A child abuse victim who was sent to Australia from Aberdeen believing he was an orphan has told of sexual abuse and “brutal beatings” at the hands of paedophile priests.
Former Australian rugby union player Israel Folau has settled his legal dispute with Rugby Australia (RA) and New South Wales Rugby Union (NSWRU) after his dismissal for a homophobic social media post.
A body has been found in the Australian bush which police believe to be that of missing British man Aslan King.
A search involving a helicopter, boats and mounted police had failed to find any trace of a British man missing in the Australian state of Victoria by late on Sunday.
A 25-year-old Briton has gone missing in the Australian bush, according to local police.
Hundreds of students have been awarded degrees at a special ceremony at Aberdeen University.
An effective way to block the transmission of the mosquito-borne dengue virus has been developed by scientists in Scotland and Australia.
A dog named Bear has been helping to save injured koalas following devastating bushfires in Australia.
Thick smoke from wildfires has shrouded Sydney and its surrounding areas, with health experts warning residents with medical conditions to remain indoors.
Ant and Dec will be reunited in the jungle as I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here returns with a star line-up.
A non-stop Qantas flight from London landed in Sydney 19 hours and 19 minutes after take-off.
A non-stop Qantas flight from London to Sydney has landed, 19 hours and 19 minutes after take-off.
Australia’s highest court on Wednesday agreed to hear an appeal by Cardinal George Pell of his convictions for molesting two choirboys in a cathedral more than two decades ago.
Ferocious wildfires were burning at emergency-level intensity across Australia’s most populous state on Tuesday, as authorities warned most residents in their paths that there was no longer time to flee.
Australia’s most populous state declared a fire emergency on Monday, with worsening conditions expected from wildfires that have claimed three lives and more than 150 homes.
A trial which hides “likes” on Instagram is to be expanded to the United States.
At least three people are dead, several remain missing and dozens have been injured as wildfires continue to raze Australia’s drought-stricken east coast.
An Australian-style points-based system would allow Britain to control the number of people coming into the country after Brexit but still welcome much needed professionals like nurses, according to the Conservatives.
Hampshire have signed Australia off-spinner Nathan Lyon for next year’s Specsavers County Championship.
Actor Geoffrey Rush’s lawyer has told an Australian appeals court a judge was “well and truly justified” in concluding the Oscar winner was unable to work after being defamed in newspaper articles in 2017.
Conservationists fear hundreds of koalas have died in wildfires that have razed prime habitat on Australia’s east coast.
A Swedish paramedic and nurse have spoken of how their swift action helped save the life of an English man in Australia whose foot was bitten off by a shark.
A British tourist has had his foot bitten off in a shark attack while snorkelling off the north-eastern coast of Australia, authorities said.
Tourists have gathered at Australia’s Uluru for their last chance to scale the sacred rock.
A dog had to be rescued from a steep cliff in Australia after becoming stranded halfway down.
Australia’s major newspapers published redacted front pages on Monday in a coordinated campaign to highlight government secrecy that is often justified on national security grounds.
The Rugby World Cup semi-finals line-up was completed on Sunday as Wales and South Africa triumphed in the last eight.
Ben Youngs says there is more to come as England prepare for a World Cup semi-final against New Zealand.
England and New Zealand sealed their respective places in the Rugby World Cup semi-finals with big wins over Australia and Ireland respectively.
Eddie Jones hailed his players’ Samurai spirit following a record-equalling victory over Australia that saw them storm into the World Cup semi-finals.