Proposed law would see those who intimidate or threaten based on sex, sexuality, gender identity, intersex status or religious convictions face penalties and injunctions
Penalties of up to $12,600 and court-ordered injunctions will be available as remedies for people who are vilified, intimidated or threatened for participation in the same-sex marriage postal survey under a new proposed law.
Although the vilification provision would extend to both sides of the debate, Labor has warned a new bill will only provide limited protections and hurtful material will not be stopped.
Strangers can enter your living room via seemingly innocent children’s technology. Here’s what to look out for, writes eSafety commissioner Julie Inman Grant.
The death of Holby City star John Michie’s daughter at Bestival makes front-page headlines.
At the beginning of the 9/11 remembrance ceremony at the Pentagon, President Trump said “we emerge closer, stronger and more determined than ever” in the face of hardships like Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Tuesday said pre-orders for its Galaxy Note 8 premium smartphone have hit the highest-ever for the Note series, beating its predecessor Note 7 over five days by about 2.5 times.
The former presidential candidate’s new book, What Happened, tries to come to terms with her election defeat and likens Trump to the dystopian classic
Hillary Clinton uses her new memoir to draw parallels between Donald Trump’s “war on truth” and the Soviet Union and George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four.
“Attempting to define reality is a core feature of authoritarianism,” the defeated presidential candidate writes in What Happened, published on Tuesday. “This is what the Soviets did when they erased political dissidents from historical photos. This is what happens in George Orwell’s classic novel Nineteen Eighty-Four, when a torturer holds up four fingers and delivers electric shocks until his prisoner sees five fingers as ordered.”
Government payments to keep Australia’s oldest coal plant running would amount to a carbon subsidy. It’s worth looking at the financial — and carbon — cost.
McConnell said the Trump’s deal with Democrats was “not quite as good as my counterpart thought it was.”
Australian children as young as four are being coerced into live-streaming and recording explicit videos and sharing sexualised images of themselves online. Officials say the number of reports of these cases is “literally exploding” and overwhelming police.
The battle for control of the Ten Network turns ugly, with failed bidders Lachlan Murdoch and Bruce Gordon trading barbs with the receivers and US media giant CBS.