NT drinkers face nation’s toughest laws

A change in drinking habits is a long time coming for Alice Springs. Residents of the desert city have been pressing the Northern Territory government for months to stop a rising tide of grog-fuelled crime.

Thai flooding affects 200 Australian tourists

More than 200 Australian travellers have been stranded in southern Thailand as mudslides and floodwaters claimed more than a dozen lives in eight provinces.

Australia serve humble pie to Germany

Only hours after being dismissed as second-rate, the Socceroos pulled off one of their most stirring performances in humbling powerhouse Germany 2-1 in their own backyard.