College of Surgeons tries to overhaul its reputation for being an "Anglo-Saxon boys club" where sex can be traded for training.
Protected by the heaviest security ever seen on his trips, Pope Francis preached reconciliation in the divided Central African Republic, a nation racked by bloodshed between Muslims and Christians.
Barack Obama laid a single rose at a memorial for the victims of the Paris attacks during a surprise nighttime visit.
"Girls gone wild" bathroom trashing video wouldn't have caused the same stir if it was men, experts say.
Israeli West Bank wine producer says labelling the origin of his wines under new rules won't hurt sales.
Activists around the world march in climate change rallies ahead of Paris summit.
Israel calls new EU rules on product labelling 'discriminatory' and suspends contact over peace negotiations.
Police seek to identify bodies found in van after reports men drove through Mexican drug cartel area.
Governance advisory firm says top executives were able to hit key performance hurdles because of the way the bank wrote off software spending.
If the Paris climate change talks are a success, Christiana Figueres deserves most of the credit.
"It's like standing next to a bin full of three-day old prawns", says a local official.
Neighbours say they heard shouting before a man fell to his death from a Sydney apartment window.
"If he were a kamikaze with a gun or a bomb, he'd have blown up the Colosseum by now."
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Turkey signs agreement with European leaders to help stem the flow of migrants to Europe.
A cable caught in a street sweeper is being blamed for a bizarre incident that seemed to make three vehicles levitate.
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A pair of friends heard the baby's muffled cries coming from a hole under a Los Angeles path.
Adorable photos of the newest addition to the royal family, taken by the Duchess of Cambridge.
Tear gas fired at climate change demonstrators amid crackdown on public demonstrations, ahead of international talks.
Despite being slapped with sanctions, Turkey attempts a goodwill gesture after shooting down Russian jet.
More than 20,000 Queensland homes lost power during dangerous thunderstorms.
Senior Thai official promises to investigate Kiwi couple's embryo swap at hospital.
Isis' terror is on course to get a lot less serious thanks to 4chan users.
An 18-month-old boy was left blind in one eye when an out-of-control drone hit him in the face.
Shane Warne defends his personal foundation after a report it sought to block release of records by charity regulator.
Gunman suspected of killing three people at US clinic reportedly cites "no more baby parts" as reason for his actions.
New Zealand expresses "deep disappointment" in Japan's Antarctic exploits but little will be done to stand in their way.
Proving kiwis can fly is a freefall away for professional skydiver Chris Stewart.