Kevin Atwood has been living every parent's nightmare. He knew his son was in Nepal when the earthquake struck, and was forced to wait in agony for word that he was safe.
Matthew Knott Attorney-General George Brandis has urged his Indonesian counterpart not to allow Bali nine ringleaders Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran to be executed before all legal hearings related to their cases have been concluded.
Mark Kenny While Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran are guilty of the offence for which they were surrendered by an unthinking Australian Federal Police, they have proved the judges' assessment of their human worth to be grievously wrong.
Jewel Topsfield Lawyers for a schizophrenic Brazilian man scheduled to be executed with the Bali nine pair on Tuesday night will file a last ditch appeal in the Administrative Court in a bid to save his life.
Tom Allard Indonesia's judicial commission has maintained it has completed its investigation into bribery allegations involving the judges who sentenced Bali nine pair Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran to death, despite conducting no interviews with witnesses.
Nick O'Malley The Maryland Governor has declared a state of emergency and activated National Guard troops to assist police quell riots in the city of Baltimore after seven police were injured.
Tom Allard and Jewel Topsfield in Cilacap Indonesian authorities have refused Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran the right to have a pastor of their choice to witness their executions, outraging their families and Australian diplomats.
Lindsay Murdoch Filipina is the only woman among nine death row convicts who are scheduled to be executed soon.
Rachel Olding Myuran Sukumaran will refuse to wear a blindfold so he can look his executors in the eye when he faces the firing squad on Tuesday night, a close friend has revealed.
Matt Wade International search and rescue specialists arriving in Nepal are hopeful they can still find survivors buried beneath rubble following Saturday's devastating earthquake.
Australian singer-songwriter Catherine Britt will launch her sixth album at Rooty Hill RSL this Friday.