A Leighton Holdings subsidiary is facing a corruption inquiry after it won a $5 billion Indian coalmining deal in partnership with a company owned by the family of India's former coal minister.
For most of this year, it has been Gai Waterhouse versus the world.
Much of the Great Barrier Reef is continuing to degrade, especially in the inner areas where a slew of new port developments are proposed and waiting approval from the federal government.
The Governor-General, Quentin Bryce, wants to spend her last months in office promoting a national discussion to elevate the status of human rights for all Australians.
Queensland police have been warned that members of the latest outlaw motorcycle gang to move onto the Gold Coast say they would rather kill police than be arrested and face the government's new laws.
An Israeli man jailed over the 1995 assassination of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin has provided a rare glimpse into the cell where Melbourne man Ben Zygier, known as Prisoner X, ended his life.
A wine list is an unusual choice for bedtime reading, but 23-year-old Julia Sewell has perused Rockpool Bar and Grill's 156-page wine list every night for the past month, ensuring her knowledge of wine remains as sharp as her palate.
How do you design a building that will sit next to the most famous building in the world?
Somewhere between the cyber espionage that outed the US as Big Brother Inc and the phone-hacking scandal that sank Rupert Murdoch's British form of journalism, the real news of the world may be Spies 'R' Us.
Australia's reputation as a friendly and trusted leader in the region will be dented if it is proved it is using its embassies to spy on neighbouring countries.
A 37-year-old man has been charged with the murder of Katherine man Ron Donaldson.
WORLD: People around the world have paid tribute to Nelson Mandela, who has died, aged 95.
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