Spain's prime minister says he will hold a cabinet meeting on Saturday to trigger the process to take control of Catalonia's powers.
The curtain is set to come down on Australia's car manufacturing industry as Holden prepares to end vehicle assembly in South Australia.
A $250,000 reward has been offered to help solve the outback murder of a prospector and the mysterious disappearance of his wife in WA almost three years ago.
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop looks set to have to smooth things over with the new Kiwi prime minister Jacinda Ardern following her comments in August.
US food conglomerate Kraft Heinz has bought well-known gravy, condiments and dessert brands Gravox, Fountain and Foster Clark's.
China's strong demand for Australian wine has helped boost the value of wine exports by 13 per cent to $2.44 billion.
Holden has a proud history in Australia's automotive manufacturing history but it all comes to an end on Friday when its ceases local production.
The NT chief minister wants to rip up current liquor laws and start from scratch, saying he'll support almost all the recommendations from a sweeping review.
The luxury Kandawgyi Palace Hotel in Myanmar's biggest city Yangon has been badly damaged by a fire which killed at least one person.
An Australian researcher has worked out how to help people tap into and potentially control their dreams.
Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has taken the time to tell primary school students about the "silly old government" and the demise of the car industry.
President Donald Trump has rejected claims he was "disrespectful" when made a call of condolences to the family of a slain US soldier.
Yowie Group has announced it will now distribute its chocolates in select Canadian retail outlets as part of a brand expansion outside the US.
The Commonwealth, state and territory governments spent almost $160 billion on welfare in 2015-16, according to a new report.
NT health authorities say a Darwin woman infected with meningococcal has no connection to a baby who died from the disease or a central Australian outbreak.
The South Australian government says the expansion of a magnetite mine will create up to 1300 jobs.
A young father will spend at least five years behind bars for causing the death of a man he punched during a night out in Melbourne.