In many cases, a person's status may change without them knowing, and they can even be an illegal immigrant in their own home country.
The first of its kind in an Australian state, the Tasmanian road is made from 73,600 plastic bags and packaging, as well as 82,500 glass bottles.
Some 64 percent of women and 35 percent of men said they had been harassed at their current or former workplace.
Three months since the ban came into action, there are 1.5 billion fewer plastic bags in circulation in Australia.
In 35 years, Melbourne has transformed from a dying city into one of the world’s most vibrant urban centres. But it faces challenges in adapting to its rapid growth.
Australia aims to ban private or religious schools from expelling students on the basis of their sexuality, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Saturday.
In recent months, there has been much heated discussion about the way gender-neutral pronouns (they, them, theirs) are being introduced as alternatives to the more conventional “he” and “...
So far, 2018 has been very warm and exceptionally dry over large parts of mainland Australia. The Bureau of Meteorology’s climate outlook for spring, released today, shows that significan...
Is Australia’s migrant-based population spike good for business or a drain on resources?
Designs that are informed by the times in which they were created - but which still resonate across cultures.
With urban expansion sweeping the world, there are numerous questions about what makes the perfect city - and how many people is too many.
How extreme weather events are damaging farming communities.
The announcement brings the government's total drought relief package to $576 million.
The eastern region's farms are struggling under the extreme heat.
Empowering people is the only way to create real change, according to new research.