Shinzo Abe leads Japan again: does it spell trouble with China?

First Reaction Mon 17 Dec, AT 11:17

Abe is back as prime minister and some fear what his hard-line patriotism will mean for Asia

World condemns North Korea after successful missile test

First Reaction Wed 12 Dec, AT 08:45

Long-range missile puts satellite into orbit, but tests could be part of nuclear programme

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Aussies fume as Apple Maps sends them to the outback

One-Minute Read Mon 10 Dec, AT 16:00

Drivers looking for the town of Mildura are being sent to a desert where temperatures can be deadly

Australian DJs 'heartbroken' over Kate nurse suicide - video

First Post Mon 10 Dec, AT 09:24

Tearful presenters apologise to Saldanha family – but why did 2Day FM broadcast without permission?

Australian PM Julia Gillard confirms end of world - video

Video Fri 7 Dec, AT 15:52

The Mayan prophecy is right, says Aussie PM - it's all going to end on 21 December 2012

Rupert Murdoch mourns death of his mother, Dame Elisabeth

First Reaction Thu 6 Dec, AT 14:12

Dame Elisabeth Murdoch, Australian matriarch of the Murdoch clan, has died at the age of 103

Ponting picks right time to bow out of Test cricket, say experts

First Reaction Thu 29 Nov, AT 10:37

Former Australian captain and ace batsman was wise to quit before next year's Ashes tour of England

Critics hail Alastair Cook's bold call to bring Pietersen back

Talking Point Wed 28 Nov, AT 10:18

Star batsman's return to England fold surprised many observers – but Cook has shown he's a clever captain

China salutes Kim Jong-un, The Onion's Sexiest Man Alive

One-Minute Read Tue 27 Nov, AT 16:03

When a satirical US website chose it's Sexiest Man, they weren't expecting China to take it seriously