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Leaders condemn 'shocking' student murder

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has described the brutal murder of an international student in Melbourne as the "most despicable of crimes", while Labor leader Bill...

Trump warns allies, unveils space defence

US President Donald Trump has issued stark warnings to allies and adversaries while unveiling a new missile defence plan, partly built in space, aimed at...

Australia safe on trade after Brexit: PM

Prime Minister Scott Morrison insists Australia's trade relationships with Britain and the European Union are in safe hands after Brexit plans plunged into chaos in...