President Barack Obama has addressed the slew of rape accusations against the comedian Bill Cosby, at a press conference held to defend the Iran nuclear deal.
Nick Miller Days after the MH17 crash, independent Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta seemed to have little doubt as to who was responsible.
Tom Allard Islamic State's campaign of terror has installed fear among the world's developed countries, but those in less advanced countries see climate change as the bigger threat to global security according to a new survey
Paul McGeough It remains to be seen if, with sanctions lifted, Iran's leaders are willing - or able - to chart a new course.
Ruth Pollard Arms control experts say the agreement — known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action — establishes an effective formula for blocking all pathways by which Iran could acquire material for nuclear weapons.
Paul McGeough It's had to believe that the diplomatic kabuki of the last few days was not an elaborate ritual to prepare varied fractious constituencies for an Iran nuclear deal that long has been inevitable.
Ruth Pollard Iran and six major powers have reached an agreement that places limits on Iran's nuclear program in return for lifting sanctions that have crippled its economy. What impact will it have?
Nick O'Malley Despite majorities leaders in Congress and Senate, Republicans are unlikely to get two-thirds of votes to override presidential veto.
Adam Cooper and Rania Spooner The family of an Australian mother and daughter trapped in Egypt amid an international custody dispute is urging the federal government to intervene for concerns their plight will be forgotten.
Josephine Tovey An Australian woman arrested and jailed in Abu Dhabi after posting an image to Facebook has been deported from the United Arab Emirates and is on her way home to Australia.