World News

Mon 16 Sep 2019

Oil attack is Australia’s worst nightmare

Oil attack is Australia’s worst nightmare

For decades federal politicians have ignored appeals to preserve Australia’s strategic oil reserve. Now we have just three weeks of fuel in the tank.

Teen’s horrifying deep-sea catch

Teen’s horrifying deep-sea catch

When “something quite big” tugged on this angler’s fishing line, the last thing he expected to reel in was a 300-million-year-old “alien”.

‘Witch doctor’ charged over family murders

‘Witch doctor’ charged over family murders

A Kiwi “witch doctor” has been charged with murdering a family of five found on a cliff with a sole survivor — a 12-month-old baby girl.

Bride slammed for outrageous gift list

Bride slammed for outrageous gift list

A bride-to-be has been branded selfish after she took to social media to share an extravagant wedding gift list she expects from friends and family

Boat capsizes in Congo, 36 feared dead

Boat capsizes in Congo, 36 feared dead

A BOAT has capsized on the Congo River near Kinshasa with at least 36 people feared dead.

Iran rejects US claim it struck oil assets

Iran rejects US claim it struck oil assets

US claims that Iran was behind attacks on Saudi oil refineries are "maximum lies", Iran's foreign ministry says.

China preparing for 70th anniversary

China preparing for 70th anniversary

China is holding parade rehearsals for its 70th anniversary with planes flying overhead and tanks and other military vehicles rumbling along Beijing streets

Violence flares again in Hong Kong

Violence flares again in Hong Kong

TEAR GAS and water cannons have been fired at protesters in Hong Kong as they defied a police ban to march.

‘I can’t do it’ How private medical debt is killing Americans

‘I can’t do it’ How private medical debt is killing...

PRESIDENTIAL candidate Bernie Sanders was in the middle of a routine campaign event when he heard the tragic story of a man on the brink.

David Cameron disses Boris in new memoir

David Cameron disses Boris in new memoir

THE former British PM and ex-Tory leader has said that Boris only got behind Brexit to win the election in his new memoir.

Older