At least 13 dead, dozens trapped after landslide hits India highway

At least 13 people have died and dozens are missing after a landslide caused rocks and heavy boulders to crash onto a highway in the northern Indian state of Himachal… Read more

Russian millionaire claims he mistook man for bear before fatal shooting

A Russian millionaire and public official has admitted to accidentally shooting a man he mistook for a bear that had been troubling the local community. Igor Redkin, a member of… Read more

Shoppers flock to ACT supermarkets despite pleas over panic buying

People across the ACT are flocking to supermarkets after a snap seven-day lockdown was announced. Despite pleas from authorities about panic buying, shops across Canberra are full of people buying… Read more

Europe scorches as record temperatures bake continent

Italy recorded what may be a new European temperature record on Wednesday (local time), though weather experts cautioned that the measurement still must be confirmed. The Sicily region's agriculture-meteorological information… Read more

US judge rules Democrats entitled to some of Trump’s financial records

House Democrats who have spent years investigating Donald Trump are entitled to some of the former president's financial records, a US federal judge has ruled. The ruling from US District… Read more

Three fined after sneaking into Tasmania from NSW and Victoria

Three Tasmanians have been fined and sent into quarantine after authorities discovered they lied about spending time in high-risk COVID-19 areas in NSW and Victoria. Two women, aged 71 and… Read more

Ardern’s sweeping new plan to eliminate COVID-19 in New Zealand

The New Zealand government has announced a sweeping reset of its COVID-19 approach, with a sped-up vaccine program and border opening trials this year. Everyone aged 16 or over will… Read more

Interstate family of baby who died in magpie swoop must quarantine

Interstate family members of a baby girl who died after a magpie swooping attack in Brisbane will not be granted an exemption from hotel quarantine to attend a funeral. Five-month-old… Read more

Five new species of spider found living in Brisbane

Arachnophobes have another reason to abide by Brisbane's ongoing lockdown rules with revelations five new species of golden trapdoor spiders have been discovered in the state's south-east. The species were… Read more

Eight missing after tourist helicopter crashes into volcano

A helicopter carrying tourists plunged into a deep volcanic crater lake on the Kamchatka Peninsula in Russia‚Äôs far east Thursday, and rescuers were searching in the lake for up to… Read more