Neurologist Oliver Sacks dies aged 82

There was the blind man who had the disastrous experience of regaining his sight. The surgeon…

Thousands rally in Tokyo against PM Abe’s security bills

In one of Japan's biggest protests in years - organizers put the crowd at 120,000 -…

Carter responds to the pressure, ready to shine at World Cup

The 33-year-old had been under immense pressure from younger rivals to perform at test level after…

Qld to expunge gay sex convictions

Gay Queenslanders will finally have their past convictions for engaging in consensual sex struck from the…

Ukraine protests Sydney firm’s Crimea tour

Ukraine's ambassador to Australia has raised concerns with Foreign Minister Julie Bishop over a Sydney-based travel…

Afghan forces kill gunmen after blast Pakistan consulate attack: reports

Two gunmen who barricaded themselves in a house following a suicide bomb attack on Wednesday on the Pakistan…

Indigenous dance troupe tackles climate change

A Kimberley theatre company is set to perform a new work on climate change in rural…

Obama speech knocks Trump, voices hope

US President Barack Obama has taken aim at Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump and accused critics…

‘Heartbreaking scenes’ witnessed in starving Syrian town

An aid convoy on Monday brought the first food and medical relief for months to the…

Pavlich steps down as Fremantle captain

The race is on between Nat Fyfe and David Mundy to become Fremantle's next captain after…

WA bushfire damage grows to 162 properties

Losses from the deadly blaze in Western Australia's South West have grown while the state's emergency…

Suicide bomber kills 15 at Pakistan polio centre

A suicide bomber killed at least 15 people, most of them police, outside a polio eradication centre in…

Superannuation system ‘not fair’, former public servant says

Former Commonwealth public servant Libby Amiel has been comfortably retired for a decade.She's disappointed with how…