Malaysian authorities say they have foiled a plot by Islamic extremists to detonate a series of bombs across the capital Kuala Lumpur ahead of a summit of South-East Asian leaders.
Annie Gowen Helicopter teams began evacuating critically injured climbers at Mount Everest's base camp on Sunday morning, but the effort came to an abrupt halt when a significant new aftershock triggered more avalanches and fears of additional casualties at the world's highest peak.
Nick Miller The head of the elite counter-terrorism unit that broke a January terrorist siege in Paris has asked Australian prime minister Tony Abbott to put him in touch with the team that faced a similar challenge in Sydney the month before.
Megan Levy Terrifying footage has emerged reportedly of the moment an earthquake-triggered avalanche hit Everest base camp, sending panicked climbers running for their lives.
Georgina Mitchell, Rachel Browne Dozens of Australians have been listed as missing in Nepal following the earthquake which has claimed more than 1800 lives.
Jewel Topsfield Myuran Sukumaran has painted what could be his last self portrait: a torso with a palm-sized black hole over the heart dripping with blood.
Tom Allard Former lawyer for Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran claims he negotiated a 1 billion rupiah bribe for judges to give the Bali nine duo a prison term. Then they asked for more money, and it fell apart.
Jewel Topsfield The Bali nine organisers and seven others on death row in Indonesia who have been told the date when they will face the firing squad.
Peter Munro Fragile buildings still pose a threat in Kathmandu as aftershocks continue.
Angela Macdonald-Smith Fairfax Media journalist Angela Macdonald-Smith was visiting Nepal when a 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck near the capital, Kathmandu on Saturday, here she reflects on what she experienced.
Taree Anzac Day Parade and Ceremony. Lest we forget.
Your news snapshot from around the Mid-North Coast, regional Australia and further afield.
THOUSANDS took part in Taree's Anzac Day service this morning.
Anzac Day parade & ceremony at Old Bar
GNaTPAK Mountain Bike racing
Commemorations for the cenetenary of Anzac Day took place up and down the Mid-North Coast on Saturday.
Thousands gathered at the Taree memorial for a 4:45am dawn service which had a special dedication to those ...