PNG leader dismisses Chinese cash concerns
The leader of Papua New Guinea has dismissed concerns about Chinese investment in his Pacific nation.
The prime minister of Papua New Guinea has renewed calls to end offshore processing of asylum seekers on Manus Island, after meeting Scott Morrison in Canberra.
South Australian woman Zainab Abdirahman-Khalif, who was jailed for being a member of Islamic State, has appealed her conviction.
Victoria Police is being sued over claims officers battered a man while arresting him in a 2014 counter-terrorism raid.
The Greens are trying to ban the use of taxpayer funds towards coal-fired power stations, with the party’s only MP Adam Bandt introducing laws to parliament.
A new survey has found that increasing petrol prices have pushed up the average weekly cost of new car ownership.
NSW is set to introduce the country’s toughest penalties for animal activists who invade farms, ranging from fines for trespassing to possible jail time.
A familiar political stoush is brewing in Canberra over proposed new laws banning foreign fighters from returning to Australia for up to two years.
Liberal senator Dean Smith has broken ranks with the federal government to call for an increase in Newstart.
A review by the nation’s top bureaucrat has found post-politics jobs taken by Christopher Pyne and Julie Bishop have not breached ministerial standards.
The Morrison government wants to push ahead on some of its key legislation this week, including drought funding for farmers and dealing with farm invaders.
The coalition government is adamant no deals will be struck to pass laws setting up a fund to improve drought resilience despite resistance from the opposition.
Jessica Camilleri, 25, has been refused bail following allegations she decapitated her mother using several knives at their home in western Sydney.
Papua New Guinean Prime Minister James Marape has received a ceremonial welcome after arriving at Parliament House, but things quickly came down to business.
Human remains were discovered in dense bushland in Mooroopna on Wednesday afternoon. The body was found in the vicinity of Common Track by members of the public who quickly notified police. Shepparton Police processed the site in the early hours of...
Part of the Goulburn Valley Hwy is closed in Kialla West due to an incident which occurred about 4.20pm. Police are currently diverting all traffic along the highway onto Mitchell Rd, Central Kialla Rd and Union Rd. It is unknown when the road will...
A hotel in Mooroopna is currently taped off by police due to an assault that took place on the premises overnight. Shepparton Crime Investigation Unit acting sergeant Jeff Wren said a person has been hospitalised following the incident. He said the...