Subscribe: The Age World Headlines
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade B rated
Language: English
attack  barcelona  donald trump  donald  north korea  police  president donald  president  terror attack  terror  trump  white house 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: The Age World Headlines

The Age World Headlines

The top World headlines from The Age. For all the news, visit


Malaysia's scandal-plagued Prime Minister has agreed to meet Donald Trump

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 20:58:02 GMT

The President wants to strengthen relations with Malaysia even as a fund founded by its leader, Najib Razak, faces a US criminal probe.

Ex-CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson seeks to stop Donald Trump's tweets

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 20:55:02 GMT


Former undercover CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson is looking to crowdfund enough money to buy Twitter so President Donald Trump can't use it.

Russian ambassador to Sudan Mirgayas Shirinskiy found dead in his home

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 20:46:02 GMT


Russia's ambassador to Sudan, Mirgayas Shirinskiy, was found dead at his home in Khartoum on Wednesday, the Sudanese police said.

'I-M-P-E-A-C-H': Donald Trump's science envoy quits, with letter embedded with message

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 20:11:06 GMT


A State Department's science envoy resignation letter's most biting message may have come in the form of a hidden acrostic: I-M-P-E-A-C-H.

Cambodia's expelled a US non-profit after a local election surprise

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 20:06:02 GMT

The expulsion comes as autocratic Prime Minister Hun Sen cracks down on critics of his government.

Marise Payne defends Australia's South-east Asia security outreach

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 19:34:03 GMT


Australia's defence minister Marise Payne has defended Australia's efforts to step-up engagement with south-east Asia.

Trump threatens to shut government over border wall, lashes Republican senator

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 18:55:06 GMT


Trump stepped up his attacks on fellow Republicans a day after an incendiary rally.

'He was there for us': Prince Harry defends Charles after Princess Diana's death

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:45:04 GMT


Britain's Prince Harry defended the way his father, Prince Charles, cared for him and his brother as they grieved for their mother, Princess Diana, in a documentary previewed by the BBC.

Best of the world: August 24, 2017

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:05:00 GMT


The Herald's picture editors showcase the best images
from around the globe.

As Donald Trump ranted and rambled, his crowd slowly thinned

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 13:45:06 GMT


Although President Trump has long been the master of reading the mood of a room and quickly adjusting his message to satisfy as many of his fans as possible, his rage last night seemed to cloud his senses.

A ban on coal has slowed China's July trade with North Korea

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:48:02 GMT


The coal ban's come amid growing pressure from the United States to rein in Pyongyang's missile programme.

US-backed Iraqi forces keep up grinding battle against Islamic State

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:43:02 GMT


A fresh offensive in Tall Afar offensive follows a successful but gruelling nine-month campaign to retake Mosul.

Torso found in Copenhagen waters is of missing journalist Kim Wall

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 16:46:04 GMT


Copenhagen: Danish police have identified a headless female torso found in the Copenhagen waterside as that of Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who police believe was killed on a home-made submarine.

Venezuela's rebel prosecutor heads to Brazil as Maduro seeks her arrest

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 05:35:08 GMT


Venezuela's former chief prosecutor - who says she has proof of corruption at the highest levels of the socialist administration - fled to Brazil on Tuesday

Typhoon Hato: Hong Kong issues highest warning, halts trading

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:00:05 GMT


Hong Kong upgraded the storm warning to the highest for the first time in five years and cancelled its stock exchange morning trading session as Hato drew closer.

Donald Trump vows to build the Mexico wall at any cost at Arizona rally

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:04:06 GMT


At a campaign-style rally the Phoenix mayor wished hadn't happen, US President Donald Trump reiterated his promise of building a border wall with Mexico to stop illegal migration.

Cambodia set to permanently ban commercial surrogacy

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 03:50:04 GMT


Cambodia is set to permanently ban commercial surrogacy, ending hopes of Australian intending parents.

Donald Trump's Phoenix rally raises tensions in Arizona city

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 01:38:05 GMT


Donald Trump supporters and protesters gathered at the site of the US president's latest campaign rally in Phoenix, Arizona, the first gathering since the Charlottesville neo-Nazi event led to three deaths.

Donald Trump's list of false and misleading claims tops 1000 in seven months

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 00:36:02 GMT


The President averages nearly five claims a day. Many are repeats of claims that have previously been debunked.

