Indonesia police seems unaware of an assurance received by Australia that a permanent resident charged with murdering her friend with cyanide-laced coffee will not face the death penalty if found guilty.
Megan Levy As Australian backpacker Rye Hunt prepared to jet/set off an adventure around the world last month, he posted online a smiling photograph of himself alongside an excited message to his family and friends.
Three US women are being hailed as heroes after they stopped a rape by warning a woman sitting nearby in a restaurant that her date had put a suspicious powder in her drink.
Peter Hannam Research reveals more than one-third of the coral reefs of the central and northern regions of the Great Barrier Reef died in the bleaching event earlier this year
Megan Levy At least two Australians have been injured in a speedboat crash that killed two other tourists near the popular holiday island of Koh Samui in Thailand, officials say.
Jewel Topsfield Indonesia's harsh new punishments for child sex offenders - including the death penalty and chemical castration - represent something of a pyrrhic victory for women's advocates in Jakarta.
Travis M. Andrews US Air Force Master Sergeant Melvin Rector long carried Britain in his heart after he helped defend it during World War II, but 70 years passed without him stepping foot in the country.
Nicole Perlroth and Michael Corkery It would be the first known case of a nation using digital attacks to boost its coffers.
Daniella Miletic The husband of a Melbourne woman who died in his arms on Mount Everest has vowed to bring home the body of his beloved wife.
Peter Hannam The Turnbull government intervened to excise references to Australia in a United Nations report on the risk of climate change to sites including the Great Barrier Reef in a move dubbed by one of the report's reviewer as "disgusting".
The Australian Bureau of Statistics is appealing for 2016 paid Census Field Officers
The Batemans Bay Tigers played out a thrilling 32 all draw with Bombala at Mackay Park.
From April Fool's Day pranks to marriage proposals, theses are the signs that made us look twice.