Wawrinka into Aussie Open fourth round

Ailing former champion Stan Wawrinka is quietly confident of continuing his push for a second crown…

Qld govt to ramp up anti-violence message

Queensland's government is planning to ramp up anti-violence education in the state's schools following a spate…

US student confirmed detained in N Korea

Otto Warmbier, the American university student being held by North Korea, was detained before boarding his…

Record snow dump expected for Washington

A winter storm that could bury parts of the US Middle Atlantic region under 90cm of…

First Day: The Indian actor bringing traditional dance and theatre to Australia

It looks like a regular classroom – a whiteboard hangs on an off-white coloured wall, chairs…

Zika virus link to paralysis investigated

Two Latin American countries are investigating whether outbreaks of the mosquito-borne Zika virus are behind a…

Strong moves to build Oscar diversity

When the Oscar nominations revealed a second consecutive year of all-white acting nominees, it lit a…

UK oppn says Google deal is ‘derisory’

Google's STG130 million ($A264.60 million) deal with the British taxman is "derisory" and must be investigated…

Thai co-operation vital on terror: Keenan

The Asia Pacific faces a long-term threat posed by terrorist networks supporting Islamic State, the "menace…

McIlroy back in mix in Abu Dhabi golf

Rory McIlroy has ended a frustrating second round with a birdie-eagle finish after landing approach shots…