Gaza: Israel and Hamas agree to 72-hour humanitarian ceasefire Gaza: Israel and Hamas agree to 72-hour humanitarian ceasefire

US and UN announce that both parties have agreed to an unconditional ceasefire to start Friday morning

yesterday, 22:44
Gas blast rocks Taiwanese city Gas blast rocks Taiwanese city

Major gas explosion hits city of Kaohsiung in southern Taiwan, causing fatalities

yesterday, 20:02
Louis Van Gaal's 'spy cameras' track Manchester United stars' every move in training, reveals Jonny Evans Louis Van Gaal's 'spy cameras' track Manchester United stars' every move in training, reveals Jonny Evans

Jonny Evans highlights new manager's close attention to detail with every player movement in training now under video scrutiny

yesterday, 22:30
Slovakian stalemate for Hull Slovakian stalemate for Hull

Tom Huddlestone missed a penalty as Hull City drew 0-0 away to AS Trencin of Slovakia in Europa League qualifying.

yesterday, 18:38
Russian deputy PM mocks Obama by tweeting 'unmanly' photo of president Russian deputy PM mocks Obama by tweeting 'unmanly' photo of president

Days after announcement of US sanctions on Russia, the country's deputy prime minister challenges US president's masculinty by tweeting picture of Putin with a leopard and Obama with a poodle

today, 8:30
Welfare recipients aren't bludgers, and they deserve respect from Joe Hockey Welfare recipients aren't bludgers, and they deserve respect from Joe Hockey

People whose marriage broke down, or who are living with a mental illness, or who need help to improve their lives, shouldnt be treated with suspicion

today, 2:53
Judd eases into 800m final Judd eases into 800m final

Jessica Judd qualified impressively from her 800m semi-final, taking the lead with 300m remaining and holding it to the line.

yesterday, 19:03
Amazon tribe makes first contact with outside world Amazon tribe makes first contact with outside world

Indigenous people crossed from Peru into Brazil looking for help to combat illegal loggers and drug traffickers, researchers say

today, 7:53
Anthony Albanese says Israel's Gaza assault is 'completely unacceptable' Anthony Albanese says Israel's Gaza assault is 'completely unacceptable'

Labor heavyweight abandons partys centrist script on Israel-Hamas conflict in an interview on breakfast television

today, 3:21
French hospital to open wine bar for terminally ill patients French hospital to open wine bar for terminally ill patients

Hospital comes up with a novel way to help the terminally ill enjoy their last days: it is opening a wine bar

yesterday, 18:27