A tip-off from the Australian Federal Police led to a sting that nabbed two Indonesians who had smuggled Papuan reptiles to Australia in an international online wildlife trafficking operation.
Lindsay Murdoch A Cambodian orphanage director who crusaded for years against child sex abuse has been sentenced to three years jail for committing indecent acts on children in his care.
Jewel Topsfield and Karuni Rompies An Indonesian Air Force plane has crashed in East Java.
Nick O'Malley For Hillary Clinton, the South Carolina primary cannot come soon enough. For Republicans, the torment has no end in sight.
Lindsay Murdoch From detention at Villawood, a former bodyguard for Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has long claimed he committed murder on the orders of "important people". Now his story has abruptly changed.
Lindsay Murdoch Police have disrupted a major fake passport syndicate supplying travel documents to people wanting to reach Australia.
Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent, is literally marked on the forehead of observant Christians.
Jewel Topsfield A group of young Indonesians are jailed for their involvement with Islamic State, while an old face of radicalism pleads for leniency.
Philip Wen Hong Kong police fired "warning shots" in a bid to contain hundreds of surging rioters as Lunar New Year celebrations descended into a night of chaos.
Peter Hannam CSIRO scientists say deep staffing cuts facing key divisions constitute "a real crisis for all environmental science" in the organisation, amid mounting international criticism.