Khaled al-Assad was beheaded by Islamic State for protecting some of the world's most important artefacts - and now others are taking up his fight.
Jewel Topsfield and Karuni Rompies Thousands gather in Jakarta for the latest rally demanding the city's Chinese Christian governor be jailed for his alleged insult to the Koran.
Chris Cillizza The clip from the US news network is both stunning and depressing.
Lindsay Murdoch Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn has acceded to Thailand's throne to become the 10th monarch of the Chakri dynasty that was formed in 1782.
Nick Miller Lawyers for alleged corrupt company Unaoil argue that police should not be able to use material found in a raid on its Monaco office.
Jewel Topsfield and Amilia Rosa Bali murder suspect Sara Connor has insisted her British DJ boyfriend is not an aggressive person and said she can't believe what happened the night a Bali police officer died on Kuta beach.
Nick O'Malley Young people around the world are increasingly rejecting democratic institutions and becoming drawn towards authoritarianism, according to a new research paper.
Jewel Topsfield and Karuni Rompies An incendiary fake news report distributed via Australia has added fuel to Indonesian jitters ahead of another huge demonstration on Friday.
Eryk Bagshaw He was the clown who brought joy to the lives of children in a city that the United Nations has been warned is has begun a "slow-motion descent into hell."
Megan Levy One of the survivors of a plane crash in Colombia that killed 71 people, and all but wiped out a Brazilian soccer team, says he believes he is still alive because he adopted the brace position as the plane went down.
Riverina farmers have been thrown an unlikely lifeline over the controversial backpacker tax
It’s a rare occurrence but Mark Spencer has outdone his son, Jess, in the world of ski racing.