France and the Philippines are considering a defense pact that would allow them to send military forces to each other‚Äôs territory for joint exercises.
Former Team USA CEO and skipper Jimmy Spithill will take the wheel of Team Australia‚Äôs ‚ÄúFlying Roo‚ÄĚ foiling catamaran in SailGP‚Äôs Dubai regatta on Dec. 9-10 while countryman Tom Slingsby is on paternity leave.
Survivors of the harmful morning sickness drug thalidomide were in the public gallery when Australia‚Äôs Parliament made a national apology for what was described as one of the darkest chapters in Australia‚Äôs medical history.
A visiting Chinese official has warned Australia to act with ‚Äúgreat prudence‚ÄĚ in deploying warships in the South China Sea after a recent confrontation between the two navies.
Relatives and a friend of Israelis kidnapped and killed by Hamas visit Australia‚Äôs Parliament House
Relatives and a friend of Israelis kidnapped and killed by Hamas are visiting Australia this week and sharing personal stories in an effort to lobby for international support for all hostages to be freed ‚ÄĒ and to support Israel‚Äôs war effort.
Wrist spinner Ravi Bishnoi took 3-32 to bowl India to a 44-run victory over Australia in their second Twenty20 cricket international and give the hosts a 2-0 lead in the five-match series.
New laws rushed through Australia‚Äôs Parliament last week to mandate curfews and electronic tracking bracelets on some foreigners with criminal records are facing their first High Court challenge.
Australia rallied to defeat the Czech Republic 2-1 and reach the semifinals of the Davis Cup. Max Purcell and Matthew Ebden defeated Adam Pavlasek and Jiri Lehecka 6-4, 7-5 in the decisive doubles match to set up a last-four encounter with Finland on Friday.
India and Australia say they‚Äôre committed to boosting economic and strategic ties as their top diplomats shared concerns over China, regional security and the Israel-Hamas war.
The Cricket World Cup attracted a tournament-record 1.25 million spectators during the 6 1-2-week event which ended Sunday with Australia beating India by six wickets for its sixth title.
The 6 1/2-week Cricket World Cup is finally over and Australia is back as the king of the 50-over format.
Australia‚Äôs prime minister has criticized China for what he calls a ‚Äúdangerous‚ÄĚ encounter between Chinese and Australian warships but declined to say whether he raised the issue with President Xi Jinping.
India and Australia are set to hold talks focused on bolstering their strategic, defense and security ties in New Delhi.
The Cricket World Cup final belonged to Travis Head. His diving catch to remove India captain Rohit Sharma quietened the heavily partisan crowd in the first innings and his match-winning knock of 137 silenced them completely.
Australia has won the Cricket World Cup for a record-extending sixth time. Australia ended India‚Äôs dominant run in its home tournament with a six-wicket victory in a low-scoring final on the back of Travis Head‚Äôs 137.
Australia says its navy divers were likely injured by the Chinese navy‚Äôs ‚Äėunsafe‚Äô use of sonar
Australia has accused the Chinese navy of likely causing minor injuries to Australian naval divers by operating its sonar while they were trying to clear fishing nets from their ship‚Äôs propellers.
Lawyers for the first person to be charged under Australia‚Äôs foreign interference laws have told a court that a hospital donation made through a federal government minister was not a covert attempt to curry favor on behalf of the Chinese Communist Party.
Son Heung-min and Hwang Hee-chan teamed up and scored a goal each to help South Korea beat Singapore 5-0 in World Cup qualifying five days after facing each other in the Premier League.
Migrants with criminal records face up to five years in prison for breaching their visa conditions under emergency legislation passed by the Australian Parliament.
South Africa will be aiming to shrug off the tag of chokers when it takes on five-time champion Australia in the Cricket World Cup semifinals.
Australia‚Äôs digital spy agency says the nation‚Äôs cooperation with the United States and Britain to develop an Australian fleet of submarines powered by U.S. nuclear technology is a likely target of state-sponsored cyberespionage.
Australia‚Äôs immigration minister says three murderers are among 81 foreigners recently released after the High Court ruled their indefinite detention in migrant centers was unconstitutional.
Australia‚Äôs immigration minister says 80 people including convicted criminals who are considered dangerous have been released from Australian migrant detention centers since the High Court ruled last week that their indefinite detention wis unconstitutional.
Japan is leading an annual multinational naval exercise that includes the Philippines as an observer for the first time.
England has bowed out of the Cricket World Cup with a 93-run consolation win over Pakistan. Mitchell Marsh recorded his career-best ODI score as Australia beat Bangladesh by eight wickets in Saturday‚Äôs other game.
Australia is offering the island nation of Tuvalu a lifeline to help residents escape the rising seas and increased storms that climate change is bringing.
Australia captain Meg Lanning has announced her retirement from international cricket after winning seven World Cup titles during a 241-match career.
An Australian court will consider overturning a woman‚Äôs convictions for killing her four children. A government inquiry reported the court review on Wednesday months after Kathlenn Folbigg was pardoned for the crimes due to new scientific evidence that the siblings had died of natural causes.
Australia‚Äôs leader calls for free and unimpeded trade to resume with China after ties deteriorated
Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has called for the ‚Äúfull resumption of free and unimpeded trade‚ÄĚ with China in a meeting with Chinese Premier Li Qiang.
Australia‚Äôs central bank has lifted its benchmark interest rate for the first time since June with a quarter percentage point hike that brought the cash rate to a 12-year high of 4.35%.
Japanese and British foreign and defense ministers met and agreed to further deepen military cooperation under a new security pact that allows their militaries to enter each other‚Äôs territory for joint exercises.