The Administrative Appeals Tribunal has seen a 90 per cent increase in the number of applications to review refugee claims this year compared to 2016.

NSW's police commissioner says Australia lacks access to psychiatrists with expertise in Islamist terrorism which was an issue raised in the Lindt Cafe report.

Tasmania's government is claiming record health spending in its latest budget but the Labor opposition says it won't immediately solve a hospital crisis.

The British election campaign, which was suspended following the suicide bombing in Manchester, is set to resume when UKIP announces its policy pledges.

Indonesian police believe the twin blasts in Jakarta are linked to Islamic State and recent terrorist attacks overseas may have inspired local cells to strike.