Fiba has suspended 13 players after an on-court brawl during a World Cup qualifying tie between the Philippines and Australia earlier this month.
Archbishop of Adelaide Philip Wilson was convicted of covering up abuse by a paedophile priest.
Australia is overtaking the UK as the world's second biggest destination for international students.
Billed as a world first, the test is designed to detect the skin cancer in its early stages.
Anthony Maslin delivers a scathing attack on the president over his attitude towards Russia.
Glamorgan complete a deal with Joe Burns to allow him to join fellow Australian Usman Khawaja as their second overseas player.
The top tier Central Coast Mariners have been pursuing the champion sprinter for months now.
Richard Harris and Craig Challen performed "extraordinary acts of heroism", Australia's PM says.
Global heat records have fallen this month, and not just where it's summer. So what's happening?
Despite health warnings, travellers are visiting a deadly Australian town contaminated with asbestos.
On remote islands in the Northern Territory, the sport is revered for producing champions.
Dancers were left in the dark after the rodent gnawed through key power cables in Adelaide.
It took 17 years to build Sydney Opera House. The lead engineer, Sir Jack Zunz, describes how the architect quit, costs spiralled and locals thought it a joke.
The mission to rescue the boys in the cave has been a Thai-led but truly international effort.
The expert caver gave the OK for the boys to dive their way out and was among the last to leave.
The 1.1 billion-year-old bright pink pigments were extracted from rocks beneath the Sahara Desert.
The frozen vegetable similar move in the UK last week over concerns about the deadly bacteria.
The venue was fined after its staff carried the intoxicated and unconscious customers outside.
For the first time in more than 50 years the marsupial is born in the wild on mainland Australia.
The comedian's hard-hitting routine on gender identify resonates deeply with many Australians.
The man has been found dead after shooting the two teenagers in their bedrooms, police say.
Controversial survey suggests oil platforms can act like offshore reefs and encourage wildlife.
Several vehicles were damaged by "big globs" of tar that coated tyres, witnesses say.
Banned Australia batsman David Warner is appointed as captain of Canadian Twenty20 side Winnipeg Hawks.
Philip Wilson was given a 12-month sentence this week for concealing sexual abuse by a priest.
The man collapsed while scaling the Australian landmark, a trek that will soon be banned.
Doctors in Australia want the school curriculum to get young people talking about the ethical issues around death and dying.
Australian Senator Sarah Hanson-Young tells the BBC she is no longer prepared to ignore sexism.
Actor Guy Pearce shared the anecdote about working with Spacey in 1997 on an Australian chat show.
Australia captain Aaron Finch breaks his own record for the highest T20 international score, smashing 172 from 76 balls as they thrash Zimbabwe.