A court has allowed a four-year-old girl to be adopted by a same-sex couple despite her birth parents' opposition on the basis of their Catholic faith.
Amy McNeilage and Matt Wade Dr Feng spoke to Fairfax Media last year about Beijing's control over Chinese-language media in Australia.
A three-year-old girl has died after she was struck by a truck on the NSW north coast on Sunday morning.
Matt Wade There are eight jobs seekers for every job ad in regional NSW.
Andrew Taylor The City of Sydney is canvassing options to encourage more buskers, but the greatest threat to busking may be miserly audiences.
Kieran Gair Five members of the same family have been rushed to hospital after a barbecue exploded during a picnic in the Belanglo State Forest on Sunday.
Adam Gartrell, Political Correspondent Cuts to Sunday penalty rates for low-paid workers could blow a $650 million hole in the federal government's budget bottom line, according to the Australian Institute.
Daniel Flitton The brutal murder of Iranian asylum seeker Reza Barati at the Manus Island detention camp has been dramatised in a new play staged in the Iranian capital Tehran.
Daniel Flitton Australia has taken a lone stand as the only country in its neighbourhood to boycott negotiations for a new global treaty to ban nuclear weapons.
Eryk Bagshaw Coca Cola, Glaxo Smith Kline that have instituted the clean tech energy programme have had their profits climb and businesses expand while those that did not institute the program in the sample have stagnated.
As well as the bus run organised by GoCo and travelling to the outlying villages of Gunnedah Shire, ...
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The Gunnedah Hill Climb takes centre stage on Sunday.
Gunnedah High School Golf Day.