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Ros Atkins on… India’s climate challenge

Ros Atkins look at how India is trying to balance banishing poverty with meeting its climate commitments. More on the climate summit The COP26 global…

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Sunao Tsuboi: Campaigning Hiroshima survivor dies aged 96

Sunao Tsuboi met Barack Obama on his historic visit to the site of the world’s first nuclear attack.

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Josh Cavallo: 'I'm a footballer and I'm gay,' says Australian player

The Adelaide United footballer has become the only current top-flight male professional to do so.

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Hong Kong passes new film censorship law

Councillor Luk Chung-hung claimed it was political films that hindered creativity, not the proposed censorship law. Another councillor, Priscilla Leung, who is also a law…

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Covid: Australia to end ban on citizens leaving country

For the first time in 19 months, Australians will not need an exemption to travel overseas.

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Malkhan Singh: The surrender of India's bandit king

Forty years ago, a photographer spent a week following India’s dreaded “bandit king” Malkhan Singh.

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Japan’s Princess Mako: The woman who gave up royal status to marry

The former princess, who is now known as Mako Komuro, is the first child of the current emperor’s younger brother, Prince Akishino, and his wife,…

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US revokes licence of top Chinese telecoms company

Washington has banned China Telecom from operating in America, citing “national security concerns”.

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Can Lego help save Singapore’s coral reefs?

Singapore is home to a third of the world’s diversity of coral species – a staggering amount for a tiny country. Coral reefs protect the…

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Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong convicted and fined on drug charges

He had taken propofol, a sedative used in anaesthesia, dozens of times in recent years.

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