The Australian government faces an extradition dilemma over a police commando at the centre of a sensational murder case.
Two US rock climbers, one of whom once pushed an Islamist terrorist over a cliff, are expected to finish climbing one of the hardest and steepest walls in the world within the coming days
The man who allegedly bludgeoned his girlfriend's mother to death with a fruit bowl in a Bali hotel and then stuffed her body into a suitcase has been indicted for premeditated murder.
What do you give the Queen who has everything? A miniature Game of Thrones throne, of course.
A jury at a coroner's inquest ruled on Wednesday that Montanta police officer Grant Morrison, who shot and killed an unarmed man during a traffic stop, was justified.
An aquarium has come to the aid of one its fish to save it from being bullied because of its disability.
Bali Nine member Andrew Chan has one last chance in his bid for a reprieve from the firing squad, according to the Indonesian Attorney-General's office.
The father of glamorous Mongolian fashion model Altantuya Shaaribuu says the motive for her gruesome murder in Kuala Lumpur amid allegations of high-level bribery remains a mystery despite Malaysia’s highest court upholding death sentences for two policemen.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel may be one of the most powerful people on the planet but that hasn't stopped an ultra-Orthodox Jewish newspaper editing her out of a picture.
Australia's migratory shorebirds are being threatened by the rapid decline of key feeding grounds in north-east Asia, according to Australian researchers.
A collection of some of the best photos that graced the weekly regional gallery throughout 2014.