Kathy Marks is Asia-Pacific for The Independent, based in Sydney. She has also worked for Reuters and The Daily Telegraph.
Mediterranean migrant crisis: EU denies approaching Australia for advice on dealing with immigrant boats
04 May 2015 07:17 PM
'Stop the boats' urges Australia's Paul Abbott – but EU takes humanitarian line. Kathy Marks reports from Sydney
29 April 2015 12:00 AM
Traffickers are put to death after families' last-ditch appeals for clemency fall on deaf ears
Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao: Is the welterweight challenger a heavyweight contender to the President of the Philippines?
24 April 2015 07:08 PM
That next week's 'biggest fight in boxing history' features a would-be president of the Philippines only adds to its lustre
13 March 2015 06:37 PM
'Ironic' comment causes uproar in Australia - but medics say sexism is rampant
08 March 2015 12:00 AM
Malaysia has set a deadline of May to solve the mystery, or investigators will have to 'go back to the drawing board'
06 March 2015 06:31 PM
Although Dr Paterson was aware of the many allegations against his staff he never reported anything to the police
Bali Nine: Australian government condemns pictures of grinning Indonesian police chief posing with prisoners as they prepare to face firing squad
05 March 2015 07:02 PM
As the ringleaders of the heroin-trafficking gang, Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran were sentenced to death nine years ago
18 February 2015 04:45 PM
Television exposé by welfare group shows top trainers using rabbits, possums and piglets as live bait despite the practice being outlawed decades ago
13 February 2015 06:07 PM
The court heard that Olivia Mead was 'not a spoilt child'
06 February 2015 05:53 PM
Mr Abbott’s job is under threat thanks to a revolt by his own backbenchers
In defence of liberal democracy
Over 50,000 families shipped out of London boroughs in the past three years due to welfare cuts and soaring rents
EU asylum policy is 'a direct threat to our civilisation', says Nigel Farage
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
General election live: SNP suspends two members for disrupting Labour rally
- 1 If I were Prime Minister: I'd give tax cuts to the rich, keep Trident, and get my football team wrong
- 2 Italian police 'reveal' what Jesus looked like as a young boy
- 3 General Election 2015: 14-year-old boy asks Nick Clegg – 'can you kill Katie Hopkins?'
- 4 University student in court for allegedly covering housemates' food in window cleaner and spit
- 5 Ryan Gosling posts tribute to 'Ryan Gosling Won't Eat His Cereal' creator Ryan McHenry