Government contractors will be forced to employ a workforce that is at least 40 per cent female under new quotas set by the Australian human rights commission.
An Adelaide police officer is in hospital after being shot with an arrow in the city's east.
A Sydney woman has experienced a new level of luxury during a recent Uber trip.
Pauline Hanson's One Nation is at risk of being de-registered as a party following claims electoral rules were breached.
Australian security agencies are examining a disturbing video, believed to have been filmed by notorious Islamic State terrorist Khaled Sharroouf.
NASA has released the first photos taken from inside Saturn's rings.
A trekker missing in a remote area of northwest Nepal for nearly seven weeks has been found alive.
A woman has been shot and wounded during a counter-terror raid in north London.
Three Australians could be stripped of their citizenship after being captured in Lebanon, accused of fighting for Islamic State.
A Queensland woman, who was most recently living in Sydney, has died in a scooter crash in Bali. Police say the 26-year-old wasn't wearing a helmet.