Israel had plan to shoot down passenger plane to kill Arafat, book claims

Ariel Sharon allegedly told air force to attack planes if thought to be carrying Palestinian leader

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Are you a mosquito magnet? Swatting really can deter them, study shows

Researchers have discovered why mosquitoes prefer some people over others – and how a swat teaches them to avoid you

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Local people tackle tide of beach plastic in Mumbai

Clean-up has collected more than 12,000 tonnes of plastic since 2015

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Serena Williams: Tennys Sandgren owes ‘entire group of people’ apology over tweets

  • Apparently derogatory tweet from Sandgren circulates
  • Sandgren says he has been ‘demonised’ by media
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Most Australians want sugar tax on drinks – Guardian Essential poll

Bill Shorten’s approval rating slumps but Labor maintains its 53% to 47% two-party preferred lead

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