A man charged with murdering a 52-year-old Canberra man is committed to stand trial in the ACT Supreme Court.
The torching of a traditional Tasmanian Aboriginal bark hut, which was a Year 3 project at Tarremah Steiner School near Hobart, leaves students devastated.
Malaysia confirms its first case of Zika after a woman tests positive for the virus following a three-day visit to neighbouring Singapore.
The Giants are dancing to the beat of their own drum as they approach their AFL Finals debut, writes Patrick Galloway.
Calmer seas, warm weather and the spread of lawlessness in Libya have created conditions that has seen people smugglers ship thousands more migrants to Europe.
The barrister defending Danny Jack Deacon on a charge of murdering his partner Carlie Sinclair urges the jury to find him guilty of manslaughter and accuses the police of bias.