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Australian drug smugglers Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran have been placed in isolation cells on Nusakambangan while they wait for news about the timing of their...
Protesters gathered in cities across the country today as part of a national day of action against government policies, with some highlighting concerns over Tony...
The mayor of a Sydney metropolitan council has offended local LGBTI people by using the word ‘buggery’ as a motion to fly the rainbow flag during Mardi Gras was...
An Australian woman has been killed in an avalanche in Austria.
India has banned the broadcast of a documentary which features an interview with one of the rapists who fatally gang-raped a student in a moving bus.
Scores of refugees on Nauru have been arrested after continuing protests, Australian refugee advocates claim.
Australia is set to compete in Eurovision for the first time in the contest's history. Join us on March 5 at 9.30am AEST as SBS announces which artist will...

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Anti-coal activist Jonathan Moylan sent a fake press release causing a temporary 314 million slump in the value of Whitehaven Coal.
Finance Minister Mathias Cormann has backed away from an investigation into the “extraordinarily questionable” Ayers Rock Resort acquisition.
Aid organisations have launched a campaign against any further reductions to foreign aid in the May budget.
A government official says at least 32 miners have been killed in an explosion in a coalmine in east Ukraine.
There can’t be too many people in Australia who don’t recognise that the health of the Australian economy is increasingly determined in China, writes Mark Beeson.
At first glance you might think they are two tiny buddies sharing a joyride through the British countryside, but what’s happening in this picture is much more...

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Victorian wicketkeeper-batsman Peter Handscomb has signed a deal to join English county side Gloucestershire.
LONDON (Reuters) - Scotland have followed Wales in voicing opposition to a combined British soccer team for the 2016 Rio Olympics.
PERTH (Reuters) - Australia flexed their batting muscles to rack up the highest ever World Cup total as they crushed Afghanistan by a tournament record margin to...
Australia have moved up to third in Pool A following their crushing win over Afghanistan at the WACA Ground.
LONDON (Reuters) - Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton is hoping his Mercedes team will be even more dominant this season even if he also wants rivals to...
Ignoring a plea from Israel's prime minister to ditch a proposed deal on Iran's nuclear program, US and European negotiators are pushing ahead with talks.
LONDON (Reuters) - Royal St George's, one of three male-only clubs on the British Open rota, has voted to allow women members for the first time, British media...
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NAPIER (Reuters) - Ahmed Shehzad anchored Pakistan's innings and his bowlers then ensured UAE never seriously challenged it as their World Cup hopes continued for...
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About 200 Hong Kong protesters have clashed with pro-government supporter in Yuen Long, close to the border with China, demonstrating against mainland parallel traders. The protesters claimed the parallel traders caused a nuisance in the neighbourhood, and have pushed up the prices of daily necessities.
Thousands of people have marched in Moscow to honour Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov who was shot dead on Friday.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe celebrated his 91st birthday with a million-dollar bash attended by thousands of faithful party supporters.
More than 260 people have been killed in a series of avalanches triggered by heavy snowfall around Afghanistan this week, according to officials. The bulk of the deaths have come in Panjshir province, north of Kabul.

In pictures: Brit Awards 2015

Musicians turn out for the 2015 Brit Awards held at The O2 Arena, London
Hollywood stars arrive for the 87th annual Academy Awards ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California, USA, 22 February 2015.
Lunar New Year celebrations are in full swing, but for many of our early Asian migrants, there wasn’t time or opportunity to celebrate when they first arrived.
Bone-chilling cold in the US Midwest shattered records in Chicago on Thursday, closing schools and starting its trudge eastward to an already frozen Boston and New York.
Asian communities around the world celebrate the Lunar New Year, also called the Spring Festival, on 19 February, ushering in the Year of the Goat, according to the traditional twelve year zodiac cycle.