Islamic Bank Australia introduces Sharia-compliant banking, rejecting interest and emphasizing ethical finance
Move consistent with UN Security Council resolutions, also with approach taken by UK, EU, New Zealand, says Foreign Minister Penny Wong
Shaddock set out in April with his canine companion Bella on journey from Mexico to French Polynesia but stranded at sea after ship got caught in storm and its electronic accents failed
Taylor Swift's Eras Tour creates frenzy in Australia as VIP packages sell out, causing site crashes, leaving fans in anticipation.
E-safety commissioner Julie Inman Grant -- a former Twitter employee -- said the platform was now responsible for one-in-three complaints about online hate speech reported in Australia.
Xiao Qian told reporters in Canberra that China would resume imports of Australian timber as of Thursday after Beijing clamped down on the trade in 2020.
In a world where hunger persists, Australia has taken a bold step by announcing AUD 5M for emergency nutrition.
Beijing calls the AUKUS deal a violation of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty
Last year, the two countries signed a free trade deal called the Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement (ECTA), the first signed by India with a developed country in a decade.
As part of the historic defense pact, Australia is anticipated to purchase up to five nuclear-powered submarines of the US Virginia class in the 2030s.
The Queensland capital was awarded the 2032 summer Olympics and Paralympics two years ago, returning the Games to Australia for a third time after Melbourne 1956 and then Sydney 2000.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) said it would consult Indigenous people on a new design that "honours the culture and history of the First Australians".
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