A man raised in a riverbank squat has been declared Indonesia's next president. Joko Widodo, the former mayor of regional city Solo, then Jakarta governor, was declared the winner of the presidential election, by a convincing margin, in a ceremony late on Tuesday at the country's Electoral Commission in Jakarta.
Tony Abbott has warned of evidence tampering on ''an industrial scale'' at the MH17 crash site.
Manly boss David Perry has gone to the NRL over concerns rival clubs are illegally approaching his star players with inducements to break their current contracts.
Simon Yates, one of the Australian Orica-GreenEDGE’s shining lights as a potential grand tour contender, was against the decision by his team management to withdraw him from the Tour de France after the 15th stage on Sunday.
The AFL has written to all of its clubs asking them to keep mum on controversial on-field incidents after being displeased with the manner in which the Brian Lake choking case was played out in the media.
Melbourne coach Paul Roos says he is unsure about whether he will continue in the job beyond the end of 2015, but that any extension would be capped at one season.
There is a lot of talk within the Tour de France about how well the French riders are going in this year’s race – and if I can, I just want to say that it is a good thing.
James Hird has returned to Australia earlier than expected, arriving back in Australia on Tuesday evening.
Former army strongman Prabowo Subianto claims to have ‘‘withdrawn’’ from the presidential race on the day it was to be announced that he had lost.
Countless pieces of Lego are still washing up on English beaches after a 1997 container spill.