A government spokeswoman says Nelson Mandela's actual burial will be a strictly private, family affair.
The Sydney officers involved in the taser death of a Brazilian student may be charged within days.
The defence abuse taskforce says 12 people responsible for alleged sexual assaults remain in the ranks.
US regulators have opened the door to allowing mobile phone use on aeroplanes.
An offbeat study published by the British Medical Journal suggests agent 007 would have been an alcoholic.
Prince Harry and the Walking with the Wounded expedition are nearing the end of their gruelling trek.
Spice Girl Mel B will take over Kyle and Jackie O's breakfast slot on Sydney 2DayFM.
Biosecurity officials have put the squeeze on a man who tried to bring in rooster testicles from Vietnam.
Steve Smith and Brad Haddin have steadied Australia's innings at 5-220 at tea on day one of the third Ashes Test in Perth.
Essendon have announced they will pay coach James Hird in advance for next year and say that ends the dispute over the terms of his suspension.
Australian allrounder Shane Watson has been dismissed for 18 in the third Test against England at the WACA Ground.
Trent Boult has led the way for New Zealand who have crushed the hapless West Indies by an innings and 73 runs in the second Test at Wellington.
Former World Anti-Doping Agency president John Fahey expects Essendon to face several anti-doping charges.
Melbourne forward Ryan Hoffman says World Cup-winning Billy Slater's knee surgery has gone well and expects his back for round one of the 2014 NRL season.
Christian Lealiifano will miss the Brumbies' start to the Super Rugby season after undergoing ankle surgery which will sideline him for three months.
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