The ABC travels to Taji training camp in Iraq to meet Australian soldiers and the locals they are training ahead of a major assault on the Islamic State stronghold of Mosul.
A leading lawyer specialising in miscarriages of justice casts doubt on the conviction in an historic Brisbane murder case, almost 70 years after an accountant was sent to jail for killing his typist.
Multiple Olympic champion and Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins comes under fire for TUE approval for powerful asthma drug.
Pakistan-born actor Marc Anwar is sacked "with immediate effect" from Britain's most popular television soap after making insulting remarks about Indians on social media.
The world's biggest radio telescope begins operating in south-western China as part of a project Beijing says will help humanity search for alien life.
The United States calls Russia's action in Syria "barbarism" not counter-terrorism, while Moscow's UN envoy says ending the war "is almost an impossible task now" as Syrian Government forces, backed by Moscow, bombed the city of Aleppo.