Is it time for Australia to do a "Megxit" and break away from the British monarchy?Two decades have passed since the 1999 referendum and the Australian Republican Movement is launching a new campaign for a homegrown head of state.
It could be time to call mum, with a new report finding we're spending more time binge watching streaming services and less time talking on the phone.
A Brisbane man who recently returned from China is being tested to check whether he has contracted a new strain of coronavirus.
The world's central banks have been told they must take responsibility for climate change if they are to stave off a systemic financial crisis, with a price on carbon pointed out as an effective policy.
CORONAVIRUSORIGINS AND SPREAD* The World Health Organisation began responding to cases of unexplained pneumonia in Wuhan, central China, on December 31, 2019.
Forecasters have issued Queensland's first flood warning since May last year for a shire that's been fully drought-declared for six long, hard years.
Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner has suffered a "minor heart scare" that saw him admitted to a Darwin hospital on Saturday.
Chinese authorities and the World Health Organisation (WHO) say a new strain of coronavirus is behind the outbreak of pneumonia in the central city of Wuhan that has now spread to other parts of the country.
One man is in isolation at a Brisbane home over fears he may have contracted the deadly coronavirus while in China.
Storms have brought rain to fire-affected parts of Victoria but also left a trail of further destruction, with thousands of people calling emergency services for help.