Aussie charity gets nod from UN green bank
Save the Children Australia could get $73 million for each of its projects to help nations deal with climate change, after getting the UN tick of approval.
A police officer has been charged with murder and released on bail over the shooting of Kumanjayi Walker, 19, in a Central Australian Aboriginal community.
A panel of doctors tasked with reviewing medical transfers of refugees being held offshore are siding with the home affairs minister most of the time.
New rules to safeguard universities from foreign interference will require Australian institutions to disclose their research partners and financial donors.
NSW authorities are warning fire conditions could deteriorate as the weekend approaches. Meanwhile, a man has been arrested for suspected arson.
An interim report on the Mascot Towers fiasco has been released but the building’s strata committee is barred from sharing it with the rest of the owners.
A thousand protesters blocked streets and marched to the Victorian parliament calling for justice after a teenager was fatally shot in the Northern Territory.
The royal commission into aged care will on Thursday hear from current and former Bupa managers about governance at its South Hobart home.
NDIS Minister Stuart Robert is set to announce an overhaul of the NDIS with six core aims, saying the scheme is not living up to its “high expectations”.
Volunteer firefighters are ‘dead on their feet’ after battling a devastating bushfire south of Taree in NSW for a week.
The federal government will offer tax incentives to attract foreign capital to boost infrastructure projects worth more than $500 million.
The owner of Melbourne’s Inflation nightclub says she’s ready to move on with her life after she settled with Victoria Police over a shooting in 2017.
The bushfire threat is expected to ease across Queensland on Thursday before conditions worsen heading into the weekend, the weather bureau says.
The Vatican has issued a short, two-sentence statement on Cardinal George Pell’ last-ditch effort to overturn his child sexual abuse convictions.
Shepparton’s sporting community is in shock after boxer Dwight Ritchie died tragically on Saturday in a freak training injury. The 27-year-old was sparring with WBA Oceania middleweight champion Michael Zerafa in Melbourne, when he was struck with...
A CAR ran headfirst into another vehicle in Echuca while allegedly driving at dangerous speeds, at times on the wrong side of the road while fleeing from police through five towns yesterday. Police from nine towns were involved in trying to corner...
A MOAMA teenager has been charged after a collision in Echuca early Friday. The 18-year-old P-plater was lucky to escape injury after crashing her Holden Cruz sedan into a concrete power pole at the corner of Crofton and Dickson streets just before...
POLICE are hunting a man who led them on a wild chase through Kanyapella, Tongala, Echuca and Elmore this morning. Detective Senior Constable Peter Colliver of Echuca criminal investigation unit said police were looking for man who had warrants out...