Rex Tillerson says Pakistan must help get Taliban to peace table

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:05:05 GMT


US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Pakistan must adopt a "different approach" to ending the 16-year Afghanistan conflict.

With Bannon back in charge, Breitbart unleashes fury at Trump for Afghanistan speech

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 23:39:02 GMT


It's officially on. Breitbart News, with former White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon back in charge, is ripping mad at US President Donald Trump after Monday's Afghanistan speech foreshadowed an increase in ground troops.

Astronauts could turn their own body waste into tools

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 22:00:00 GMT


Astronauts could turn their own body waste into tools and supplements allowing them to boldly go further into space than ever before.

US puts new penalties on Chinese, Russian firms over North Korea

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:25:05 GMT


The US imposed sanctions on 10 companies and six individuals from China and Russia who it says helped North Korea develop its nuclear and ballistic missile programs.

'My actions were despicable': Catholic priest reveals he was a Klansman

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:43:03 GMT


A Catholic priest in Arlington, Virginia, is temporarily stepping down after revealing he was a member of the Ku Klux Klan 40 years ago.

USS John McCain collision adds to fears about US decline in Asia

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:00:06 GMT


Few images could have been as damaging to the US reputation in the Asia-Pacific as that of the guided-missile destroyer limping into port.

Orange Donald Trump ecstasy pills surface in Germany

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 19:32:03 GMT


Police in Germany came across 5000 of the tablets — shaped like the head of the leader of the free world.

Treasury secretary's wife Louise Linton mocks Instagram critic: 'Your life looks cute'

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 18:49:03 GMT


The labels-loving wife of Steven Mnuchin replied condescendingly to an Instagram poster about her lifestyle.

Muslim instant divorce law ruled 'unconstitutional' by India's top court

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 17:49:08 GMT


The law allows Muslim men to divorce their wives simply by uttering the word "talaq" three times.

Barcelona plotters planned bigger attack with explosives, suspect tells court

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 05:43:10 GMT


Madrid: An alleged member of an Islamist group that carried out the Barcelona van attack told a Spanish court on Tuesday that the group had been planning a much bigger attack using explosives, a judicial source said.

US and North Korea clash at UN arms forum on nuclear threat

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:23:05 GMT


North Korea and the United States accused each other on Tuesday of posing a military threat to the other, with Pyongyang's envoy declaring it would never put its nuclear arsenal up for negotiation.

'Price of war': Global coalition defends deaths of children of Australian jihadist Khaled Sharrouf

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:57:11 GMT


Civilian casualties, including the child fighters of the Australian jihadist Khaled Sharrouf, are part of the "price of the war," despite efforts to minimise their deaths, says the spokesperson for the global coalition fighting Islamic State.

US divers find remains of missing sailors in hull of damaged destroyer USS John McCain

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:38:02 GMT


US Navy and Marine Corps divers searched for 10 missing sailors in sealed sections of a US guided-missile destroyer on Tuesday after it collided with a merchant vessel near Singapore, the US Navy said.

Girl in Slender Man stabbing case pleads guilty to lesser charge

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:26:02 GMT


One of two Wisconsin teenage girls charged in the 2014 Slender Man stabbing of a classmate has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge.

Trust deficit undermines Donald Trump's Afghanistan speech

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 07:34:04 GMT


There were two remarkable things about Donald Trump's speech on Afghanistan

Rodrigo Duterte's drug war a 'deep concern' for Foreign Minister Julie Bishop

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 04:59:09 GMT


Foreign minister Julie Bishop says Australia is deeply concerned about a fresh wave of killings in the Philippines under president Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs.

Donald Trump clears way for troop increase in Afghanistan

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 02:33:02 GMT


President Donald Trump opened the door to an increase in US troop numbers in Afghanistan on Monday night.

Armed group stops migrant boats from leaving Libya

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:28:04 GMT


An armed group is stopping migrant boats from setting off across the Mediterranean from a city west of Tripoli that has been a springboard for people smugglers.

Canada's far-right Rebel Media site down after service cut

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 23:53:06 GMT


Canada's conservative Rebel Media said a technology company stopped directing traffic to its website, making it inaccessible to some users around the world.

