A Sydney man on trial for assaulting and murdering his new girlfriend’s toddler says she committed the crimes and falsely accused him to cover up her guilt. Mohammed Khazma, 25, is accused of killing his girlfriend’s two-year-old girl inside a Guildford flat in December 2016. He has pleaded not guilty to murdering the girl and, in

President Donald Trump renewed his attacks on Senator Richard Blumenthal on Monday, after the Connecticut Democrat helped introduce a bill to ensure special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation is released to the public. The president mockingly referred to Blumenthal as ‘Da Nang Dick’ as he questioned his position on the Senate Judiciary Committee after the Democrat lied about his

Maurice Kamto and several others held following protests against result of October poll A Cameroonian opposition leader who claims he won last year’s election has been arrested. Police held Maurice Kamto and several other opposition figures. One was pulled out of his hospital bed where he was recovering from gunshot wounds sustained at a protest

Christian woman who spent eight years on death row free to leave country Asia Bibi, the Christian farm labourer who spent eight years on death row in Pakistan for blasphemy, is expected to leave the country after the supreme court upheld her acquittal. The court on Tuesday rejected a challenge to October’s ruling brought by an extreme Islamist party,

A teenager accused of knifing 14-year-old Jaden Moodie to death appeared in court today charged with murder. Jaden was knocked off his moped by a group of men driving a black Mercedes B class and fatally stabbed on January 8. The schoolboy was knocked off his moped by five men in the Mercedes before being

A group of Brits believed to be linked to the ‘unruly’ tourists wreaking havoc across New Zealand have arrived in Wellington. The group were believed to have stayed the night at the Ibis hotel in the city on Sunday, and on Monday were seen trying to secure another night at Quest Hotel in the Wellington CBD. They

Temperatures across Britain are set to plunge as a result of a weaker than normal jet stream which will allow in colder polar air, bringing with it snow and ice.  The Met Office’s long range forecasters believe freezing temperatures could hit most areas towards the end of the month, bringing with it rain, snow and ice. 

A former Chicago police officer was sentenced to more than six years in prison on Friday for the shooting death of teenager Laquan McDonald. Judge Vincent Gaughan sentenced Jason Van Dyke to 6 years and 9 months in prison for the 2014 killing. Van Dyke, who is white, was convicted in October of second-degree murder and 16

Shocking footage shows the moment a thug sprays clubbers with a ‘noxious substance’ in a mass brawl outside a nightclub. Huseyin Onel, 24, squirted the liquid at the faces of revellers after they tried to stop an attack on man outside the venue in Hackney, east London.  The man, who police have not been able to

The devastated father of an Israeli student who was murdered on the way home from a night out has spoken out after a 20-year-old man was arrested over the killing. Aiia Maasarwe, 21, was killed in the north Melbourne suburb of Bundoora after getting off a tram on Tuesday night, and her partially naked body