A former ASIO chief David Irvine urges the Federal Government to create a "single Commonwealth-led cooperative agency" charged with countering cybercrime in Australia.
Reigning champion and title favourite Roger Federer sweeps into the Australian Open third round with a win over German Jan-Lennard Struff.
Bougainville Copper Limited (BCL) is told its bid to extend an exploration licence over its Panguna site has been rejected because of divisions among landowners.
Despite a raft of policies aimed at slowing the economy, cutting debt and easing pollution, China's GDP last year easily beating the official growth target for the year.
Only five people survived after the bus travelling on a busy highway frequently used by migrant workers heading to Russia burst into flames.
Ashleigh Barty reaches the third round of the Australian Open for the second consecutive year following a gritty three-set victory over Camila Giorgi on Rod Laver Arena.