More than 2500 years ago, ancient Greek historian Herodotus described a strange ship. Now archaeologists have found it.
An Australian IS bride who is believed to have fled Melbourne and called for poisonings on Twitter has said she’s ready to come home.
Fanatical Islamic State brides in Syria have vowed revenge on the West as their “caliphate” faces defeat. Their plans are already in motion.
Two more women have had their British citizenships revoked while being held in detention camps with their five children.
With Islamic State’s leader nowhere to be found, deep fissures have emerged within the crumbling terrorist organisation as desperate militants make a last stand.
Everywhere you look this week, there are signs the world is inching closer to disaster. The risk is we’re not really paying attention.
As a black-clad killer took out a knife and rested it against his throat, a hostage said his final prayers, but he was sent a lifeline. WARNING: Disturbing content
150 ISIS fighters have surrendered giving up their last stronghold in eastern Syria, as women and children hostages go free, according to US reports.
Black rings of smoke are billowing out a small village where Islamic State is desperately hanging on to its last tiny piece of territory.
A Dutch Islamic State fighter has explained why he married his wife when she was so young, and his plans for their life together.
From the moment he was born, he was groomed to lead one of the world’s deadliest terror groups. Now there’s a $1m bounty on his head.
Angry IS brides have turned their wrath on Shamina Begum after they accused her of disgracing their cause, now she’s on the run.
Benjamin Netanyahu will be indicted on charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust, just weeks ahead of the country’s elections.
A huge explosion has torn through a train station after a locomotive exploded, leaving 25 people dead and others fighting for their lives.
The children of Australia’s most feared terrorist could be alive in Syria, according to a shock new claim by a jihadi bride from Melbourne.
Pakistan’s Imran Khan has promised retaliation to a sudden military attack by nuclear-armed neighbour India, vowing it will respond “at the time and place of its choosing.”
A teenage “jihadi bride” who fled to Syria to marry an IS fighter has been sensationally dumped by her father in public.
IS bride Shamima Begum’s sister has released a statement on behalf of her family, saying they were “shocked and appalled”.
The 23-year-old, who was born in Oxford, admitted that he once thought the 2015 Paris attacks were a ‘good thing’
As the “caliphate” crumbles, harrowing images have emerged revealing the full horrors of life under Islamic State. WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT
Islamic State brides are attempting to weep their way back to the West after pledging allegiance to the bloodthirsty cult. We shouldn’t fall for it.
A veteran war correspondent who tracked down London jihadi bride Shamima Begum has revealed what we’ve all missed in the debate.
This IS bride called for the blood of everyday Americans to be spilt on the streets. Now she’s faced an embarrassing rejection by the President.
This is the moment British jihadi bride Shamima Begum learned her citizenship had been revoked, just days after giving birth to a boy.
After a disastrous interview where the teen jihadi struggled to show remorse, Shamima Begum has been dealt a painful blow.
A British teenager who left home to marry an IS fighter has struggled to apologise for her involvement in the terrorist organisation.
A smirking ISIS bride who says she is OK with beheadings is pleading with authorities to let her come home with her newborn son.
US-backed forces in Syria will declare victory over ISIS in the coming days as Islamic State holds onto one township — but civilians are trapped inside the terrorist enclave.
A vehicle crashed into a plane carrying Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, his wife and entourage just before takeoff following high-profile security talks in Warsaw, Poland.
Pregnant Shamima Begum has announced she wants to flee a Syrian refugee camp and have her baby through public health care.
A woman has told the story of how, as a young teen she was duped into a trip overseas and became a child bride to an abusive criminal.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has promised further action over the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, as he warned that Russia could drive a wedge between Western countries.
President Donald Trump has taken a swipe at American media outlet CNN, who he has often accused of peddling “fake news”.
Saudi Arabia has denied it played any role in the leaks of personal messages and photos belonging to Jeff Bezos, which suggested the Amazon boss was having an affair.
A six-year-old boy has been reportedly beheaded by a taxi driver as his mother desperately tried to save him. WARNING: Graphic.
Secret phone calls have revealed a disturbing threat the Saudi Crown Prince made a year before Jamal Khashoggi’s death.
A UN inquiry into the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi has found it was “premeditated” by officials from Saudi Arabia, and called for the “urgent attention” of the world.
After his decision to withdraw US troops in the fight against ISIS raised eyebrows, Donald Trump made a bold claim about the terror group.
Images of an Australian footballer being led into court with leg shackles outraged the world. Not that you would have seen it in Thailand.
Donald Trump has claimed victory over ISIS but his advisers have walked back that claim, as the UK says John Cantlie, believed to be held by ISIS, may still be alive.
A United Nations human rights expert will review to the audio of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, in an effort to uncover clues about the mysterious murder.
The brother of an activist jailed in Saudi Arabia has claimed his sister is regularly transported in the boot of a car to a “palace of terror”.
After a nine-year preservation project within King Tut’s tomb, repairs are complete and the unmasked boy king is back on display.
Australian pilots involved in a joint air strike against Islamic State extremists in West Mosul may have killed up to 18 civilians.
Palestinian terror group Hamas, which has fought three wars with Israel and faces financial isolation, has called on supporters to send funds via bitcoin.
It was a nice idea: a government plan to recognise advances in gender equality with a special awards show. There was just one massive problem.
Laura Plummer was jailed for three years after bringing 290 painkillers into Egypt for her husband but has now been freed.
