The campaign to end live exports has reignited after new vision emerged showing the cruel mistreatment of Australian animals in Middle Eastern countries.
Two housemaids and another man, Andreanus Ongo, the boyfriend of one of the maids, are in custody for the murder, which was alleged to have taken place in the kitchen of the luxury villa the couple shared.
Canberra's Jason Roses may have been evicted from the Big Brother house but he's still dancing.
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A multi-state taskforce to investigate suspected ties between organised crime and union officials is to be established.
Fairfax Media has been nominated for 16 of the most prestigious awards in Australian journalism.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott and senior ministers Warren Truss and George Brandis approved Tourism Minister Andrew Robb's share in three Sydney restaurants - one of which has subsequently been promoted by Tourism Australia - as in line with the ministerial code of conduct.
NSW stands to lose as much as $2.5 billion in investment in 10 approved wind farms that won't proceed if the federal government achieves its goal of slashing the renewable energy target, an industry group said.
Australian Pharmaceutical Industries chief executive Stephen Roche says within two years the distribution of over the counter medicines and health and beauty products to the Priceline network of stores will be more profitable than the traditional drug wholesaling business.
Measures put in place to combat organised crime and corruption at James Packer's proposed Sydney casino will stay secret for at least three weeks after the NSW government baulked at the independent arbiter's finding that they should be made public.