Deadly earthquake hits Italian island of Ischia, near Naples, injuring dozens

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:18:05 GMT


An earthquake hit the tourist-packed holiday island of Ischia on Monday night, killing two people, injuring dozens and trapping three young brothers who survived for up to 16 hours before being rescued

Donald Trump stares at solar eclipse without protective glasses

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 22:29:06 GMT


An aide warned "don't look" at the president as he gestured toward the sun.

US Judge shot in 'ambush' outside Ohio courthouse, returns fire, kills attacker

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 20:20:06 GMT


An US judge was shot on Monday morning outside his courthouse in what authorities called an ambush attack.

After USS John McCain collision, US navy 'pauses' worldwide operations

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 19:57:06 GMT


The US Navy has imposed a global "operational pause" to re-evaluate its fleet, after the second collision between a naval ship and merchant ship in Asia in two months.

Secret Service running out of money to protect Donald Trump and his family

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 19:38:04 GMT


The Secret Service said on Monday that it has enough money to cover the cost of protecting President Donald Trump and his family through the end of September.

Female torso found near where journalist Kim Wall died on submarine trip

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 23:17:02 GMT


The mystery surrounding the fate of Swedish journalist Kim Wall deepens as police make a grisly discovery.

Barcelona attack: Police shoot suspect Younes Abouyaaqoub as death toll rises to 15

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 21:54:04 GMT


The toll rose as authorities announced the driver in the attack stole a getaway car and killed its owner.

Solar eclipse: Millions of Americans turn to the skies for the total eclipse

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 03:42:09 GMT


Viewers outside the US can watch the total eclipse by livestream.

North Korea warns Australia against 'suicidal' military drills with United States

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:48:04 GMT


North Korea has warned Australia it is "suicidal" to conduct military drills with the United States, as a handful of Australian troops began an annual war game with the US and South Korea on Monday.

Search for Barcelona attack van driver extended to Europe, says government official

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 08:12:15 GMT


The hunt for a man who drove a van down Barcelona's most famous boulevard last Thursday, killing 13 people, has been extended to other European countries, Catalan government official Joaquim Forn said on Monday.

'Urgent' need for rich world to help poor prepare for climate extremes: WMO head

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:07:10 GMT


Weather agencies including Australia's must step up cooperation to close a "widening gap in capacity" with developing nations, with the urgency of action increasing as the planet heats up, David Grimes, president of the World Meteorological Organization, says.

Donald Trump needs to close Taliban's Pakistan sanctuaries to have a hope with new strategy: experts

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 07:17:04 GMT


Donald Trump is set to deliver a major address late morning Australian time that will almost certainly involve an increase in US troop numbers.

US and South Korea begin 'defensive' drills amid North Korea tensions

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 06:27:10 GMT


South Korean leader says annual drills that begin on Monday are defensive in nature.

This 17 year old boy killed in Duterte's drug war galvanises the Philippines

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:23:05 GMT


Bangkok: Philippine police claimed it was an encounter with a drug suspect in a dark alley.

British plan crackdown on car and van rentals to stop terrorist attacks

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 05:26:04 GMT


British drivers will face extra checks before renting vehicles to ensure they are not extremists.

Trump campaign meeting: lobbyist Rinat Akhmetshin has deepest ties to Kremlin

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 04:01:00 GMT


Rinat Akhmetshin has said he was a last-minute guest at an inconsequential get-together.

Donald Trump to lay out US strategy for Afghanistan

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 03:39:05 GMT


Trump is scheduled to address the military and American people from Fort Myer in Arlington, Virginia, on Monday night US time.

Sierra Leone begins to bury 500 dead pulled mudslides

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 02:57:07 GMT


Rescue workers have unearthed 499 dead bodies since last week's devastating landslide near the Sierra Leone capital Freetown.

Tributes pour in for Australian boy Julian Cadman, victim of Barcelona attack

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:42:02 GMT


Tributes have been pouring in for "funny and cheeky" Julian Cadman, the Sydney school boy killed in the Barcelona attack.

10 missing after US destroyer collides with merchant ship east of Singapore

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:07:04 GMT


The US Navy says guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain has collided with a merchant ship east of Singapore.

Neuroscientist Marian Diamond who made intriguing discovery in Einstein's brain dies

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:34:09 GMT


Diamond was sent four chunks - looking like sugar lumps, she recalled - in a mayonnaise jar in 1984.

