More people died taking selfies in India last year than anywhere else in the world
More people died taking selfies in India last year than anywhere else in the world

A tourist takes a selfie in front of the Taj Mahal. Photo / iStock India may have a selfie-loving prime minister, Narendra Modi, but India...

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13 tourist feared dead after bus plunge in Japan
13 tourist feared dead after bus plunge in Japan

The bus was carrying about 40 passengers. Photo / Twitter At least 13 tourists are feared dead after a tourist bus plunged off a road in c...

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Crocodile launches two metres out of water to attack helpless woman in Australia
Crocodile launches two metres out of water to attack helpless woman in Australia

Crocodile activity increases during the warm, wet season. Photo / iStock A crocodile that tore off part of a woman's arm in the far no...

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Marijuana hidden in a carrot-like packages was found by Texas customs officers
Marijuana hidden in a carrot-like packages was found by Texas customs officers

Marijuana hidden in a carrot-like packages was found by Texas customs officers. Photo / US Customs and Border Protection Customs officer i...

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Savage thunderstorm smashes into Sydney
Savage thunderstorm smashes into Sydney

Sydney was hit by a massive storm last night that left one dead and thousands without power. Photo / Michael Munday Twitter The clean-up i...

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Hillary Clinton's attack feeds coffers for Bernie Sanders
Hillary Clinton's attack feeds coffers for Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders. Photo / AP Hillary Clinton's new barrage against Bernie Sanders, the Democratic presidential primary opponent she has ...

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Fears that autopilot technology reliance has blunted pilots' skills
Fears that autopilot technology reliance has blunted pilots' skills

Pilots are so used to using automation technology in the cockpit that experts are worried some of them lack the skills to manually fly plane...

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UN on Denmark's refugee hard line draws flak
UN on Denmark's refugee hard line draws flak

Plan would extend to three years the time parents and children could be separated   The United Nations refugee agency has accused Denm...

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Indonesia Terror : Police arrest three men on suspicion of links to Jakarta attack
Indonesia Terror : Police arrest three men on suspicion of links to Jakarta attack

Indonesians were shaken but refusing to be cowed a day after a deadly attack in a busy district of central Jakarta that has been claimed ...

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Indonesia terrorist toolkit: Isis attacker's arsenal for Jakarta attack
Indonesia terrorist toolkit: Isis attacker's arsenal for Jakarta attack

This is the "terrorist toolkit" carried by the Isis death squad who launched a series of suicide bomb and gun attacks that left...

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Unfortunately, the secret affair of guillotined queen revealed by French scanners
Unfortunately, the secret affair of guillotined queen revealed by French scanners

Marie Antoinette. Photo / iStock Newly decoded letters penned by Marie-Antoinette suggest France's last queen had a torrid affair with...

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Gable Tostee avoids more jail for drunken car chase
Gable Tostee avoids more jail for drunken car chase

The man charged with the murder of a Kiwi woman after meeting her through the dating app Tinder has avoided further punishment over a drink-...

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$1.6 billion Powerball jackpot splitted to three winners
$1.6 billion Powerball jackpot splitted to three winners

Balbir Atwal, the owner of a 7-Eleven store that sold a winning Powerball lottery ticket. Photo / AP An unprecedented $1.6 billion (NZ$2.4...

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Jakarta terror attacks: Isis have claimed responsibility #Indonesia
Jakarta terror attacks: Isis have claimed responsibility #Indonesia

The scene had echoes of the Paris attacks: A bustling shopping area shaken by the blasts of suicide bombers and gunfire as onlookers fled...

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Trending prejudice and history of skin colour
Trending prejudice and history of skin colour

An online advertisement by Thai cosmetics company Seoul Secret showing Thai actress Cris Horwang, right, is displayed on a computer screen...

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France Charlie Hebdo's Alan Kurdi cartoon sparks racism row
France Charlie Hebdo's Alan Kurdi cartoon sparks racism row

Some of Charlie Hebdo's supporters claim the cartoon of a drowned toddler is satire but it has made many people uneasy. Photo / Suppli...

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Massive bus-sized crocodile discovered in Sahara
Massive bus-sized crocodile discovered in Sahara

The giant crocodile became extinct 130 million years ago. Photo / Davide Bonadonna Palaeontologists searching in Tunisia made a discovery ...

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Exploring Antarctica : It’s vast, frozen and 4000km away at the very bottom of the world
Exploring Antarctica : It’s vast, frozen and 4000km away at the very bottom of the world

Professor Gary Wilson is used to the vagaries of Antarctic weather. Photo / Alan Gibson Freezing wind storms. Temperatures plunging to -4...

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Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller understands "impatience" on emissions fix
Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller understands "impatience" on emissions fix

Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller told workers at the German automaker's lone U.S. plant in Tennessee that recovering from a diesel emissi...

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Three men convicted in raiding brazen London jewelry district
Three men convicted in raiding brazen London jewelry district

An undated image from CCTV of a male at the fire escape corridor. Photo / AP Three men were convicted of involvement in raiding a safe dep...

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