Ukraine reveals website attacks were ‘cover for more destructive actions’

A series of website defacements in Ukraine this week were "cover for more destructive actions" according to a government official and a technical warning from Microsoft.The high-profile but ultimately ineffective defacements - which came...

Surveillance flights sent to tsunami-hit Tonga to assess damage – as ash cloud covers island

Australia and New Zealand have dispatched surveillance flights to assess the damage in Tonga after the eruption of an underwater volcano triggered a tsunami and blanketed the Pacific island with ash.The eruption caused internet...

British girl, five, dies after being struck by skier in French Alps, according to reports

A five-year-old British girl has died after being struck by a skier in the French Alps, according to reports.The girl was taking part in a ski lesson with four other children in Flaine, Haute...

Djokovic v Australia: How it all went wrong for the tennis superstar

Novak Djokovic has lost his bid to stay in Australia after judges upheld the cancellation of his visa.The saga, entailing the world No 1 and known vaccine sceptic, made headlines across the world, with...

Djokovic to be deported from Australia after losing appeal over visa

Novak Djokovic is set to be deported from Australia after losing a court appeal against the cancellation of his visa.Three judges upheld a decision to revoke the unvaccinated tennis star's visa on public interest...

Australian federal court adjourns Djokovic case to consider verdict

Novak Djokovic's appeal against deportation has been adjourned, with judges saying a decision is expected before the Australian Open begins on Monday.Judges hearing the case at the Federal Court building in Melbourne said that...

Back to square one for the community rocked by France’s most notorious unsolved crime

Lake Annecy is so beautiful and peaceful that it is easy to imagine that bad things can't happen here.

Tsunami threat recedes after waves hit Tonga following underwater volcano eruption

The tsunami threat around the Pacific fromĀ a giant underwater volcano eruptionĀ has begun to recede, but the extent of damage to Tonga remains unclear.