Teen charged in mum’s death found at McDonald’s after jail breakA 15-year-old boy charged with stabbing his mother to death has been recaptured after escaping from a youth jail in California.
British man held over violent assault near Bondi BeachA British man who had been in Australia for less than 24 hours has been charged over an alleged violent assault near Sydney’s Bondi Beach.
Sudan leader steps down – a day after taking power in military coupThe leader of Sudan’s transitional government is stepping down just a day after the country’s military seized power.
Jet Airways cancels all international flightsIndian airline Jet Airways has cancelled all its international flights stranding thousands of passengers around the world.
England rugby star defends ‘hell awaits gay people’ postEngland rugby bosses have said they will talk to Billy Vunipola after the player defended a social media post by Australian star Israel Folau in which he said “hell awaits” gay people.
Public to vote for name of planet in our solar systemAstronomers have invited the public to help decide the name of a planet in our solar system.
Indonesia struck by magnitude 6.8 earthquakeA magnitude 6.8 earthquake has struck near Indonesia’s Sulawesi island, which was hit by a devastating earthquake and tsunami in September.
Sudan army vows to hand over power after uprising and coupThe Sudanese army that removed the country’s president from power has said it has no intention of staying in control.
Kim Jong Un re-elected as North Korea’s leaderKim Jong Un has been re-elected as North Korea’s leader in a shakeup of the country’s ruling personnel.
Former Nissan boss Ghosn has detention extendedFormer Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn has had his detention extended as he awaits trial on financial misconduct charges.