Tony Wright Prime Minister Tony Abbott has inserted a new fleet of large surveillance drones worth up to $3 billion into the last days of the South Australian election, declaring they will operate from an air...
Megan Levy French tourist Aurelie Lhorme arrived in Australia this month and set off on a road trip along the country's rugged southern coastline.
Tom Arup South Australia Premier Jay Weatherill has urged Victorians to back his campaign to return more water to the Murray-Darling Basin.
The mid-north town of Eudunda has been cut off as heavy rains spark flash flooding in South Australia.
David Wroe The Australian Defence Force is boosting its drone training program by bringing an unmanned aircraft back from Afghanistan in preparation for a future in which the technology will play a much greater...
Stephen Conroy In strategically uncertain times, the last thing we should do is kill off our submarine industry.
Michael Bachelard Indonesian authorities have identified the Australian surfer who lost his life after taking to the waves in Bali.
Michael Bachelard An Australian light aircraft flying from Darwin has been forced to land by two Sukhoi fighter jets because it was in Indonesian airspace without permission.
Chris Bonnor and Barrie Shepherd What the Gonski review found – and what it warned about – has been vindicated by mounting evidence paraded each year on the My School website.
Julie Power The P-plate age should be raised, a night-time curfew should placed on novice drivers and new drivers should be banned from carrying more than one passenger, a researcher has recommended after...
Heath Aston, Lisa Cox, Tom Allard Families in the outer suburbs of Sydney and Melbourne have been forced to do the heaviest lifting by the budget while those in the electorates of Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Treasurer Joe Hockey...
Chris Vedelago The Australian Crime Commission is preparing to launch a nationwide crackdown on bikies that will target multiple clubs simultaneously in every state and territory.
Michael Green Nicko Lunardi, from Newport, is wearing a black T-shirt with two skulls on it. He is 27 years old, an electrician, and a drummer in two punk bands.
Matthew Raggatt Australian youngsters with flying dreams have met in Gungahlin to parade their skills and mark 80 years of Air League Cadets.
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Julia May Older people are especially vulnerable to online dating scams yet in Australia there is little support for victims, reports Julia May.
Claire Stewart This year’s 100 Women of Influence winners represent a wide cross-section of business and community life across Australia, writes Claire Stewart.
A teenager who died in a car crash after apparently swerving to miss a duck on a South Australian road has been remembered as a "beautiful, smiley" woman who would be deeply missed.
Julie-Anne Davies Embattled euthanasia campaigner Dr Philip Nitschke has been investigated by police on behalf of Coroners in every Australian state over his involvement in nearly 20 suicide deaths in the past three...
Tim Colebatch The Victorian Premier broke new ground in pushing for women's rights and campaigning for the environment. In his new book, Tim Colebatch reveals a little-known side to the Liberal politician.