Chinese ships are no longer at the disputed Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea and Philippine boats can resume fishing, officials say, calling the Chinese departure a "welcome development".
Think back 50 years in Australia's history — a man who started his life in a mud hut on the outskirts of Alice Springs was just about to graduate from university as the first Aboriginal person to ever do so.
WA Nationals escalate policy push to boost revenue and revive economy with new tax and payroll tax relief.
Syrian rebels have begun a counter-attack in Aleppo with heavy shelling of government-held areas after a weeks-long Russian-backed offensive against besieged districts held by insurgents, rebels say.
Bruno Fornaroli scores a goal either side of half-time to secure Melbourne City a 2-1 win over Adelaide United at AAMI Park.
The United Nations' human rights office says Islamic State militants appear to be using tens of thousands of civilians in and around the Iraqi city of Mosul as "human shields".