Manila (AFP) - FIFA will give a special $1 million grant to help rebuild football facilities damaged in the Philippines' deadliest typhoon, the national football association said on Friday.
Sydney (AFP) - Australian communications minister Malcolm Turnbull on Friday said he believed there was "a reasonable prospect" of the country changing its laws to allow same-sex couples to marry.
Wellington (AFP) - New Zealand thrashed the hapless West Indies by an innings and 73 runs in the second Test which ended on the third day in Wellington on Friday.
The second day of Nelson Mandela's lying in state belonged to ordinary South Africans who paid their respects without the hoopla of VIPs and politicians.
(Reuters) - German banking regulator Bafin has demanded documents from Deutsche Bank
Nigella Lawson's ex-PA says she saw signs of cocaine use, including a packet in a loo, and banknotes and credit cards with white powder on them.
Despite legislation aimed at protecting mums and pregnant women against discrimination, many feel shoved aside in the workforce, a survey shows.
Prince Harry and the Walking with the Wounded expedition, including two Australians, are nearing the end of their gruelling 321.8km trek across Antarctica.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Boeing Co
A newlywed pushed her husband to his death off a cliff in Glacier National Park, Montana just eight days after their wedding.
By Emmanuel Braun
BANGUI (Reuters) - As the base for French forces in Central African Republic, Bangui airport is one of the safest places in town. It is now also home to around 30,000 ...
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