A win for the Coalition in the New South Wales election;A win also for Australia in the cricket;How do whales hear;
New South Wales voters go to the polls with the state's Coalition government likely to be re-elected, albeit with a reduced majority.
Hundreds of mourners have packed Melbourne's Scots Church and city streets to farewell Malcolm Fraser.
A former child detainee at Australia's offshore processing centre on Nauru has called on the federal government to release detained asylum-seekers.
There are fears the conflict in Yemen could turn into outright civil war after Saudi Arabia and Arab allies launched air strikes throughout Yemen.
Prosecutors say the Germanwings co-pilot deliberately crashed the plane into the French Alps;Joe Hockey puts the final touches on his second budget;Weekend sport...
UN officials are alarmed by the worsening situation for children in the world's war zones.
Australian journalist Peter Greste has warned that governments around the world are using the fight against terrorism as an excuse to attack freedom of speech and...
The two Australians killed in this week's air crash in France are being remembered as generous and caring individuals.
Plans for a $16.5 billion coal mine in Queensland's have been delayed by Indigenous protesters.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Opposition Leader Bill Shorten have clashed in parliament for the last time before the May budget.
School principals warn of an urgent crisis in funding for students with a disability;One teen's plan to take on the world's highest mountain;The world's largest...
This month marks the 225th anniversary of the shipwreck of the HMS Sirius off Norfolk Island.
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Welcome to the SBS News Morning Wrap. Here's a look at the top stories this Monday, March 30, 2015.
Thousands marched in Melbourne, calling for the government to close detention centres on Manus and Nauru Islands.
They’re the unsung heroes of our Anzacs, but the contributions of Australia’s migrants are finally being recognised 100 years on.
Can conversation help end bigotry? An improbable example suggests that it would be unwise to discount the possibility.
As evidence mounts that Germanwings flight 4U9525 was crashed deliberately by its co-pilot who locked the flight’s captain out of the cockpit, there have been...
There is scarcely a more terrifying challenge on the horizon for Nigeria than the lethal six-year insurgency fought by Boko Haram