Australia is one of the “world leaders” for citizen life expectancy, ranked only behind Japan, Singapore and Switzerland, according to the results of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) latest world health check.
The US will honour a controversial agreement with Australia to take refugees from Pacific island detention centres, Vice President Mike Pence said Saturday — a deal Donald Trump had previously branded “dumb”.
A passenger plane landed safely Friday after one of its two propellers fell off in a near disaster as the plane approached Sydney Airport.
A woman whose headphones caught fire on a plane suffered burns to her face and hands, Australian officials said Wednesday as they warned about the dangers of battery-operated devices in-flight.
Australia’s prime minister held talks with Elon Musk Sunday after the US innovator offered to solve the energy crisis plaguing a southern region in a hundred days — or install the technology free.
The first nationwide Australian study into the experiences and opinions of people with epilepsy who treat themselves illegally with medicinal cannabis has been published Friday.
The Cairns Frog Hospital has been operating for 18 years in Australia and is believed to be the only one of its kind in the world.
A light aircraft exploded Tuesday in a “massive fireball” with police saying none of the five people aboard survived as it smashed into a shopping centre near the Australian city of Melbourne.
Regularly using social media contributes to good mental health, an Australian study has found.
The Australian Government will provide five million Australian Dollars to Plan International to build inclusive temporary learning centres and to assist schools to “build back better” in the aftermath of the devastating April 25 earthquake in Nepal.
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott visited Baghdad on Sunday for talks on aiding Iraq in its fight against the Islamic State jihadist group, state television reported.
Jailed Australian journalist Peter Greste has applied to be deported from Egypt, his family said Friday, describing it as the “best option” after a court ordered a retrial of the Al-Jazeera reporter and two colleagues.