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Kevin Rudd accuses Liberals of stirring up hysteria about China

23/08/2019 • 05:57 World The Guardian  

Former Labor prime minister says Andrew Hastie and Malcolm Turnbull went ‘all hairy-chested’ on China The former Labor prime minister Kevin Rudd has …

Hong Kong protests: YouTube takes down 200 channels spreading disinformation

23/08/2019 • 05:50 World The Guardian  

Google-owned service says it discovered channels ‘behaved in a coordinated manner’ against pro-democracy protests YouTube has disabled 210 channels …

Mobility scooter rider cheered on with police in luke-warm pursuit – video

23/08/2019 • 05:00 World The Guardian  

A low-speed chase took place on  New Zealand's South Island on Wednesday when double-amputee Charlie Durham took off on his mobility scooter. The …

Asic sues NAB over $24bn home loan 'introducer' scheme

23/08/2019 • 05:00 World The Guardian  

The corporate regulator says National Australia Bank broke credit law, exposing customers and itself to potential fraud The corporate regulator has …

Radical gun reform may finally have a voice in Washington

23/08/2019 • 05:00 World The Guardian  

An ambitious agenda by the March for Our Lives activists may be the first time the majority of Americans get real representation March for Our Lives, …

West Papua: Indonesia claims province has 'returned to normal' amid internet blackout

23/08/2019 • 04:45 World The Guardian  

Protesters dispute claim by Indonesian president Joko Widodo that order has been restored Indonesia’s president, Joko Widodo, has said West Papua …

'Terrible' NZ internet prompts concerns over how to watch All Blacks at World Cup

23/08/2019 • 04:34 World The Guardian  

Fears fans in rural areas will not be able to follow Bill raised in parliament to extend licensing hours New Zealanders in rural areas are raising …

Junior drag racing: coroner wants safety improved after death of eight-year-old girl

23/08/2019 • 04:13 World The Guardian  

Inquest makes seven recommendations following death of Anita Board in Perth Motorplex crash A coroner has called for more training and safety …

'Go old man, go!' Mobility scooter fugitive evades police in low-speed chase

23/08/2019 • 03:51 World The Guardian  

The speeding double amputee in New Zealand says he didn’t have time to stop because he needed to get his tea ready New Zealand police embarked on …

'We must defend our city': A day in the life of a Hong Kong protester

23/08/2019 • 03:26 World The Guardian  

As demonstrations entered their 11th week, the Guardian shadowed a protester for the day at a major anti-government rally banned by the police It is …

'We are trying to save Hong Kong': the political uprising through the eyes of a protester - video

23/08/2019 • 03:25 World The Guardian  

As protests in Hong Kong entered their 11th week, the Guardian shadowed a protester for the day as he joined a major anti-government rally. …

Robodebt could target pensioners and 'sensitive' groups, leaked documents show

23/08/2019 • 03:25 World The Guardian  

Exclusive: Coalition needs to include over 65s and other disadvantaged welfare recipients to hit $600m budget plan The Morrison government could …

Asio chief warns against sharing officer's name on social media after Queensland blunder

23/08/2019 • 03:08 World The Guardian  

Duncan Lewis accepts premier’s apology for ‘inadvertent and regrettable’ administrative error The head of Australia’s domestic intelligence agency …

Sydney train delays trigger chaos across the city and commuter rage

23/08/2019 • 02:34 World The Guardian  

Social media erupts with complaints as Sydney trains delayed across network due to single mechanical issue A train needing mechanical repairs at …

The great Australian cafe war: he thought he was the best customer ever ... but was he?

23/08/2019 • 01:17 World The Guardian  

When Fraser Harvey crowned himself his local coffee shop’s No 1 customer he thought he had no competition. He was wrong It all started on Monday when …

Conor McGregor admits he was 'in the wrong' when he hit an elderly man in the face in a Dublin pub

23/08/2019 • 00:51 World Daily Mail  

The former two-weight UFC champion broke his silence last night after footage surfaced of him sucker punching the old man in the Marble Arch pub in …

US justice department news briefing links to white nationalist website

23/08/2019 • 00:37 World The Guardian  

Email sent to immigration judges links to virulently anti-immigrant site full of antisemitic references The US Department of Justice distributed a …

Hong Kong businesses fear protests will push economy into recession

23/08/2019 • 00:30 World The Guardian  

Amid mass demonstrations and a trade war, financial observers say the city’s slowdown could deepen Hong Kong is a free marketer’s dream. The tiny …

Missing tourist was actually hiding in a cave writing a children's book

23/08/2019 • 00:20 World Daily Mail  

Yann Buriet, 31, was last seen camping at Gunlom Falls in Kakadu National Park, in the Northern Territory, on Saturday August 17, sparking a …

Amazon rainforest fires: Macron calls for 'international crisis' to lead G7 discussions

23/08/2019 • 00:20 World The Guardian  

Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro lashes out at ‘sensationalist’ comments saying they were for ‘personal political gain’ France’s president, Emmanuel Macron, …