Crowd estimated at more than 1500 march on Parliament
A dog breeder has been allowed to continue running a puppy farm despite evidence that appears to show dire conditions inside the breeding centre in north-western NSW.
Curiosity and a sense of solidarity have drawn visitors to Lakemba Mosque’s open day, eager to find out more about the religion and the people who have been the target of increasing discrimination in recent months.
Premier Campbell Newman is picking up what Prime Minister Tony Abbott is putting down about reforming the federation.
A rescue mission to save 17-year-old Abdullah Elmir, dubbed the Ginger Jihadi, from joining IS fighters in Iraq was abandoned at the last minute because of fears those involved may end up being charged under the federal government's foreign incursion laws.
Immigration Minister Scott Morrison has used his visit to Lakemba Mosque as part of the National Mosque Open Day to condemn the actions of the latest Australian jihadist to join terrorist group Islamic State.
A Wests Tigers youth footballer is among three men charged with armed robbery after a spate of petrol station raids this month.
In Tokyo this week for the 50th anniversary celebrations of the first of Japan's remarkable high-speed rail lines, the Shinkansen, former deputy prime minister and noted train buff Tim Fischer drew a laugh with a spot of Australian self-deprecation.
Two Australian light-aircraft pilots forced to land by fighter jets because they were violating Indonesian air space have been allowed to fly on to their destination in the Philippines.
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