Scientists seek quick test for coronavirus
Scientists are developing a quicker test to diagnose the deadly coronavirus, Australia’s chief medical officer says.
A video has surfaced of cancer fraud Belle Gibson at a Melbourne-based Ethiopian community meeting, in which she wears a headscarf and goes by the name Sabontu.
A Sydney school teacher allegedly caught with child abuse material on his mobile phone has been hit with fresh charges.
A drone and robotic camera will be used to help search for a mining worker missing underground since the early hours of Thursday in Tasmania.
A political storm has been triggered by an auditor-general report into community sports grants overseen by cabinet minister Bridget McKenzie
More than 100 people working on Melbourne’s major West Gate Tunnel are set to lose their jobs, amid delay to tunnelling works.
An LNP Queensland MP has quit citing depression and bullying, while a Labor MP is considering leaving her seat to run for Ipswich mayor.
Peak indigenous groups are meeting with the prime minister in Canberra on Thursday, to continue work on a new agreement on closing the wellbeing gap.
The Australian Red Cross has defended how it’s using donations to support bushfire victims after NSW ministers attacked charities for being too slow to help.
Aussie travellers have been warned to reconsider travelling to the Chinese city at the epicentre of the deadly coronavirus outbreak.
A woman has been sexually assaulted by a man who followed her down an aisle at a Melbourne pharmacy.
Malcolm Turnbull has accused his successor Scott Morrison of misleading the country over the influence of global warming on the bushfire crisis.
Victorian Liberal Leader Michael O’Brien says the community needs certainty on long-term carbon emissions reduction targets.
Jann Stuckey, a former minister in the Newman government, is quitting Queensland parliament because of mental health issues.
A 33-year-old Shepparton man has been identified as the victim of Monday’s fatal collision in Arcadia. The man, originally from NSW, was involved in the collision at the intersection of Euroa-Shepparton Rd and Karramomus Rd about 11 am...
A driver has died following a collision with a truck in Arcadia this morning.
The Hume Freeway is closed towards Melbourne, just outside of Wangaratta, due to a truck rollover. Emergency services are on site. Motorists are advised to detour at the Great Alpine road exit to get back on to the Hume Freeway. Northbound lanes...