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Is AlienStock still happening near Area 51?

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 5:31am
Confusion over whether AlienStock is still happening in Nevada?

Macron ally Ferrand investigated over financial misconduct

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 5:17am
Richard Ferrand, a member of the French president's 2017 campaign team, faces corruption allegations.

Cubans warned of imminent severe fuel crisis due to US sanctions

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 2:49am
Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel says there may be blackouts as soon as next week.

Kia Ora: Air New Zealand faces boycott over trademark bid

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 2:45am
A bid to trademark the title of its in-flight magazine "Kia Ora" has sparked backlash from Maori groups.

Syria war: Idlib's hidden hospitals

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 1:01am
With airstrikes targeting hospitals in Syria's rebel-held province, clinics have been forced underground.

Australian and British bloggers held in Iran named

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 12:08am
Australian Mark Firkin and British-Australian Jolie King have been detained for about 10 weeks.

Trump delays tariff hikes on Chinese goods ahead of talks

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 10:20pm
The US president described the move as a "good will" gesture and comes ahead of fresh talks with China.

Trump immigration plans: Supreme Court allows curb on migrants

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 8:41pm
The rules allow the US to reject asylum claimants who have not applied en route to the US border.

Purdue Pharma 'reaches tentative agreement' to settle opioid cases

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 8:22pm
The manufacturer of painkiller OxyContin stands accused of helping fuel a deadly US crisis.

Brexit: How are the UK's talks with the EU going?

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 8:08pm
Has there been any progress in the UK's talks in Brussels since Boris Johnson became prime minister?

Australia bushfires are now 'hotter and more intense'

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 7:51pm
Scores of fires are raging across Australia's east coast, and the fire season has only just begun.

Signs of a slowdown in new type 2 diabetes cases

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 7:36pm
The number of new cases of type 2 diabetes is stable, or even falling, a study suggests.

'Red mercury': why does the myth persist?

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 7:33pm
It's a magical healing substance. Or it could create devastating nuclear bombs. Except that red mercury doesn't actually exist.

Deadly job: No rush to join Mexico's new police force

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 7:19pm
Creating a new police force was one of the president's top campaign pledges but will people join it?

Can a sacred drink boost an island's fortunes?

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 7:12pm
The Pacific nation of Vanuatu is hoping kava will boost exports and bring in much needed cash.

Sexual violence in South Africa: 'I was raped, now I fear for my daughters'

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 7:08pm
South Africans have been outraged by a spate of rapes and murders, prompting demands for a return of the death penalty.

US election 2020: What to look for in the third Democratic debate

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 7:08pm
Biden, Warren, Sanders, Harris - for the first time all the front-runners will share the spotlight.

The Africans risking death in jungle trying to reach US

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 7:00pm
Thousands of Africans are crossing Panama's Darien Gap - one of the world's most dangerous jungles.

India's Kashmir move: Two perspectives

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 6:47pm
Two Indian politicians give their separate perspectives on Kashmir losing its special status.

Freediving to relax: ‘All you can hear is your heartbeat’

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 6:41pm
Manila doctor Michael Lazaro escapes the city by going freediving, to connect to nature and clear his mind.


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