Police in New South Wales have arrested a man at Sydney Airport after he arrived on a flight from London. Photograph: Getty Images

Australian counter-terror officers arrested a 40-year-old man at Sydney Airport, after he disembarked from a flight from London, and charged him with (...)

 Kevin McGeever with a Hummer. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The swindles grew more audacious as he crossed continents, €70 million passing through Kevin McGeever’s nuanced hands as he seduced investors in Austr(...)

Australian surf champion Mick Fanning recounts his close encounter with a shark at a press conference in Sydney on July 21st, 2015. Photograph: Peter Parks/AFP/Getty Images

A visibly shaken Mick Fanning arrived home in Australia on Tuesday saying he would not turn his back on surfing despite needing a “miracle” to survive(...)