Canada Goose shares slide amid Beijing-Toronto row over Huawei CFO arrest

Luxury retailer appears to be first casualty as calls for a boycott spread on social media Weibo and echoed on state-run media Growing tensions between Beijing and Toronto over the arrest of a senior Huawei executive have inflicted damage on Read More

Turkey primed to start offensive against US-backed Kurds in Syria

President Erdoğan’s planned attack on militias he sees as terrorists risks row with Trump The Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has said that Turkey will launch a military operation against the Kurds in northern Syria within days, in a decision Read More

Trump's former fixer Michael Cohen sentenced to three years in prison

Cohen guilty of hush money payments and lying to Congress Cohen admitted covering up Trump’s ‘dirty deeds’ Follow live updates Michael Cohen, Donald Trump’s longtime personal fixer, was sentenced to 36 months in prison in New York on Wednesday for Read More

The ‘farcical’ drug scanners locking out Melbourne immigration centre visitors

Regular visitors say Serco guards using overly sensitive detectors are making them jump through hoops or refusing them entry to see friends and family l “I’m a minister of religion for 30 years, I don’t even drink alcohol and and Read More

Hakeem Al-Araibi: Australian Interpol office alerted Thailand to arrival of refugee

Department of Home Affairs confirms alert came from Australia but cannot explain how red notice was issued The Department of Home Affairs has confirmed it was the Australian bureau of Interpol that alerted Thailand to the arrival of Hakeem Al-Araibi Read More