Darwin is set to host its first international hockey tournament in more than 12 years, when four teams including Australia's Hockeyroos hit the turf on Tuesday.
The Australian detained in Lebanon after a botched child recovery operation hits out at the Nine Network, accusing them of abandoning him "without any regard to the value of humans".
A farcical mix-up in the pit lane costs Daniel Ricciardo a win at the Monaco Grand Prix, with Red Bull's crew not ready for a tyre change.
A day after dismissing its critics as 'too sensitive', a Chinese detergent company expresses regret for an ad showing a black man being stuffed into a washing machine.
A 12-year-old girl dies after falling off a horse at a stud in Pitt Town in Sydney's north-west.
The West Australian Opposition calls on Premier Colin Barnett to sack the Liberal Party's candidate for the state seat of Midland over offensive comments he posted on Facebook eight years ago.