Five days into an operation to clear the Calais "Jungle", France has lashed out at apparent British criticism of the way children are being treated while thousands of migrants are resettled across France and the camp is destroyed.
The boss of Dreamworld's parent company has made an emotional visit to the floral tribute outside an Australian theme park where four people died.
New Zealand has pulled off a major diplomatic coup by securing the support of 25 countries to create the world's largest marine sanctuary in the Antarctic.
Iceland’s national election looks likely to bring unprecedented results.
A man has died at the scene of a major crash north of Te Puke, Bay of Plenty.
The size of AJ Hackett International will double within the next three years as the company looks to forge new territory overseas and diversify some of its operations.
A young bus driver is dead after being doused in a flammable liquid and set on fire just after the peak-hour rush in Brisbane today.
A man arrested for defacing Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles with a sledgehammer and a pickaxe said he did it because he was angry at the candidate.
A man has been charged with attempting to smuggle almost 200kg of methamphetamine, with an estimated street value of $176 million, into New Zealand disguised as teabags.
A Lower Hutt teacher has appeared in court charged with importing a drug commonly used for euthanasia.
Despite his unrivalled record for single-handedly saving the world from disaster, James Bond would not get a job as a British spy, the head of MI6 says.
Hillary Clinton has made her first joint campaign appearance with one of her most powerful supporters, Michelle Obama, at a rally to urge young people and women to vote.
The 5-year-old autistic boy who died in a "tragic accident" at Piha beach last weekend has been named.
A fleeing driver rammed a police car before threatening officers with a knife in the Auckland suburb of Henderson this morning.
British and Australian scientists have identified an unassuming brown pebble, found more than a decade ago by a fossil hunter in southern England, as the first known example of fossilised dinosaur brain tissue.
Global warming is on track to disrupt the Mediterranean region more than any droughts or heatwaves in the past 10,000 years, turning parts of southern Europe into desert by the end of the century, scientists.
Rights advocates praised a new US government rule barring its foreign aid contractors from discriminating against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex persons, as violence against the community continues globally.
President Vladimir Putin has accused American politicians of whipping up hysteria about a mythical Russian threat as a ploy to distract voters in the run-up to the US presidential election.
A Hobart radio host has been suspended indefinitely after making an inappropriate comment about the Dreamworld tragedy.
Crews have extinguished a fire at a house in the Dunedin suburb of Concord.