A new information-sharing platform is being introduced with the aim of improving collaboration between Australia's state and territory child protection agencies.
Some teachers are "resisting diversity" in their classrooms and failing to cater for disabled students, the disability royal commission has been told.
A woman has faced a Sydney court after two toddlers suffered suspected drug overdoses and had to be taken to hospital.
Indonesia will meet social media companies to discuss its plans to impose fines of up to around $A52,200 if they allow pornography, violence or other "negative" content on their platforms, a communications ministry official says.
Security contractors raised concerns about a colleague's "left-handed suicide" during a drinking session at the Australian embassy in Iraq but were told to keep quiet, an inquest has heard.
New Newcastle coach Adam O'Brien says Mitchell Pearce needs more help but it would be "criminal" to move Kalyn Ponga back to the halves.
A beautiful person and remarkable nurse is how friends and former classmates have described a woman found dead alongside her partner in a rock pool in far north Queensland.
Australia's financial and consumer watchdogs aren't happy with Facebook's proposed global digital currency Libra, also known as the "Zuck Buck".
After bonding at Sydney Roosters, rookie Newcastle coach Adam O'Brien has not ruled out making a play for Latrell Mitchell amid speculation the NRL superstar will walk away from the two-time defending premiers in 2020.
Sam Burgess' father-in-law falsely accused the recently retired NRL star of intimidation, a NSW court has been told.