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The families of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran have fronted the media expressing their devastation after paying their last visit to the convicted Australian...
Congestion at Kathmandu's Tribhuvan International Airport has forced several international rescue teams to either fly home or land at regional hubs such as...

Vigils held for Chan, Sukumaran

Vigils have been held in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane for Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, who could be executed as early as Tuesday.
Australian Nanny Association vice-president Annemarie Sansom is "over the moon" about a planned trial of taxpayer subsidies for nannies.
The Australian Federal Police said it will investigate an incident where it’s alleged a senior police officer threatened to use his taser on an Indigenous...
Thousands of royal devotees have camped outside the London hospital where the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expected to give birth to their second child soon.

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US Attorney General Loretta Lynch condemned the violence that erupted in Baltimore and said the Justice Department would provide any assistance needed.

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Making perfume from the rain

Publishing in the journal Nature in 1964, Australian scientists Bear and Thomas proposed a name for the scent brought on by rain. They called it “petrichor,” but...

Anzac Day Centenary

Thousands commemorate Anzac Day across Australia and around the world.

For Indian Australian Rishik Arya, the Anzac Day dawn ceremony is about camaraderie.
On the eve of the ANZAC centenary, Jarryd Boyd, a 25-year-old Biripi man and combat systems operator, reflects on the pride and opportunity he attributes to the...
Jonathan Captain-Webb acknowledges his family's contribution to Australia's war history by walking in the Black Diggers March each year. This ANZAC Day, there...
It's been described as the birthplace of Australia as a modern nation. And while few would dispute the sacrifice made by the Anzacs at Gallipoli, their legacy is...
NSW Premier Mike Baird has acknowledged two war veterans who died in the recent floods, while addressing crowds at an Anzac Day commemoration service.
A monument to one of Australia's most deadly Anzac snipers has rewritten the history of Chinese-Australians serving during the First World War.
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Several Baltimore police officers were injured on Monday in violent clashes with young people after the funeral of a black man who died in police custody, and local law enforcement warned of a threat by gangs.
Follow Catherine Scott's journey through Vietnam in this series of behind the scenes photos from her trip.
The Hubble Space Telescope has changed the way humans think of the universe since the telescope's launch 25 years ago.
The official number of dead from the Himalayan earthquake has topped 4000 and may continue to rise as remote areas near the epicentre are searched.
Dawn services have been held across Australia and New Zealand to mark 100 years since the Anzac landings at Gallipoli.
SES workers begin the massive task of cleaning up after three days of cyclonic winds and torrential rain. The worst destruction is in the Hunter region, where storms claimed four lives.
Eusebio and Christina Saenz de Santamaria are the only married freediving photography team, who travel the world photographing their experiences.

Dateline on location in Croatia

Video journalist Aaron Thomas captures the atmosphere at the Battle of the Nations in Croatia, including some behind the scenes shots of the medieval fighting competition.
Mining is one of Australia's biggest industries, but being located in remote locations means that many Australians have little knowledge of or contact with the industry and its workers.

In pictures: Moranbah and mining

Moranbah was established to service the local mines and their workers. But as FIFO workers increase, the town is struggling to say afloat.