMT
(image)The chief political aide of Marine Le Pen, the leader of France's far-right National Front party and candidate for the French presidential election, has just been put under investigation by French magistrates. If the charges are correct, the National Front leader has been cheating on European Parliament expenses to pay her bodyguard and her chief political aide for jobs that they didn't do.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 11:16:03 GMT
(image)Thomas Keating has expressed "unbearable sorrow at the loss of my soulmate".
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:37:05 GMT
(image)The son of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali was reportedly detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport and questioned about being Muslim.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 14:33:07 GMT
(image)Two friends were at a crowded bar watching a basketball game when a drunken man allegedly began hurling racial slurs at them, then opened fire.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:17:12 GMT
(image)Rejected by his father, Kim Jong-nam led a life of isolation and fear until he died - probably on the orders of his brother.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 04:24:05 GMT
(image)Donald Trump is escalating his war on the media and on one of the government agencies that has provided sensational leaks on his presidency – the FBI.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 20:58:02 GMT
(image)Famously neutral Sweden has suddenly become a proxy battleground in the culture wars.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:45:10 GMT
(image)The business people behind Thailand's famous Buddhist Tiger Temple where the bodies of 40 frozen clubs were discovered last year are set to open a new attraction nearby.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:24:04 GMT
(image)Scientists are criticising the Australian government for its plan to unleash herpes on carp.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 04:58:05 GMT
(image)The ship travels the world offering free abortion services in places where the procedure is banned.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:52:05 GMT
(image)Several major news outlets found themselves blocked from attending a White House briefing with press secretary Sean Spicer.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:29:07 GMT
(image)A shooting in a Kansas bar on Wednesday that left one Indian engineer dead and another injured has escalated into an international incident amid fears the attack was motivated by race.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:27:04 GMT
(image)US President Donald Trump declared himself among friends as he delivered a campaign-style speech on Friday at an annual gathering of conservative activists, where he told the crowd that the movement he built during his campaign represents the future of the Republican Party.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:58:02 GMT
(image)A judge will let only one other accuser testify at Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial to support charges the comedian drugged and molested a woman at his estate near Philadelphia.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:36:02 GMT
(image)President Donald Trump has lashed out once again at US intelligence agencies, calling out the Federal Bureau of Investigation over leaks that have hobbled his administration amid reports of pre-inauguration contacts with Russia.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:42:09 GMT
(image)A local official in Sweden has a novel proposal to improve work-life balance and lift the local birthrate: give municipal employees an hour-long paid break each week to go home and have sex.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:10:05 GMT
(image)Boris Johnson works hard to appear as if he has just got out of bed after a rough night. Enter Australia's Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:46:09 GMT
(image)One of the most vocal critics of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly crackdown says drug charges are trumped up.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:53:04 GMT
(image)Joko Widodo's ambitious program to develop tourism beyond Bali will be among the issues discussed.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:39:05 GMT
(image)Malaysian police said on Friday a preliminary report showed the murder of Kim Jong-nam was carried out with a highly toxic chemical known as VX nerve agent.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 02:55:06 GMT
(image)Trump's Chief Strategist Stephen Bannon declared the Trump administration is locked in an unending battle against the media and other globalist forces.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 22:32:08 GMT
(image)The fallout from the assassination of Kim Jong-nam in Malaysia will remind Israel's prime minister of his own international humiliation nearly 20 years ago.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:21:04 GMT
(image)Portugal wants her retried but Italy has already sentenced her to six years in prison.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:01:08 GMT
(image)Eman Ahmed has spent 20 years in bed, only capable of limited movement, but surgery to help her lose 200kg is giving her new hope.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:16:03 GMT
(image)Thailand's defamation and "computer crime" laws to be put to the test as the BBC backs its correspondent, who faces a five-year prison sentence.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 20:41:06 GMT
(image)The wind is roaring off the Atlantic at Cornwall airport, blowing patterns in the puddles on the tarmac. In the brief silences between the gusts you can hear the sheep baa.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:39:06 GMT
(image)Reduced to their weakest state in a generation, Democratic Party leaders will gather in two cities this weekend to plot strategy and select a new national chairman with the daunting task of rebuilding the party's depleted organisation.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 21:32:06 GMT
(image)President Donald Trump says the United States has fallen behind in its atomic weapons capacity.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:06:05 GMT
(image)BROAD HAVE, WALES, Feb 23 Reuters - A woman has been killed by flying debris as storm Doris batters Britain and Ireland, disrupting travel and leaving thousands without power as it swept in from the Atlantic.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 19:53:05 GMT
(image)The bodies of 13 migrants who died of suffocation have been recovered from a shipping container in western Libya, the Red Crescent said on Thursday.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 19:17:04 GMT
(image)Earlier Francis said Christians should see atheists as good people if they do good.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:51:03 GMT
(image)The blast happened at the ammonia production facility for a company that produces fertilisers and other chemicals.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:44:02 GMT
