Australian scientists have traced the origin of sex back the first intercourse to a pair of tiny fish in a chilly Scottish lake.
Former Prime Minister Gough Whitlam has died, aged 98.
It's become known as New Zealand's school with few rules where children are allowed to run amok during recess.
The search continues for MH-370;The hell of domestic violence;The weekend in sport;
Students, unions and non-government organisations in Cambodia are mounting a campaign to oppose the refugee deal with Australia.
Bosnia and Herzegovina has revealed there are more people wanted for extradition over alleged war crimes living in Australia.
A scandal involving the Catholic church; How close is a vaccine for Ebola; Social cohesion in Australia.
Students protesters in Melbourne have taken inspiration from Hong Kong's so-called umbrella revolution.
The case of Erwin Kisch highlights how the issue of language proficiency has long stirred debate in Australia.
The Cancer Council is urging smokers recently diagnosed with cancer to stop smoking, after new research suggesting it can significantly prolong their lives.
United States president Barack Obama has promised more aggressive action to tackle Ebola after a second US health worker became infected with the virus.
Asylum seeker baby not a refugee;Where next for Hong Kong's democracy movement?;Skin cell research helping cure brain diseases;
Australia has been considering what would be its first war crimes prosecution for over two decades.
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Doctors have used a 3D printer to help save a Melbourne man from losing his leg to cancer.
A school principal in New Zealand lets his pupils do what they like at playtime. Is it good for learning, or has he gone too far?
The European commissioner says the United Kingdom's calls for a cap on immigration would be an historic mistake that would go against the European Union's...
On 5 December 1972, Gough Whitlam became the first Labor Prime Minister since 1949. He and Deputy Prime Minister Lance Barnard were sworn into all portfolios,...
A young footballer has died in India's north-east after damaging his spinal cord while doing a somersault to celebrate a goal.
Dr Michelle Johnston, Emergency Doctor with Royal Perth Hospital, told Insight there is no doubt that she and her staff are seeing more women in the Emergency...
Giving her first speech in 13 years and joining Twitter, Monica Lewinsky told a packed auditorium that she became one of the earliest victims of cyber-bullying...