Indonesia says 16 die in Papua unrest
A military spokesman says 16 civilians have died and 65 have been wounded during unrest in the town of Wamena in Indonesia’s Papua province.
The collapse of British travel agency Thomas Cook has left around 150,000 holiday makers stranded and scrambling to make their way back home.
An Israeli court says more psychiatric evidence is needed to rule whether a former Melbourne school principal is fit to face an extradition trial.
New Zealand’s acting prime minister Winston Peters has warned Spark Sport to get their streaming of the Rugby World Cup in order.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern will have a first formal meeting with US president Donald Trump ahead of the UN General Assembly in New York.
Tens of thousands of people have been left in limbo following the collapse of travel company Thomas Cook, which failed to secure a last-ditch rescue deal.
New Zealand’s population has grown faster than any time since the 1970s, according to census data released by Stats NZ.
Britain’s prime minister will announce STG1 billion ($A1.8 billion) in funding for scientists to tackle the climate crisis in developing countries.
Banks worth trillions of dollars have adopted UN-backed climate principles to move investments away from fossil fuels.
World leaders at a UN summit are being asked to present specific proposals, with the secretary-general calling climate change the defining issue of our time”.
US President Donald Trump says he discussed corruption with Ukraine’s new president in a July phone call but Democrats say it could justify impeachment.
US President Donald Trump says he has “no intention” of meeting Iran’s representatives or leader Hassan Rouhani, who will be attending the UN General Assembly.
The latest special report by the UN’s climate change panel is being published the same week as a summit aimed at upping ambitions on tackling global warming.
As Donald Trump heads to the UN this week his critics say he doesn’t have a single major foreign policy achievement after more than two years as US president.
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...