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Asian-Americans in San Leandro, California have reported finding xenophobic and threatening letters at their homes telling them to leave the country.

Thousands of protesters have gathered in Minneapolis at the site where George Floyd was killed in an altercation with several police officers the day before.

Beaches in Sydney’s east have been cleaned after cargo including face masks and plastic takeaway containers washed ashore on Wednesday.

Donald Trump has lashed out at Twitter for "interfering in the 2020 Presidential Election” after the platform labelled two of his tweets "unsubstantiated" on Tuesday.

US comedian and late-night talk show host Jimmy Fallon has apologised for wearing blackface in a Saturday Night Live skit two decades ago after a video of the scene went viral on social media.

Andrey, Vivienne and Deddy were all due to graduate this year. But the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted their long-awaited graduation ceremony, as they face a very uncertain jobs market.

The Australian and New Zealand governments will receive a blueprint on safely re-opening their shared international border as soon as next week.

With Australia’s economy brutally hit by the impacts of COVID-19 and job prospects dwindling, some of the more than 300,000 university students who graduate each year are finding it tough to stay positive.

After more than 60 court hearings over many years, an Israeli court has finally found that alleged child sex abuser Malka Leifer is mentally fit to be extradited to face trial.


Starving children are being forced to eat leaves in a desperate bid for survival, as conditions in Yemen become a ‘living hell’.

Watch the moment a paraglider makes a safe landing only to then be attacked by a kangaroo. Straya!

Tensions continue to rise in Hong Kong as police fire rounds of tear gas at protesters trying to leave the scenes of an all-night standoff

India, Japan, Britain, Canada, New Zealand, Indonesia, Russia, and all 27 EU member states are backing Australia's push for a probe into the COVID-19 pandemic.

This small group of kids started an impromptu haka in tribute to two of their peers slain in the Christchurch shooting. Soon they were joined by scores of fellow students to form a deafening chorus.

Actor Jason Momoa has delivered a powerful speech at the United Nations, addressing the 'global crisis' of climate change.

A photo of the Speaker of New Zealand's Parliament feeding a legislator's baby while carrying out his duties has been shared all over the world.

Bjorn from ABBA has hit back at the @GretaThunberg  haters and the patriarchy