Marc Veyrat, celebrity chef, loses court case over removed Michelin star

Image copyright AFP A famous French chef who said he had been “disgraced” after one of…

Australia and NZ fireworks set off new decade

Australia has followed New Zealand by welcoming in 2020 with a bang, despite calls for it…

Apple accused of crackdown on jailbreaking

Image copyright Getty Images Apple is pushing ahead with a lawsuit against Corellium, in what is…

Syd Mead: ‘Pivotal’ Blade Runner designer dies

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Blade Runner was nominated for two Oscars for best visual…

Angola court orders seizure of Isabel dos Santos’s assets

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Isabel dos Santos, 46, currently lives abroad An Angolan court…

Australia wildfires: Fire truck overrun by bushfire flames

Firefighters in New South Wales were forced to shelter in their truck as it was surrounded…

Russia-Poland row over start of WW2 escalates

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Molotov signs the Nazi-Soviet Pact in Moscow, August 1939: Von…

Australia fires: Military to be deployed to help rescue effort

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionResidents in Mallacoota take shelter on a beach…

Sydney mayor defends New Year’s fireworks despite protests

Image copyright AFP Sydney’s Lord Mayor has defended the plan to press ahead with the city’s…

Baghdad protesters target US embassy

The US embassy in the Iraqi capital Baghdad has been targeted by protesters angered by recent…