Macedonian police drive back refugee crowd on Greek border

<p>The Balkan country declared a state of emergency on its northern and southern borders on Thursday after weeks of chaotic scenes at

Smith scores ton, Aust 7-376 in 5th Test

<p>Steve Smith made a captain-in-waiting century as Australia reached 7-376 at lunch on day two of the fifth Ashes Test.<div

Big Cat delighted with surprise AFL return

<p>Geelong had been expected to name a player to make his long-awaited return this weekend but the Cats pulled a

Lawyers prepare for Ashley Madison suits

<p>British law firms expect to handle a rush of privacy claims after the hacking of personal data from Ashley Madison

Emission reduction target costs much less than Coalition claims

<p>The economic modelling used by the government to set its post-2020 emissions reduction target shows the cost of slashing carbon

Syriza rebels in new party for Greek polls

<p>Rebels from Greece's Syriza party say they will form a new parliamentary group, a day after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras

North Korea orders troops on war footing after exchange of fire with South

<p>Tension on the divided peninsula escalated on Thursday when North Korea fired shells into South Korea to protest against the loudspeaker broadcasts