BBC | Updated at 09:35am on February 12, 2017
More than 200 whales stranded on a remote beach in New Zealand on Saturday have refloated themselves and returned to sea...
BBC | Updated at 09:20am on February 11, 2017
Volunteers in New Zealand have managed to refloat about 100 of the 400 pilot whales that swam aground on a remote beach on Friday...
Reuters | Updated at 09:50am on February 10, 2017
Rescuers are racing to save hundreds of pilot whales in New Zealand's picturesque Golden Bay on Friday, after one of the country's largest recorded mass...
Associated Press | Updated at 12:28pm on January 22, 2017
A powerful magnitude 8.0 earthquake hit the Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands on Sunday, but no tsunami was reported hours after the Pacific Tsunami...
Associated Press | Updated at 09:50am on January 21, 2017
Thousands of Australians are protesting the start of Donald Trump's presidency that many fear could stir up hatred and bigotry...
Reuters | Updated at 10:05am on January 20, 2017
A man deliberately drove into pedestrians, killing three and injuring more than 15 in the centre of Australia's second largest city Melbourne on...
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.