Child abuse victims have protested outside the Office of Public Prosecutions.
BHP mining deal investigated for corruption involved Cambodian PM Hun Sen, cables reveal.
New cables reveal Hun Sen's role in the failed project.
A doctor accused of putting profits before the medical treatment of patients at the Advanced Medical Institute is due to appear in court on Tuesday morning as part of the competition watchdog's case against the erectile dysfunction treatment company.
Australia's neighbours emerging as the best placed to prosper from lowering emissions.
Warren Rodwell says he ''felt a great sense of helplessness and hopelessness'' while being held for almost 15 months by Islamic terrorists in the southern Philippines.
A friendly wager between two PhD students led one to winning a bottle of port - and the loser a Nobel prize. In the 1990s Brian Schmidt bet former Harvard friend Sean Carroll the density of the universe would never be discovered.
The opposition has called on the Gillard government to demand an immediate explanation from Israel as to whether its security agency, Mossad, misused Australian passports in its employment of Ben Zygier.
Some of Australia's poorest families are skipping meals and selling possessions to pay their power bills, a new report has found.
Long-serving scientists who had held senior positions within the CSIRO were the four victims of a fatal helicopter crash just north of Wollongong last week.