Reuters | Updated at 11:33am on January 13, 2017
Australian health minister Sussan Ley said on Friday she had resigned from her cabinet position amid an expenses scandal that has proved to be an...
Associated Press | Updated at 11:47am on December 29, 2016
Australian officials seized more than a ton of cocaine worth about 360 million Australian dollars ($260 million) in what police on Thursday dubbed one...
Reuters | Updated at 11:05am on December 23, 2016
Australian police said on Friday they had foiled a plot to attack prominent sites in the city of Melbourne with a series of bombs on...
Agence France-Presse | Updated at 05:09pm on December 17, 2016
A magnitude 8.0 earthquake struck 157 km east of Rabual, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, the US Geological Survey reported.
BBC | Updated at 10:38am on December 05, 2016
John Key has announced that he will resign as prime minister of New Zealand, after eight years in the job. Called it ‘the hardest decision...
Associated Press | Updated at 08:35am on November 27, 2016
Seven people were killed and another person was missing after a chartered fishing boat disappeared from view in large waves at the entrance to a...
Reuters | Updated at 08:40am on November 27, 2016
A sixth person has died in the Australian city of Melbourne after a storm triggered thousands of pollen allergy asthma attacks, the Victorian state government...
Reuters | Updated at 09:08am on November 14, 2016
A strong new earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 rattled New Zealand's South Island on Monday, hours after a more powerful quake killed at...
Reuters | Updated at 05:10pm on November 13, 2016
An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.4 stuck 91 km (57 miles) north-northeast of the city of Christchurch, New Zealand at 1102 GMT on Sunday,...
Reuters | Updated at 01:04pm on October 17, 2016
Powerful earthquakes measuring 6.9 magnitude and 6.2 magnitude struck off the coast of New Britain island in Papua New Guinea and Himalayan region of...