Australian coach Darren Lehmann slams former England batsman Kevin Pietersen on Twitter as his Melbourne Stars fall to a heavy Big Bash semi-final loss.
Jihadism is on the move in Mali and it is "jumping" ethnicity, with consequences that could be felt around the world before too long.
Sure, Australia is gradually heading north — but we're also turning sideways, bobbing up and down, and entire cities are moving further apart. And we know all this thanks to black holes.
Advocates critical of child protection legislation drafted in South Australia in response to a royal commission claim it does not have a big enough focus on prevention.
Russia, Iran and Turkey present a united front at the conclusion of two days of Syrian peace talks in Kazakhstan, pledging support for the country's shaky ceasefire and a joint mechanism to ensure compliance.
Israel announces plans for 2,500 more settlement homes in the occupied West Bank, the second such declaration since US President Donald Trump took office signalling he would be less critical of such projects than his predecessor.