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Migrant caravan teenager: 'I left without telling my mum'

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:21pm
Nahín, 17, left her home in Honduras with a migrant caravan headed for the US but turned back in Mexico.

How has Liberia's George Weah performed as a president?

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:17pm
George Weah, at one time named the world's best footballer, is marking a year in power in Liberia.

Indonesia reviews release of radical cleric Abu Bakar Ba'asyir

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:12pm
The planned release of Abu Bakar Ba'asyir on medical grounds is reviewed amid Australian unease.

Year of the Pig? Peppa takes China by storm

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:07pm
Peppa Pig may be doing more for Brand Britain and soft power than many other British exports.

Being awake during brain surgery: 'You are hovering in between worlds'

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:06pm
Jazz musician Musa Manzini was kept awake for part of his surgery to have a tumour removed.

Why your replacement heart could be made in space one day

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:01pm
Microgravity is ideal for making a range of materials, but will space manufacture ever be cost effective?

Antarctic krill: Key food source moves south

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 5:58pm
A warming climate shifts the distribution of the krill species eaten by whales and other predators.

Founder of skincare brand Deciem Brandon Truaxe dead at 40

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 4:43pm
Brandon Truaxe founded the beauty company best known for skincare brand The Ordinary in 2013.

A Canadian woman has launched a writing contest for her luxury home

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 3:23pm
Homeowner Alla Wagner has launched a "write a letter, win a house" competition for her Alberta home.

Trainload of vintage T-34 tanks wows Russians

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 2:10pm
A train carrying 30 vintage T-34 tanks arrives outside Moscow after an epic journey from Laos.

Horsemeat scandal: Trial of firms accused of selling horse as beef opens in Paris

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 1:54pm
Millions of ready meals were withdrawn from sale after they were found to contain horse, not beef.

Russian rescue amid deadly blaze on two cargo ships off Crimea

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 1:39pm
Rescuers try to reach sailors as an explosion and fire on two ships in the Black Sea kills at least 10.

South Korean farmers see boost in banana crop

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 1:00pm
Climate change could make South Korea a banana producer.

Oscar nominations: Seven things to look out for

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 12:11pm
As nominations day looms, we take a look at who and what could be the main talking points.

Salisbury poisoning: EU sanctions Russian suspects

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 12:02pm
The suspects in the Novichok poisoning and their superiors are hit with EU sanctions.

Afghanistan: Deadly Taliban attack on military compound

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 11:32am
At least 20 people are killed as militants detonate a car bomb in central Afghanistan, officials say.

Venezuela 'foils national guard rebellion' against Maduro

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 10:10am
Members of the National Guard are arrested for allegedly plotting a revolt against the president.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg to have cameo in The Lego Movie 2

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 9:59am
Filmmakers say the Supreme Court justice deserves to be "immortalised in Lego".

Democrat Kamala Harris announces presidential run

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 9:50am
Kamala Harris, who previously served as an attorney general, says she is "very excited" about running.

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern: 'I'm a mother, not a superwoman'

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 9:06am
Jacinda Ardern says it's tough juggling her roles but hearing her baby giggle can put things in perspective.


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