Tearful apology for Vic youth centre abuse

A former youth correctional centre boss has tearfully asked for forgiveness from girls sexually abused under…

Smith ready for Aust cricket’s ‘new era’

Newly installed skipper Steve Smith says he is ready to lead the charge in Australian cricket's…

Pedophile employed at Vic youth centre

A convicted American pedophile was recruited to work at a Victorian state-run youth centre where another…

Pope defends traditional marriage

Pope Francis has issued a stern reminder of the Catholic Church's opposition to gay marriage as…

Oscars boycott racist to whites: Rampling

British actress and first-time Academy Award nominee Charlotte Rampling said in a radio interview on Friday…

US mums-to-be seek reassurance about Zika virus

U.S. doctors are fielding a spate of calls from expectant mothers who recently traveled to countries…

Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refinery

Clive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailing nickel…

Meet the adorable 90-year-old who has become a Reddit guru

He slides the foam headphones over his drooping ears and fixes his pale blue eyes at…

Diamonds seal series with monster win

The Australian Diamonds have hailed their series-sealing thrashing of England and insist there will be no…

Shock as Vic duck hunt season goes ahead

Animal protection groups are appalled the Victorian government has given this year's duck hunting season a…

Djokovic makes flying start to 2016.

The expectations that come with being the undisputed world No.1 could easily become overwhelming.But not for…

Unpaid dues mean 10 countries lose UN vote

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has informed the General Assembly that 15 countries are in arrears in…

Australia Day celebrations leave a bad taste for Indigenous Australians

For Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people across the country, Australia Day embodies a variety of…