US lifts tariffs on 400 Chinese products
The US has lifted tariffs on 400 Chinese products and President Donald Trump says “we’re making a lot of progress” in trade talks but he wants a complete deal.
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.
Australian Jock Palfreeman has been transferred to a Bulgarian immigration detention centre after serving 11 years behind bars for fatally stabbing a student.
Students and their supporters have turned out across the world, including in Australia, to demand governments act against climate change ahead of a UN summit.
Travel firm Thomas Cook needs urgent funding to avert collapse in the next few days, potentially leaving hundreds of thousands of holidaymakers stranded.
Germany’s ruling coalition has agreed on a a major package of measures to cut greenhouse gas emissions.
Pro-China groups plan to clean up walls of of anti-government graffiti across Hong Kong, which could set up confrontations with pro-democracy supporters.
Tens of thousands of students have joined rallies across Australia, Thailand, Hong Kong and India as part of demonstrations for action on climate change.
Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo has ordered a review of changes to the country’s criminal code, which has been heavily criticised by rights groups.
India says it will cut the effective corporate tax rate to about 25 per cent from 30 per cent as it tries to revive a sagging economy.
China has cut its newly-constituted Loan Prime Rate (LPR) by 5 basis points - the second cut in as many months, amid a slowing economy.
Iran’s foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has slammed US plans to build a coalition to deter Iranian threats ahead of leaving for the annual UN gathering.
Taiwan has cut diplomatic ties with a second Pacific nation this week as China ramps up pressure on nations that have relations with the self-ruled island.
The upcoming New Zealand election will recast two political young guns from a TVNZ Breakfast segment as aspirants for the Prime Ministry.
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...