In India, Bollywood music rules supreme. But Mumbai rapper Divine is attracting a growing and diverse following with gritty songs about growing up poor.
As the crocodile population in Kakadu National Park reach "first settlement" levels, the number of tourists and onlookers ignoring safety advice too is on the rise, and locals fear a death is only a matter of time.
Professor Chennupati Jagadish is honouring his original and adopted home by helping students from the developing world study in Canberra.
The exhibits in a Philippine shoe museum display an era of wanton extravagance, exposing the corrupt lifestyle of former dictator Ferdinand Marcos and his wife Imelda.
Hackers have probed the voting systems of many US states but there is no sign that they have manipulated any voting data, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says.
Pope Francis says Mass for an unusually small crowd of just a few thousand Catholics in Georgia, a celebration further dampened with a delegation from the Orthodox Church staying away.