News on the Sochi Winter Olympic Games.
As the Sochi Winter Games have now come to a close, it is possible to reflect on the unprecedented addition of 12 new winter sports events to the program.
Sochi let its hair down at a rollicking end-of-games Olympic party celebrating Russia's spirit and culture through the country's rich heritage of music and art.
Australian snowboarded Alex Pullin has been eliminated from the snowboard cross event after finishing fourth in the quarter-final.
The Olympic Games have always been a symbol of togetherness and teamwork but for the Australian snowboard team, this year’s Winter Games has been more divisive...
If there are tensions within the Australian snowboard camp the best way to deflect them would be with a gold medal.
The US edged out host nation Russia in a thrilling men's ice hockey game at the Winter Olympics on Saturday, but a last-minute switch of high-tech suits failed to...
The crisis in Syria escalates after an alleged chemical weapons attack.
There are hopes that civilians in Syria could soon receive food, clean water and medical treatment after the United Nations Security Council unanimously adopted a...
The second round of the Geneva II talks on Syria have ended with no agreement and without even a decision on the date of a further meeting.
An aid group says Australia has a key role to play in Security Council talks aimed at ending the Syrian conflict.
Air strikes have been hitting the Qalamun mountains as the Syrian army conducts a massive offensive, forcing thousands of refugees to flee the area.
The Obama Administration is changing rules to allow more Syrian refugees into the United States.
It is not clear if the opposing sides will sit down together in the latest round of Syrian peace talks, nor how many days the round is expected to last.
Some of Australia's most recognisable Indigenous performers will be at the Sydney Opera House for next month's Homeground Festival.
A 15-year-old boy who struck his head against the pavement after being hit during a fight in Perth has regained consciousness.
A Northern Territory family whose eight-year-old son was found dead in a waterhole in 2007 have met with the Northern Territory police over their handling of the...
The Lowitja Institute have launched a new report in Parliament House that revealed what Indigenous health will look like by 2030.
A West Australian publican has apologised for her decision to bar Indigenous patrons from her establishment after her phone was reportedly stolen.
The New South Wales Government is calling for the sacrifice of black diggers to be commemorated during this year's World War One centenary.
An independent survey conducted by KPMG has concluded that The Australian Indigenous Mentoring Experience (AIME) contributed 38 million dollars to the economy in...