The Kremlin’s latest propaganda guide (mobilization edition)

‘Blame the West and scapegoat the commissars’ On September 21, frantic in the wake of Ukraine’s recent counteroffensive, Vladimir Putin announced mobilization in Russia. While the response among the Russian…



Police dog finds secret bunker on a sugar cane farm in Queensland amid kidnapping search

Shock moment Quincy the police dog sniffs out a secret stash of firearms hidden in an underground bunker on a sugarcane farm linked to an alleged kidnap and torture case…



IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine

Ukraine informed the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) that a backup power line between the country’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) and a nearby thermal power station was deliberately disconnected…



A 17-year-old boy died by suicide hours after being scammed

The FBI says it’s part of a troubling increase in ‘sextortion’ cases Ryan Last received a message on a school night in February from someone he believed to be a…



Elon Musk denies sexual misconduct allegations

The world’s richest man, Elon Musk, has denied claims that he groped and exposed himself to an employee at his SpaceX rocket company six years ago. A report in the…



What is a war crime and could Putin be prosecuted over Ukraine?

A Russian soldier has admitted to killing an unarmed civilian in the first war crimes trial to be held in Ukraine since the conflict began. Ukraine says it has identified…



Ukrainian widow confronts Russian soldier accused of killing her husband

In the very first days of this invasion, a 62-year-old unarmed civilian was shot dead on a village street outside his Ukrainian home. His name was Oleksandr Shelipov. Three months…



What you need to know about Finland, Sweden and NATO

Finland is on the cusp of joining NATO while Sweden is on the verge of following suit. Here’s what you need to know about how the war in Ukraine pushed…



Race to salvage fire-ravaged cargo ship drifting with thousands of supercars on board

Race to salvage fire-ravaged US-bound cargo ship drifting in the Atlantic with thousands of supercars on board including Porsches, Bentleys, and Lamborghinis with blaze fueled by batteries in electric vehicles…



Shark attack, Little Bay: The victim wouldn’t want the shark to be destroyed

The family of a diving instructor killed by a great white shark in Sydney insisted he would not want the animal to be destroyed. Simon Nellist, 35 – described as…



Mexico City goes yellow on coronavirus risk map

Mexico City goes to medium-risk yellow on the coronavirus stoplight system on Monday, bringing 12 weeks of high-risk orange light restrictions to an end. For the first time since the…



Philippines orders more than 25 million people into lockdown over Easter as Covid-19 cases soar

The Philippines orders more than 25 million people into lockdown over Easter as Covid-19 cases soar. Millions of people in the Philippines won’t be celebrating Easter as normal this year…



Man charged with murder following stabbing spree in North Vancouver

Yannick Bandaogo, 28, has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the attack that left one woman dead and six people injured. A 28-year-old man is facing a murder…



Vancouver library stabbing leaves 1 dead and 5 injured

Vancouver library stabbing leaves 1 dead and 5 injured including boy, 7, after ‘lone suspect knifed victims at random’. One person died and several others were wounded in a mass…



Serial killer Charles Sobhraj is ‘trying to bag a Hollywood movie deal’

Serial killer Charles Sobhraj who inspired real-life drama The Serpent after murdering at least a dozen tourists on 1970s hippie trail in Asia is ‘trying to bag a Hollywood movie…



Papua New Guinea: only 500 doctors for 9 million people

Papua New Guinea only has about 500 doctors for 9 million people. Now it’s dealing with a Covid outbreak. Reva-Lou Reva is worried. For the first time he can remember,…



Icelandic volcano erupts near Reykjavik

Icelandic volcano that had been dormant for more than 6,000 years erupts near Reykjavik Current eruption on the Fagradalsfjall volcano in Geldingadalur began March 19. It spewed more than 10…



Moment the Ever Given crashed into the Suez Canal is caught on video

Human error may have caused the Ever Given cargo carrier to crash into the banks of the Suez Canal rather than strong winds, authorities revealed today. Osama Rabie, Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority chief,…



Ever Given Suez Canal blockage should not drive up petrol prices, but Easter might

The blockage of the Suez Canal by a grounded container ship may disrupt world trade, but is unlikely to push fuel prices higher in the short term, experts say. Key…



BLM supporter was arrested for beating her adopted white daughter to death

BLM Supporter Posted About Her Adopted Kids’ White Privilege Shortly Before She Was Arrested for Allegedly Beating One to Death. A South Carolina woman and Black Lives Matter supporter accused…