On the surface it's one of Australia's more bizarre suicides. But the family of the victim believes in a more sinister truth.
Outspoken extremist preacher Robert ‘‘Musa’’ Cerantonio has walked free after landing at Melbourne Airport and spending hours with police and customs officials.
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Ask the minister responsible to explain Australia's present system of support for childcare and she can't.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has dismissed a Productivity Commission suggestion that funds be redirected away from his signature paid parental leave scheme and into childcare services, arguing the two are ''very separate issues''.
A powerful right-wing union has had its formal influence in the Labor Party slashed after it was caught grossly inflating its membership numbers
Malaysia says the black boxes from MH17 that were handed over by pro-Russian separatists appear not to have been tampered with, raising hopes they will prove who shot down the plane with 298 people on board.
If the thought of your child being bullied at school breaks your heart, then consider this - you might not even notice.
The failure of the Ukraine government to issue a blanket ban on commercial flights over its conflict-ridden territory in the wake of the downing of a Ukraine military cargo plane by a surface-to-air missile has thrown into the stark relief the chaotic system governing international airspace.