Despite the looming execution of Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan, the Australian government and their supporters are not giving up hope.
Sydney (AFP) - Close to 700 koalas have been killed off by authorities in southeastern Australia because overpopulation led to the animals starving, a state minister confirmed Wednesday.
Bali Nine ringleaders Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan have arrived on the Indonesian prison island where they are scheduled to be executed.
Moscow (AFP) - Thousands of mourners turned out to pay a last homage to slain Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, gunned down near the Kremlin in the most stunning assassination to take place during Vladimir Putin's rule.
The US State Department has praised Australia during a Washington DC press conference, describing its ally as a strong partner in the fight against IS.
Dublin (AFP) - One plane was diverted and another delayed to avoid two Russian bombers that flew through Irish-controlled airspace without warning in February, the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) said on Tuesday.
Mexico City (AFP) - Some of Mexico's notorious criminals are complaining about "inhuman" conditions at a maximum-security prison, claiming they find worm in their food and deal with dirty mattresses in the room for conjugal visits.
Havana (AFP) - Colombia's leftist FARC guerrillas said Tuesday they will not sign any peace deal that allows their members to be tried and jailed.
A short circuit has stopped the Curiosity rover's robotic arm from working on Mars, with NASA engineers trying to diagnose the problem.
Rio de Janeiro (AFP) - A Brazilian appeals court confirmed Tuesday the removal of a judge from an insider dealing case against Eike Batista, setting the stage for a likely retrial.
The High Court has found two Sydney radio presenters broke the law in a prank call to a London hospital when they posed as the Queen and Prince Charles.