Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said the country has voted resoundingly Yes to liberalise its strict abortion laws.
An Australian missionary nun is hopeful of a review of her case, after a deadline for her deportation from the Philippines was extended until June 18.
The former deputy prime minister and his partner Vikki Campion have reportedly locked in an exclusive interview with the Seven Network's Sunday Night program.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has declared the Liberal party is eyeing off five Labor-held seats in Sydney's west and NSW central coast at the 2019 election.
The National Australia Bank says it will compensate businesses and customers who suffered financial losses during a nationwide outage that lasted several hours.
Former managing director of the Australian Christian Lobby Lyle Shelton will head the Australian Conservatives' Queensland Senate ticket at the next election.
Victorian Labor wants to jail bosses whose workers die on site or get ripped off under an election pitch designed to appeal to the blue-collar base.
The Turnbull government has ramped up its push for income tax cuts, pointing to new figures that show they will largely favour middle income earners.
In an escalation of the Gaza borer protests after a lull, dozens of Palestinians were wounded by Israeli gunfire and tear gas as they approached the fence.
Canadian police are hunting the two men suspected of detonating a bomb in a restaurant, injuring 15 people, but don't believe it was an act of terrorism.
Conditions have eased in Western Australia, to the relief of firefighters battling a string of bushfires that have destroyed at least one home.
Australia has requested the Russian Federation begin negotiations about reparations now the country has been found responsible for the downing of MH17.
John Hardy, who was chief executive of Godfreys from 1983 to 2010 and then again from mid-2016 to 2017, has again been appointed to the head role.
Queensland foster father Rick Thorburn was supposed to protect 12-year-old Tiahleigh Palmer but he killed her in a sinister plan to cover his son's crimes.
Harvey Weinstein will plead not guilty to rape and sex abuse charges, his lawyer says; the film mogul, out on $US1 million bail, has surrendered his passport.
What was off is on again, with US President Donald Trump saying there is still a chance the summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could happen on June 12.
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop is in Vietnam this weekend for bilateral talks and will be opening a bridge that Australia helped finance.