An Australian teacher charged over the alleged sex abuse of four Filipino children has been found hanged inside a jail on the Philippine island of Cebu.
Deputy sheriffs in southern California are under investigation after a TV news helicopter caught them on video kicking and beating a suspect who was fleeing on horseback.
Paul McGeough Who wanted Alberto Nisman gone? The blaze of publicity around his death has cast light into many dark corners.
Nick O’Malley Some states in America have moratoria the death penalty partly because it triggers an endless cycle of court proceedings.
Nick Miller Australian Lynton Crosby's network of offshore interests are creating great interest in the UK at a time when tax talk is very much in the spotlight. Nick Miller reports.
Lindsay Murdoch A car bomb has exploded at a shopping mall on the popular resort island of Samui, injuring about seven people on the eve of Thailand’s new year holidays.
Paul McGeough The speed and power of Saudi Arabia's intervention in Yemen reveals the ugly truth about their political priorities.
Philip Wen China has for the first time outlined details about its extensive land reclamation in the South China Sea, in an apparent retaliation to heightened criticism of its infrastructure works.
Nick Miller London: Royal officials and a team of royal obstetricians are ready to swing into action if the new royal baby “arrives tomorrow” – but the birth isn’t expected until later this month at the same hospital where Prince George was born, palace sources say.
Jewel Topsfield Lawyers for the Bali nine pair have denied a challenge filed in the Constitutional Court on Thursday is a tactic to delay the executions of Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan.