Former prime minister Kevin Rudd says the "time has come" for Australia to recognise Palestine, saying his deepest fear is the "drifting towards the disintegration and death of an independent Palestinian state."
Hundreds of police reinforcements have been deployed to Thailand's largest temple where worshippers and monks are vowing to prevent the arrest of a prominent monk wanted on embezzlement charges.
Adam Gartrell The Turnbull government has confirmed it is considering changing the rules that govern its $10 billion green bank to allow it to subsidise the next-generation of coal-fired power stations.
Matthew Knott Angela Zena Hadchiti had dared to hope the abuse was over.
Noel Towell Dog of a day at Defence as boss reveals consultants and contractors now outnumber public servants
Lindsay Murdoch Four North Korean suspects in the assassination of Kim Jong-nam, the elder half-brother of North Korea's leader, flew out of Malaysia within hours of the brazen attack at Kuala Lumpur airport last Monday, police say.
Julie Power The federal government is about to declare war on feral cats – and wants to use community groups in the battle.
David Wroe, National Security Correspondent The Australian head of the Joint Strike Fighter program says he is confident the next delivery of the cutting-edge combat aircraft to the RAAF is on track despite a report finding the next batch of planes will not have the most up-to-date technology.
Adam Gartrell, Political Correspondent The Federal Court has blocked a bid by the Australian Border Force to confiscate the mobile phones of detainees in immigration detention.