World News

Thu 25 Apr 2019

Pregnant Sri Lankan wife detonates suicide vest

Pregnant Sri Lankan wife detonates suicide vest

The pregnant wife of a Sri Lankan suicide bomber has detonated a suicide vest as police raided her home, killing herself and her children.

ISIS ‘plot’ to attack Anzacs at Gallipoli

ISIS ‘plot’ to attack Anzacs at Gallipoli

Turkey has arrested an Islamic State member over an alleged threat to bomb or drive a car into the crowd at Anzac Day services at Gallipoli.

Sri Lanka bomber’s Aussie links revealed

premium_icon Sri Lanka bomber’s Aussie links revealed

It has been confirmed that one of the Sri Lankan Easter bombers lived and studied in Melbourne, as counter-terrorism authorities examine his connection to the...

Woman dies falling into meat grinder

Woman dies falling into meat grinder

A 35-year-old woman was killed after she fell into a commercial grade meat grinder which she was operating in the US.

Basketballer charged over Mallard death

Basketballer charged over Mallard death

A teenage basketball star has been charged over the fatal hit-and-run of Australian Andrew Mallard in Los Angeles, admitting he “panicked”.

Man arrested over Gallipoli attack plot

premium_icon Man arrested over Gallipoli attack plot

A Syrian national has been arrested by Turkish authorities who believe he was set to carry out a terrorist attack at the Anzac Day dawn service, as police search...

Aussies honour the fallen at Gallipoli

premium_icon Aussies honour the fallen at Gallipoli

Patriotic Australians are defying heightened global terrorism fears as they make the pilgrimage to Gallipoli to pay their respects to on Anzac Day.

Wed 24 Apr 2019

Sri Lanka bomber ‘studied in Australia’

Sri Lanka bomber ‘studied in Australia’

One of the suicide bombers behind the Easter Sunday massacre in Sri Lanka that killed nearly 360 people studied in Australia, the country’s PM says.

Palace’s huge Meghan and Harry blunder

Palace’s huge Meghan and Harry blunder

The palace is reportedly considering drastic action to strip Meghan and Harry of their “rock star” status and put William back on top.

Passengers could be weighed at check-in

Passengers could be weighed at check-in

You may want to rethink that croissant before boarding your next flight because airlines may start weighing passengers before they fly.

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