Australia News

Beirut / Lebanon

Foreign Minister Marise Payne said the Australian government was "shocked and saddened" by the massive blast in Beirut.
2 days ago • Sydney Morning Herald



Cyprus has located and questioned a Russian man named as the owner of the ship that carried the ammonium nitrate later abandoned in Beirut.
5 hours ago • Sydney Morning Herald

Ammonium Nitrate

A deadly explosion in Lebanon has reignited concerns about the stockpiling of ammonium nitrate near residential areas in Australia.
1 day ago • Sydney Morning Herald

PGA Championship

The PGA Championship - golf's first major of the COVID-affected year - begins on Thursday in San Francisco. The Australian thinks his work-life balance strategy..
1 day ago • Sydney Morning Herald

Pga Championship

Australia's Jason Day has got his pursuit of a second major off to a flying start, taking a one-shot lead after round one of the PGA Championship in California.
4 hours ago • Sydney Morning Herald


75 years ago, an atomic bomb was dropped on the Japanese city, wreaking unimaginable devastation. The Herald's war correspondent reported from Guam.
1 day ago • Brisbane Times

Man United / Europa League

Former Europa League winners Manchester United booked a quarter-final spot in the tournament after their second-string side laboured to a 2-1 home win over LASK..
23 hours ago • Sydney Morning Herald


The second-placed Saints will play the fifth-placed Cats in a match that will pit one of the most exciting attacking sides against one of the most disciplined..
11 hours ago • Brisbane Times


Seamer Mohammad Abbas caused mayhem at the top of the England order while Shan Masood scored a third ton in three digs as Pakistan moved ahead at Old Trafford.
3 hours ago • Sydney Morning Herald


A COVID-19 positive man who visited several Newcastle pubs and the Jets' A-League match last weekend has put the NSW city on high alert.
18 hours ago • SBS

Instagram Reels

The new Instagram feature has been released in 50 countries, including Australia, and will let users record and edit 15-second videos with audio, and will let..
1 day ago • Sydney Morning Herald


A morning which started with their State of Origin prop being banned for eating breakfast away from home finished with the end of St George Illawarra's season.
12 hours ago • Sydney Morning Herald


Trying to crack down on the power exhibited by the "big tech" giants may be too big of a hurdle for the US and Europe.
1 day ago • The Age


Employers will gain easier access to the JobKeeper wage subsidy from the end of September in a $15 billion federal backflip to deal with the economic damage from..
12 hours ago • The Age

World News

Did you miss the latest SBS World News bulletin? You can catch up on all the major national and international news stories of the day right here.
12 hours ago • SBS

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