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Huge oil spill left after burning tanker sinks off China

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:40am
Fuel from the Sanchi has spread over more than 100 sq km and could badly damage marine life.

Syria war: US Kurdish 'border force' plan denounced

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:38am
Turkey's president vows to "suffocate" efforts to train Kurdish fighters and create "a terror army".

Saudi Ritz 'gilded jail' hotel to reopen

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 7:02am
The hotel has been a luxury detention centre for dozens of princes held on suspicion of corruption.

French FA suspends referee after kicking incident

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 6:58am
The referee who aimed a kick at a Nantes player and sent him off against Paris St-Germain is suspended "until further notice" by the French FA.

Will technology upstage Detroit's car show?

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 6:54am
The Detroit motor show is a major industry event, but technological advances are changing the traditional order.

Hawaii alert: Employee who sent missile warning reassigned

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 6:50am
People in the US state received messages warning of an imminent attack after a human error on Saturday.

Zimbabwe aide: I feared Robert Mugabe lynching

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 6:34am
Robert Mugabe could have been killed like Muammar Gaddafi, his ex-spokesman says.

Singapore recruits swanbots to test water quality

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 5:47am
Swanbots are taking to the waters of Singapore in order to test the quality of its reservoirs' drinking water.

Australian Open 2018: Rafael Nadal beats Victor Estrella Burgos in first round

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 5:42am
Top seed Rafael Nadal progresses to the Australian Open second round with a routine win, but eighth seed Jack Sock goes out.

Car hurled into upper floor of California building

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 5:31am
The vehicle was left suspended above the ground, but both people in it survived the crash.

Netanyahu and Modi praise 'new era' in India -Israel ties

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 5:06am
Benjamin Netanyahu becomes first Israeli PM to visit India in more than a decade.

Twelve hurt in Russia knife fight at Perm school

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 4:47am
A teacher and 11 children were slashed at a school in Perm as two boys fought with knives.

Catherine Deneuve apologises to sex assault victims

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 2:59am
The French actress said she was sorry if she had offended victims of what she called "hideous acts".

Florida casino boat bursts into flames

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 2:57am
People had to swim to safety after a fire broke out on a boat near New Port Richey, north of Tampa.

Baghdad double suicide attack kills many

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 1:58am
The double bombing in the centre of the Iraqi capital is the second in three days.

Jakarta stock exchange ceiling collapses

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 1:52am
The cause of the collapse remains unclear but there are reports of casualties.

Aziz Ansari responds to assault allegation

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 11:35pm
The comedian said he believed his encounter with the woman had been "completely consensual".

North and South Korea discuss sending art troupe to Winter Olympics

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 10:51pm
The meeting comes after the North agreed to send a delegation to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games.

Perth bushfire paints skies 'vivid orange'

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 8:46pm
The blaze blanketed the city with smoke, prompting many locals to post images online.

Ashley Judd: I was not frightened of Harvey Weinstein

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 8:37pm
Actor Ashley Judd says she believes Weinstein sabotaged her career - allegations which he denies.


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