Leaders feel the heat in UN climate summit
World leaders at a UN summit are being asked to present specific proposals, with the secretary-general calling climate change the defining issue of our time”.
US President Donald Trump says he discussed corruption with Ukraine’s new president in a July phone call but Democrats say it could justify impeachment.
The latest special report by the UN’s climate change panel is being published the same week as a summit aimed at upping ambitions on tackling global warming.
As Donald Trump heads to the UN this week his critics say he doesn’t have a single major foreign policy achievement after more than two years as US president.
US President Donald Trump and Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are expected to clinch a deal on farm tariffs and digital trade when they meet in New York.
A battered Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is riding out the blackface scandal, with a poll showing the Liberals have lost just a little support.
Democratic front-runner Joe Biden is demanding a probe into allegations that Donald Trump tried to bully Ukraine into joining a “smear” on him.
Paratroopers from various nations have re-enacted the jump into the Netherlands on the 75th anniversary of WWII’s unsuccessful Operation Market Garden.
Fears of a mass raid on the Area 51 military base have proved unfounded as UFO enthusiasts drawn by alien-themed festivities poured into rural Nevada.
The Pentagon said the deployment would involve a moderate number of US troops to bolster Saudi air defences following the drone attack on its oil facilities.
US President Donald Trump says he wants to avoid an all-out war with Iran as he holds off on military action over the attacks on Saudi oil facilities.
Media have toured the oil-processing plant that was damaged in missile attacks, with Saudi Arabia reporting it would be full repaired by the month’s end.
Hopes for a trade breakthrough faded as the Chinese delegation suddenly cancelled planned US farm visits although the US had lifted exemptions on 400 products.
US President Donald Trump has dismissed a whistleblower’s complaint about a phone call as a political “hack job” even as he denies having done anything wrong.
A man was located with life-threatening injuries on the Murray Valley Highway in Cohuna. It is believed the incident happened about 6am but the man was unable to be revived and died at the scene. More to come
Homicide Squad detectives have charged an Echuca man with murder following the death of another man in Daltons Bridge near Cohuna yesterday. A 29-year-old Daltons Bridge man was located with life threatening injuries at an address on Easton Rd...
Emergency services are responding to a major collision on the Goulburn Valley Hwy near Gillespies Rd. The highway is closed in both directions and is under Victoria Police control. It will re-open when it is safe to do so. Drivers have been asked to...