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No demand for military action in Iraq yet: Johnston

Australia has received no requests yet from the United States, to provide military assistance in Iraq and Syria to fight Islamic State militants.

National

Australian government calls Russia’s “invasion” unacceptable

The federal government says Russia’s actions in Ukraine are unacceptable.

National

Virgin Australia posts $335.6 million loss

Virgin Australia will aim to cut $1 billion in costs over the next three years.

World

WHO says Ebola will affect 20,000

The World Health Organisation says the Ebola outbreak in West Africa could affect more than 20,000 people.

World

US condemns Russia for sending troops in to Ukraine

The US has condemned reports 1000 Russian troops have joined fighting in Ukraine.

National

Qantas revealed $2.84 billion loss

Qantas has recorded its worst every yearly financial result, with a loss of $2.84 billion.

National

Kristina Keneally and Nathan Tinkler to front ICAC

Former NSW Premier Kristina Keneally and mining magnate Nathan Tinkler will give evidence at the ICAC today.

World

UN says IS militants in Syria have committed war crimes

The United Nations has accused militants from the Islamic State in Syria of committing war crimes and mass atrocities against civilians.

National

Community leaders protest tough budget measures

More than 100 community organisations have signed a letter to the Federal Government, calling for many of its harsh budget measures to be scrapped.

National

NBN analysis finds Coalition’s scheme more cost-effective

The first cost-benefit analysis of the Australia’s National Broadband Network has ruled the Coalition’s scheme is more cost-effective than Labor’s.