Dodgy childcare crackdown nets $3 billion
The federal government’s crackdown on dodgy childcare providers has saved taxpayers $3 billion, Education Minister Dan Tehan says.
About 700 defence personnel who served in Operation Tamar - the peacekeeping mission in Rwanda in the 1990s - will be honoured at events in Canberra.
Speed may have been a factor in the derailment of a Melbourne-bound train where the driver and pilot were killed.
The family of domestic violence victim Hannah Clarke has described her as a brave and caring woman abused by an evil, manipulative husband.
A vulnerable former drug addict who was recruited to take part in Australia’s largest tax fraud by a high school friend will spend at least two years in jail.
Former controversial West Australian treasurer Troy Buswell has taken time off work after he was charged with aggravated assault against a woman he knows.
A decision by RSLWA to ban the Welcome to Country during the Anzac Day dawn service and Remembrance Day ceremony has been condemned as out of step and racist.
Hundreds have gathered in Brisbane in solidarity against domestic violence after a mother and her three children were killed by their father on Wednesday.
Francis John Wark has won an appeal against his conviction for murdering WA teenager Hayley Dodd in 1999, with a retrial ordered.
A YouTube prankster says he’s keen to have an underwater car race against South Australian police as they try to prove driving charges against him.
Passengers on board the XPT train that derailed north of Melbourne have recounted the event that killed the train driver and pilot.
A 55-year-old man has appeared in a Brisbane court on charges relating to the alleged sexual exploitation of children online and in the Philippines.
The fight to keep a Tamil family in Australia has started in the Federal Court, with government lawyers filing last-minute evidence.
The government and Labor are expected to pressure each other over their plans to tackle climate change when federal parliament returns on Monday.
Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing 14-month-old girl Acelynn Dutoit.
A former Shepparton business has made national headlines once again as an ABC investigation uncovered a multimillion-dollar scam that targets drug addicts and the homeless. Former local accountancy firm Brown Baldwin have been accused of exploiting...
Investigations are continuing after four people died following an aircraft collission in Mangalore, near Avenel on Wednesday morning.