China has blamed Japan for current tensions in the East China Sea saying there's no room for compromise over disputed islands.
Russia's defence ministry says it is considering halting foreign inspections of its strategic weapons arsenal, including nuclear-capable missiles, in response to "threats" from the West over the Ukraine crisis.
Champion jockey Roy Higgins has died in a Melbourne hospital aged 75 after a short illness.
Sydney FC's 3-1 derby win over the Wanderers has been overshadowed by striker Ali Abbas's claims of cultural abuse.
Many parents worry about the addictiveness of computer games but are their fears justified?
A lawyer representing the family of murdered Melbourne woman Sarah Cafferkey is calling on the Victorian Government to set up a violent offenders' register.