13 December 2019
Britons have cast their votes in what could be the most important general election since World War II, with Boris Johnson seeking a Conservative majority to help advance his Brexit plans. Follow all the action in our live blog.
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13 Dec: Voters in the United Kingdom go to the polls today in what's been called the most significant election in a generation. The ABC's chief election analyst Antony Green looks at how the count will unfold.... more
13 Dec: New Zealand's military begins a high-risk operation to recover the bodies of eight people killed in the volcanic eruption on White Island, despite warnings that the island remains highly volatile.... more
13 Dec: WADA's decision to ban Russia from international sporting events like Tokyo 2020 gives the impression it's tough on doping but a closer look raises more questions than answers, writes Richard Hinds.... more
12 Dec: To offset the decline of coal-powered energy, Australia will need to build dozens of new energy projects and upgrade the electricity transmission network, the energy market operator says.... more
12 Dec: Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi launches a staunch defence of her country's military, denying accusations of genocide against its minority Muslim Rohingya community at the International Court of Justice in The Hague.... more