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Robert Mugabe, who resigned as Zimbabwe's president on Tuesday, was the last living African head of state to have fought for his country's independence before...
Indigenous Australians experience the greatest amount of discrimination in the workplace, according to a nationwide survey.
Germany's president Frank-Walter Steinmeier held talks with party leaders on Tuesday in a last-ditch attempt to save the EU's top economy from the political...
Russian President Vladimir Putin informed US counterpart Donald Trump on Tuesday of his talks with Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad, according to the Kremlin.
The UN is urging Australia to take responsibility for the 380 people who remain in the now closed Manus Island detention centre.
Charlie Rose, one of America's most prominent broadcasters and an award-winning television interviewer, was sacked on Tuesday, the latest powerful man disgraced...
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Victorian MPs have stayed up for most of the night debating the proposed assisted dying bill before adjourning to the early hours of the morning.
"I was so relieved that there was a way to please my parents without getting trapped in a marriage with some poor straight man."
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Australia's newest sevens signing wants to inspire the next generation of Indigenous athletes.
A Chinese court sentenced prominent human rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong to two years in prison for "inciting subversion" on Tuesday, the latest jailing in an...
Japanese police say a woman has confessed to putting four newborns in concrete-filled buckets two decades ago.
Labor and four crossbench MPs have written to the prime minister asking that the lower house sit as scheduled from next Monday.

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The National NAIDOC Committee announced that the #NAIDOC2018 theme is 'Because of her, we can!' The theme celebrates the essential role that Indigenous women have played, and continue to play, as acti...

Turnbull hits Queensland campaign trail and Labor launches Bennelong by-election campaign, saying Liberals are 'panicked'. 

Visually breaking down preconceived ideas about identity, this compelling photo series explores a rich, diverse section of Australian culture.
A Sydney-based organisation is fusing Indian and Indigenous-Australian yoga traditions.

There are concerns the tradition of sharing stories, passed down by Aboriginal elders, through the generations, is being lost or forgotten. But a new initiative is seeing young Indigenous students ...

Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar to Bangladesh after persecution in the predominantly Buddhist country.
Harvey left Houston - the fourth-largest city in the United States - increasingly isolated as its airports and major highways shut down, and residents scampered onto rooftops to escape raging waters.
American photographer Mustafah Abdulaziz has travelled the world since 2011 to document how communities are dealing with the global water crisis.
Rwanda goes to the polls with the incumbent Paul Kagame hoping to extend his rule for another seven years but faces a challenge from his opposition.
Police in the German city of Hamburg have been met by anti-capitalist activists hurling bottles and stones ahead of the G20 summit.

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Eid al-Fitr is one of the most important holidays in the Islamic calendar. It marks the end of Ramadan, the holy month of fasting for Muslims.
Cheers drowned out tears in Manchester on Sunday as Ariana Grande was joined by fellow music stars for a charity concert where fans vowed to face down fears of terrorism after two deadly attacks in Britain.
A reported explosion sparked frantic evacuations of a concert hall in Manchester where US singer Ariana Grande was performing on Monday night.