World news

19 injured in New York city explosion

At least 19 people have been injured after an explosion caused two buildings to collapse in New York City. On Thursday afternoon, ...

Friday, 27 Mar 2015, 11:27

FBI arrest three IS suspects

The FBI has arrested three foreign nationals living in Brooklyn who agents say sought to join the Islamic State. Two of the ...

Thursday, 26 Feb 2015, 13:15

Libya crisis: UN talks suspended

Libya's internationally-recognised parliament has suspended its participation in UN-brokered talks aimed at restoring calm ...

Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015, 10:21

Harris stripped of Australian honours

Disgraced veteran entertainer Rolf Harris has been stripped of his honours in his native Australia. Harris was jailed for more ...

Monday, 23 Feb 2015, 10:49

Egypt attacks IS targets in Libya

Egypt says it has bombed Islamic State targets in Libya, hours after the group published video showing the apparent beheadings ...

Monday, 16 Feb 2015, 09:19

Al Jazeera journalists released from Egypt jail

Al Jazeera journalists Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed have left prison in Egypt following their release on bail. They spent ...

Friday, 13 Feb 2015, 12:47

Obama warns Putin ahead of Belarus meeting

US President Barack Obama has warned President Vladimir Putin that Russia will face greater costs if it continues its "aggressive ...

Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015, 10:53

Merkel to meet Obama on Ukraine peace plan

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is due to brief US President Barack Obama in Washington on Monday on a peace plan to end fighting ...

Monday, 09 Feb 2015, 09:47

Taiwan plane crash: 12 dead

At least 12 people have died after a TransAsia Airways plane clipped a bridge and crashed into a river near the Taiwanese capital ...

Wednesday, 04 Feb 2015, 10:00

Saudi King Abdullah dies

Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz has died, royal officials have announced, weeks after he was admitted to hospital. Abdullah, ...

Friday, 23 Jan 2015, 13:00

Pope Francis arrives in the Philippines

Pope Francis has arrived in the Philippines for a five-day visit to the nation's 80 million Roman Catholics. He was met ...

Thursday, 15 Jan 2015, 12:30

Australia swelters as bushfires rage

Australia has recorded its third-warmest calendar year since national records began in 1910, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) ...

Tuesday, 06 Jan 2015, 12:49

Update: AirAsia plane: Bodies recovered

At least 40 bodies and wreckage including a plane door and oxygen tanks have been recovered in the search for missing AirAsia ...

Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014, 10:12

Jordanian pilot captured by IS group

The Jordanian military has confirmed that one of its planes has crashed over northern Syria and that its pilot has been captured ...

Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014, 13:24

Police fatally shoots teenager at petrol station

A police officer fatally shot a suspect who pointed a gun at him late Tuesday, St. Louis County police said. The shooting occurred ...

Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014, 10:36

Local news

Zurrieq man dies in fall

A 21 year-old man from Zurrieq died this ...

New garden for Kercem

The Minister for Gozo inaugurated a new garden ...

Gozo whistle-blower spoke to Chris Said and ...

A whistle blower who has taken the lid off ...

Gozo tip of iceberg says PM

Addressing a party meeting in Qormi Prime ...

Europe

Airlines to implement changes to cockpit ...

Airlines across the world have begun requiring ...

Pilot locked out of crash plane cockpit

One of the pilots of the Germanwings jet ...

Update: Alps plane crash: No survivors

French investigators will sift through wreckage ...

Airliner crashes in Alps

A passenger plane has crashed in France, ...

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New York police killer sent chill warning

The gunman who shot dead two New York ...

Monday, 22 Dec 2014, 09:58

Massacre in Pakistani school

At least 126 people, mostly children, ...

Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014, 12:08

Update 2: Police say siege over in Sydney ...

Police now say siege over. This statement ...

Monday, 15 Dec 2014, 07:47

Obama slams CIA: Says no more torture

President Barack Obama said that he ...

Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014, 09:43

Australia scraps plans to charge for doctor ...

A controversial plan to charge a A$7 ...

Tuesday, 09 Dec 2014, 12:52

Protests in US over police killing

Protests have been held for a second ...

Friday, 05 Dec 2014, 12:14

Egypt protests as Mubarak is cleared

Egyptian police have used tear gas ...

Sunday, 30 Nov 2014, 08:28

Violent protests in US town of Ferguson

Violent protests broke out in the Missouri ...

Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014, 11:41

More US Snow To Hit After Deadly Storms

New York state is facing another huge ...

Thursday, 20 Nov 2014, 09:45

Obama condemns latest IS killing

US President Barack Obama has condemned ...

Monday, 17 Nov 2014, 09:27

Korean ferry disaster captain gets life sentence

A Korean ferry captain, who fled his ...

Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014, 09:23

Republicans win control from Obama's Democratic ...

The Republicans have won control of ...

Wednesday, 05 Nov 2014, 09:08

US mid-term elections

Americans are voting in mid-term elections ...

Tuesday, 04 Nov 2014, 12:47

Pistorius gets five years for manslaughter

South African track star Oscar Pistorius ...

Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014, 10:46

Pistorius in court for sentencing

Oscar Pistorius has arrived at a South ...

Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014, 09:40