Hundreds of thousands of people are at risk of starvation and disease as the death toll from horrific cyclone Idai continues to rise.
Two Boeing 737 MAX airliners crashed, killing everyone aboard. Now investigations are zeroing in on one single faulty component.
Within days of the Ethiopian Airlines crash, Boeing MAX 8s were grounded around the world. But why were governments so quick to act?
Investigators have scoured flight data from the crashed Boeing 737 MAX 8 plane. What they found was deeply concerning.
Investigators hunting for the cause of the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane have begun studying the cockpit voice recorder.
The flight data recorder from the doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight is severely twisted and scratched as investigators begin their analysis.
The search continues amid fears up to 100 children were attending an “illegal school” inside a four-storey building that collapsed in Nigeria, killing at least eight.
Donald Trump has made a sweeping decision about Boeing’s suspect 737 MAX fleet, and this map shows why he was forced to act.
A haunting video has emerged showing the last moments of aRussian model and her husband who died in the Ethiopian Airlines crash.
Australia’s Civil Aviation Safety Authority has banned Boeing’s 737 MAX aircraft after the Ethiopian Airlines crash, as the UK and Malaysia follow suit.
US President Donald Trump has weighed in on Boeing’s controversial 737 MAX 8 jets and explained why he thinks they’re not safe.
Passengers have stormed social media, claiming they feel unsafe on a MAX 8. But it looks like they don’t have a leg to stand on when cancelling.
As passengers and governments grow increasingly nervous about MAX 8 aircraft, the regulators have issued strict orders to Boeing.
A tattered passport. A torn book. Half a shoe. These are the chilling discoveries found among the wreckage of the Ethiopian Airlines crash.
A growing number of airlines have announced they are grounding their MAX 8 fleets, as the black box from the doomed Ethiopian Airlines flights is located.
A diver was photographing sharks when the water beneath him started to churn, “everything went dark” and a whale swallowed him whole.
A graph has revealed worrying changes to the doomed Boeing 737 MAX 8 just before it crashed, killing all 157 people on board.
This was Antonis Mavropoulos’ ticket on the doomed Ethiopian Airlines plane. Lucky for him, he was two minutes late to the airport gate.
The crash of an Ethiopian Boeing 737 Max 8 airliner has taken a heavy toll on international health, aid and diplomacy workers as details on the 157 victims emerge.
An international tragedy is unfolding as the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash claimed the lives of passengers and crew from 35 countries.
A brand-new Ethiopian Airlines jet has crashed, killing 157 people on board, with a devastating photo from the scene revealing only rubble.
Footage from an “exclusive” invite-only fitness Kenyan retreat has been slammed over its “gross” use of tribal people as “props”.
Princess Lalla Salma hasn’t been seen in public for almost two years — and the royal family refuse to comment on her whereabouts.
Prince Harry and Meghan have continued their tour of Morocco as the Duchess of Sussex radiated in a long white diamond encrusted Dior gown.
An attempt to stop animal poachers has ended disastrously for a village chief after youths severed his head before dumping his body.
Zimbabwean rescuers have pulled the bodies of at least 24 illegal goldminers out of flooded shafts, but up to 50 more miners are missing.
Kate Browne and her family were all set for a massive 10-week international holiday. But two days in, disaster struck.
A photographer has managed to snap a photo of a black leopard, the first time the elusive animal has been spotted in 100 years.
This skincare staple is so popular one is sold every two minutes. But there’s a worrying reason the “miracle” product is under threat.
A mum has fought off three attackers armed with assault rifles who tried to enter her home as she farewelled guests.
Mysterious stone structures abandoned in the Sahara desert could contain clues to an event that rocks the Earth every 20,000 years.
A man who survived the 9/11 terrorist attacks was killed this week in terrorist attacks at a luxury hotel complex in Nairobi, Kenya.
The reporter who went undercover to expose graft and corruption within world soccer governing body FIFA has been shot dead in a public street.
Initial reports an Australian man was among the 21 victims of a deadly siege at a luxury hotel compound in Nairobi are incorrect, officials say.
One moment, an Aussie office worker was waiting on a call, the next he found himself in the midst of a terrifying terror attack.
Kenya’s president says the alleged terrorists who stormed an upscale hotel killing at least 14 people have all been shot dead as he declared the attack over.
An Australian has revealed how he ran for his life through the Nairobi hotel and office complex where extremists were unleashing explosions and gunfire.
At least three people were killed and more than 600 injured on Tuesday after two commuter trains collided in Pretoria, South Africa.
As Donald Trump sends troops to this tiny country, there was disbelief when thousands turned their TVs on to see armed men saying they’d seized power.
He was the “boy-king” who became a household name 3000 years after his death. But is there any truth in the rumours of the pharaoh’s curse?
A security firm allegedly asked black beachgoers to leave a fashionable public beach in Cape Town over the Christmas holidays, reigniting the apartheid debate.
A Congolese militia chief has been arrested for mass rape including that of a child ahead of ‘powder keg’ election, but Ebola may keep 1 million voters from the polls.
Violent unrest in Tunisia has continued for a third night after protesters’ anger grew over the death of a journalist who set himself on fire. WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO
Violent clashes have broken out between police and protesters after a reporter recorded a chilling video message before setting himself alight.
A motley crew of “lone wolves”, including two street vendors, a plumber and a carpenter, hunted backpackers to kill in the Moroccan mountains.
Before and after images of the severed heads of two young tourists murdered in Morocco have been posted to their mums’ Facebook pages.
More than a dozen men have now been arrested in the gruesome slaying of two Scandinavian women who were hiking in Morocco’s Atlas Mountains.
