It's not what french kids eat when compared to American kids that makes a difference - it's the way they eat it.
A week-long fire in the World Heritage listed Kakadu has caused significant environmental damage and threatened Aboriginal art and cultural sites, writes Dave...
There are some things 'nice girls never talk about.' Like menstruation. And who she calls for help. But data retention ruins that, writes Asher Wolf.
Booing is a way of saying 'you're not one of us'. So when is it okay to unleash on the Prime Minister? The football is a given, writes Simon Copland.
What if, just for one day, everyone faced their fears? Ian Rose weighs up the pros and cons of Face Your Fears Day - and the long list of national and...
You’re better off sticking with a standard flat white or skim latte, and skipping the cake on the side.
It might not just be expectant mothers who have to pay attention to their lifestyle.
Australia has agreed to resettle 12,000 refugees fleeing Syria and Iraq, but is the migrant crisis about humanity or religion? And who are we morally responsible...
Struggling to keep your eyes open at work today? Here are some handy hints to get you through the day when you've had no sleep.
Emotions, not logic, could be the key to winning arguments, researchers have found, but make sure you are appealing to the right emotions.
Magazine Elle UK is calling for more women to be included in governments and other influential bodies with its new #MoreWomen campaign.
It is not hard to identify why the Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the world’s most coveted peace prize to the Tunisian Quartet.
Anti-Islam, far-right politician Geert Wilders has been granted a visa to Australia. And I'm glad - because haters are always going to hate, writes Irfan Yusuf.
What makes a 'great role model'? Presenting your grief on a dancing show as 'open' and 'real' like Bindi Irwin? No, we're not idiots, writes Helen Razer.
In the time it has taken to agree on the Trans Pacific Partnership, Australia has had four changes of Prime Minister. But it's the current PM Malcolm Turnbull who...

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The new tenants of the house where Oscar Pistorius fatally shot his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp have posted a video online promising to host parties in the property.
It's been nine days since their family's sudden moment of grace. Nine days since Pope Francis laid his hands on their 10-year-old son.
Colleagues of Sam de Brito have paid tribute to the author and Fairfax columnist who was found dead at his home on Monday morning.
In the early 2000s, Australia's monopoly wheat exporter, AWB, became embroiled in a kickbacks-for wheat scandal with the government of former Iraqi dictator...
Thousands of children experience delayed development, bullying and anxiety due to serious illness during their school years.
The way sugar affects the body's vital organs has been shown in graphic detail in a new ad campaign highlighting the danger of consuming sugary drinks.
A growing number of Australians are using crowdfunding websites to raise money for medical costs from family, friends and complete strangers. Has the health...