New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announces she is pregnant and will "be PM and a mum", after being quizzed about motherhood when she was first elected as the Labour Party leader.
Sir Trevor Garland, who was knighted for services to the Solomon Islands, will today face court over the alleged aggravated sexual assaulting of a man at a home in Sydney's north west last year.
The hottest topic of the Australian Open is once again the heat after a day in which Melbourne sweltered and players just about got roasted on court.
Melburnians — and the world's best tennis players — brace for a stinker today, as power authorities flag the prospect of curtailing some industrial users and firefighters prepare for severe danger across much of Victoria.
Turkish authorities perform a delicate operation using a crane to recover a passenger plane that skidded off a runway in northern Turkey and came to a halt on a cliff edge metres from the Black Sea.
Indigenous Affairs Minister Nigel Scullion claims not a single Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person has approached him about changing the date of Australia Day.