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A 21-year-old female refugee is critically injured after setting herself on fire on Nauru in the second such incident in recent days.
A budget document obtained by the Nine Network shows the government's planned tobacco tax will raise $28.2 billion over the decade, less than Labor expected.
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What is it like to be young, gay and Muslim? One brave man shares his story as Australia's first openly gay Imam.
Video footage from a camera inside the Aleppo Al Quds hospital has revealed the minutes leading up to the airstrike that killed at least 50 people, including the...
The creator of Bitcoin has reportedly revealed his identity, and he's Australian.
An air and land search has been launched for a missing hiker in the NSW Snowy Mountains.
Mary Mehajer, sister of controversial former Auburn Deputy Mayor Salim Mehajer, has won the Miss Lebanon Australia 2016 beauty pageant.

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Three Orthodox churches have gone up in flames within 24 hours, two on the holiest day of the church's calendar.
Would you pay nearly $20 for a can of air from Bondi Beach?
Confessions of two Taiwanese fraud suspects on Chinese state television have soured China's already strained relations with Taiwan.
A Sydney teenager allegedly failed to source a gun and later a bomb manual for an Anzac Day terror attack, saying he wanted to "terrorise" the "kafirs".
Zahra Baker had a tragic life; now, years after her death, vandals and thieves target her memorial.
Dual Syrian-Australian Mark Eddie Maximus has been arrested by Lebanese military intelligence over suspected terrorism in Tripoli.
About 500 pro-independence demonstrators have been detained in Papua's provincial capital, Jayapura, police said,

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Labour's Sadiq Khan could succeed London's current Conservative mayor Boris Johnson to become the first Muslim to head a major western capital.
Many parents are hoping pending changes to childcare subsidies announced in last year's budget will lower their expenses.
As Queensland suffers through its fourth year of drought, the residents of Longreach say they are the forgotten victims of the big dry.
Over almost 15 years, Australia’s role in Afghanistan has changed. Sarah Abo spent time embedded with the Australian Defence Force, where media movements were...
Followers of the Christian orthodox faith have been celebrating Easter this weekend in many different parts of the world including Australia.
With big project like submarines and frigates to pay for the defence budget is getting a boost but foreign aid is tipped for a 5 per cent cut in 2016 in line with...
Chernobyl survivor Alexander Vainer spoke to SBS about what he witnessed in the city during the nuclear disaster.
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In pictures: Port Arthur massacre

A selection of images from the day of the Port Arthur massacre, and the days, weeks and years since.
Crowd numbers were down but the Anzac spirit was as strong as ever at dawn services marking the 101st anniversary of the Gallipoli landings by Australian and New Zealand soldiers.

Prince: his life in pictures

Prince, the innovative US music superstar whose songwriting and eccentric stage presence electrified fans around the world with hits including Purple Rain and When Doves Cry has died at age 57.
Hundreds have died in the worst earthquake to hit Ecuador in decades.
Rents in most of Australia's capital cities are rising despite more supply.

Donald Trump's Life Story

As Dateline meets some of those who've played a role in Donald Trump's life so far, our photo gallery has more about his story.
After nearly a year under the occupation of IS, the ruins of the ancient city of Palmyra have suffered. As Syrian government troops retook the city, images have emerged of what remains of the UNESCO World Heritage site.
Across the city of Brussels residents held sombre candlelit vigils around floral tributes to mourn the loss of the 34 people who lost their lives in the deadly bombings.

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Amos Roberts reveals more about his time filming the impact of Zika in Recife, Brazil.