The world's longest pest-proof fence will protect native animals in the Australian outback.
Philip Wilson is the most senior Catholic ever found guilty of covering up clerical sex abuse.
Australian investigators reject claims the missing passenger jet was deliberately crashed into the sea.
A complex and longstanding global scandal explained, in fewer than 500 words.
Philip Wilson is the most senior Catholic in the world to be charged and convicted of the offence.
Almost 200 more are in the process of claiming asylum after this year's Commonwealth Games.
Fr Rod Bower says his controversial, internet-famous church signs do what Jesus did - challenge injustice.
Australia says it has received asylum applications, but the number of missing athletes is still unknown.
Emma Carey was fulfilling a long-held ambition when an accident changed her life forever.
One indigenous Australian was shocked to discover his relatives' birth records had been altered.
21st Century Fox has said Lachlan Murdoch will lead the new company it plans to form after selling some holdings to Disney.
Nearly always dry, the tarn has delighted visitors after filling with a rare amount of water.
The move by Australian chain Coles follows controversy about the resale of products in China.
The nation's worst mass shooting since 1996 has revived discussion about gun control laws.
The Aussie singer took an insult and turned it into a blistering song about male aggression.
Xia Boyu lost his feet to frostbite after giving his sleeping bag to a sick teammate in 1975.
The father of four children found shot dead with their mother in Australia says he is "sad" but "not angry".
The father of four children killed in Australia says he believes the grandfather planned the killings.
Police confirm they are not looking for anyone else over the killing of seven family members.
The bodies of four children and three adults were discovered at a rural property, police say.
The 23.8m (78ft) swell is the largest ever recorded below the equator, New Zealand scientists say.
The final 10 acts to go through include Norway's Alexander Rybak and Rasmussen from Denmark.
Dr David Goodall, who suffered no serious illness, travelled to Switzerland to end his life as he desired.
The ecologist and botanist, who was not terminally ill, went to Switzerland to voluntarily end his life.
Female wombats are more likely to nibble a male's bottom when most fertile, scientists say.
Authorities failed a two-year-old girl, a report finds, in a case that has shocked Australia.
Taiwanese Australians are outraged after a council covered up the Taiwanese flags on a public school artwork.
The government says income tax cuts will help the economy, but opponents call them "a mirage".
They join 10 MPs removed last year for being dual nationals, which is not allowed under Australian law.
London has overtaken Paris and Montreal for the title of best student city, despite being so expensive.