09:03 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
Libya's prime minister Ali Zeidan has been ousted by MPs after a tanker carrying rebel oil broke through a naval blockade.
08:49 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
Defence Minister David Johnston says Canberra would welcome armed forces from the UK utilising Australian facilities much like the US is doing in Darwin.
08:26 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
Socialist Michelle Bachelet has been sworn as president of Chile at a solemn ceremony in the Congress that was charged with symbolism.
07:50 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
Dianne Feinstein, the chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, accused the CIA of seeking to "intimidate" politicians from holding it accountable.
07:00 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
A young woman claims she was entertained in the cockpit for an entire flight back in 2011 by the co-pilot who was on board the Malaysian Airlines plane that went missing on Saturday.
06:00 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
Malaysian police say one of the people flying on the missing plane was an Iranian asylum seeker trying to get to Germany.
06:00 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
Sydney woman Leeza Ormsby remains uncharged and locked up in a Bali police cell, one month after being arrested at the scene of a drug raid.
05:44 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
A US congressional committee is looking into why GM was slow to act over a problem with the company's cars that have been linked to 13 deaths.
05:25 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
UK union leader Bob Crow had died at the age of 52 after apparently suffering a heart attack at his home in east London.
05:17 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
Russians Oleg Kotov and Sergei Ryazansky and NASA astronaut Mike Hopkins have touched down in their Soyuz capsule in Kazakhstan after months in space.
04:22 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
The Bali Nine's Renae Lawrence has been allowed to transfer jails, after an alleged plot to kill two prison guards was uncovered last year.
04:12 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
A pathologist's evidence is the latest in a chain of witness testimony that appears to call Oscar Pistorius's account of the night his girlfriend died.
03:43 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
The Crimea has voted for independence from Ukraine, while pro-Kremlin militants seized control of air traffic control at its main international airport.
03:05 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
On the fourth day of a multinational search at sea and on land, relatives of those aboard Malaysia Airlines MH370 say hope is fading.
02:48 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
An alleged people smuggling mastermind wanted to face charges in Australia will appeal a decision to extradite him from Jakarta.
00:55 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
A former Croatian prime minister has been convicted of embezzling $15.5 million while in office.
00:44 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
A pathologist who contradicted Oscar Pistorius' version of the night Reeva Steenkamp died has come under heavy defence questioning.
00:43 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
Ousted Ukraine president Viktor Yanukovych says the West is ignoring the "fascist" actions of his successors.
00:21 NZDT Wed Mar 12 2014
Syria has dramatically revised down the number of prisoners it says were exchanged for the release of a group of kidnapped nuns.
23:51 NZDT Tue Mar 11 2014
The parliament in the Ukrainian region of Crimea have voted to secede from the country and rejoin Russia.