The move follows recent high-profile cases of child abuse overseas including 1 where 11 Indonesian girls were sexually exploited in Bali.
30 May 2017 3:33 PM
Republican John McCain said Russia's alleged meddling in elections was a danger to democracy.
30 May 2017 8:18 AM
An estimated 50,000 asylum-seekers flooded into Australia on more than 800 boats over the previous five years.
21 May 2017 1:11 PM
Global network to continue sharing info with US despite secrets leak.
17 May 2017 1:07 AM
Police were alerted to the gruesome discovery when the building's management reported a rank smell coming from the couple's Brisbane home.
15 May 2017 1:02 PM
The infant became a quadriplegic for life due to severe injuries to his skull and subsequent brain damage.
10 May 2017 4:58 PM
The accused then took her to back side of the club for privacy where he sodomised her forcefully.
04 May 2017 9:30 PM
Under Queensland state law, a person found to be of unsound mind at the time of an offence, cannot face further criminal proceedings.
04 May 2017 12:54 PM
Sheikh, also being a video blogger, had made a viral video for his Facebook page, which instructs both young men and girls on how to dress.
01 May 2017 6:10 PM
Patel said that despite his requesting the woman for a seat next to her, she attacked the couple verbally.
29 Apr 2017 4:14 PM
Australia drew comparisons to moves by US President Donald Trump to tighten skilled-worker visa rules on Tuesday.
19 Apr 2017 1:31 PM
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the attacks were concerning enough to involve the Joint Counter Terrorism Team.
07 Apr 2017 1:05 PM
In a statement Friday, Cricket Australia said O'Keefe will also be required to undergo counselling.
07 Apr 2017 10:42 AM
These new measures do not include the bans on electronic devices being used in cabins on passenger flights.
01 Apr 2017 8:45 PM
He had threatened her that she would never see her brother again if she told anyone about the abuse.
27 Mar 2017 1:16 PM
He was arrested and charged for planning a terrorist attack on April 24, a day before thousands of Australians gathered to mark ANZAC Day.
24 Mar 2017 12:47 PM
A minister said that the deadly rampage near Britain’s Parliament on Wednesday showed Australia was right to be cautious.
23 Mar 2017 1:05 PM
Social media, and particularly Facebook, are very popular with scammers seeking to contact targets.
13 Feb 2017 1:13 PM
The government has been increasingly worried about foreign fighters returning home.
12 Feb 2017 9:32 AM
Cricket Australia said Pietersen had 48 hours to decide if he wanted to appeal the match referee's decision.
03 Feb 2017 1:34 PM