Human Rights Watch says it has documented 25 instances of "kneecappings" by Bangladeshi police, and that countries like Australia should demand improvements if their co-operation is to continue.
While authorities assess what caused last night's blackout, kids of South Australia have answers of their own, pointing fingers at the Back to the Future car and tigers that escaped from the zoo.
Arrium employees in South Australia accept a 10 per cent pay cut recommended by the firm's administrator, potentially paving the way forward for the debt-ridden Whyalla steelworks.
The increase in Victoria's crime rate is showing no sign of stopping, with the latest statistics revealing a more than 13 per cent rise in total offences.
An Iranian hairdresser whose body was found in Sydney's inner-city this morning was murdered by her partner, police say.
Five protesters who broke into the boundary of the top secret military base at Pine Gap are freed after a judge drops charges because of "flawed" and "premature" police prosecution.