Hamdi Alqudsi claims to live a quiet, modest life.
The Abbott government is preparing to toughen its already hardline asylum seeker policies after its attempt to reintroduce temporary protection visas was blocked in the Senate by Labor and the Greens.
Prosecutors want to adjourn their legal fight against Craig Thomson until next year, after 79 fraud-related charges against the former federal MP were dropped on Tuesday.
A $2.9 billion Medicare dental program for children's teeth will start as planned on January 1, but the eligibility of low income families to claim free treatment for their children remains uncertain.
Australian intelligence and security agencies are investigating a suspected industrial espionage case at the CSIRO, the nation's top scientific organisation.
The ACT will host the first same-sex marriages in Australia this weekend, after the High Court reserved its decision in the Commonwealth's challenge to the territory laws.
A painter from the Bathurst train manufacturing plant where a teenage apprentice was allegedly subjected to months of relentless bullying before committing suicide has spoken of being so badly bullied himself he "wanted to jump off a bridge".
Young Australians have presented a bleak picture of their employment prospects, with only half believing they will get a job in their desired occupation and a quarter fearing there won't be enough work or training opportunities available when they finish school.
Mining magnate Gina Rinehart has been ordered to hand over any agreements between herself and her two youngest daughters which prohibit her children from voicing support for a trustee who their mother has not approved.
TV personality Charlotte Dawson has succeeded after several hours to have a Twitter account featuring images of child rape suspended.
POLICE remain at the scene of a suspected illegal drug lab in central Mandurah.
Police are treating a car fire in Madora Bay as suspicious after the car was found fully engulfed ...
WORLD: South African President Jacob Zuma has confirmed the news that Nelson Mandela has died.
A MAN has been charged with a number of drug and weapons-related offences after a traffic stop in ...
THE portholes, sailing memorabilia and distinct nautical feel of the former Mandurah Sailing Museum will remain when the ...
THE countless hours and hard work that volunteers contribute to the Peel community was recognised on yesterday at ...
Police are at the scene of what is believed to be a drug lab on Hancock Street in ...