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Kiwis shocked by worst suicide rate

New Zealanders from Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern down, are scrambling to consider why the country has just recorded its worst-ever suicide rate.

G7 to release emergency aid for Amazon

Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations will release more than 20 million euros ($A30 million) of emergency aid to help countries battle wildfires...

Stuart slams 'boring' NRL officiating

Canberra coach Ricky Stuart says over-officiating is making the NRL "sterile" after a whopping 26 penalties during the Raiders' loss to Manly on Sunday.

We let Brown down: Knights skipper Pearce

A blunt Newcastle skipper Mitchell Pearce has castigated himself and his teammates for letting down coach Nathan Brown, saying they needed to be held accountable...