Barcelona terror attack: Spain hunts for suspected driver Younes Abauyaaqoub and a 'big fish' mastermind

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:18:05 GMT


Barcelona: Spanish authorities are continuing their search for a 22-year-old suspect and two others over the brutal vehicle attacks on the Las Ramblas boulevard in Barcelona and a nearby coastal city.

Hero police officer who killed jihadists was ex-soldier doing overtime

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:02:14 GMT


The Spanish policeman, who shot and killed four terrorists as they attacked civilians with knives and an axe in the resort town of Cambrils, is a former special forces soldier who was working overtime.

Mass street protests in Hong Kong after democracy activists jailed

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:49:06 GMT


There have been mass protests in Hong Kong to protest against the jailing of democracy activists.

Australian boy Julian Cadman killed in Barcelona attack, family and Spanish officials confirm

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:25:05 GMT


Seven year-old Australian boy Julian Cadman was killed in the Barcelona terror attack, his family and Spanish officials have confirmed.

'Kill drugs, not people': Anger simmers over in Philippines over Duterte's drug war

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 13:23:07 GMT


Mourners at the funeral of a Philippine man who police shot dead protested his innocence on Sunday, the latest sign of rising anger over President Rodrigo Duterte's bloody campaign to stamp out drugs.

Barcelona attacks suspect may be in France

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 12:32:04 GMT


Catalonia's police chief says he cannot rule out that the last suspect still believed to be at large in the Barcelona attacks may have crossed to France.

Spain hunts for driver in van rampage, says Islamist cell dismantled

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 11:21:02 GMT


Barcelona: Police were searching on Saturday for the driver of a van that killed 13 people when it ploughed into a crowd in Barcelona and were trying to determine whether two other suspected Islamist militants linked to the attack had died or were at large.

Barcelona attacks: Grief replaces hope as father lands to find Julian Cadman

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 01:45:11 GMT


Julian Cadman is believed to have been killed on Las Ramblas in the terror attack that also seriously injured his mother – though there has not yet been any family or official confirmation of his death.

Lebanon and Hezbollah launch simultaneous battles against Islamic State

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 05:13:06 GMT


Two assaults have been launched against Islamic State militants on a remote stretch of north-eastern Lebanon.

Researchers find wreckage of lost WWII warship USS Indianapolis

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 04:16:02 GMT


The ship was found almost six kilometres on the floor for the Pacific Ocean, below the surface of the Philippine Sea

Barcelona attacks: Families believe Muslim cleric is to blame

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 04:32:14 GMT


In the Spanish mountain town where the Barcelona terror attacks were born, people want to know how it all had started.

New investment rules to curb China's foreign acquisition binge

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 21:36:02 GMT


The Chinese government has officially put the brakes on Chinese companies pouring big money into overseas property development, issuing rules likely to have a significant impact in Australia.

The tide of unfairness turns in India as women abuse 'shield' law

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 02:05:06 GMT


India's laws on dowry and domestic violence are meant as a shield to protect women against mistreatment and violent husbands, but they have increasingly been used as a weapon.

East Timor's Xanana Gusmao to continue Greater Sunrise fight in The Hague

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 07:48:05 GMT


The hero of East Timor's independence, Xanana Gusmao, will continue to lead his country's sensitive negotiations over maritime boundaries with Australia.

Donald's Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 00:29:04 GMT


Nine big-ticket charities have cancelled their events at Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club this week, continuing the fallout from the US President's remarks about Charlottesville.

Killer 'targeted women' in Finland's first suspected terror attack

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 20:56:04 GMT


The case marks the first suspected terror attack in Finland

Barcelona terror attack: Hunt continues for driver, police say Islamist cell dismantled

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 19:29:06 GMT


Police were searching on Saturday for the driver of a van that killed 13 people when it ploughed into a crowd in Barcelona and were trying to determine whether two other suspected Islamist militants linked to the attack had died or were at large.

Father of missing Australian boy, 7, arrives in Barcelona as hopes fade

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 04:02:03 GMT


Hopes are fading for missing seven-year-old Australian boy Julian Cadman as Spanish authorities revealed they were not searching for any missing children.

Stabbing rampage in Surgut, Russia, leaves several wounded

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 02:58:05 GMT


At least seven people have been wounded in a knife attack in the Russian Siberian city of Surgut, local criminal investigators say, and the attacker has been shot dead by police.

