1. Meridian

Go-ahead for the new Titanic

An Australian billionaire, Clive Palmer, will today announce he is going ahead with plans to build a full size replica of the Titanic.

View all 15 updates ›

Journalists gather for Titanic announcement

Journalists in New York for the Titanic announcement Credit: Mike Pearse

Clive Palmer announces go-ahead for Titanic 2 saying "I can pay for it. It will be built and history is being made. Other ships are like apartment blocks. This will be different."

More top news