At least 27 people drown in Channel tragedy after inflatable migrant boat sinks off French coast

French Interior Minister Gérald Darmanin said five women were among the dead, two people had been rescued, and one is still missing. An initial toll said 31 people had died … Read More

Philippines accuses Chinese Coast Guard of firing water cannons on its supply boats

Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin said no one was hurt during the November 16 incident at the Second Thomas Shoal, but the Philippine boats, which were transporting food supplies to … Read More

Australia news live update: wild weather lashes east coast, with more flooding expected today

8.37pm GMT 20:37 In Melbourne today hundreds of family and friends of Bert Newton will gather today to farewell the Australian TV legend at a live broadcast state funeral. Newton … Read More