This year's super-elite Davos forum is themed around empowering women. They also invited Donald Trump.
Lindsay Murdoch Since running for office in 2016 Duterte's has sought to portray himself as the voice of the people.
Kirsty Needham Sweden's foreign ministry said it was taking "strong measures at a high political level" after bookseller Gui Minhai was removed from a Chinese train by police while travelling with Swedish diplomats.
lindsay murdoch A Rohingya leader has been shot dead as tensions rise over a plan to send refugees living in refugee camps in Bangladesh back to their homelands in Myanmar.
A selection of photographs from around the world by Fairfax picture editors.
Nick Miller Australia's most-famous feminist said women facing sexual harassment should take direct and immediate action against the men preying on them
Latika Bourke The light festival is a relative newcomer to London's rich cultural calendar, having started only last year.
Nick Miller Theresa: "Boris, I don't think that summit with France went very well." Boris: "Oh, build a bridge and get over it ... Hang on, that gives me an idea."
Amrit Dhillon Lalitha Devi is 65 and remembers how, during her childhood, when she worked in the fields of a high caste landowner, she used to get thirsty and ask for water.
Lindsay Murdoch Phnom Penh: When then 18-month-old Sok Ravuth was abandoned at a Cambodian rubbish dump in 2014 doctors said he would not survive and suggested Buddhist monks prepare his spirit for death.