World | Breaking News & Analysis | The Canberra Times

World

Advertisement
Australian navy to accompany UK's 'show of strength' in South China Sea

Australian navy to accompany UK's 'show of strength' in South China Sea

The Australian navy has been invited to accompany the pride of Britain’s fleet, the Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier, when it comes to the Pacific.

  • by Nick Miller

Opinion & Perspectives

Trump's 'double negative' the least worrying gaffe in Helsinki

This week two supreme emperors of cynicism, Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin, met in Helsinki to do ... what?

Stephanie Dowrick

    Trump is little more than Russia's puppet

    The US President has so inflamed intelligence agencies that they will work harder to reveal the truth.

    Crispin Hull

      Hairy chests and glass jaws

      Why is there no Democrat publicly straining at the leash to run against Trump?

      Jack Waterford
        Advertisement

        North America

        Taylor Swift cast in movie version of 'Cats': reports

        Taylor Swift cast in movie version of 'Cats': reports

        Taylor Swift has been cast in a big screen version of the stage musical Cats, in what will be the pop singer's biggest movie role so far.

        • by Jill Serjeant
        Hundreds at vigils mourn victims of Branson boat accident

        Hundreds at vigils mourn victims of Branson boat accident

        A Missouri town known for its country shows and entertainment is in mourning after 17 people - including nine from one family - were killed in a sudden storm.

        • by Hannah Grabenstein

        Europe

        Advertisement

        Asia

        Foreign Correspondence: The convenience store culture unique to Japan

        Foreign Correspondence: The convenience store culture unique to Japan

        The Japanese, for all their high-tech wizardry, have been surprisingly slow to embrace e-commerce.

        • by Amelia Lester
        It will take more than a big battery to revive Musk's glow
        Opinion
        Elon Musk

        It will take more than a big battery to revive Musk's glow

        It looks as if the Musk that seemed a member of the new generation of wunderkind was in fact just the creation of crack minders and marketers.

        • by Sue Cato

        Also in World

        'Temple of democracy': Colombia's ex-guerrillas arrive in Congress

        'Temple of democracy': Colombia's ex-guerrillas arrive in Congress

        Colombia's new Congress has held its inaugural session with the unprecedented presence of lawmakers and senators from the former guerrilla movement FARC.

        • by Sinikka Tarvainen

        Popular in World

        Loading
        Advertisement