AUSTRALIA has been named and shamed on a list of the world’s worst human rights offenders – but it’s not just our treatment of indigenous people and asylum seekers that has landed us there.
FORMER heroin-addicted prostitute Kate Holden has spent plenty of time contemplating death. Now a celebrated author and relishing her second chance at life Kate writes for News.com.au why Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran deserve a new horizon.
SCOTT Robson had never been punched or involved in a scuffle but his likable personality and determination to stay out of trouble were not enough to stop him from being the victim of a random king-hit attack.
PULVERISED buildings, rubble-strewn streets, torched cars — these are the first images of Kobane after more than four months of intense fighting.
ITALIAN police believe they are finally breaking the infamous mafia code of silence after a victim of an extortion racket co-operated with authorities for the first time.
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AUSTRALIA’S push to ease visa restrictions on entering the UK has been debated in Westminster for the first time in seven years amid a report showing thousands of Aussies were being forced to leave the UK and or prevented from entering.
BULK billed doctor’s visits will come to an end for general patients when the next controversial tranche of the government’s Medicare reforms to come into effect.
A TEARY-EYED rottweiler has been filmed apparently grieving over the body of his dead twin brother.
TED, the potty mouthed teddy bear is back for round 2.
MORE than a year after his beloved German Shepherd was stolen from his yard, Richard Brower was finally ready to accept Dozer wasn’t coming home.
TRIBUTES have flowed for internationally acclaimed Australian author Colleen McCullough, who has died aged 77.
FLORENCE Henderson, who played squeaky clean Carol Brady in The Brady Bunch, has admitted she has a friend with benefits at 80.
Qantas has just been announced as the winner of an award for the best first class lounge in the world by design industry leader TheDesignAir.
WHEN Emma Freedman was unceremoniously let go from Nine last year, her fans knew it wouldn’t be long until she was snapped up again.
JUSTIN Bieber has recorded a heartfelt video apology for his “arrogant” and “conceited” behaviour, saying he was trying to be someone he isn’t.