The conflict between environmentalists and graziers in Victoria rages on, writes Stuart Rintoul.
If money is really key to buying a good education, then it is easy to see why Shanghai produces some of the brightest children in China and, by extension, some of the brightest in the world.
Barom ''Rome'' Yu was a typical Wollongong teenager, into surfing and music...
On Tuesday, Fairfax Media's Colin Cosier and Nicky Phillips will travel to Antarctica for a four-week polar expedition. They will be based at one of Australia's three permanent stations, Casey, located 66°17' south. Their trip is to report on an Australian-led international ice core drilling project, which will provide scientists with detailed information about the planet's past climate. They will also cover other Antarctic programs and offer insights into life on the frozen continent.
Just one shark attack in 50 years: does Queensland have a better protection system for swimmers and surfers than NSW?
What began as a fashion marriage made in monochrome heaven is ending in a designer divorce.
The Pope's decision to set up a council of experts and lay people to advise him how to stop the scourge of child sex abuse is based on Australia's approach, leading Catholics say.
It's the magical pairing that produced a one-in-a-million racing star: By Bel Esprit, from Helsinge.
The survivors of an Australian Antarctic helicopter crash are said to owe their lives to two companions, and their rescue to an extraordinary chain of luck.
Many of the world's most mathematically gifted teenagers come from countries with the most lucrative tutoring industries.
WORLD: People around the world have paid tribute to Nelson Mandela, who has died, aged 95.
THE actions of an angry mob of teenagers which violently attacked police on Monday have been condemned as ...