Philippines basketball player Troy Rike has been given a cash reward and a commendation for protecting Australian basketballer Chris Goulding from fans during a massive courtside brawl.
Two British citizens who are critically ill in hospital are poisoned with Novichok, the same nerve agent used on a former Russian agent in March. Here's what we know about the poisoning and the couple's condition.
As officials continue to work out how to rescue the trapped Thai soccer team, it has emerged that it was the goalie's birthday on the day they first went in — and his family have his cake and presents waiting for him.
Civility, or minimum standards of behaviour that equip us for living daily with strangers, has been in short supply lately, and we all bear responsibility, writes Peter Kurti.
The financial services royal commission hears how incentives — including Las Vegas holidays, a cruise and a Vespa scooter — contributed to hard-sell tactics to sign up Indigenous customers for unaffordable insurance policies.
Bureau of Meteorology data shows maximum temperatures were nearly 1.5 degrees above the long-term average over the last 12 months.