Hong Kong protests test Beijing’s ‘foreign meddling’ narrative – World News

Image copyright Getty Images A few months ago a Chinese official asked me if I thought foreign powers were fomenting Hong Kong’s social unrest. “To get so many people... Read more »

Presidents Cup: Patrick Reed’s caddie involved in altercation with fan – World News

Reed has lost all three of his matches at the Presidents Cup this week Patrick Reed’s caddie has been thrown out of the Presidents Cup in Melbourne by the... Read more »

New Zealand volcano: Search resumes for two remaining bodies – World News

Image copyright New Zealand Defence Force/Getty Images Image caption Six bodies were retrieved from the island on Friday New Zealand police say divers have resumed searching the waters near... Read more »

Pakistan protest: Police hunt PM Imran Khan’s nephew over deadly hospital riot – World News

Image copyright Powerplay/ARY News Image caption A screen grab from TV said to show Hassan Niazi Police in Pakistan say they are seeking to arrest PM Imran Khan’s nephew... Read more »

Rape in India: How Rahul Gandhi and Narendra Modi both made it a political issue – World News

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Rahul Gandhi has been accused of tarnishing India’s image The issue that exercised Indian MPs in parliament on Friday was “rape in India”... Read more »

Unesco heritage: Traditional Thai massage added to ‘cultural heritage’ list – World News

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The massages involve a lot of movement and typically see people assuming a series of different positions The back-cracking traditional Thai massage has... Read more »

Qantas picks Airbus over Boeing for longest flights – World News

Image copyright Getty Images Qantas has picked Airbus jets to fly its ultra long haul routes, dealing a blow to rival plane maker Boeing. The airline selected the A350-1000... Read more »

Myanmar: Rohingya refugee recalls ‘horrific’ mass killings – World News

Hasina Begun says 10 of her family members were killed when the Myanmar military set fire to their village and open fired on the community. She travelled from refugee... Read more »

White Island volcano: How will bodies be recovered? – World News

Image copyright Reuters Specialist members of New Zealand’s military are preparing to retrieve the bodies of eight victims caught in the eruption of the White Island volcano. At least... Read more »

Why Australia’s PM is facing climate anger amid bushfires – World News

Image copyright EPA Image caption Sydney has endured weeks of smoke from nearby bushfires Australia has spent months in the grip of a bushfire emergency, as vast areas of... Read more »