Cooling house prices not all bad: RBA boss
Reserve Bank governor Philip Lowe says it is important to keep declining house prices in big Australian cities in perspective.
New Zealand has dismissed media reports that it rejected single asylum seeker men from Manus Island, in contradiction to a public offer to Australia.
Cyclone Oma is delivering high winds and damaging surf along the Queensland coast and into NSW, but the storm is expected to remain offshore.
Coal imports from Australia have reportedly been banned at China’s northern port of Dalian and coal imports from all sources have been capped for 2019.
Opposition Leader Bill Shorten says the government needs to explain the Helloworld saga, with senior Liberals linked to the travel company.
The royal commission into aged care has heard of a range of issues in the sector as its first two weeks of hearings draw to a close.
Labor wants to increase the amount that Australian bank victims could claim in compensation and let people have a second chance at pressing their case.
Chinese-Australian billionaire Chau Chak Wing is set to learn whether his defamation case against Fairfax Media and one of its journalists has been successful.
A Brisbane jury is determining if a woman allegedly raped by former CFMEU official David Hanna consented to their sex.
Melbourne’s Bourke Street killer James Gargasoulas is due to be sentenced to prison, more than two years after murdering six pedestrians during a car rampage.
Graziers affected by floods that swept through western Queensland are being offered $5000 to help them get rid of rotting cattle carcasses.
Sydney’s Opal Tower is structurally sound overall, but has a number of design and construction defects that led to cracking, an independent report has found.
Labor is going after the coalition’s jobs record, which the opposition says is heavily reliant on taxpayer-funded growth.
The NSW premier acknowledges there’s been some “disruption” in the rollout of her government’s big infrastructure projects.
TR has not only claimed the 2019 Southern 80, but has done so in style.
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A toddler has died after being struck by a Ford Falcon ute outside a Tatura home last night on Sunday, 27 January. Emergency services were called to the Peter Avenue home about 6pm. The 1-year-old Tatura boy was worked on by paramedics and police...