A LUNAR insertion manoeuvre has precisely injected India's Chandrayaan-2 moon mission in a 'defined orbit in a perfect way'.
BRITAIN'S foreign office is looking into reports that a Hong Kong-based staff member has been detained in mainland China.
Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam says she wants to establish a dialogue with protesters, based on mutual respect and understanding.
Xi Jinping is a formidable world leader with a seemingly unshakeable hold on power — but he’s now facing a major test.
BRAZILLIAN police have shot dead an armed man who took 37 people hostage on a bus in Rio, ending a four-hour stand-off; none of the hostages were hurt.
A MAGNITUDE 6.3 quake has hit off Vanuatu, the USGS says, but there are no immediate reports of damages or casualties.
The EU being "a bit negative" on renegotiating the Irish backstop because they believe parliament will block a no-deal Brexit, British PM Boris Johnson says.
BORDER clashes in Kashmir have left several people dead as Pakistan announces it will refer India and the dispute to the UN's International Court of Justice.
US President Donald Trump is looking at possible tax cuts but not right now, as he explained any short-term pain from his trade war with China is "irrelevant".
AN Italian prosecutor has ordered a migrant rescue ship be seized, ending a stand-off and allowing those on board to be evacuated to land amid dire conditions.
President Donald Trump says his officials are in talks with Democrats about meaningful gun laws but he still insists mass shootings are a mental health issue.
THE wife of a young police officer who was killed just 28 days after their wedding has paid an emotional tribute to her “superman” husband.
Disturbing footage has emerged of Hong Kong police beating a man on a hospital trolley as the territory reels from tear gas attacks on protesters.
As allegations pour out about the disgusting behaviours of paedophile Jeffrey Epstein and his cronies, Prince Andrew prepares to face the cops.
After a big night out in one of the world’s party cities, this Aussie tourist had a simple request: Take him to one of the world’s most dangerous suburbs.
The mystery brunette shown leaving Jeffrey Epstein’s mansion in 2010 bears a striking resemblence to the daughter of Paul Keating.
Lamar Odom’s high-profiled sex and drug addiction almost ended his life, now he’s kicking the habits with the help of his new flame.
Chinese forces have been photographed training to use a terrifying giant fork weapon to control crowds and stun protesters.
THE father of an accused New Zealand gunman alleged to have murdered Victorian tourist Sean McKinnon had this to say to the world.
BRITISH Prime Minister Boris Johnson says Germany and France are showing reluctance to compromise on a new Brexit deal but he is confident they will.