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Hong Kong protesters attempt to storm government headquarters – live

7.28am BST07:28 Apologies, we had up a post that said the group were beating the glass door with a pole again. That was actually from about half an hour ago, but was being rebroadcast and had been mistakenly captioned “live”. Our reporter on the ground confirms that no one is beating the door now and […]

Donald Trump says he’s closer to ‘largest trade deal ever made’ with China after ‘excellent’ G20 meeting

​DONALD Trump has declared he is closer to a trade deal with China after meeting with the country’s president at the G20 summit. The US President said he got on very well with President Xi Jinping despite the simmering tensions, adding: “We understand each other.” 6 Donald Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping were seen […]

Government pushes parliament to pass Coalition tax plan – politics live

We have determined the following position: Stage one – of course, we will continue to support that stage and express disappointment that the government has breached its clear commitment to bring in stage one by July 1. That was one of the very clear statements that they made during the federal election campaign. For stage […]

Venezuela crisis: Navy captain's death in custody condemned by opposition

Image copyright @waleswka77 on Twitter Image caption Navy captain Rafael Acosta in a tweet from opposition leader Juan Guaidó Venezuela’s opposition has denounced the death of a navy captain held over an alleged plot to assassinate President Nicolás Maduro and called for an investigation.Rafael Acosta, 49, was among six policemen and soldiers arrested on Wednesday.They […]

Suspect accused of killing college student, 23, ‘asked contractor to build secret soundproof room’ in home

THE man accused of the “Sugar Baby” death of student Mackenzie Lueck asked a contractor to build a secret soundproof room with hooks installed “above head height”. Construction worker Brian Wolf says the primary suspect in the killing of the University of Utah student approached him in April about building a secretive room under his […]

Scores of protesters wounded and seven dead on Sudan's streets

Seven people have died and nearly 200 have been wounded during huge demonstrations in Sudan, the first large-scale protests since a crackdown on a camp early in June left at least 128 people dead. In Khartoum, the capital, protesters demanded that the ruling transitional military council (TMC) hand over power to civilians, as security forces […]

New York leads way as Pride marches mark 50 years since Stonewall – live

7.55pm BST19:55 At least one demonstrator appears to have been arrested in San Francisco, according to the Chronicle, which notes that the parade is facing a backup while protesters join arms through rainbow-colored tubing. 7.50pm BST19:50 Demonstrators block parade route in San Francisco Those concerns over police are in the spotlight as demonstrators block parts […]

Italy migrant boat: Captain disobeyed orders due to suicide fears

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionItalian police arrested captain Carola Rackete at the port of LampedusaThe German captain of a ship rescuing migrants said she disobeyed orders not to dock in Italy because she feared those on board would kill themselves.Sea-Watch-3 captain Carola Rackete apologised to the crew of a patrol boat […]

Pregnant woman gives birth to baby before dying from multiple stab wounds: London police

A 26-year-old woman in London who was eight months pregnant delivered her baby on Saturday before succumbing to fatal stabbing wounds.Paramedics were called to the home of Kelly-Mary Fauvrelle at around 3:30 a.m. after a reported stabbing. There they found Faurvelle critically injured from multiple stab wounds, the Guardian reported.The emergency responders on the scene […]

‘All out brawl’ between White House reporters and Kim Jong-un’s henchmen at historic Trump meeting as Trump’s new press secretary wades in

DONALD Trump’s new press secretary was in an “all out brawl” with Kim Jong-un henchmen as the two leaders met for the first time on North Korean soil.  Stephanie Grisham reportedly come out of the meeting with bruises after a scuffle between reporters and security guards from the secretive state as they tried to block […]

London Zoo plans Pride celebration with resident gay penguins

The London Zoo is full of Pride.The zoo’s colony of 93 Humboldt penguins — including their most famously gay couple, Ronnie and Reggie — will be supporting the LGBTQ community with Pride celebrations next week.’GAY PENGUINS’ TO RAISE FIRST CHICK; GIVEN FOSTER EGG AT SYDNEY AQUARIUMOn July 5, “visitors will be able to learn about gender and […]

Police hunt for 9-foot python that could eat a human loose in British city

GRAPHIC IMAGES: Python swallows bigger snake, and it ends badlyPhotographer Amanda Jongedyk was able to capture incredible images of a python in Western Australia attempting an act of cannibalism by swallowing an even bigger python. Unfortunately for the hungry python, it bit off more than it could chew and subsequently regurgitated its meal.A 9-foot reticulated […]

Who is the Dalai Lama and what are his opinions on Donald Trump?

