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Kashmir car bomb kills 44 police officers

A suicide bomber has rammed a car into a bus carrying Indian paramilitary police in Kashmir, killing 44 of them in the deadliest attack in decades on security forces in the disputed region, raising tensions with arch foe Pakistan.

Teacher accused of grooming NSW student

A NSW high school teacher has been accused of sending explicit images of herself to a 15-year-old student and indecently assaulting the teenage boy.

Trump now obese, still in 'good health'

US President Donald Trump has put weight over the past year and is now in the obese range, although he remains in "very good health overall," according to the results of a physical examination conducted last week.

Basin plan 'ignores' health of NSW river

Locals in far west NSW say they watched the Darling River deteriorate under the plan designed to protect it for years before a series of mass fish deaths caused public outcry across the nation.

Teen drug driver jailed over woman's death

The day after Gregory Diven woke from an induced coma his wife, Marie, died from the catastrophic injuries she'd suffered when their ute was hit by a car driven by a drug-affected P-plater.

Mum's new partner charged over baby death

A 28-year-old man charged with murdering a six-month-old baby in Newcastle on the weekend had been in a relationship with the boy's mother for just six weeks, police allege.