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Sujith Wilson: Indian toddler stuck in borewell dies

October 29, 2019 - 1:58am
Two-year-old Sujith fell into the well on Friday and was found dead despite a major rescue effort.
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Sadako Ogata: First female UN refugee chief dies at 92

October 29, 2019 - 1:17am
Sadako Ogata had to deal with "constant humanitarian crises" during her time in charge of UNHCR.
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Queensland shark attack: Two British men injured at tourist spot

October 29, 2019 - 1:05am
The tourists suffer serious leg wounds in the attack at a popular holiday spot in Queensland.
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'Game changing' tuberculosis vaccine a step closer

October 29, 2019 - 12:45am
TB is one of the top 10 causes of death worldwide and kills 1.5 million people each year.
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Hong Kong's leader issues fresh recession warning

October 29, 2019 - 12:19am
Ms Lam says the economy is likely to have contracted as long-running protests continue.
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Indian grandpa cooks his way to YouTube glory

October 28, 2019 - 11:54pm
The 60-year-old rose to social media fame because of his unusual cooking videos.
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Picture power: Masked protest on the streets

October 28, 2019 - 8:11pm
Photographer Lauren Crothers talks about her portraits of protesters on the streets of Hong Kong.
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Boston College student's girlfriend charged over his suicide

October 28, 2019 - 5:58pm
Inyoung You is accused of being abusive towards Alexander Urtula, who died on his graduation day.
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Chinese minor, 13, receives three year penalty for murder

October 28, 2019 - 12:01pm
But the boy is below the age of criminal responsibility in China, meaning he will not face charges.
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Kazakhstan toddler death: Briton arrested in Almaty

October 28, 2019 - 9:00am
Local media report the man is suspected of beating an 18-month-old girl to death last Thursday.
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Rachelle Bergeron: Arrests after lawyer's murder shocks tiny island

October 28, 2019 - 4:22am
Rachelle Bergeron was acting attorney general of Yap when she was shot dead on the street.
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HSBC warns of 'challenging' outlook as profit falls

October 28, 2019 - 1:15am
Europe's largest bank said performance was "not acceptable" in some parts of its business.
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Man due in UK court over Vietnamese lorry deaths

October 28, 2019 - 12:30am
Maurice Robinson to appear at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court charged with 39 counts of manslaughter.
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Rescuers try to save two-year-old boy stuck in well

October 27, 2019 - 10:48pm
Two-year old Sujith fell into the abandoned well on Friday and rescuers are racing against time.
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Singapore: The artist cutting off the head of a British colonialist

October 27, 2019 - 8:22pm
One Singaporean artist is questioning his country's admiration for Sir Stamford Raffles.
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Essex lorry deaths: Agony builds for Vietnamese families

October 27, 2019 - 6:43pm
In rural Vietnam, families of those feared dead in Essex reflect on the cost of the tragedy.
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Family joins Cambodia search for British backpacker Amelia Bambridge

October 27, 2019 - 11:40am
Gap year student Amelia Bambridge (left) was last seen in the resort of Koh Rong on Wednesday.
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Essex lorry deaths: Anguish in Vietnam for families of missing

October 27, 2019 - 12:59am
Services for missing relatives, including a 19-year-old woman, are held after 39 bodies were found.
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Jokowi and Subianto: Why Indonesia's leader went from scorn to selfies

October 26, 2019 - 10:10pm
When Indonesia's president put his former rival in government many were left confused and concerned.
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Ivan Milat: Australia's 'backpacker killer' and unanswered questions

October 26, 2019 - 7:01pm
Ivan Milat was convicted of murdering seven people, but some suspect he committed other crimes.
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