China appears poised to expel nearly two dozen foreign journalists at The New York Times and Bloomberg.
The star of Long Walk to Freedom never met Nelson Mandela, but he was changed by him all the same.
Jake White has paid tribute to Nelson Mandela.
In the years after Nelson Mandela's release from prison, Australian journalist Neil McMahon observed the Mandela phenomenon up close as a foreign correspondent. Here, memories of the man, the myth - and the powerful moments that marked his journey from prisoner to president.
Former South African president Nelson Mandela has died, president Jacob Zuma has announced.
East Timor’s government will not be deterred in pressing its case to scrap an oil treaty worth billions of dollars over claims of spying by Australia, an international negotiator says.
Pope Francis has set up a committee to fight child sex abuse in the Catholic Church and give pastoral care to victims, following a recommendation from a council of cardinals he has asked to advise him.
Nigella Lawson has told a court she would rather be "honest and ashamed" than "bullied with lies" after revealing details of her past drug use.
At first, she was only known as CJ, with the Twitter name of @ScanCouver - a woman who lives in Vancouver in the state of Washington, US and who tweets about local news and traffic incidents. But on Thursday, what began as a routine series of tweets by Caran Johnson about a two-vehicle crash on a local motorway turned into a heartbreaking personal journey that unfolded on social media, as she began to suspect one of the people involved in the accident was her husband, Craig.
At 400,000 Years, oldest human DNA yet found raises new mysteries.