Australia's peak automotive body is urging the federal government to rethink plans to mandate rollover bars on ATVs or quad bikes, warning the move threatens the viability of dealers and could actually cost lives.
India's players were allegedly subjected to racial abuse from a section of the crowd at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) in the third Test against Australia.
Federal opposition leader Anthony Albanese has been discharged from hospital after being injured in a car accident.
A man has been charged after allegedly shooting another man in the foot in public in Sydney's southwest.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian says Australians should assume mutated COVID-19 variants emanating from the United Kingdom and South Africa will become the world's dominant strains due to their contagiousness.
Shark encounters on Australia's coastline could become more commonplace as the La Nina weather pattern drives increased rainfall and changes in ocean conditions.
Scott Morrison has fully backed Queensland's decision to declare a weekend lockdown in the Greater Brisbane area following the confirmation of a case of the highly-infectious UK strain of COVID-19.
Victorians in the greater Brisbane area should cancel any travel plans back to their home state and abide by a new three-day COVID-19 lockdown.
Pre-flight testing of returning Australians will be introduced to help prevent the spread of the more transmissible variant of COVID-19 identified in the United Kingdom.
President Donald Trump has conceded for the first time that Joe Biden will be the next US president, a day after his supporters stormed the US Capitol as Congress was certifying Biden's victory.