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Self-immolations won't soften resolve: Dutton

Sky News Australia - ‎32 minutes ago‎
A Somali refugee is in a "dire situation" in a Brisbane hospital after setting herself alight on Nauru. Hodan Yasin, 21, was transferred to Brisbane on Tuesday morning after suffering critical injuries from self-inflicted burns a day earlier.
Woman Is Second To Set Herself Alight On Nauru
Dutton blames advocates after second refugee sets self on fire in Nauru
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Media Monitors Report Decline in Global Press Freedom

Voice of America - ‎3 hours ago‎
May 03, 2016 12:49 AM. When journalists and media rights activists gather in Helsinki to mark World Press Freedom day Tuesday, there will be a notable absence: Journalist Khadija Ismayilova, recipient of this year's UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press ...
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Nairobi building collapse: More bodies recovered

Independent Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
... - Death toll from a residential building which collapsed in Kenya's capital, Nairobi last Friday has risen to 22 after two more bodies were retrieved on Monday.
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Efforts to save Syrian truce shift to Moscow

Independent Online - ‎25 minutes ago‎
Geneva - Efforts to salvage Syria's ceasefire were to shift to Moscow on Tuesday as the country's second city of Aleppo reeled from a week of fighting that killed hundreds of civilians.
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Leaked documents show ISIS and Syrian dictator Assad colluded over city of Palmyra

Daily Mail - ‎7 hours ago‎
The Islamic State and Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad have been colluding, according to leaked documents. An investigation suggests there was co-operation between the regime and the terror group over the city of Palmyra, which was held by ISIS for ...
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Endeavour: Has the ship Captain Cook sailed to Australia been found?

BBC News - ‎2 hours ago‎
Researchers in the US believe they may be a step closer to locating the ship in which British explorer Captain James Cook sailed to Australia in 1768.
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Vijay Mallya vs banks: All-or-nothing approach won't get them a penny

Firstpost - ‎3 hours ago‎
At times, the former could think and act stupid because, well, they are institutions. They can be disdainful of common sense and everyday pragmatism of the private individual.
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French Official Predicts US-EU Trade Deal Will Stall

Voice of America - ‎1 hour ago‎
Last updated on: May 03, 2016 3:45 AM. WASHINGTON—. A top French trade official says negotiations between the United States and the European Union on a massive trade deal are likely to grind to a halt over the United States' reluctance to make ...
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Migrant crisis: EU 'to back' visa-free travel for Turkey

BBC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
The European Commission will give conditional approval for Turks to travel without visas to Europe's passport-free Schengen area, sources have told the BBC.
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Bombs in Baghdad kill 14, including some Shi'ite pilgrims

Reuters UK - ‎20 hours ago‎
BAGHDAD Three bombs went off in and around Baghdad on Monday, killing at least 14 people, including Shi'ite Muslim worshippers conducting an annual pilgrimage inside the capital, police and medical sources said.
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North Korea Capital Gears Up For Congress; South Fears Nuclear Test

NDTV - ‎1 hour ago‎
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a demonstration of a new large-caliber multiple rocket launching system at an unknown location on March 22, 2016.
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Cate Blanchett appointed UNHCR goodwill ambassador to raise awareness about refugee crisis

International Business Times UK - ‎1 hour ago‎
Elizabeth movie Cate Blanchett as Elizabeth I of England in 1998 film Elizabeth. The Oscar-winning actress has been appointed UNHCR's goodwill ambassador.
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CCTV captures shocking Syrian hospital explosion killing at least 27

Yahoo7 News - ‎7 hours ago‎
New security vision shows the shocking moment an air strike hit a children's hospital in Aleppo, Syria last Wednesday, killing at least 27 medical staff and patients.
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West Papua: UN must supervise vote on independence, says coalition

The Guardian - ‎3 hours ago‎
Indonesia gained complete control of West Papua through a UN-sanctioned but discredited ballot in 1969. Photograph: Charles Dharapak/AP.
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