HMS Queen Elizabeth is new but no match for Russia's aircraft carrier, the Russian military says.
Japan plans to put a man on the moon around 2030, according to a new proposal by the government's Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA).
There's a Chinatown in every major city in the world, such is the huge footprint of Chinese people who have left the motherland for a life elsewhere.
Spider-Man star Hannibal Buress pays lookalike £380 to go to film's premiere in his place.
A parole board cuts the former leader's sentence for corruption by a third, his lawyer says.
The light show is called Badu Gili, which means "water light" in the language of the Gadigal people.
For years after it took control of Hong Kong from Britain, China kept its military in the city on a low profile.
For more than three decades, the Catholic Church has been rocked by sex abuse scandals spanning the globe.
The move challenges EU gun control rules which restrict civilians from owning certain weapons.
Barcelona will play Chapecoense in a friendly at the Nou Camp on 7 August to pay tribute to those who died in the Brazilian team's plane crash.
Cardinal George Pell, one of the most senior members of the Catholic Church, says the sexual assault charges against him are "character assassination" and completely false.
The Vatican treasurer and Australia's most senior Catholic figure, Cardinal George Pell, has been charged with sex offences in Australia.
Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne is banned from riding until 21 July after testing positive for a banned substance.
The visit, 20 years since the handover from British rule, is seen as highly symbolic.
CNN's Jim Sciutto speaks with Phil Gunson, a senior analyst for International Crisis Group, about human rights abuses in Venezuela.
Rights groups have criticised the trial and demanded the top blogger's immediate release.
A daily struggle has become the new normal for Venezuelans. Economic and political turmoil regularly send thousands into the streets to protest, both for and against the government of President Nicolas Maduro, sometimes with deadly results.
The Monster's Ball star says she is "saddened" to still be the only black woman to win the best actress Oscar.
Protesters greeted the president as he arrived at the $35,000 (£27,000) per person bash.
More than 500 elephants are being moved in a once-in-a-lifetime mass relocation aimed at repopulating a wildlife reserve decimated by poachers.