Boart Longyear has confirmed that private equity and distressed debt firm Centerbridge Partners will take control of the fiscally challenged driller in a deal worth over $US300 million ($342 million).
A Sydney father and daughter who were feared missing after a deadly snowstorm and avalanche in Nepal have phoned home to say they are safe and well.
State government lawyers refused to acknowledge the horrific sexual abuse suffered by Aboriginal girls at a western NSW foster home as they sought to avoid legal liability for the abuse "at all cost", the royal commission into child sexual abuse has heard.
A crypt-like gallery space for his large-scale canvas works will showcase Melbourne artist Rone for three weeks before the `dozers hit 109 Little Collins Street. Kylie Northover explains.
The corporate regulator is being urged to investigate why Facebook and other large multinationals are able to claim an exemption from filing financial accounts in Australia.
In the hands of Unity Group, quivering guitar and gleeful synthesiser create a joyful fusion.
A Victorian manufacturer has become the first employer to cut jobs after the Abbott government revealed its plans to slice the renewable energy target by as much as 40 per cent.
Comedian Josh Thomas and Liberal MP Wyatt Roy have gone tweet to tweet over asylum seeker policy - and it got personal.
Festival director Lieven Bertels unveils a program of 495 performances and one giant labyrinth.
The campaign to end live exports has reignited after new vision emerged showing the cruel mistreatment of Australian animals in Middle Eastern countries.