Irish singer Val Doonican, a regular fixture on British television in the 1960s and 70s with hits like "Walk Tall" and "The Special Years" has died peacefully at...
The UN Security Council is split on the use of the word 'genocide' as it considers a resolution to mark the 1995 Srebrenica massacre in Bosnia.
Australia and other involved countries have been given a copy of the draft report on the downing of MH17 in Ukraine last year.
Much of Europe has sweltered in a heatwave, with temperatures hitting just over 34 degrees at Wimbledon in the UK.
A family of 12 from Luton in England, including two grandparents with health problems, are feared to have travelled to Syria.
Polarised light can be 'seen' by humans, as well as bees and insects - although it is a skill which has been lost.
Germany's finance minister has lashed Greece's leaders for their mixed signals and insists no deal will be possible before the referendum on the bailout.
Greece has asked for a fresh two-year rescue deal with the European Union in a final roll of the dice just hours before its current bailout expires and it misses...
Tunisian tennis star Malek Jaziri is horrified by the second deadly terror attack in his homeland this year and hopes it doesn't ruin its tourism industry.
Lufthansa is offering $A36,000 in compensation for each victim of Germanwings flight 4U 9525, which crashed in the French Alps in March.
RBA boss Glenn Stevens says Australia's exposure to the Greek debt crisis and a potential default by Athens is "minuscule".
The head of the European Commission made a last-minute offer to try to persuade Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to accept a bailout deal he has rejected...
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