The ABC has apologised for wrongly reporting that a five-year-old child was allegedly raped on Nauru.
Two Australian paediatricians say child asylum seekers who have lived on Nauru are among the most traumatised cases they have seen.
Up to 10 Anglican churches around Australia are offering sanctuary to about 270 asylum-seeks at risk of being returned to Nauru in the wake of yesterday's failed...
In 2015, while the federal government took credit for what it has termed "stopping the boats," riots, death and upheaval also dominated headlines from Australia's...
Planning is underway to boost the capacity of the Christmas Island Immigration Detention Centre, in preparation for what may be hundreds of asylum seekers.
As the influx of refugees that try to reach western Europe continues, Syrians fleeing the war through the Balkan route complain their situation has been made more...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has promised to "noticeably reduce" the number of refugees and migrants entering the country, but says Europe will pass the test...
Immigration Minister Peter Dutton says there are 11 children in detention that arrived in boats but he is aiming for zero.
Greece has accepted help from the rest of Europe in regulating its border with Macedonia, where thousands of migrants are trying to cross into the EU.
An Iranian asylum seeker who died after getting a leg infection had a condition that left him susceptible to infections, a court has heard.
A migrant, believed to be Moroccan, has died at a railway on the Greek-Macedonian after being electrocuted.
A Christian group protesting outside Immigration Minister Peter Dutton's office is calling for the release of all children from detention.
An Australian official who paid an Indonesian boat crew to turn back told them not to let their 65 passengers die, a trial has heard.
The fate of a group of 15 Vietnamese asylum seekers reportedly intercepted near Papua New Guinea is unclear.
Three Palestinian asylum seekers have been hospitalised in Darwin after they staged a hunger strike to draw attention on the year they have spent in detention...