The rougue trader whose fraudulent deals broke the city's oldest, and arguably most prestigious, merchant bank, Barings, calls for more bank prosecutions.
Denpasar (Indonesia) (AFP) - Two Australian drug smugglers on death row in Indonesia left their prison on the resort island of Bali Wednesday to be transferred to an island where they will be put to death.
A vehicle believed to be carrying Bali Nine ringleaders Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan has left Kerobokan prison.
Paris (AFP) - President Francois Holland will make the first ever visit by a French head of state to Cuba in May in the latest sign of a thaw between the isolated communist nation and Europe and the United States.
A New Zealand man will find out later this month if he will be jailed in Myanmar for using an image of Buddha to promote a bar in the nation's capital.
As two of the Bali Nine face execution in Indonesia, the other seven are still in jail.
Ljubljana (AFP) - Slovenia's parliament voted Tuesday to legalise same-sex marriages and grant such unions equal rights to those of heterosexual couples.
Santiago (AFP) - Chilean President Michelle Bachelet's popularity has plunged to the lowest level of her current administration, a poll found Tuesday after a scandal erupted over a loan to her son's family.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says he still hopes two Australians on death row in Indonesia can be saved as their execution nears.
Nine Australians arrested at Denpasar airportApril 17, 2005
Former American military commander and CIA chief David Petraeus will plead guilty to illegally providing classified secrets to his mistress, a dramatic fall from grace for a general once lauded as a war hero.