Forests deliberately set alight for agriculture have caused pollution beyond state’s borders, which has now reached dangerous levels
10 people, including three children, are onboard the flight
A leaked document appears to show a draft draw up by the Immigration Minister Scott Morrison
Mr Abbott is infuriated by ABC's revelation that intelligence agencies tapped the phone of the Indonesian President and by allegations that asylum-seekers were mistreated by navy personnel
Tony Abbott's administration was elected on a promise to 'stop the boats,' but hunger strikes and claims detainees have sewn their lips together have citizens asking 'at what cost?'
Wildebeest also found dead at problem-plagued zoo
Proposal to inject tiny reflective particles into the upper atmosphere to block out sunlight could lead to droughts, warn scientists
Blistering gas sent panicked residents streaming down the sides of the mountain
As the UK counts down to midnight, countries around the world have been ringing in the New Year with a series of dazzling firework displays.
The year we said hello to the olinguito, the kabomani tapir, the Cambodian tailorbird, the leaf-tailed gecko and the tinkerbella wasp
The 13 foot serpent strangled the man to death when he attempted to capture it after spotting it on the popular holiday island
Renowned seller made fortune from bogus bottles sold to rich American collectors
Prosecutors say Andrea Waldeck was arrested after detectives found the drugs in her underwear
A deal to boost global trade has been approved by the World Trade Organisation in a move that could be worth £1 billion a year to British businesses.
WTO agreement would help the poorest nations, though campaigners remain cautious
The country's overseas intelligence service has been accused of bugging the cabinet office of its tiny, impoverished neighbour