Health Minister Peter Dutton has rejected reports that the government is planning to dump its controversial GP co-payment.
One person is believed dead and two more injured after an attack in New Zealand.
It’s no secret that the global population is ageing. So where should we do it? Which country in the world will take the best care of us?
Thousands of flights have been cancelled as a winter storm slammed in the US northeast.
Preliminary findings from a parliamentary inquiry into the mental health of fly-in fly-out workers will be tabled in the WA parliament on Thursday.
A Chinese man has miraculously survived after being hit by three cars while trying to cross a busy road.

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Marriage? I think I'll wait

Despite a rise in Australia's population, fewer people are getting married, they're waiting longer to tie the knot, and they're shunning traditional ceremonies.
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Time for ADFA to go, says academic

A leading defence academic says it's time for the Australian Defence Force Academy to be disbanded.

Harriet Wran case back in court

Former NSW premier Neville Wran's daughter will face the Supreme Court on Thursday.
Super trawlers could soon be allowed to enter Commonwealth waters now that a two year ban has expired. But anti-trawler protestors, including Tasmanian Senator...
The thresholds for failing a character test for a temporary visa have been lowered under new immigration rules to clear the Senate.
A 36-year-old man is being treated in hospital for stab wounds to his torso after a fight broke out during a home invasion in Sydney's west.
The father of two boys who lived in a squalid home until one of them died after cutting his foot on a tin of cat food will be sentenced.
SBS has been given a sneak peak at Australia’s largest-ever Navy ship, to be commissioned as the new HMAS Canberra on Friday.
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Police cars have been vandalised, gunshots heard and tear gas fired in Ferguson after a white police officer Darren Wilson, who shot black teen Michael Brown, was not indicted.
The governor of the US state of Missouri has urged calm ahead of a verdict on whether to indict a white police officer for shooting dead an unarmed black teenager.
The ARIA Awards are on tonight, celebrating Australia's best musical talents. We take a look at some of the nominees, including rapper Iggy Azalea and singer/songwriter Sia.
Students protested in London overnight, rallying against higher education fee hikes.
A massive snowstorm stranded motorists, canceled flights and left at least eight people dead in the northeastern United States, officials said Wednesday.

India's Modi tours Canberra

India and Australia have committed to a free-trade agreement by the end of 2015, a pledge unveiled during Prime Minister Modi’s visit to Parliament House on Tuesday.
The 39th Annual Westchester Cat Show is produced by the Westchester Feline Club in White Plains, New York on November 15, 2014.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has received a ceremonial welcome at Parliament House in Canberra.
Enthusiastic supporters of the Indian Prime Minister have taken a 12 hour train journey from Melbourne to Sydney to hear him speak.