World News

Hong Kong

Joshua Wong, who became the face of the 2014 Umbrella Movement, has been released from prison.
15 hours ago • BBC News


Joshua Wong

The release of Mr. Wong, a then teenager who became the face of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement, comes as the city is once again gripped by protest.
10 hours ago • NYTimes.com

Carrie Lam

Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam resisted calls to step down after an estimated 2 million people marched through the city's streets on Sunday.
1 day ago • The Age

Uruguay / Argentina

As lights turned back on across Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay after a massive blackout that hit tens of millions people, authorities were still largely in the..
11 hours ago • New Zealand Herald

South America

Tens of million were left without power in Argentina and neighbouring countries on Sunday.
8 hours ago • BBC News


A massive outage blacked out Argentina and Uruguay on Sunday, leaving both South American countries without electricity, power companies said. Uruguay's system..
13 hours ago • Firstpost

Uruguay / World Cup

Not in the mood to go through the sports news in detail, but can’t quite get yourself to do away with it either? Here’s what we have to offer: read on to get..
8 hours ago • Hindu


The father of a backpacker missing from a town in northern NSW for 17 days has broken down as he made an emotional plea for information in the search for his..
16 hours ago • New Zealand Herald

Boris Johnson

The politicians who are running for British prime minister, to replace the soon-to-be jettisoned Theresa May, appeared together in their first televised debate..
21 hours ago • New Zealand Herald

Trump Heights

Mr Netanyahu said the move honoured the US president for recognising Israel's sovereignty over Golan.
1 day ago • BBC News


Much mirth ensues after a politician's press conference is accidentally live-streamed with a cat filter.
6 hours ago • BBC News

Mohammed Morsi

Mohammed Morsi, who was ousted by the military in 2013, dies after a court session, state TV says.
2 hours ago • BBC News

Uranium Stockpile

Iran will break the uranium stockpile limit set by Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers in the next 10 days, the spokesman for the country's atomic agency..
9 hours ago • New Zealand Herald

Golan Heights / Donald Trump

Israel has announced the inauguration of a new settlement named '"Trump Heights", two months after US President Donald Trump recognised Israeli sovereignty over..
23 hours ago • SBS


White House and Democrats remain at odds despite pressure for speedy ratification of agreement
2 hours ago • FT.com

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