In Australia, transgenders are typically on the fringes of mainstream society. In Tonga, they sit close to the king – or wait on his table.
Jewel Topsfield and Amilia Rosa Eight Bali police officers and the Kuta police chief are being questioned over allegations Australians were pistol-whipped and tasered after a bucks' night went horribly wrong.
Jewel Topsfield and Kate Aubusson Australian Ron Schneider has reportedly been killed in a surfing accident in the Mentawai islands in Indonesia.
Ruth Pollard Islamic State is persecuting Africans, Pakistanis and Bangladeshis, refugees say, as 50 people died and 3000 were saved in the latest rescue operation in the Med.
Lindsay Murdoch Planned speech in Kuala Lumpur to international conference on fighting corruption cancelled.
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Jewel Topsfield and Kate Aubusson Australian Ron Schneider has reportedly been killed in a surfing accident in the Mentawi islands in Indonesia.
Nick Miller Dutch Safety Board will tell families the result of their report first - but cannot help overseas relatives travel to the meeting.
Sourpuss neighbour puts the squeeze on the drink stand Jerry Seinfeld and his family had set up for charity.
Lindsay Murdoch Investigations into the Bangkok bombing earlier this month have swung to more than 20 Turkish nationals who entered Thailand in the 15 days before the attack.