Australia is moving into a new economic era, where reliance on mining and manufacturing is shifting to technology - so say Australia's universities.
The government's offshore processing policy is again under scrutiny with the first day of a constitutional challenge heard at the High Court.
Russia's violation of Turkish airspace was 'no accident' according to NATO.
Australian privacy advocates have welcomed a decision by Europe's highest court to strike down a major data-sharing agreement with the United States.
Trade ministers from 12 Pacific rim countries, including Australia, have just agreed to create one of the world's biggest free-trade zones.
Police in western Sydney have arrested a student on his way to Arthur Phillip High School.
Predictably mixed reactions have greeted news of the billion-dollar Trade Agreement.
Israel has announced harsher measures to tackle violence from Palestinians.
Police arrest a teenager over threats against a Sydney police station;Mixed reaction to the Trans-Pacific Partnership;Drug rehab centres struggling to cope with...
Turkey has warned Russia it will retaliate against violations of its airspace.
Medecins Sans Frontiers has criticised the latest explanation by the United States military of its bombing of an Afghan hospital.
A rise in online hate speech following the fatal shooting in Sydney;Russia accused of bombing non-IS targets in Syria;The NRL Grand Final celebrations continue in...
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad has warned the Middle East faces destruction unless a coalition including Russia, Iran and Iraq succeeds in destroying what he...
The international medical agency Medecins Sans Frontiers says it hopes to return to northern Afghanistan following an air attack on its hospital that killed both...
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Negotiations in Hawaii could see consensus for the countries negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement.
Scientists have found that the area around the Chernobyl nuclear reactor has become a haven for wildlife, according to the results of a new study.
Best-selling Swedish writer Henning Mankell, author of the Kurt Wallander police novels, has died at the age of 67, his publisher said on Monday.
Islamic State is 'way ahead' in the battle for the hearts and minds of Australia's young people, and they know words from community and religious leaders are not...
For more than a decade, Jane Caro struggled with fear of losing control. As a new mum, she had to confront the problem. Here she shares her battle with anxiety.
Families have reported receiving text messages from people they believe to still be trapped after mudslides on the outskirts of Guatemala's capital city.