Victoria Police have confirmed catastrophic engine failure was behind a fatal plane crash in Melbourne this morning.
Queensland researchers have uncovered a world-first link between Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and a dysfunctional immune system.
Another network outage has left some of Telstra's corporate customers in NSW without voice or data services for a few hours.
The closure of Hazelwood will irrevocably change the lives of people in the Latrobe Valley, but its impact will be felt across NSW, Qld, Tas, the ACT and SA.
Love it or hate it, durian is clouded in more controversy than a Kardashian sister. Banned from many Southeast Asian hotels and all public spaces in Singapore, this...
Australia's Aaron Mooy is averaging more successful passes per 90 minutes than the likes of Toni Kroos, David Silva and Sergio Busquets while creating more chances per...
The Frontier Wars was the bloodiest conflict on Australian soil. We look at five of the warriors who fought for their people and their land against colonial forces.
The new study confirms that we really, really don’t like hearing about other people’s new experiences.
The sequel to Danny Boyle’s cult film Trainspotting has finally arrived: some 20 years after the original hit cinemas. Yet it’s not the only sequel to take a while to...
Associate Professor Gawaian Bodkin-Andrews gives us a snapshot of the research on racism against Indigenous peoples since the 1960s.
The Backburner (satire) writes: "A Coalition MP has helpfully recommended that those who wish to own their own home should simply become very, very wealthy."
What is Kosher and how does one actually keep it?
Eat Your Kimchi are defending Karlie Kloss and the backlash against her Geisha inspired photoshoot.
When a treasured comfort food from your family's homeland is embraced by your Aussie community, it can evoke great memories - and some soul searching.
'Atlanta' star Donald Glover is set to star in Disney's live-action remake of 'The Lion King'.
Midnight Sun

From the makers of The Bridge, don’t miss Midnight Sun, set high above the Arctic Circle where the sun never sets. Exclusive to SBS On Demand.

Let's talk about sex scenes.
The two men exchanged letters throughout World War II after falling in love on a houseboat holiday.
He converted his car into a bomb and killed his wife, their son, their unborn child – and himself. Driven to his limits, Darren Milne became a murderer – yet he...
Forget preachers, politicians or professors. Culturally diverse comedians who can make people laugh with a sharp joke and socially-charged statement are probably...
It may sound far-fetched, but a group of scientists have received more than $1M to establish the relationship between language revival and wellbeing – and prove...
#WalkWithUs - Indigenous Stories
They say three times a charm, but for Central coast surfer and Guringai man from Darkinjung country, Russell Molony begs to differ. He’s scored the top spot at Surfest...
The classic Australian novel Jasper Jones, which deals with race and xenophopbia in a small Australian town in the 1960s is making its big screen debut and...
The Federal Opposition will set up a national caucus in a push for more Indigenous representation across all political parties.
Local women from Mornington Island, QLD have been working with designer and curator Grace Lillian Lee
The electorate of Batman is finally set for a name change, potentially to Simon Wonga, but is this gesture purely symbolic; is it erasing history; or could it be...
An ugly splash in Australia's history will be remembered today in the regional NSW town of Moree. A swimming pool that once segregated Aboriginal children, helped...
The World Game
The LIVE football continues on SBS this week, with action from the UEFA Champions League round of 16, Premier League and A-League.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insists world-record signing Paul Pogba will seem "cheap" within a couple of years, due to the rising transfer market.
Now confirmed, the Argentina v Brazil clash at the MCG on 9 June should be a valuable occasion for both coaches.
All the information about SBS's coverage of the Premier League, which commences with the 2016-2017 campaign.
Aaron Mooy's agent, Paddy Dominguez, reveals the initial reaction he got from many people when he orchestrated the star midfielder's deal with Huddersfield Town...
All the information about SBS's coverage of the A-League for the 2016-2017 season.
For Martin Scorsese, his passions for religion and cinema have always been intertwined.
The Teddys are a major milestone in LGBTQ cinema.
Things get complicated quickly in the dreamy romance 'Song to Song'.
SBS and Madman Entertainment proudly present the modern Australian classic JASPER JONES, and to celebrate its theatrical release, we're giving you the opportunity...
Here are five films to catch at the Alliance Francaise French Film Festival.
Long Reads
Ed Husic is known to some as 'the minister for basketball', to others as the first federal MP sworn in on the Quran. He became the first ever Muslim frontbencher under...
Nhill is now home to 200 Karen refugees from Myanmar. Far from dividing locals, the huge influx of newcomers – many of whom arrived traumatised, unfamiliar with...
A dux of her school, with marks that could send her to Australia’s most elite universities, Afghan-born refugee Kbora Ali instead made a ground-breaking decision:...
The kickbacks, cover-ups and constant surveillance at China’s state media juggernaut – as revealed by a woman seeking asylum in Australia.
Two women break decades of silence on their ordeal in the care of Australia's worst paedophile priest – and their disappointment with Cardinal Pell.