Adani confident Labor will honour environmental approvals for coal mine

The head of Adani Australia says he does not believe a Shorten government poses a risk to the company's proposed Carmichael coal mine in central Queensland.

Zipline plan dumped for Mount Coot-tha, Brissbane council says

The Brisbane City Council scraps its support for the controversial Mt Coot-tha zipline project, with Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner saying in a statement that protecting the area is his priority going forward.

Game of Thrones: Who is the worst war criminal in Westeros? The Red Cross has figured it out

Who is the worst war criminal in Westeros? Does wildfire inflict superfluous injuries? And does the use of dragons in battle breach international humanitarian law? The Australian Red Cross has crunched the numbers.

‘Our only crime is to be born Chinese’: Why are Australia’s new foreign influence laws sparking anger?

Some Australians of Chinese heritage say they feel their "loyalty" is being doubted under new foreign influence laws, which quietly came into effect this month.

‘Barely out of nappies’: Academic takes aim at students’ climate change strike

Students planning to join Friday's global day of action over climate change have been described as victims of "politically correct" teaching and include some who are "barely literate or numerate".