Kiwis enjoy faster download speeds for websites than our friends across the Tasman, research says.
Eleven gold miners trapped by a mine collapse in Nicaragua have walked out unharmed.
A seriously ill child taken from a British hospital earlier this week by his parents has been found in the south of Spain.
The US military has conducted airstrikes and dropped humanitarian aid to the beleaguered Iraqi city of Amirli.
China has ordered its journalists to learn ''Marxist news values" as prescribed by the Communist Party.
Health workers have gone on strike at a major state-run Ebola treatment centre in Sierra Leone, a further blow to efforts to contain the deadly virus.
A graphic video in which castaway fishermen are murdered on the high seas is yielding information on the killers.