US Senate to vote on ending govt shutdown
The groundwork is laid for a US Senate vote on a plan to fund the government for three weeks without the border wall funds demanded by President Donald Trump.
The EU has restated its position that Ireland would have to enforce a hard border, and customs and other checks on imports from Britain in a no-deal Brexit.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron have signed a new treaty between the two countries.
The UN has blasted European countries for making it hard for them to aid refugees at sea.
Former Socceroo Craig Foster has urged the sport’s governing bodies to push for the release of a Bahraini refugee athlete detained in Thailand.
Turkey is launching an investigation into the murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
The Red Cross wants strict regulations on “killer robots” - machines that can be used in times of war without human control.
A fifth man has been arrested over a fresh outbreak of violence in Northern Ireland, this time a bomb outside a courthouse.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo has softened his stance on releasing terrorist Abu Bakar Bashir from jail.
US President Donald Trump has laid a wreath at the memorial honouring Dr Martin Luther King after he was criticised for not planning any events on the holiday.
Britain and New Zealand have signed an agreement that will soften the impact of Brexit while a free trade deal is hammered out between the two countries.
Opposition Leader Jeremy Corbyn is making a play to take greater control of the Brexit debate.
Venezuela has detained a national guard unit that seized arms and a military outpost, and called on social media for the overthrow of President Nicolas Maduro.
A court challenge will be launched into the legality of some of the actions of the Zimbabwean government since a crackdown was launched last week.
HOLIDAY-MAKERS in Echuca-Moama have been left with a bad taste in their mouth as gastro continues to sweep through caravan and holiday parks along the Murray River.
A search has resumed for former Shepparton mother Felicity Shadbolt, who went missing while bushwalking in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.
The principal of Shepparton’s new ‘‘super school’’ has been appointed.