Australia has called time on a military training mission in Iraq.Australian and New Zealand troops have since 2015 been deployed to Taji in northern Iraq to train local troops.
Stage three of revised coronavirus restrictions are set to come into force across the Northern Territory including the opening of sporting and other venues with up to 500 people in attendance.
Almost $30 million in federal funding will be used to support medical research into the nation's two biggest killers, heart disease and stroke.
The world hit another record high for heat-trapping carbon dioxide in the atmosphere despite reduced emissions because of the coronavirus pandemic, scientists say.
Hollywood celebrities, musicians and politicians have gathered in front of the golden casket of George Floyd at a fiery memorial for the man whose death sparked global protests.
German prosecutors say they assume Madeleine McCann, the British girl who went missing while on holiday in Portugal with her parents in 2007, is dead.
The anti-viral drug remdesivir has been recommended for the treatment of COVID-19 patients in Australia, by the national taskforce bringing together the country's peak health groups.
There was no shortage of critics after Brisbane experienced their worst loss in club history for the second time in five NRL games on Thursday night.
An Australian reporter feared she would be stabbed to death on live television hours before an angry mob chased down her colleagues during protests in London.
Ben Te'o has answered an SOS from Brisbane, signing with the NRL club for the rest of the 2020 season.