Who is the challenger to be Australia's PM?
Australia has acquired a reputation for rapidly changing prime ministers: five times in the past nine years. Yet it could soon have another if Bill Shorten’s Labor Party wins an election on 18 May.
April 18, 2019 5:20 am
International call for architects to design new spire
France is to invite architects from around the world to submit their designs for a new spire to sit atop a renovated Notre-Dame cathedral.
April 18, 2019 5:18 am
Central banks warn of financial risks in open letter
The heads of two major central banks have written a stark warning about the financial risks of climate change.
April 18, 2019 5:15 am
Peru's former president kills himself ahead of arrest
Former Peruvian President Alan García has died after shooting himself as police arrived at his home to arrest him over bribery allegations.
April 18, 2019 5:13 am
Sudan crisis: Ex-President Omar al-Bashir moved to prison
Sudan’s former President Omar al-Bashir has been moved to Kobar maximum security prison, days after he was deposed in a military coup.