Australian authorities urged people to remain alert on Monday as bushfires that have destroyed dozens of homes, killed cattle and forced hundreds of residents to flee continued to burn out of control ...
Southeast Asian countries and Australia said on Sunday they held ‘grave concerns’ about escalating tension caused by North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes and urged ‘irreversible’ denuclearisation.
At least 17 elderly people across Australia have been diagnosed with listeria infections after eating the contaminated rockmelons.
More than 70 students and staff from Willows State School were cut off near the town of Tully, where they had been camping at an adventure centre since Monday due to flooded roads.
South African fast bowler Kagiso Rabada will face a disciplinary hearing on Saturday that could result in a ban from the third Test against Australia.
Sayed Abbas, 35, was pivotal in organising the transport of the asylum seekers coming from Indonesia on three overcrowded boats in 2009 and 2011.
One of the world's oldest known messages in a bottle, which is written in German, has been found half-buried on a West Australian beach 132 years after being tossed overboard into the Indian Ocean.
Australia spinner Nathan Lyon was fined 15% of his match fee by the International Cricket Council for breaching the code of conduct in a highly-charged first test against South Africa, world cricket's ruling body said.
The Ministry of Public Health has warned against the consumption of sweet melons coming from New Zealand and Australia for potential contamination with the listeria bacteria.
Australia on Thursday launched a campaign to stop ‘orphanage tourism’, which advocacy groups say has been used to exploit and traffic children in some of the world's poorest countries.