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A senior executive at state insurer icare on a salary of $870,000 did not declare in writing for three years that he was also the chairman of two other companies and held a financial interest in a health company providing services linked to workers' com...

Former Greens leader Bob Brown says a legal action brought by his foundation in Tasmania’s Federal Court could end native forest logging across the state as new evidence emerges of a collapse in the numbers of the endangered Swift parrot.

The writer of a movie about Martin Bryant said he knew it would be controversial but his motivation was to consider why mass shootings happen and how gun control can prevent them

Cricket crowds will return for summer, along with standing in pubs, dancing at weddings and international events such as the Sydney Festival

The NSW government has ruled out decriminalising the possession of illicit drugs after a leak from cabinet suggested the dramatic policy shift

NSW Health is urging those in the affected area to be aware of any symptoms of illness, and immediately isolate and get tested should even the mildest of symptoms appear

Released from their homes, consumers went on a three-month splurge that helped the economy grow by 3.3 per cent in the September quarter

St Andrew's Cathedral School in Sydney's CBD has appointed the first female head in its 135-year history to replace John Collier, who will step down at the end of next year after more than a decade as principal

India are on the board in Australia after claiming a 13-run win over Australia in the third one-day international in Canberra on Wednesday

The appointment comes at a critical juncture for the iconic building as it emerges from lockdown, completes $300 million in capital works and prepares for its 50th-anniversary celebrations in 2023


Hong Kong riot police fired tear gas at thousands of protesters, many wearing masks and reindeer horns, as anti-government rallies escalated into chaos on Christmas Eve.

Foreign Minister Marise Payne has released a statement urging police and protesters to find a peaceful outcome | @fergushunter 

Incredible - and frightening - photos are emerging from Mallacoota, a small town in the East Gippsland region of Victoria, where about 4000 people are sheltering near water, protected by CFA tankers. Visit @theage 's live blog for updates: #vicfires 

Breaking: NSW koalas on course to be extinct in the wild by 2050, inquiry finds | @p_hannam 

China should be sued under international law for trillions of dollars for its initial cover-up of the coronavirus pandemic which has caused more than 60,000 deaths and trillions of dollars in economic damage, a new report says | @latikambourke 

Harper Lee, 88, to release second novel 50 years after To Kill a Mockingbird.

Sydney schoolboys take down Martin Shkreli, the 'most hated man in the world'.