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Brazil indigenous groups clash with police in Brasilia

April 26, 2017 - 5:41am
They were protesting against the encroachment of their ancestral lands by farmers and loggers.
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North Korea tensions: US installs missile defence system in S Korea

April 26, 2017 - 5:18am
The move sparks protests and is opposed by China which says it could upset regional security.
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Hong Kong disqualified activists charged with illegal assembly

April 26, 2017 - 5:12am
The two were charged with illegal assembly for trying to push their way into a council meeting.
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China launches aircraft carrier, boosting military presence

April 26, 2017 - 4:29am
The launch of China's second aircraft carrier comes as tensions rise on the Korean peninsula.
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Naked selfie-detecting app Gallery Guardian tested

April 26, 2017 - 4:08am
Gallery Guardian is designed to protect children from explicit images, but does not spot every snap.
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Facebook horror

April 26, 2017 - 3:50am
It comes after a Thai man broadcast the murder of his 11-month daughter on Facebook Live.
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French mayor fined for 'too many Muslim children' comment

April 26, 2017 - 3:02am
Controversial Beziers Mayor Robert Menard said schools in his town had too many Muslims.
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India censors allow 'lady oriented' film

April 26, 2017 - 1:41am
The appeals board gives the film an adult certification after seeking some cuts.
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Anzac Day wet T-shirt contest cancelled by Australian bar

April 26, 2017 - 12:28am
A bar faced backlash after planning the event on one of Australia's most sombre national occasions.
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Trump backs down on border wall funding

April 26, 2017 - 12:12am
If cash for a wall is left out of the budget bill, a government shutdown can be averted this week.
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Clothing firm Nordstrom castigated for $425 mud-coated jeans

April 25, 2017 - 10:47pm
Critics say the garments are worn by "rich liberals pretending to know what hard work feels like".
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La La Land Day is declared in Los Angeles

April 25, 2017 - 10:02pm
The Mayor of Los Angeles has declared a special day to celebrate the Oscar-winning film.
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Pope Francis TED talk says powerful leaders must be humble

April 25, 2017 - 9:32pm
Francis uses his address to the influential media group to warn that power can lead to ruin.
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Trump immigration court defeat is 'bananas', says White House

April 25, 2017 - 8:57pm
The judge cited the president's own words calling the order "a weapon" against local governments.
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Down but never out

April 25, 2017 - 8:06pm
South Africa is in for a rough ride as the ruling ANC prepares to choose President Jacob Zuma's successor.
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Blooming marvellous!

April 25, 2017 - 7:58pm
Following years of drought, California's deserts have erupted with a "super bloom" of wildflowers visible even from space.
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Kim Jong-un's ski resort

April 25, 2017 - 7:51pm
They're optimistic of success ahead of next year's Winter Olympics.
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Brazil footballer Bruno Fernandes to return to jail over murder

April 25, 2017 - 7:31pm
Bruno Fernandes, jailed for the 2010 murder of his ex-girlfriend, was freed on parole in February.
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Unearthing the past

April 25, 2017 - 5:34pm
In March 1974, Chinese farmers unearthed the greatest archaeological find of the century, the Terracotta Army. Archaeologist Li Xiuzhen has worked on the site since the 1980s.
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Last male northern white rhino joins Tinder to raise money

April 25, 2017 - 5:33pm
This is part of fundraising efforts by conservationists to save the near extinct species.
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.