It's dawn on the English Channel and Chloe McCardel is swimming along a glittering, swelling path towards the sun, and a new Australian record.
Lindsay Murdoch The coronation of Thailand's Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn will be delayed more than a year as Thais mourn the death of their long-reigning king, Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Kelsey Munro As China grows more powerful, Beijing expects Taiwan will have no choice but to return to the motherland. But the Taiwanese have other ideas.
Nick Toscano Several employees from casino giant Crown are believed to have been arrested and detained in China by local authorities.
Lindsay Murdoch A 96-year-old retired military officer and former prime minister has been named Thailand's temporary Regent.
Lindsay Murdoch Australians have been told to "dress and behave" appropriately in Thailand and to expect disruptions at entertainment and tourist venues after the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Lindsay Murdoch The International Criminal Court has bluntly warned Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte that he could face prosecution over extrajudicial killings.
Jacqueline Maley It is unclear what physiotherapist and humanitarian Alberto Cairo expected when, as a young man, he began working for a fancy Italian law firm.
Nick Miller As old, stolen bodies return to Australia, Britain is being repaid in virtual reality.
Philip Wen It has been a perennial paradox, a despondent exercise in national soul-searching for long-suffering Chinese soccer fans.