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.
According to the world's second-richest man we should only be working three days a week.
Former army strongman Prabowo Subianto claims to have ‘‘withdrawn’’ from the presidential race on the day it was to be announced that he had lost.
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.
The first hard evidence of missile damage on MH17 has been identified.
Back-to-back disasters leaving six pilots and 21 flight attendants dead has had a devastating impact on Malaysia Airlines staff.
An Australian C-17 military plane is in the air on its way to the Netherlands in preparation to start returning the bodies of Australian victims of the MH17 crash.