Netanyahu’s offer for unity govt rebuffed
Israel’s centrist Blue and White party has rejected outright Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s surprise offer to form a coalition government.
Wellingtonians are longing for the kereru, an endemic wood pigeon, to return to their city this spring.
No deaths have been reported so far as Hurricane Humberto clams into Bermuda with maximum winds of 205 kilometres and hour.
Canadian leader Justin Trudeau says he should have known better after a photo emerged of him in brown-face make-up at a costume party in 2001.
Chris Gibbs says Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership and enter a tariff war with China has given Aussie farmers an advantage.
Iran has hit out at the possibility of a US or Saudi Arabian military strike on the nation, saying any attack will result in ‘all-out war’.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison is in East Timor celebrating the 20th anniversary of it’s independence.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet with Saudi Arabia’s crown prince in Jeddah on Wednesday to discuss the attack on its oilfields.
Hong Kong authorities say the October 1 show over its famed Victoria Harbour marking China’s National Day has been cancelled due to ongoing protests.
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said the risk of a no-deal Brexit remains “very real” even as negotiations continue.
Tehran has denied involvement in the drone attack on Saudi Arabian oilfields and threatened a “crushing” response to any “evil actions” against Iran.
Members of the US Congress say trade tensions between the US and India are hurting US industry and have urged President Trump to mend ties.
The Waipara Greensand fossil site on New Zealand’s South Island has yielded another exciting discovery: the remains of a 62-million-year old seabird.
Saudi Arabia has joined an international maritime protection mission after several merchant vessels were attacked in the Strait of Hormuz and Arabian Gulf.
A man was located with life-threatening injuries on the Murray Valley Highway in Cohuna. It is believed the incident happened about 6am but the man was unable to be revived and died at the scene. More to come
Homicide Squad detectives have charged an Echuca man with murder following the death of another man in Daltons Bridge near Cohuna yesterday. A 29-year-old Daltons Bridge man was located with life threatening injuries at an address on Easton Rd...
Emergency services are responding to a major collision on the Goulburn Valley Hwy near Gillespies Rd. The highway is closed in both directions and is under Victoria Police control. It will re-open when it is safe to do so. Drivers have been asked to...