(image)"There is a sinister organisation that is trying to warp its way into our ranks," said the executive director of the American Conservative Union.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:27:02 GMT
(image)US-backed Iraqi security forces captured Mosul airport on Thursday, state television said, in a major gain in operations to drive Islamic State from the western half of the city.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:49:02 GMT
(image)Pakistan has been struck by a wave of militant attacks in recent weeks which have killed at least 130 people. One attack at a Sufi shrine in southern Sindh province killed 90 people.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:16:02 GMT
(image)They came by the hundreds, in big cities and rural hamlets, to heckle, plead, badger and, in some instances, to protest the protests themselves.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:57:03 GMT
(image)The male passenger asked a Pakistani man and woman if they had a bomb in their luggage.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 04:11:14 GMT
(image)The last time Malcolm Turnbull spoke with one of the handful of world leaders Australia might consider among its closest friends, the verbal stoush that ensued ended up becoming a global story.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 23:30:04 GMT
(image)A former war correspondent arrested in Bali for allegedly possessing hashish has revealed his former employer has agreed to pay for his PTSD treatment when he is released from the notorious Kerobokan jail.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:02:03 GMT
(image)The Australian government is being sued $103 million for allegedly jailing Indonesian juveniles for people smuggling in adult prisons or holding them in immigration detention between 2008 and 2012.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 07:11:05 GMT
(image)The Vietnamese woman accused of poisoning King Jong-nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korea's leader Kimg Jong-un, posted Facebook photos of herself attending parties, in hotel rooms and blowing kisses.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:38:09 GMT
(image)Severe flooding is not unusual in Jakarta, but rarely has it been so politicised as this past week.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 03:59:27 GMT
(image)A Colorado judge has blocked a town's law against women going topless, saying the law is likely unconstitutional.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 03:32:49 GMT
(image)French far right leader Marine Le Pen has increased her lead in the first round of France's presidential election, though she is still seen being beaten by a wide margin in the runoff, a BVA-Salesforce poll published on Thursday showed.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 03:26:11 GMT
(image)For many people flying from Singapore to Sydney, the flight can take as little as seven hours or so. But not if you are Benjamin Netanyahu. In the Israeli prime minister's case, it can take more than 11 hours.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:04:08 GMT
(image)Classical music is often associated with chic halls and musicians in three-piece suits. But this is not always the case.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 02:41:03 GMT
(image)North Koreans had been planning the very public assassination of Kim Jong-nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un, for months, possibly years.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:30:50 GMT
(image)The Trump administration has notified the US Supreme Court it is rescinding transgender student guidelines.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 23:31:05 GMT
(image)A new poll suggests that while people may be broadly unhappy with the mainstream media, they still think it's more credible than Trump.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:27:26 GMT
(image)North Korea said on Thursday Malaysia is to blame for the death of its citizen there last week and accused the Malaysian government of demonstrating "unfriendly attitude" under a scenario drawn up by South Korea.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:10:51 GMT
(image)I spent last week ignoring President Donald Trump. Although I am ordinarily a politics junkie, I didn't read, watch or listen to a single story about anything having to do with our 45th president.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:11:09 GMT
(image)The dresses have been lent back to the palace from private owners across the world.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 23:06:14 GMT
(image)Rather than fret about lost time and money, McDonald's decided to sponsor the dig, and it worked with the archaeological authorities to preserve the road,
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 20:10:16 GMT
(image)The vandalism and threats come as anti-Semitic groups have been emboldened by the election of Donald Trump as US president.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 19:15:11 GMT
(image)Russian military planners, like their counterparts elsewhere, see the spreading of propaganda as a crucial part of modern warfare.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 19:11:59 GMT
(image)During a rendition of "God Bless the USA," some attendees began to sing along and raise their hands in an almost religious way.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 18:03:21 GMT
(image)Demonstrators opposed to the Dakota Access pipeline braced for a showdown with authorities on Wednesday, as protest leaders said at least some would defy a deadline to abandon the camp they have occupied for months to stop the project.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:44:08 GMT
(image)The order would reverse the directives put in place last year by the Obama administration to allow transgender students to use the bathrooms of their choice.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:44:23 GMT
(image)The partner of British children's author Helen Bailey has been convicted of killing her and dumping her body in a cesspool in a financially motivated murder.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:20:54 GMT
(image)UK laws which require low-income Britons to earn a set minimum income before they can obtain visas for some foreign spouses, including Australians, have been upheld in the country's highest court
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 06:50:15 GMT
(image)Australia is pushing for Australian universities to be permitted to open campuses in Indonesia as part of a free trade deal that both countries hope will be finalised this year.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:31:12 GMT
(image)Malaysian police identified a North Korean embassy official and another linked to North Korea's state airline.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 01:17:43 GMT
(image)Maybe it will be called the Donald duck-around - a diplomatic game in which what is apparent to the entire world is not raised and a phone call that stung goes unmentioned.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 04:51:07 GMT
