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Morocco team hails stone age tool site dating back 1.3m years

Archaeologists in Morocco have announced the discovery of north Africa’s oldest stone age hand-axe manufacturing site,…

Assad shells former opposition stronghold Deraa

Bashar al-Assad has attacked a former opposition stronghold with missiles and artillery shelling in an attempt…

NSW Covid outbreak: death toll rises as two-thirds of new cases under 40

The death toll from the New South Wales coronavirus outbreak has risen to 14 after the…

Father hopes to reopen case of British woman who disappeared 20 years ago

Twenty years since the disappearance of Louise Kerton, who travelled to Germany to holiday with her…

The activists sabotaging railways in solidarity with Indigenous people

The night of 28 November, Samantha Brooks, 24, hunched over the railway tracks near Bellingham, Washington,…

Haiti president’s widow suspects ‘oligarchs’ of organising his killing

The widow of Haiti’s recently assassinated president has said she suspects his murder was engineered by…

Lula 2022? Brazil poised for sensational political comeback

Anazir Maria de Oliveira has a simple message for the man they call Lula. “Comrade, I…

Enough ice melted on single day to cover Florida in two inches of water

Greenland’s vast ice sheet is undergoing a surge in melting, with the amount of ice vanishing…

Italy and Spain help to push eurozone out of recession

Italy and Spain have helped drive the eurozone out of recession after a stronger than expected…

UK minister seeks to calm row over France Covid travel curbs

A British cabinet minister has sought to dampen down a growing diplomatic row with France over…