The Morrison government will introduce legislation this week to crack down on abuse and bullying on social media.
Emergency services volunteers have been forced to perform an "unacceptable" number of flood rescues across NSW as rising waters drive residents from their homes in the Upper Hunter.
Boris Johnson has ordered the return of mandatory mask-wearing in shops and on public transport, and for contacts of Omicron COVID-19 cases to self-isolate, even if they are vaccinated, after the concerning variant was detected in Britain.
Australia has shut its borders to nine southern African countries and suspended all flights from the region amid concerns about the Omicron variant of COVID-19.
Global investment in offshore wind farms is booming as nations seek to cut their greenhouse gas emissions.
Australia is rolling in spuds and swimming in carrots.In fact, the nation's potato farmers grew enough of them in the past year to fill the MCG.
Australia is sending police, diplomats and defence personnel to the Solomon Islands to provide stability and security after rioting in the capital Honiara.
Victoria's domestic travel permit system has ended, with anyone from Australian states and territories permitted to enter regardless of their vaccination status.
Genesis Owusu has emerged as the breakout ARIA Awards winner, claiming four music industry gongs.
The US Department of Defence says it will establish a new group to investigate reports on the presence of UFOs in restricted airspace.