Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has confirmed a police operation at the Manus Island detention centre on Papua New Guinea this morning, saying hundreds of men will be moved from the centre.
Queensland farmers worry the Galilee Basin will be "destroyed" by mining companies, leaving their children with nothing, while graziers complain of being gagged over forced land acquisitions, but others dispute this.
The former doctor has pleaded guilty to multiple charges of sexual assault against seven girls and faces at least 25 years in prison.
Australia's record 88-0 thrashing of Canada at the women's Rugby League World Cup is overshadowed by the Jillaroos' Renae Kunst levelling a biting accusation against an opponent.
Australian-Zimbabweans say Robert Mugabe's departure is unlikely to be enough for them to be able to return to a country still in the grip of an economic crisis and facing a seismic shift in political power.
Reopening Yemen's main port by Saudi Arabia is insufficient to avert famine unless all restrictions are lifted and commercial goods allowed in, aid groups say.