Thousands of people crammed into boats and army trucks have fled their homes in Serbia and Bosnia after record rainfall turned the Sava River into a deadly torrent and caused the worst floods in more than a century.
Former army strongman Prabowo Subianto claims to have ‘‘withdrawn’’ from the presidential race on the day it was to be announced that he had lost.
Member of OSCE team of international observers has said it appears that part of the MH17 wreckage has been cut in to.
The first hard evidence of missile damage on MH17 has been identified.
Last month was a scorcher for global temperatures, with warmth over land and sea breaking records for June while sea-surface temperatures posted their largest departure from long-term averages for any month.
According to the world's second-richest man we should only be working three days a week.
As the north-eastern city of Kharkiv got on with its business on a dank morning, expectant pockets of foreigners gathered in the forecourt of the city's imposing railing station.
A heartbroken Dutch father who lost his only daughter on MH17 has written on open letter to Vladimir Putin, telling the Russian President that he has ruined his life.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has suggested he would like to see a multinational force deployed to the Ukraine, including Australians, to secure the crash site of downed Malaysian Airlines’ flight MH17.
Since the UN headquarters was constructed after World War II it has often been not much more than a shrine to good intentions. Not on Monday.