The United States is becoming increasingly divided over gun control but while the argument rages its children keep dying.
Taiwan, the world's biggest maker of iPhones and iPads, has unexpectedly found its economy held hostage by protests by a young generation of digital natives, spawned – ironically – by its high-tech success.
The head of Emirates Airline wants better sharing of intelligence so that a disaster like that of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 is not repeated.
The full transcript of German aviation journalist Andreas Spaeth's interview with Sir Tim Clark.
Sir Tim Clark called into question who was in control of the doomed aircraft and the role of the Malaysian military.
A newly assertive Russia is talking tough and sending its fleet, army and air force outside its borders, but the Cold War is over and unlikely to come back.
It's killed more people than SARS or bird flu, and has one of the highest mortality rates in history. But how serious a threat is Ebola?
The severe sentence handed down to Chinese activist Ilham Tohti is consistent with a widespread crackdown on dissent.
Cambodian authorities frequently extort money from asylum seekers living in the impoverished nation, according to an investigation that raises new concerns about Australia’s plan to send refugees there.
Barack Obama appealed to Americans' sense of fairness, good sense and patriotism to allow five million undocumented immigrants to remain in the US.
A celebration night for Sarah Bryant and her team was held at The Boathouse in Launceston on Friday ...
Christmas came to Launceston on Friday night, with the Lighting of the Tree celebration.
Sheena French celebrated her birthday with a fancy dress party at Hotel Launceston on Saturday night.
We want to know what you think - what should be done to the Cataract Gorge? Leave your ...
Police are investigating two ram-raid burglaries on Launceston businesses that occured early this morning.
"I rise to inform the Senate of my immediate resignation from the Palmer United Party.