Dalai Lama discharged from Delhi hospital after chest infection: press secretary

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama was discharged from a Delhi hospital on Friday after a chest infection, his press secretary said. The 83-year-old Nobel peace laureate, who was brought to the... Read more »
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is seen on the balcony of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, Britain, May 19, 2017. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks arrested in London

Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks has been arrested by police in London. An Australian born computer programmer, Assange was taking political asylum at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London. While several sources... Read more »

Sudan’s Bashir steps down, government sources say

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has stepped down and consultations are under way to form a transitional council to run the country, government sources and a provincial minister said on Thursday. The minister... Read more »

Israel’s Netanyahu wins reelection with parliamentary majority: tally

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu secured a clear path to reelection on Wednesday, with religious-rightist parties set to hand him a parliamentary majority despite a close contest against his main centrist challenger,... Read more »
Graves of war veterans in Te Awamutu, New Zealand decorated. (Image: Mike Subritzky/ 2010)

Almost 60 Anzac Day gatherings cut in Auckland citing security issues

Almost 60 Anzac day commemoration events and parades have been cut in Auckland, New Zealand in the wake of the Christchurch mosque. Only 26 commemorations will go ahead in Auckland this month,... Read more »

U.S. bans 16 Saudi individuals from U.S. for role in Khashoggi’s murder

The State Department on Monday publicly barred 16 individuals from entering the U.S. for their roles in the murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi. “In cases where the Secretary of State... Read more »
Participants hold candles while holding a night vigil during a commemoration ceremony marking the 25th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide, at the Amahoro stadium in Kigali, Rwanda April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Rwanda: A week of mourning for the 800,000 lives lost 25 years ago

Rwanda began a week of solemn ceremonies on Sunday to commemorate the lives of 800,000 Tutsi and moderate Hutus murdered during the Rwandan genocide, a three-month-killing spree that began 25 years ago.... Read more »

Ethiopian crash report highlights sensors, software, leaves questions

Faulty sensor readings and multiple automatic commands to push down the nose of a Boeing plane contributed to last month’s fatal crash in Ethiopia, leaving the crew struggling to regain control, according... Read more »

Turkish opposition demands mandate as Istanbul recount continues

Turkey’s main opposition candidate in Istanbul urged the High Election Board (YSK) on Wednesday to confirm him as the elected mayor after it ruled in favour of a partial recount of votes... Read more »
Figure Eight Pools Headland (Image: NSW National Parks)

Body recovered near Figure Eight Pools believed to be of missing Nepali

A body has been retrieved from the Royal National Park on Tuesday, and is believed to be of a 22 year old Nepali man who was swept off the rocks in a... Read more »