Sheep put down, 3 others injured while heading to live export ship in Port Adelaide

Sheep put down, 3 others injured while heading to live export ship in Port Adelaide

Posted May 08, 2018 15:17:29 One sheep has had to be euthanased and three others have been injured before being loaded onto a live export ship docked at Port Adelaide, the RSPCA says. The Al Shuwaikh arrived at the port over the weekend, ready to transport South Australian livestock to …

RSPCA, wildlife carers struggling with influx of injured animals as urban sprawl marches on

RSPCA, wildlife carers struggling with influx of injured animals as urban sprawl marches on

Posted May 07, 2018 06:45:23 Photo: Rescued animals need to be returned as close as possible to where they were found. (ABC Radio Brisbane: Hailey Renault) Related Story: Health of platypus habitat trumps development on city’s outskirts Wildlife carers struggling to cope with mounting numbers of sick and injured animals …

Port Stephens teenager critically injured, four burnt, in fire pit explosion

Port Stephens teenager critically injured, four burnt, in fire pit explosion

Posted May 06, 2018 20:17:30 A 16-year-old boy is in a critical condition and four others have suffered burns after an explosion near Port Stephens. Police said an initial investigation suggested the explosion occurred after a flammable liquid was poured onto a fire pit on a patio. A crime scene …

Dust and rain storms in north and west India leave 91 dead, 160 injured

Dust and rain storms in north and west India leave 91 dead, 160 injured

Posted May 03, 2018 21:45:12 Photo: The dust storm also hit the northern city of New Delhi. (AP: Manish Swarup) Related Story: In Delhi, you can taste the pollution in the air — but nobody cares Related Story: ‘We have nothing left’: Aid agencies warn of alarming situation in Sri …

Nine students killed and 10 injured in a mass stabbing in China

Nine students killed and 10 injured in a mass stabbing in China

Updated April 28, 2018 23:45:29 Nine Chinese secondary school students have been killed and another 10 injured in a knife attack outside a school, state television reports. The attacker had been bullied at school and harboured a hatred of children, the report by state broadcaster CCTV said. The attack happened …

Man charged over Kelmscott domestic dispute which left elderly man dead, woman injured

Man charged over Kelmscott domestic dispute which left elderly man dead, woman injured

By Jacob Kagi Posted April 28, 2018 15:09:30 Photo: Police were called to the Kelmscott property on Friday morning. (ABC News: James Carmody) A man who is thought to be the son of an elderly couple attacked in their Perth home has been charged with murder and attempted murder. The …

Seven students killed and 12 injured in a mass stabbing in China

Seven students killed and 12 injured in a mass stabbing in China

Posted April 28, 2018 06:12:39 Seven Chinese secondary school students have been killed and another 12 injured in a knife attack outside a school, state television reports. The attacker had been bullied at school and harboured a hatred of children, the report by state broadcaster CCTV said. The attack happened …

Teenage L-plate driver dies in two-car collision in Glenorie, supervisor critically injured

Teenage L-plate driver dies in two-car collision in Glenorie, supervisor critically injured

Posted April 27, 2018 19:50:08 A teenage learner driver has died and her supervising driver is in a critical condition after two cars collided in Glenorie in Sydney’s north-west. Police said the crash happened about 4:50pm on Friday when a the two cars hit at the intersection of Old Northern …

At least 9 dead, 16 injured after van hits crowd in Toronto

At least 9 dead, 16 injured after van hits crowd in Toronto

Updated April 24, 2018 08:00:16 Video: Video from the scene shows a dramatic standoff between the suspected van driver and police. (ABC News) Canadian police say nine people are dead and 16 are injured after a van mounted the kerb and hit a crowd of pedestrians in Toronto. Key points: …