The head of the nation's largest wealth manager steps down over a damaging fee scandal.
Former Culture Secretary Baroness Tessa Jowell hopes better cancer treatments can be developed.
New Australia captain Tim Paine says the team will reduce their levels of sledging under his leadership.
Denise McAuley met the drunk driver who caused the death of her daughter to find out why.
One Commonwealth Bank customer had been deceased for 11 years, an inquiry hears.
The Philippines leader accuses the Australian of "disorderly conduct", in a warning to foreign critics.
Recurring spells of ocean warming impact the diversity of coral reef communities.
City councils want to stop the bird population from growing and damaging the local ecosystem.
Former batsman Justin Langer is set to be appointed Australia head coach, according to Australian media.
Melina Roberge was motivated by money and a chance to post "glamorous" photos, a judge says.
The UK man will contest charges that he punched Australia's rugby sevens captain James Stannard.
Australia's Margaret River Pro will not continue after two men were bitten nearby, officials say.
The Royal Canadian Mint claims an Australian Possum Magic-themed coin infringes on their patent.
Peter Bayliss found a new mission after his wife, Lisa, died of a rare inherited disease.
Israel Folau did not mean to cause hurt by saying gay people would go to hell, Rugby Australia accepts.
The bodies of two women and a man were found in a house in Brisbane, police say.
Tourism operators are offering a novel way to find a beer in Australia's vast outback.
A selection of some of the best photographs taken during the Commonwealth Games.
Doctors say they are perplexed by a "worsening epidemic" in the state of Victoria.
Arson is suspected as the cause of a large blaze that has threatened homes, authorities say.
As Commonwealth leaders meet in London, the BBC takes a look at the facts and figures behind this club of nations.
History suggested England would not beat Commonwealth Games hosts Australia to win a first major title, but they did.
The 2018 Commonwealth Games will be remembered for many moments of drama, but arguably its most important legacy will be in helping to bring about a shift in the way sport sees its role in wider society. It is often said sport and politics…
Hundreds of firefighters are tackling the blaze as residents are told to seek shelter.
Australian authorities end the search for a passenger who fell overboard in the Coral Sea.
India intend to appeal on behalf of one of the two athletes sent home from the Commonwealth Games for violating the 'no-needles' policy.
Telecommunications company Optus apologises after being accused of racism on social media.
Over the years, many athletes have used sporting events as the chance to start a new life elsewhere.
After winning Australia's largest payout of its kind, the actress sought to recover her sizeable legal costs.
A guide to plans for the UK to leave the European Union, after the 2016 referendum.