Weather agencies including Australia's must step up cooperation to close a "widening gap in capacity" with developing nations, with the urgency of action increasing as the planet heats up, David Grimes, president of the World Meteorological Organization, says.
Georgina Mitchell North Korea has warned Australia it is "suicidal" to conduct military drills with the United States, as a handful of Australian troops began an annual war game with the US and South Korea on Monday.
Rachel Browne Tributes have been pouring in for "funny and cheeky" Julian Cadman, the Sydney school boy killed in the Barcelona attack.
Lindsay Murdoch Bangkok: Philippine police claimed it was an encounter with a drug suspect in a dark alley.
Nick Miller Julian Cadman is believed to have been killed on Las Ramblas in the terror attack that also seriously injured his mother - though there has not yet been any family or official confirmation of his death.
Nick Miller Seven year-old Australian boy Julian Cadman was killed in the Barcelona terror attack, his family and Spanish officials have confirmed.
Kirsty Needham The Chinese government has officially put the brakes on Chinese companies pouring big money into overseas property development, issuing rules likely to have a significant impact in Australia.
Nick Miller Hopes are fading for missing seven-year-old Australian boy Julian Cadman as Spanish authorities revealed they were not searching for any missing children.
Lindsay Murdoch The hero of East Timor's independence, Xanana Gusmao, will continue to lead his country's sensitive negotiations over maritime boundaries with Australia.
Amrit Dhillon India's laws on dowry and domestic violence are meant as a shield to protect women against mistreatment and violent husbands, but they have increasingly been used as a weapon.
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