The late Tim Fischer was a key proponent of overhauling Australia's gun laws in the wake of the Port Arthur massacre.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison will increase his efforts to rid the internet of violent, extremist content during the G7 summit in France this weekend.
Massive waves will pound the east coast today as a 2000km-long front of gales smashes Australia, to be followed by an “exceptionally cold night”.
Alarmed Brazilians have declared an “apocalypse” as the worst rainforest fires in history ravage the Amazon, plunging a city into darkness.
THE Vatican says George Pell "has always maintained his innocence" but could also try the cardinal over the sex abuse charges in a trial under Church law.
TWO judges have explained in detail the reasons why they rejected George Pell’s appeal in a 120-page judgment released to the public.
What animal do you see here? It’s a question the internet is currently debating as a mind-bending optical illusion confuses us all.
A DANGEROUS assumption about Medicare is costing Australian holiday-makers thousands. Here’s where they’re getting caught out.
Alan Jones’ team says his comments about Jacinda Ardern were taken out of context — but a crucial piece of evidence seems to have vanished.
THE world has reacted after the court handed down its decision to dismiss George Pell’s appeal, upholding his conviction for child sex offences.
Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam says she wants to establish a dialogue with protesters, based on mutual respect and understanding.
WHEN Woolgoolga's Trevor Day died late last month he took a little bit of Australian country music history with him.
THERE will be random acts of yoga galore at this year's sixth annual Ekam Yoga Festival at Francis Retreat, Bonny Hills, on September 14-15.
Waves up to eight metres high are expected to smash the east coast of Australia in the coming days as a severe low pressure system takes hold.
THIS abandoned lot in Sydney is nothing more than a pile of rubble, but it is expected to fetch upwards of $25 million.
IT WAS erected by a small grateful town in 1922 and now a group of locals are battling to have the Woolgoolga Soldiers Memorial restored to its original state.
Last week, Alan Jones sparked outrage over his “misogynistic rant” against Jacinda Ardern. Now, sponsors are shunning him in droves.
Brisbane has been bathed in thick fog at the start of a warm week, but head further south and the cold weather, wind and rain are here to stay.
FIVE Australians have posthumously received bravery awards 76 years after being executed by Japanese forces on Nauru during WWII.
A FRIEND has come to the defence of the man accused of murdering Aussie Sean McKinnon while he slept in New Zealand.