CHINESE authorities abhor the Dalai Lama but his many devotees – who consider him as a living Buddha of compassion – venerate their spiritual leader. Here, we look at the monk’s background and how his opinions on Donald Trump have recently changed. 4 Many of China’s more than 6 million Tibetans still venerate the Dalai […]

Serious Fraud Office faces questions over decision to drop bribery investigation

The Serious Fraud Office is facing questions over its decision to drop an investigation into a trio of executives accused of paying multimillion-pound bribes in the energy industry. On Tuesday, it was revealed that the SFO had terminated its investigation into the three businessmen, who formerly owned and controlled the consultancy firm Unaoil. The SFO […]

Sudan security forces 'carry out raid' ahead of mass protest

Image copyright AFP Image caption Gen Abdel Fattah al-Burhan (C), the head of the ruling military council, rallied support in the city of Omdurman on Saturday Sudan’s main opposition group says security forces raided its office and blocked a new conference on the eve of mass protests against military rule.Security forces have been patrolling parts […]

ISIS poised for ‘devastating’ comeback thanks to secret billions and sleeper cells, new report warns

ISIS is about to make a come back — but this time it “could be faster and even more devastating” than first time round, a new report warns. The death cult’s Caliphate in Syria and Iraq collapsed this year but it is feared hardcore escaped as part of a tactical retreat. 2 Down but not […]

Christopher Pyne may face Senate inquiry into compliance with ministerial standards

Labor is considering backing a Senate inquiry into compliance with ministerial standards which is being pursued by the Centre Alliance after controversy over Christopher Pyne’s decision to join a major consultancy firm. Pyne, the former defence minister, announced last week he had taken up a job with EY to help the consulting group expand its […]

US-North Korea: Trump and Kim Jong-un in symbolic DMZ meeting

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPresident Trump: “Stepping across that line was a great honour”US President Donald Trump has shared a symbolic handshake with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in the heavily fortified zone dividing the two Koreas.Mr Trump became the first sitting US president to set foot in North Korea after […]

Trump arrives in demilitarised zone to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un – live

7.02am BST07:02 Justin McCurry While at the observation post, Trump’s military minder pointed out the Kaesong industrial complex, a joint North-South venture where tens of thousands of North Korean workers made products, including clothes and watches, for more than 100 South Korean companies.The complex’s fate has always been closely linked to the health of cross-border […]

Trump, Kim will meet at DMZ on Sunday, South Korea’s leader says

Justice with Judge Jeanine – Saturday, June 29On today’s episode of Justice with Judge Jeanine, Judge Jeanine and her guests talk about President Trump in South Korea after the G20 Summit. They also discuss him inviting Kim Jong Un to meet at the DMZ and he restarts trade talks with China. She also does a […]

Dog the Bounty Hunter’s fury over sale of fake t-shirts using pictures of his late wife Beth Chapman

DOG the Bounty Hunter has slammed online retailers for selling unauthorised t-shirts using pictures of his dead wife Beth Chapman. Beth, 51, passed away this week in Honolulu after an 18-month fight with lung and throat cancer. 9 Dozens of different t-shirts using pictures of Beth Chapman have appeared on online retailers9 Dog the Bounty […]

Jodi McKay: new NSW Labor leader says party must regain the 'faith and trust' of voters

Newly elected New South Wales Labor leader Jodi McKay says she is ready to start rebuilding voters’ faith and trust in the party. The Strathfield MP emphatically won the ballot against Chris Minns on Saturday to become NSW’s new opposition leader, with 60.5% of the vote, some three months after Michael Daley quit following Labor’s […]

Donald Trump says Kim Jong-un ‘wants to meet’ him for a handshake at DMZ on North Korea border

DONALD Trump has declared that despot Kim Jong-un wants to meet him at the demilitarised zone (DMZ) on the border of North Korea today. The US President took to Twitter yesterday to ask Kim to “say hello” and “shake hands” at the border in an attempt to revive stalled nuke talks. 6 Trump and Kim […]

Gotabhaya Rajapaksa: The wartime strongman who wants to run Sri Lanka

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Sri Lanka’s former defence secretary, Gotabhaya Rajapaksa (C), pictured in 2010 At a funeral for one of the victims of Sri Lanka’s Easter Sunday bombings, a grief-stricken relative wailed and shouted: “We need Gota, We need Gota.” She was referring to Gotabhaya Rajapaksa, the wartime defence chief who played […]

Mummified body of a retired Brit, 72, found in his Italian home

COPS are investigating after the mummified body of a Brit was found in his Italian home. Retired journalist Kenneth Jobson, 72, was discovered by stunned cops and fire crews after they broke into his isolated house. 1 Kenneth Jobson’s mummified body was found by stunned police at his home in Città di Castello, north of […]

'Like a criminal': inside the Brisbane hotel where medevac refugees are detained

From her hotel in Brisbane, through a screen door, Nesha* can make out part of the city skyline. She spends most of the day reading inside the small room, leaving only briefly to eat. Her balcony is kept locked. Even the view is prohibited. Entire floors of the city hotel complex are being used to […]

Captain of migrant vessel arrested, accused of trying to sink police boat

The German captain of a ship that rescued 53 migrants off the coast of Libya was arrested and accused of trying to sink a police boat after reaching landfall in Italy.The vessel, named Sea-Watch 3, had reached the Italian port of Lampedusa on Saturday after a two-week standoff with police.Captain of the migrant ship, Carola Rackete, […]

How Republicans killed Oregon’s climate crisis bill – by fleeing the state

Oregon politics has been thrown into chaos for more than a week after Republican legislators fled the state and took refuge in neighboring Idaho. As police were ordered to bring them home, rightwing militia groups vowed to defend them, raising the prospect of violent confrontation. The issue that sparked the disorder in the Pacific Northwest […]