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Dawn services and marches have been held across Australia and New Zealand to mark 100 years since the Anzac landings at Gallipoli.
The summoning of all embassies with nationals in line for execution in Indonesia has Foreign Minister Julie Bishop fearing the worst for two Australians. Lawyers...
The United Nations aid chief has urged the Security Council to impose an arms embargo and sanctions in Syria for violations of humanitarian law as special envoy...
Italian police have arrested 10 people and were looking for eight others suspected of belonging to an armed group linked to al Qaeda.
EU rescue ships head for Libya as migrants die also in Balkans train accident.
Armenia marked the centenary of a mass killing of Armenians by Ottoman Turks with a simple flower-laying ceremony attended by foreign leaders as Germany became...
A woman who bashed President Nicolas Maduro on the head with a mango has been promised a new house for her troubles in a surreal tropical tale that has gone viral...

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.
In the Gallipoli campaign, the 14th Sikh regiment was virtually wiped out in one day of fighting. It's estimated 379 men died and only four survived. One of those...
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...
Many regarded them as the enemy, causing the contributions of German Australians to the Anzac effort to be largely overlooked.
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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A newly discovered magma chamber beneath the supervolcano at Yellowstone National Park is four times bigger than the previously known chamber above it.
A 14-year-old British boy appeared in court on Friday charged with inciting a man in Australia to carry out a terror attack on an Anzac Day parade in Melbourne.
High-profile human rights lawyer Geoffrey Robertson QC has addressed members of the Australian Armenian community in a solemn night of commemoration.
The Chinese government is working with police to crack down on so-called 'funeral strippers' that are hired by families to attract large crowds.
All that happiness research hasn’t led to greater happiness. Instead, it’s resulted in an evacuation of morality and politics.

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The number of migrants losing their lives on perilous boat journeys across the Mediterranean Sea has increased recently, figures from the International Organisation...
A team of scientists in China dropped a bombshell earlier this month, and almost nobody noticed.
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Native American actors have walked off a film set in the US, citing disrespect and cultural insensitivity.
A prominent American anti-vaccination advocate has shared an image likening immunisation to rape, one day after it was pulled offline by an Australian organisation.
A study has found refugee resettlement added $40 million to a struggling rural Victorian town's economy.
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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.
Australia's fighting force in WWI included many Indigenous men, some of whom died in battle. These photographs show some of those soldiers who fought for Australia.
The late Richie Benaud was respected on and off the cricket pitch.
Days after the attack at a college campus in Garissa, Kenya, members of the city's Christian minority attended an Easter service on Sunday.
These are 'The Brick Man' Ryan McNaught's LEGO creations. Mr McNaught is the Southern Hemisphere's only LEGO Certified Professional, who is running an exhibition in Melbourne this month and Sydney in June.