Solomons retrieve five bodies swept off ferry as cyclone heads for Vanuatu

(Reuters) – Solomon Islands police said on Sunday they had retrieved five bodies in their search for 27 people who

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Cyclone Harold strengthens on approach to Vanuatu

(Reuters) – A tropical cyclone approaching the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu has strengthened to category four, the country’s

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Tom Hanks, wife Rita Wilson test positive for coronavirus in Australia

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks and his wife, actress Rita Wilson, have both tested positive for coronavirus

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Paddocks ‘painted green’: Australian farmers celebrate rains amid grinding drought

URALLA, Australia (Reuters) – The one thing livestock farmer Richard Daugherty misses about the depths of one of Australia’s worst-ever

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Roger Waters of Pink Floyd joins Assange supporters in London protest march

LONDON (Reuters) – Hundreds of people including Roger Waters, co-founder of the Pink Floyd rock group, and designer Vivienne Westwood,

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Australia’s bushfire-stricken state pays tribute to 25 victims

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Families, firefighters and politicians gathered in a solemn public ceremony in Sydney on Sunday to honor the

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Climate change could make premiums unaffordable: QBE Insurance

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s QBE Insurance Group (QBE.AX) said on Monday climate change could make some premiums unaffordable, especially for

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Portuguese communities lock horns with lithium miners to save their land

LISBON (Reuters) – The lush, green hills where Paulo Pires has for years brought sheep to graze above his picturesque

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