Ukraine conflict: Deadly flare-up on eastern front line

Image copyright AFP Image caption Ukrainian troops fighting in the Luhansk region, Jan 2015 Ukraine says its troops on the eastern front line have come under heavy shelling during a

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Coronavirus: Largest study suggests elderly and sick are most at risk

Image copyright AFP Image caption The highest fatality rate – 14.8% – is for people aged 80 and older Health officials in China have published the first details of more

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Coronavirus triggers boom in private jet inquiries

Image copyright Getty Images Private jet operators have seen a big spike in requests from passengers wanting to charter their own planes during the coronavirus outbreak. With airlines scaling back

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Apple warns coronavirus will hurt iPhones supplies

Image copyright Getty Images Apple has warned that disruption in China from the coronavirus will mean revenues falling short of forecasts. The tech giant said production and sales were affected,

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Libya conflict: EU agrees new patrols to stop arms flow

Image copyright AFP Image caption An Italian warship in Tripoli: Italy remains a magnet for desperate migrants EU states have agreed to launch a new military mission off the Libyan

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Australia fires: Sacking row over firefighter’s viral outburst at PM

A firefighter whose expletive-laden rant aimed at Australia’s prime minister went viral says he has been sacked. Paul Parker’s outburst encapsulated public anger towards Scott Morrison, but the volunteer now

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Solis: Pakistan music festival halted as hundreds storm venue

Image copyright Facebook/Solis Festival Image caption A file photo released by Solis shows people attending a previous music festival A music festival in the Pakistani capital Islamabad had to be

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ABC raid: Australian public broadcaster loses legal challenge

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPolice raided Australia’s public broadcaster last June Australia’s national broadcaster has lost its legal challenge to controversial police raids on its Sydney

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Coronavirus: Forty infected Americans among cruise ship evacuees

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAmericans are taken from the docked ship to Haneda airport in Tokyo Forty Americans being taken off the quarantined cruise ship Diamond

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Queen reprise 22-minute Live Aid set at Fire Fight Australia concert

Image copyright EPA Image caption Brian May of Queen performs to thousands at the Fire Fight Australia concert in Sydney US singer Adam Lambert has joined Queen to reprise the

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