One of South Africa’s top safari rangers was crushed to death by a “sexually charged” elephant after it broke through a fence and into a tourist area.
Three suspects have been arrested over the horrific killing of two Scandinavian backpackers, who were hacked to death on camera.
Two young tourists have been found dead in a gruesome scene after they were attacked by men in a sexually motivated assault.
The cold-blooded killings of two Scandinavian backpackers in Morocco’s Atlas Mountains were allegedly “motivated by rape”, as three men were arrested.
Former US President George H.W. Bush used a pseudonym and wrote a series of cryptic letters to a little boy for 10 years, it’s been revealed.
Archaeologists in Egypt have made an exciting tomb discovery, with the find described as “one of a kind in the last decades”.
Direct from his latest Hollywood success, Aussie actor Joel Edgerton found himself totally smitten with a charismatic woman in Africa.
Jolandi le Roux wanted to create a memorable photo on a cliff to celebrate her 31st birthday but in a split second it turned to tragedy.
Egyptian authorities are investigating a porn video filmed at the top of the Great Pyramid of Giza, after it went viral and sparked fury.
Enjoy it while you can, because Cadbury has warned Dairy Milk bars could become a thing of the past if radical action isn’t taken soon.
This is the horrifying moment a couple is ambushed by machete wielding masked bandits in a heart stopping roadside attack.
A stomach-churning investigation has confirmed secret government-run torture and killing centre operating in one of the world’s poorest nations.
Like a scene out of The Lion King, the BBC has released shocking footage of a brutal fight for survival between a lone lion and a ravenous pack of hyenas.
This map reveals how Russia is gaining scary global ground. And one man is spearheading the whole push.
African tyrant Robert Mugabe, who ruled Zimbabwe for almost 40 years, has fallen ill in Singapore and is currently unable to leave the country.
The annual Black Friday shopping event has become synonymous not only with savings, but with brawling and stampeding customers.
Eleven boys have died in an arson attack while locked inside their school dormitory, with expelled classmates suspected of committing the horrifying act.
A new outbreak of the flesh-eating Ebola virus is spreading under the protection of a civil war. More than 200 are dead and things are about to get much worse.
A GROUP of men who brutally raped and murdered a young student gave a sickening reaction as they were led from the dock.
A CLEVER construction technique designed more than four millennia ago has been unearthed — and it could solve a long-held mystery.
ARMED men have abducted 79 students and their principal from a Presbyterian school in troubled Cameroon as president Paul Biya extends his 36-year-rule.
A WOMAN blew herself up on a busy street in Tunis, the capital of Tunisia overnight, injuring at least nine police officers.
ONE of the men accused of brutally raping and murdering a young woman has revealed her final words. WARNING: Graphic
THIS photo shows what seems to be a cute and harmless holiday activity but in reality it’s covering up a vile secret
IT COVERS less than half a soccer pitch but more than 500 people want to live on this tiny African fishing island.
IN A massive backflip, Saudi Arabia is preparing to admit its agents abducted and killed prominent journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
AUTHORITIES say 34 people, including children, have died after massive mudslides in Uganda, and the death toll is likely to rise.
THE World Health Organisation has warned that an ebola outbreak in central Africa is at a “tipping point” of becoming a much bigger crisis because of rebel attacks on health workers.
AT LEAST 55 people are dead after a bus veered off the road and rolled down a slope with survivors saying bodies were “flying out like aeroplanes”.
AT LEAST 55 people are dead in Kenya after a bus veered off the road and rolled down a slope with survivors saying bodies were “flying out like aeroplanes”.
FIRST Lady Melanie Trump has candidly opened up about her husband’s social media obsession while on her solo Africa tour.
MELANIA Trump is no stranger coming under fire for her outfits. But her latest accessory worn in Africa might be the most inappropriate one yet.
Melania Trump has embarked on her first solo trip to Africa. But there’s one uncomfortable truth about these pictures.
SOME may have doubted Melania Trump’s ability to be a politician’s wife, but the US first lady has showed she can handle the demands like a pro.
IT shook the ground when it walked, but Giant Thunderclap was just the first step towards the largest land animals on Earth.
AN engineer has been rescued from a ferry two days after it capsized in Tanzania claiming at least 209 lives, as the ferry’s captain was arrested.
IT’S feared more than 200 people have died after a ferry sank in Tanzania, as rescuers rush to find survivors.
IT’S feared more than 200 people have died after a ferry sank in Tanzania, as rescuers rush to find survivors.
A NEW study has uncovered butchery and cut marks on bones dated to more than 10,000 years old.
A PLANE has crashed into a lake in the centre of South Sudan, with a regional official warning “many on board are feared dead”.
A BRITISH man has chased away a giraffe on a South African game reserve after the animal trampled on his wife and young son, leaving them critically ill.
THE bodies of 87 elephants have been found near a wildlife sanctuary in Botswana in what could be the largest case of poaching ever seen in Africa.
YOU may have thought she was never gonna dance again, but British PM Theresa May’s guilty feet with no rhythm have found their way in front of a camera for the second time in a week.
THERESA May has once again graced us with her terrible, terrible dance moves. Here is a blow-by-blow account of why it went viral.
AT least 18 people are dead after a military helicopter crashed in Ethiopia’s Oromiya region.
AN email from a major South African bank is generating outrage and demands for explanation after going viral on social media.
DONALD Trump has weighed into the heated South African farm seizure debate in a move that shows his interest in the issue.
A FORMER Perth schoolboy who chopped up three of his close family members with an axe has been denied the opportunity to appeal his conviction.