Thousands of people crammed into boats and army trucks have fled their homes in Serbia and Bosnia after record rainfall turned the Sava River into a deadly torrent and caused the worst floods in more than a century.
The Indian government appears unlikely to accept the return of non-Indians among the 157 asylum seekers who have been held on the high seas by Australian customs officials since late June.
Samira Calehr's normally cheerful, well-travelled son should have been excited. His silver suitcase sat in the living room, ready to go.
A Transasia Airways plane crashed when making an emergency landing in Taiwan on Wednesday, killing at least 51 people, China's Xinhua news agency said.
The first 40 bodies from the Malaysia Airlines plane crash, which happened six days ago over eastern Ukraine, have landed in The Netherlands.
The parents of three WA children who were killed in the MH17 tragedy have released a statement addressed to "the Ukraine, the politicians, the media, our friends and family."
The battle to bring to justice the perpetrators of the apparent missile attack on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 will be extremely difficult, not least because Russia is in a position to thwart any attempt to bring it or its citizens before any international or domestic court, analysts said.
The ceremony was solemn, but as the airlift of bodies of the MH17 victims began here on Wednesday there was a hole in the heart of the operation.
Kiev: Grieving relatives of the MH17 crash victims have had chilling confirmation that their loved ones' possessions have been looted from the crash site.
Losing Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto will challenge the result of the election in the country’s constitutional court, citing “irregularities” that his team says cast doubt on up to 21 million votes.
OLDER and wiser since his Olympic Games swimming debut in London in 2012, Bradbury's Daniel Tranter is ready ...
THE Hume Highway was closed late into Monday night as police investigated a fatal truck crash near Ingleburn.
STATISTICALLY, one woman dies every week in Australia as a result of domestic violence.