The ongoing dispute between Australia and East Timor over maritime boundaries could be resolved in a landmark case that begins in the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague on Monday.
At least 15 civilians are killed in a barrel bomb attack on a rebel-held district of Syria's Aleppo city, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor says.
Singapore reports its first locally-transmitted case of the Zika virus, with three other suspect infections pending confirmation.
The brother-in-law of one of the jihadists who attacked French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo last year faces terrorism charges for allegedly trying to join Islamic State in Syria.
New bulk billing figures showing an increase in GP visits fully paid for by Medicare prove Labor's campaign against the Government has no basis, Health Minister Sussan Ley says.
After an electoral wipe out that could leave them with only three seats, the Northern Territory's Country Liberals Party will look to the past for inspiration to turn their fortunes around.