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Helen Womack 2:04 PM Russia’s beleaguered opposition queued with flowers in the frost to pay their respects to slain liberal politician Boris Nemtsov.
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Dean Nelson 2:02 PM Indhuja Pillai, a 24-year-old who works at a Bangalore technology site, has been hailed as a symbol of hope after her quirky matrimonial advertisement rejected expected stereotypes and staked her claim to a life of adventure on her own terms.
Michael Schmidt 2:00 PM David Petraeus will plead guilty to one count of unauthorised removal and retention of classified material, which carries a maximum penalty of one year in prison.
MICHAEL BACHELARD 2:00 PM A few weeks before the devastating news that his clemency bid had been rejected by the Indonesian president, Myuran Sukumaran made contact with this reporter through back channels with a request: could Fairfax Media please stop using a particular photograph of him and fellow death row convict Andrew Chan.
1:51 PM The Bali nine prisoners Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran have begun their journey from Kerobokan prison to Nusakambangan Island where they are set to be executed by firing squad.
Tom Allard, Jewel Topsfield 1:30 PM Indonesian police and military have arrived at Kerobokan prison to being the transfer of Bali nine duo Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran to Nusakmbangan island, the place were they are to be executed by firing squad.
Peter Vincent 1:28 PM Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi has appealed to metal-loving Indonesian president Joko Widodo to spare the lives of the two Australians on death row.
David Malingha Doya 12:58 PM Kenya's president Uhuru Kenyatta has set a three-metre-high pile of elephant tusks and horns on fire at Nairobi National Park in an effort to deter elephant poachers.
Josephine Tovey 12:34 PM There are more major American companies run by men named John than there are companies run by women in the United States. Women in Australia are similarly under-represented in areas of public life.
Henry Meyer 11:54 AM Russia's liberal opposition is in despair after the slaying of opposition figure Boris Nemtsov. While the murder elicited deep suspicions of the Kremlin, rank-and-file activists say the Russian president Vladimir Putin looks stronger than ever.
11:41 AM As Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran are transferred to Nusakambangan, the other seven members of the Bali nine group are also in Indonesia, most serving life sentences.
11:39 AM The first of around 500 relatives of those killed in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine have visited the wreckage at a Dutch airbase.
Nick O'Malley 10:48 AM Benjamin Netanyahu used his controversial address to Congress to paint a dystopian vision of an Iran acting as a nuclear-armed ISIL terrorizing the world should President Barack Obama continue to pursue negotiations with the regime.
Steve Holland and Amanda Becker 10:35 AM Democrats scrambled on Tuesday to contain the fallout for Hillary Clinton, their favored 2016 presidential candidate, after allegations she inappropriately used her personal email for work while secretary of state.
Michael Holden 8:12 AM London: Britain's Queen Elizabeth has stripped veteran entertainer Rolf Harris of an honour she bestowed on him in 2006, basing the move on his conviction for child sex crimes last year, an official notice on Tuesday revealed.
Donna St George 7:56 AM Danielle and Alexander Meitiv say they will not be deterred by a ruling they were neglectful in letting their children walk home from a park alone.
MELISSA EDDY 7:42 AM The European Union will fail to meet an ambitious goal of significantly reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 unless it takes more aggressive measures to limit the use of fossil fuels and adopts new environmental policies, according to a new report.
Antonio De la Jara and Rosalba O'Brien 6:51 AM Santiago: A volcano in southern Chile has begun erupting, forcing the evacuation of some 3385 people in nearby villages.
Trudy Rubin 6:47 AM A Ukrainian air force pilot who has been on hunger strike in a Russian jail for 81 days after she says she was kidnapped and taken to the country may 'die within days'.
Chris Meyers 6:43 AM 'I carry tourists every week, even though the only thing we have to offer is cats,' a ferry captain said.
Tom Allard and Jewel Topsfield 6:40 AM Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran will be transferred to the execution island of Nusakambangan on Wednesday, it has been announced.