Victorians will no longer need surgery to change gender on their birth certificate, under a proposed new law described by supporters as a step forward for transgender rights.
The world's population is getting older and growing at a slower pace but is still expected to increase from 7.7 billion now to 9.7 billion in 2050, according to the United NationsThe UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs' Population Division said in a new report that world population could...
The number of Australian women experiencing cardiovascular disease, including heart attacks, strokes and death is declining but more younger women are being hospitalised with the condition.
AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan has apologised to fans, amid a widespread backlash to increased security at matches.
Encrypted messaging service WhatsApp says it is working with authorities to help them locate missing Belgian backpacker Theo Hayez.
The NSW treasurer says this week's "state-building" budget will in many ways be one for the bush, with farmers at its heart.
It was a wet and dark evening when Queensland policewoman Wendy Anne Evans was hit and killed by a bus while holidaying in Hobart, but the traffic lights were partly to blame.
NRL head of football Graham Annesley personally phoned North Queensland CEO Jeff Reibel to admit his whistleblowers got a crucial call wrong, which cost them during their golden point loss to the Wests Tigers.
In an ominous warning to NSW, Queensland coach Kevin Walters has rated the Maroons' stirring State of Origin I win as only a "five or maybe six out of 10".
Queensland will look to replace extended squad member Edrick Lee after the Newcastle speedster succumbed to a leg strain.