Lawyer Ben Slade speaking outside the Federal Court in Darwin tells the media that a class action will begin today against PTTEP Australiasia for an oil spill in 2009 at the Montara oil rig that allegedly sent millions of litres of toxic sludge to...
Tim Glasby and Jarrod Wallace have been recalled by Queensland coach Kevin Walters for State of Origin II in Perth.
A small group of protesters remain on the streets of Hong Kong blocking traffic, the day after massive protests against an extradition law brought the city to a standstill.
Argentine President Mauricio Macri called the massive blackout that left tens of millions in South America without power on Sunday "unprecedented", and promised a thorough investigation.
NSW have made seven changes for State of Origin II in Perth, with Latrell Mitchell a shock axing.
The Toronto Raptors are back home after winning the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history. The team celebrated into the wee hours last Thursday after beating the Golden State Warriors and then kept the party going with a visit to Las ...
U.S. President Donald Trump's controversial interview with ABC News - snippets of which shook both sides of the political aisle when released last week - airs in its entirety Sunday night, and was given something of a drumroll on Twitter by Trump him
Prime Minister Viktor Orbán together with his wife, lay down white roses on the tomb. The Late Prime Minister Imre Nagy was a communist reformer but he was arrested and hanged on the 16 June in 1958 for his involvement during the revoultion in 1956.
Here are the top stories for Sunday, June 16th: Pompeo pushing for diplomacy with Iran; Tens of millions in the dark in South America; Hong Kong's chief executive apologizes; OJ Simpson gets on Twitter.
Tory leadership candidates clash over their ability to get Brexit settled by the official October 31 deadline. NOTE: Mandatory on-screen credit 'Britain's Next PM - The Channel 4 Debate'. No use after June 18. No archive or re-sale.
German police make arrest in connection with Lübcke shooting
A massive blackout left tens of millions of people without electricity in Argentina and Uruguay on Sunday after an unexplained failure in the neighboring countries' interconnected power grid.
After blaming Iran for attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that while America does not want a war with Iran, a military response is on the table.
Conservative leadership hopefuls take part in live debate
Sudan's ex-president Omar al-Bashir was charged with corruption-related offenses on Sunday as he appeared in public for the first time since he was overthrown in April.
On We The People, one of the striking junior doctors from West Bengal, Dr Avinandan Mondal, who is one of the representatives expected to meet with Mamata Banerjee, said that the Chief Minister urgently needed to ensure their security.
The federal NDP says if it is elected this fall it will expand Canada's health-care system, starting with fast-tracking a universal drug plan to ensure a late 2020 start date. NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh says if his party forms government after the O...
The Place du Capitole in Toulouse vibrates to the rhythm of the thousands of fans who came to cheer their victorious players the day after the Top 14 final. By defeating Clermont (24-18) at the Stade de France, Stade Toulousain conquered its 20th ...
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam apologised on Sunday as hundreds of thousands of black-clad protesters maintained calls for her to resign over her handling of a bill that would have allowed people to be sent to mainland China for trial.
Seventy original works by the British artist Banksy are on display in Portugal. This exhibition has already been to Moscow and Madrid attracting more than 600,000 people.
O.J. Simpson launched a Twitter account with a video post in which the former football star said he's got a "little gettin' even to do."
In the light of the nationwide doctors' strike which began after a colleague at a government hospital in Kolkata was assaulted by the family of a patient who died in Kolkata, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has appealed for talks. After a reconcili...
Iceberg tours are a cash cow for tour operators along Newfoundland’s coasts as icebergs drift down from Greenland glaciers each spring. Bob Bartlett, owner of Trinity Eco-Tours, says his customers have told him they've come to see the 10,000-year-...
Geri Horner apologised to the fans at the sold-out Wembley Stadium for leaving the all-girl band in 1998 after she said she was suffering from exhaustion.
In eastern France, south of Lyon, violent hailstones the size of tennis balls hit and broke car windscreens. The French Minister of Agriculture, Didier Guillaume, announced on Sunday that the affected regions would be declared a state of natural d...
Hong Kong's China-backed government has apologised over the handling of politically charged legislation that sparked massive street protests over the past week.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi held an all-party meeting today - a day before parliament's budget session is slated to begin. But the opposition is yet to recover from its shock defeat in the national elections. An opposition strategy session - also...
Rory Stewart on Boris Johnson's absence from tonight's live debate.
A student suicide every hour is a grim reality in the fiercely competitive academic world in India. Behind big success stories of high achievers lies a dark underbelly. For every success story, there are dozens who do not make the cut and feel tra...
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have celebrated Father's Day by sharing a new image of their six-week-old son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor.
In Bourg-De-Peage in south east France, residents begin clearing up the damage after a hailstorm violently hit the area. France's Minister for Agriculture, Didier Guillaume visited the area.
Stanley Johnson believes there are lots of good potential Tory leaders.
Tens of thousands of people took to the streets in Hong Kong on Sunday dressed in black to demand the city's embattled leader steps down, a day after she suspended an extradition bill in a dramatic retreat following the most violent protests in decad
Tory leadership contender Jeremy Hunt has said he believes it is possible to negotiate a new deal with the EU that would do away with the need for an Irish border backstop.
After nearly a week of strike, the doctors in Bengal said they were ready for talks with the government. Junior doctors, who had been protesting after a colleague at a government hospital was assaulted by the family of a patient who died, had refu...
Tens of thousands of Hong Kong residents have jammed the streets in a march protesting against the government's handling of a proposed extradition bill.
Tens of thousands of people hit the streets of Hong Kong unprecedented clashes between protesters and police over an extradition law.
With state elections just a few months away, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has started expanding his cabinet. Thirteen new ministers, including ex-Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil, were sworn in today. Seasoned leader Radhak...
A Hyperlapse shows people getting ready to rally in central Hong Kong following unprecedented clashes between protesters and police over an extradition law.
Violent storms in France killed one person in Haute-Savoie and caused major damage in the Drôme, two of the nine departments that had been placed on orange alert by Météo-France.
Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31. Here we look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
Thousands of people march from Victoria Park in Hong Kong at the beginning of another mass rally as public anger seethes following unprecedented clashes between protesters and police over an extradition law.
Large crowds are walking in Hong Kong at the beginning of another mass rally as public anger seeths following unprecedented clashes between protesters and police over an extradition law, despite a climbdown by the city's embattled leader.
Crew members of the oil tanker Front Altair, one of two vessels attacked this week in the Gulf of Oman, have landed in Dubai. The attacks happened three days ago. It comes amid calls from Saudi Arabia to secure Gulf energy supplies given that the ...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is holding his first all-party meeting - his first after reclaiming power at the centre - this morning. An all-party meeting is a customary procedure before the beginning of parliament to ensure its smooth function. Th...
India on Saturday announced a hike in customs duties on as many as 28 US products, including almond, pulses and walnut, in response to higher tariffs imposed by Washington on Indian products like steel and aluminium. The increased customs duties w...
Dr Bob Brown told supporters outside the Indian High Commission in Canberra on Saturday June 15, the campaign against the Adani coal mine in Queensland is going “international” given Adani’s appalling environmental record.