(image)Canada will continue to accept asylum seekers crossing illegally from the United States.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:42:16 GMT
(image)Ecuador's presidential election will go to an April run-off between leftist government candidate Lenin Moreno and ex-banker Guillermo Lasso after a nail- biter first round.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:23:03 GMT
(image)Wildlife prices are tumbling in South Africa, as game breeders are squeezed by restrictions imposed on trophy hunting following the killing of Cecil the lion in 2015.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 05:08:31 GMT
(image)French presidential hopeful Emmanuel Macron has claimed London for France, urging a packed rally of expat compatriots to return to their homeland – and bring the UK's bankers with them.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 23:01:32 GMT
(image)Vladimir Putin is on a bit of a hot streak among Republicans of late.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:52:23 GMT
(image)US President Donald Trump spoke out against anti-Semitic threats on Tuesday, but his words were not enough for the Anne Frank Centre for Mutual Respect.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 23:01:58 GMT
(image)Despite its urgency, one of the Department of Homeland Security officials who briefed reporters on Tuesday insisted there would not be mass round-ups.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 23:48:03 GMT
(image)Residents in a suburb of Stockholm predominantly inhabited by immigrants have clashed with police, two days after Donald Trump singled out Sweden.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:56:45 GMT
(image)Smith says officers and a SWAT team were responding to the scene at Ben Taub Hospital, one of the hospitals that is part of the medical centre.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:13:21 GMT
(image)Incendiary commentator who helped make Breitbart News a leading organ of the "alt-right," resigned from the news organisation Tuesday after a video of him endorsing pedophilia surfaced online over the weekend.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:18:58 GMT
(image)Under French military supervision, four golden eagle chicks hatched last year atop drones - born into a world of terror and machines they would be bred to destroy.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:33:45 GMT
(image)Trump's rallygoers were the perfect audience for the president, who insists his version of reality is the only one that exists or matters.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:38:22 GMT
(image)Officials directed to remove anyone convicted of any criminal offence.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:05:17 GMT
(image)An Australian model and his skateboarding friend have been hailed as heroes in New York after they risked their lives to save seven teenagers who fell through ice in Central Park.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 04:59:47 GMT
(image)She pledged to restore ties with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad during a trip to Lebanon.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:42:36 GMT
(image)This finding supported the idea that stigma - involving loss of status, discrimination or stereotyping - may underlie some suicide attempts, public health experts said
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:44:56 GMT
(image)Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday arranged for his government to change laws that critics say will bulldoze what is left of Cambodia's opposition parties and political institutions.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:10:46 GMT
(image)A young Israeli soldier convicted of killing a Palestinian assailant was sentenced to 18 months' prison, far less than prosecutors requested.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:49:14 GMT
(image)Byron Bay woman will be sentenced for a group attack that led to police officer's death.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:58:48 GMT
(image)Karen Mary Connors lived alone and died alone, in what had been her family's summer home, with only a few houses standing between her and the Atlantic Ocean.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:52:40 GMT
(image)Prosecutors have requested that David Taylor, the boyfriend of Byron Bay woman Sara Connor, be sentenced to eight years' jail for the fatal group assault of a Balinese police officer on Kuta beach last year.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:18:27 GMT
(image)Since Sunday, Iraq troops have been fighting their way to the Islamic State stronghold of Mosul.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:03:51 GMT
(image)Only Donald Trump could turn the concept of the organ grinder and the monkey on its head.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:18:21 GMT
(image)Most restaurateurs would be thrilled to learn that their establishment had been awarded a Michelin star. But when Véronique Jacquet heard the news on the local radio last week, she knew something wasn't quite right.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:40:32 GMT
(image)Malaysia is "deeply insulted" by North Korea's questioning of the investigation into the poisoning of 46 year-old brother of Kim Jong-un.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:39:52 GMT
(image)A Utah Republican said that men have traditionally earned more than women and, citing "simple economics", argued that things should stay that way.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:59:32 GMT
(image)British lawmakers on Monday kicked off a debate on whether to withdraw an invitation to President Trump for a state visit - an offer that had been extended by the British prime minister with unprecedented speed.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:46:42 GMT
(image)Many of President Donald Trump's most dedicated supporters - the sort who waited for hours in the Florida sun this weekend for his first post-inauguration campaign rally - say their lives changed on election night. Suddenly they felt like their views were actually respected and in the majority.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:20:56 GMT
(image)US President Donald Trump has announced that General H. R. McMaster will be named national security adviser and Keith Kellogg will be chief of staff for the National Security Council.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:36:41 GMT
(image)Right now, or should I say alt-right now, there are some new phrases that seem coined to troll liberals, journalists and others.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:44:43 GMT
(image)In one clipped part of a lengthy January 2016 interview, Yiannopoulos denounced the "arbitrary and oppressive idea of consent".
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:22:06 GMT
(image)The ministry gave no details on the circumstances of his death on Monday but offered condolences to his relatives.