Morrison to shun UN compact on migration
Australia will not be signing up to a UN-sponsored document on safe and orderly migration on the grounds it threatens the country’s borders, News Corp reports.
Convicted drug smuggler Renae Lawrence, the first Bali Nine member to be freed, is expected to return to Australia after serving more than 13 years in prison.
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews will go head-to-head with Opposition Leader Matthew Guy on Wednesday in the marginal seat of Frankston.
Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton wants proposed legislation allowing police to read encrypted messages made law soon, after a terror plot was foiled.
Two months before four people were killed on the Thunder River Rapids ride in 2016, Dreamworld’s safety officers tried to bypass an engineering inspection.
The arrest of three would-be terrorists has been applauded by the Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria.
A team of scientists has come up with a list of the Aussie mammals most at risk from being wiped out by feral cats and foxes.
Trust in banks, institutions and improving standards of living were the focus of an address by Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Philip Lowe.
Evidence did not “implicate or eliminate” Leonard Warwick in the 1980 murder of his brother-in-law, his murder and bombings trials has been told in Sydney.
South Australia’s Independent Commissioner Against Corruption has called for changes to the state’s secrecy laws.
Sick children at a Melbourne paediatric hospital would be treated sooner under a $31 million Labor pledge to expand the facility.
Australia’s industrial relations minister has rejected union research which claimed many casuals were being denied loading in return for conditions.
Three men accused of plotting a terrorist act in Melbourne have faced court after being arrested during raids.
Young women could benefit from moving on swiftly from setbacks, according to federal minister Kelly O’Dwyer.
A 37-year-old woman and a 12-year-old boy have died after a truck collided with their vehicle on the Murray Valley Highway in Brimin on Friday night at about 9.30pm. The truck driver has been identified as a 31-year-old Mooroopna resident and has...
ECHUCA Regional Health staff have been left shocked and saddened by the death of former surgical registrar Daniel Christidis in a shark attack on Monday. Mr Christidis, 33, died in North Queensland after he was attacked while paddleboarding in the...
POLICE raided a Pakenham St retailer on Wednesday and seized allegedly illegal tobacco.
JOELENE Joyce saw her partner gunned down on a dark and lonely NSW country road before desperately running for her life, even after she had been seriously wounded by the assailant. Daniel Poynton continued to chase the terrified woman in the...