The Defence Department has finalised its inquiry into the deaths of five Australian soldiers killed in Afghanistan, but it says the findings will not be released to the public.
By Matt Peacock
Federal Attorney-General Nicola Roxon has blocked the release of cables about East Timor, despite the fact they are up to 37 years old.
Job hunters are increasingly having their social media profiles judged by potential employers and some say sites like Facebook have cost them their jobs.
Lung cancer has been listed as the most deadly form of cancer in the latest analysis of deaths in Australia.
Syrian rebels have been accused of human rights abuses including torture and execution – charges usually levelled at the Assad regime.