Ardern to consider major volcano probe
A royal commission into New Zealand’s White Island eruption isn’t off the table, but it will only take place if existing probes can’t cover broader issues.
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam is to hold a potentially pivotal meeting with President Xi Jinping as protests in the financial hub continue..
The British Labour Party’s leadership battle has descended into acrimony as Jeremy Corbyn faces continued criticism after the general election loss.
Poor conditions will stop divers from returning to waters around New Zealand’s White Island to search for two bodies unaccounted for after last week’s eruption.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson could sack up to a third of his top ministers and merge major ministries in a post-Brexit shake-up, the Sunday Times reports.
Australia and Brazil have been singled out as being responsible for “undermining efforts” to reduce emissions at international climate talks in Madrid.
North Korea says it has carried out a “very important” test at the Sohae satellite site, a rocket-testing ground, to bolster its strategic nuclear deterrence.
New Zealand’s adventure tourism industry is facing an uncertain future a week after the catastrophic eruption of the White Island volcano.
Major economies have shown reluctance to issue a bold new call for action to combat global warming at a UN climate summit in Madrid.
The New York Times reports that a Democrat Congressman who is opposed to the impeachment of Donald Trump will quit the party to become a Republican.
Greta Thunberg has apologised for saying politicians should be put “against the wall” explaining that in Swedish it simply means to put someone on the spot.
The death toll from the New Zealand volcano eruption is now 16, after an Australian man died in a Sydney hospital.
British government ministers say a Boris Johnson administration plans to put Brexit to a parliamentary vote before Christmas and leave the EU by January 31.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says MPs will vote before Christmas on the Brexit agreement he struck with the European Union.
UPDATE, 2.50PM: Thirty-two vehicles are now responding to the fire which is still burning out of control.
POLICE have confirmed there are so suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of a Cohuna woman.
A teenager waved goodbye to his family and told them he loved them after being sentenced to four years’ jail yesterday following the death of a man in Shepparton last year.