Steve Bannon: Trump presidency 'we fought for is over'

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 00:21:04 GMT


Stephen Bannon says he will be "covering" for President Donald Trump on the outside, but the former White House chief strategist made a breathtakingly candid admission in the hours after his exit on Friday.

Donald Trump to skip Kennedy Centre Honours ceremony

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 00:31:04 GMT


President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump have elected not to attend the annual Kennedy Centre Honours in December amid a political backlash among those who will be feted at the event.

Eye in the sky: the eclipse from up above

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 14:15:00 GMT


 Broomfield, Colorado  The US Gulfstream V jet parked in the airport hangar here has tracked thunderstorms, blizzards and hurricanes around the world. But on August 21, the jet will soar about 45,000 feet into the sky in pursuit of a natural phenomenon unlike any it has faced before – a total solar eclipse.

Best of the world: August 20, 2017

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 14:05:03 GMT


The Herald's picture editors showcase the best images
from around the globe.

Knife attack in Finland investigated as terror crimes, police say

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 09:30:07 GMT


Finnish police are investigating a fatal stabbing attack in Turku as "murders with terrorist intent" and said the suspect is an 18-year-old Moroccan national.

Barcelona attack: 12-strong terror cell planned bigger atrocity

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 09:58:07 GMT


The man behind the Barcelona terror attack on Thursday may still be alive and on the run, Spanish police believe after piecing together new clues about the terror cell responsible.

Bannon's next move: a return to Breitbart News, with more reach than ever

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 06:23:04 GMT


The end of Stephen Bannon's stormy White House tenure frees the investment banker-turned-populist-messenger to expand his reach.

Now expect Steve Bannon to try to run White House from the outside

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 11:54:03 GMT


Steve Bannon couldn't run the White House while he had an office in the West Wing, now he will try running it from behind his website.

Mongolian Beatles monument threatened

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 05:03:03 GMT


A statue of the Beatles in the Mongolian capital of Ulaanbaatar could be at risk amid an alleged land grab, protesters say.

Operation 'Jroud Dawn': Lebanon begins assault on Islamic State

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 04:44:05 GMT


The Lebanese army has launched an offensive against an Islamic State enclave.

Banning neo-Nazis online a slippery slope, tech group warns Silicon Valley

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 04:12:06 GMT


Not everyone in Silicon Valley agrees with how major tech companies have grappled with white supremacy in the wake of the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

'Antifa' grows as left-wing faction set to, literally, fight the far right

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 04:08:05 GMT


Antifa describes the loose affiliation of radical activists who have surfaced in recent months at events around the country.

Flow of migrants to Italy slows, but nobody knows why

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 03:17:02 GMT


The main route to Europe is experiencing one of its longest lulls since the migration crisis began in 2014.

Venezuela's democratically elected legislature is dissolved, deepening crisis

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 02:24:03 GMT


Venezuela's political crisis deepened on Friday as the controversial constitutional assembly declared that it is the country's sole legislative body.

Barcelona terror attack: Victims a snapshot of the world

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 04:07:05 GMT


The dead and injured in Barcelona were a snapshot of the world - men, women and children from nearly three dozen nations.

Businesses prepare for solar eclipse-related productivity dip in the US

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 00:44:06 GMT


Businesses are grappling with what's sure to be a major disruption in many workplaces come Monday.

Charlottesville: US Conference of Mayors form compact on race, lash Donald Trump

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 00:17:04 GMT


A coalition of mayors on Friday condemned President Donald Trump for his comments on Charlottesville, Virginia, and announced a new campaign aimed at combating racism.

Steve Bannon 'going to war for Trump' after his White House exit

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 22:47:06 GMT


Stephen Bannon warned that he will continue to press the populist cause against the political and corporate establishment.

'We are not afraid': Barcelona fights its fears one day after terrorist attack

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 18:58:10 GMT


"We are not afraid" was the message Barcelona wanted to send after terrorists struck the city.

Donald Trump fires White House chief strategist Steve Bannon

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:29:08 GMT


US President Donald Trump has fired chief strategist Steve Bannon, the White House announced.

Mother of Heather Heyer refuses to speak with Donald Trump over Charlottesville

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:40:06 GMT


Heather Heyer's mother won't speak to Donald Trump after his comments on neo-Nazi protesters.

Barcelona terror attack: Bigger attack with explosives had been planned

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 18:20:13 GMT


Terrorists behind the Barcelona attack had planned an even more devastating assault with explosives.