Prince Harry will spend four weeks in April and May seconded to the Australian army, before quitting the military altogether, the royal family has announced.
Peter Hannam Cyclone Pam’s impact may not be restricted to devastating the island nation of Vanuatu – it may also have boosted the likelihood of an El Nino event for later this year, the Bureau of Meteorology said.
Daniel Flitton East Timor's independence hero Xanana Gusmao has revealed he knew Australia was secretly spying in the tiny nation years before hauling Canberra before the international court for espionage.
Su-Lin Tan Malaysian aviation is back in the news, this time for introducing a new airline, "flymojo".
Eryk Bagshaw The staggering scale of destruction on Vanuatu's 65 islands has become more apparent as emergency crews struggle to get resources to the Pacific nation.
Jewel Topsfield The Indonesian Supreme Court has agreed to review the case of a Filipino drug courier scheduled to be shot at the same time as the Bali nine duo, potentially delaying the executions for months.
Ruth Pollard Anger and a sense of betrayal remains in Israel's frontier communities after last year's conflict with the Hamas-run Gaza Strip.
Peter Hannam Last month capped 30 years in which average monthly temperatures worldwide have been warmer than the average for the 20th century.
Michael Bachelard Islamic State has begun to use the death of young Australian Jake Bilardi as propaganda, to shame boys from Muslim families into coming to fight in Syria and Iraq.
Josephine Tovey While the catastrophic language Republicans use to describe Democratic president Barack Obama and his policies may no longer surprise the American public, it still has the power to shock very small children.