2 dead, thousands stranded in Phil typhoon
2 dead, thousands stranded in Phil typhoon
Bomb disposal experts have defused a letter bomb at the US embassy in Madrid, the sixth such device sent to high-profile targets in a wave that prompted Spain to step up security and vow not to be deterred from supporting Ukraine.The campaign began with a package sent to Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez on November 24, spurring Madrid to tighten security around public buildings.
A visit by a British parliamentary committee to Taiwan is a "flagrant violation" of the one-China principle and a "gross interference" in China's internal affairs, a spokesperson for the Chinese embassy in the United Kingdom says.China claims democratically governed Taiwan as its own territory.
People were using the toilet in full view of other passengers, completely unaware they were on show
Greg Walsh, Chris Dawson's lawyer has spoken out on the 24-year sentence.
Chris Dawson's lawyer Greg Walsh says his client maintains his innocence
A truck driver has filmed the horrifying moment he was buried alive inside his cabin after a deadly landslide covered a motorway and killed at least two people. Credit: Jose Altair Biscaia/CEN
Foreign Minister Penny Wong and her NZ counterpart Nanaia Mahuta have progressed talks on citizenship and voting rights for New Zealanders in Australia.Prime Minister Anthony Albanese flagged an easier pathway to citizenship and voting rights for Kiwis earlier in the year, pledging to have a proposed framework ready by early 2023.
The European Union has agreed on a $US60 per barrel price cap on Russian seaborne crude oil after holdout Poland gave its support, paving the way for formal approval at the weekend.Warsaw had resisted the proposed level as it examined an adjustment mechanism to keep the cap below the market price.
The 20-year-old visited the popular burger chain with her boyfriend, but was shocked to have spent more than $70. Credit: TikTok/dani.stevens02
Grace Tame's savage line about Scott Morrison. Source: ABC
The koala was filmed days after trees on Otway Street in Portland street were felled by council. Source: Helen Oakley
Malaysia's newly-appointed Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim says he will also serve as the country's finance minister, retaking a cabinet role he first held 30 years ago as he looks to address a slowing economy.He also appointed Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, who has been charged with graft, as a co-deputy prime minister, indicative of the need to appease coalition partners essential for the stability of his administration.
Australia's first federal anti-corruption watchdog is seeking a commissioner to lead its work, offering a salary package higher than that of the chief justice.Federal parliament this week approved laws to set up the National Anti-Corruption Commission.
A Queensland man has been fined over a subtle detail in traffic photo. Here's why he says the infringement is bogus.
The 26-year-old was trying to retrieve her thongs when tragedy struck.
A prosecutor's decision to drop charges against the man accused of raping Brittany Higgins in a parliamentary office has sparked calls for changes to how the justice system supports complainants.The case has demonstrated the personal toll in seeking justice for alleged sexual assaults.
WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange, who is battling extradition from the United Kingdom to the United States where he is wanted on criminal charges, has submitted an appeal to the European Court of Human Rights, the court has confirmed.Assange, 51, is wanted by US authorities on 18 counts, including one under a spying act, relating to WikiLeaks' release of vast troves of confidential US military records and diplomatic cables which its officials say put lives in danger.
Crossbench MPs have been briefed on a proposed Indigenous voice to parliament as debate roars about what detail should be unveiled before a referendum.Independent MP Allegra Spender backed the Labor government's approach after correspondence with them on Thursday, saying they'd outlined the parliament of the day would shape what form the voice takes.
NSW doctors are outraged by a new union advertisement calling for a royal commission into the the state's health budget, saying the campaign is a "cheap sucker punch" to hardworking medicos.The Health Services Union advert set to launch on Sunday says the health sector is failing to meet its own benchmarks despite gaining one-third of the NSW budget.
NSW has dropped the ball on policing drunk drivers, a motoring group says, after roadside breath tests in the state halved in two years.Amid COVID-19 lockdowns, about 2.