Australia's cigarette trade is being propped up by the exploitation of children - new figures reveal $16 million worth of tobacco grown in countries using cheap child labour is being imported every year.
Survivors from a boat that sank off the south of Java said they had raised the alarm with Australian authorities, passing on their exact location at least 24 hours before their boat sank with the loss of an estimated 59 lives.
Alan Moir, The Sydney Morning Herald's political cartoonist, sketches the political unreality.
The confirmed death toll from another boat sinking off the southern coast of Java has reached 21, search and rescue authorities have confirmed, with up to 33 still missing.
Australia has much to lose if climate change continues unabated, the head of a new review of climate science has warned.
So what now? Like its previous assessment six years ago, and those before it, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has warned the planet is warming dangerously and humans are the dominant cause.
It is more certain than ever that human civilisation is the main cause of global warming, putting the world on track for dangerous temperature rises, a United Nations panel says.
First came a bang of her gavel and next was one of those steely-eyed stares.
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News ss 'what somebody somewhere wants to suppress; all the rest is advertising'.
A 37-year-old man has been charged with the murder of Katherine man Ron Donaldson.
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