Thousands of mourners who came to say their final goodbyes to murdered exchange student Aiia Maasarwe. But it was not without controversy.
A tense battle between two major countries has once again reached boiling point, with each side warning they’re not afraid to take things further.
An Egyptian television presenter has been sentenced to one year of hard labour for interviewing a gay man, as authorities crackdown on the LGBT community.
ISIS was once a terror superpower which reigned over eight million people, now they only rule this tiny strip of land, but looks can be deceiving.
Islamic State has almost been destroyed, but a disturbing new jihadi army is getting started and has already made terrifying progress.
At least 16 people, including US military, were killed after a targeted explosion claimed by the Islamic State struck near a patrol in Syria.
Turkey has responded sharply to a threat from Donald Trump to devastate its ally if it attacks US-backed Kurdish forces in Syria saying it “will not be intimidated”.
A plane has crashed in the Iranian city of Karaj leaving 15 dead and one survivor after overshooting the runway.
After days of conflicting statements about US President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw American forces from Syria, the process has begun.
The father of a Saudi teenager seeking asylum to Australia has spoken to police about why his daughter fled from her family.
Saudi Arabia is a place where the wrong outfit can land you behind bars and the wrong comment can get you killed.
They were a celebrity power couple who rubbed shoulders with Meghan Markle and Hollywood stars until, one day, they simply vanished.
It may have only just begun, but the trial over the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is already copping a hammering.
The US says Iran will face economic and diplomatic consequences if it goes ahead with plans to launch three space vehicles in the coming months.
A prosecutor in Saudi Arabia has asked for a death sentence for five men accused of murdering journalist Jamal Khashoggi as the suspects attend their first court hearing.
A new video has emerged on a Turkish TV channel showing men carrying suitcases that reportedly contain the body parts of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
A 25-year-old woman has been sentenced to three years in prison for touching the genitalia of a pet shop monkey and ‘inciting debauchery’ in the Muslim country.
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has overhauled his top government posts to cope with the fallout following the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Russia has accused Israel of endangering civilians with air strikes on Syria but the Israeli government has denied it carried out the attacks.
The United Arab Emirates has released photos of princess Sheikha Latifa who has been missing for months, as friends say she was forcibly returned to Dubai.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s coalition has been dissolved and early elections will be held in April as the embattled politician hopes to become Israel’s longest-serving leader.
Al-Qaeda, the terror group behind the September 11 attacks that killed nearly 3000 people, are reportedly hatching new plans to “blow up passenger jets”.
Donald Trump has doubled down on his decision to withdraw US troops from Syria saying he’d been “campaigning for it for years”.
Donald Trump’s own party is turning on him over his surprise decision to order a “full” and “rapid” withdrawal of US forces from Syria.
US President Donald Trump has stunned the world with his latest abrupt military decision about the war-ravaged country of Syria.
Many people believe there is something missing from this map — an entire country. And Australia’s stance on the issue could soon change.
Disturbing video has captured a man in a pool at a swanky hotel, apparently unaware the pool’s glass walls were see-through. WARNING: Graphic
Saudi Arabia has rebuked the US for blaming the Crown Prince for the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, calling the Senate vote a “blatant” interference in the kingdom’s affairs.
Millions of people in this war-torn nation are on the brink of starving to death. But a deal, which already looks shaky, could save their lives.
With the stroke of a pen, Australia has changed the political landscape in the Middle East. And its neighbours are enraged.
Israel has congratulated Prime Minister Scott Morrison on his decision to following US President Donald Trump’s lead in recognising the contested city as Israel’s capital.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has finally announced what he intends to do with Australia’s embassy in Israel after months of speculation.
Seven people have died and 46 others are injured after a high-speed train crashed into an overpass in the Turkish capital Ankara.
Russia’s equivalent of Google Earth has made an incredible stuff-up, revealing the locations of hundreds of sensitive military sites.
The final, distressing words uttered by journalist Jamal Khashoggi after he was set upon by his killers in a Saudi consulate have been disclosed in a transcript of the murder.
Dubai says Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed Al Maktoum is safe and well — but others claim there’s a sinister story behind her disappearance.
Five security officials are under investigation for the alleged kidnapping, torture and murder of a Cambridge student.
She tried to escape her controlling father in a botched runaway attempt. But the princess was caught and has now mysteriously vanished.
A once-secret CIA briefing on Saudi Arabia’s billionaire crown prince has revealed a bombshell about his role in the killing of a journalist.
A country has come from nowhere and suddenly had its passport declared the most powerful in the world. This is how it happened.
The ISIS leader behind the beheading of American humanitarian Peter Kassig has been killed in an air strike, according to the US military.
A Saudi dissident filed suit in a Tel Aviv court against a company whose spyware allegedly helped Saudi Arabia track and kill journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Newly-released private messages from Jamal Khashoggi reveal the slain journalist feared the Saudi crown prince before he was killed.
Egyptian actress Rania Youssef has been charged with public obscenity and faces five years in jail if convicted — all because she wore this dress.
An internal royal power struggle and the “reckless and paranoid” behaviour of a Saudi Arabian prince led to the brutal murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Donald Trump’s administration says it will block any moves by Congress to downgrade ties with Saudi Arabia over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, saying it would be a “grave mistake”.
Saudi Arabia’s Mohammed bin Salman has been given a hostile welcome on his first trip abroad since the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
As Saudi Arabia’s crown prince prepares to touch down for the G20 in Buenos Aires, prosecutors are considering whether to charge him over allegations of war crimes and torture.