Yahoo News Special Report
Yahoo News Special Report
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.
Chris Dawson's lawyer Greg Walsh says his client maintains his innocence
Socceroos defender Bailey Wright made his World Cup debut not knowing if his ill mother-in-law was still alive.Wright's mother-in-law died on Thursday evening (AEDT), hours after the 30-year-old made his cup debut.
The South Australian government has set up an inquiry into gas and electricity pricing amid concerns some companies are exploiting market conditions to make sustained high profits.The Essential Services Commission of South Australia will look into the potential or practice of retailers, generators and any other parties in the electricity or gas industries making sustained super returns at the expense of consumers.
Grace Tame's savage line about Scott Morrison. Source: ABC
The woman and her kids left the floors covered in piles of rubbish, with faeces and bodily fluids 'everywhere'. See the shocking photos.
Changes to workplace laws and the introduction of multi-employer bargaining have cleared their last major hurdle and are set to become law by Christmas.The Senate passed the new laws on Thursday with the support of the Greens and independent senator David Pocock and are set to be ticked off by the government-controlled lower house.
Despite flying close to 2,000km, these Qantas passengers were no closer to their final destination. Find out what happened.
Greg Walsh, Chris Dawson's lawyer has spoken out on the 24-year sentence.
One of 10 men charged over a bikie gang defector's murder has faced court for a string of other offences.On remand after Shane Bowden's 2020 shooting death, Fidel Gunes on Thursday received a jail term in Brisbane District Court for a total of 18 charges.
Special forces groups want the government to direct Australia's defence chief to hold off on stripping the nation's elite troops of their medals until Afghanistan war crimes allegations are proven.In a joint statement on Thursday, the Australian Special Air Services Association, Commando Association and the RSL said no one should face action until the legal proceedings are complete, citing the right of the accused to the presumption of innocence.
A man who fatally dropped a six-month-old baby on its head could have been an NRL star before he started taking the drug ice, his stepfather has told a NSW court.George Cox says his stepson Jie Smith had been a quiet, promising young footballer in Gunnedah before moving to Newcastle to try out for the Knights.
Five people have been taken to hospital after a cruise ship with an outbreak of COVID-19 on board arrived in Melbourne.A woman in her 80s, a woman and man in their 60s and another patient were all taken to hospital in a stable condition.
Doctors have sounded the alarm on "heartbreaking" rates of Indigenous kids dying by suicide and being thrown behind bars.The latest Closing the Gap report on bridging Indigenous disadvantage shows several targets are on track but adult incarceration rates, death by suicide and children in out-of-home care are getting worse.
Olena Zelenska has revealed Russian soldiers are 'systematically' raping civilians as the Ukrainian first lady made an emotional plea to the world.
CCTV captured the incredible moment that left residents shocked. Watch the video.
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
Taking Sydney's $5 billion second harbour tunnel underground will deliver economic and environmental benefits, the NSW government says.The decision to burrow the Western Harbour Tunnel under the sea floor, rather than dropping the tunnel onto it, was revealed on Thursday.
Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has raised America's ongoing legal pursuit of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with US officials, again declaring "enough is enough".The 51-year-old Australian has been in London's Belmarsh prison since 2019 as he continues to fight extradition to the US where he's wanted on espionage charges.
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.