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A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away …

The discovery of an ancient ‘ghost’ galaxy has added another tiny piece to the puzzle of how the cosmos came to be.

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The True Crisis of Mass Violence

“Deeper even than the gun problem is this: boys are broken”, tweeted US comedian Michael Ian Black following the February 14th mass shooting at a Florida high school which left 17 dead and a further 14 injured. Four days later,

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Holiday medical emergency prompts Russia travel warning

Hatch reporter Nicole Iliagoueva was rushed to a Russian hospital during a recent family holiday.

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The Battle of Polygon Wood

One hundred years on, Australians remain fiercely proud of the Anzac legend.

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Germany in limbo after post-election talks fail

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s attempts to form government after the September 24 Federal Election, appear to have failed.

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Letter ‘shows pressure is telling on North Korea’

Malcolm Turnbull has dismissed a letter from North Korea as a rant against Donald Trump rather than a threat against Australia.

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US knew about scale of Indonesia’s 1965 massacre

The US government knew that Indonesia was slaughtering hundreds of thousands of people in the 1960s, but stayed silent.

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The return of Germany’s far-right

The far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, has emerged from the German elections as the third-largest in the Bundestag.

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When politics and sport collide

Player protests – TV star outbursts – presidential insults – marriage debates. Welcome to modern sport.

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Saudi Arabian women driving change

Women in Saudi Arabia have been granted the right to drive after King Salman issued a royal decree on Tuesday.

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