Humiliation and triumph came in the space of a week for Taiwan, as its president marked a year in office punctuated by increasing tensions with mainland China.
Lia Timson At least 13 people are reported dead and 24 injured after a car bomb exploded in Baghdad's Karrada district.
Kirsty Needham North Korea has revealed why it launched an older style, short-range Scud missile on Monday.
Nick Miller As news of the Manchester bombing filtered through, doctors at the city's children's hospital knew this would be their greatest challenge. The staff saw injuries they'd only ever read about in textbooks.
Jewel Topsfield and Amilia Rosa The Australian government says it is not subject to the jurisdiction of a Jakarta court.
Nick Miller Can Jeremy Corbyn win the unwinnable election? After a series of promising polls, pollsters and political pundits are divided on the answer - between "no" and "probably not".
Jewel Topsfield and Amilia Rosa Sara Connor can finally rest easy that her five-year sentence for the fatal group assault of a Bali police officer will not be increased again after the prosecution ruled out one last appeal.
Lindsay Murdoch Foreign fighters were among militants who besieged a southern Philippines city, intensifying fears that Islamic State is gaining a foothold in South-east Asia.
Lindsay Murdoch Extremists allied with Islamic State are believed to have executed Filipinos in a besieged southern city because they could not recite Islamic prayers.
Kirsty Needham China has rebuked the powerful G7 group of nations for issuing a communique expressing concern at developments in the South China Sea.