Another lung disease making comeback

Young tradesman frequently exposed to dusts generated from stone products, commonly used in kitchen and bathroom benchtops, are being warned they may be at risk of another lung disease making a comeback in Australia.

Three coffees a day benefits your health

People who drink three to four cups of coffee a day are more likely to see health benefits - including a lower risk of premature death and heart disease - than those who abstain.

Hobart hit by rare heatwave

A rare Hobart heatwave is on track to equal a record dating back to the turn of last century, a climatologist says.

Global investigations into Uber hack begin

Governments around the world have launched investigations into Uber after the ride-sharing service disclosed it had covered up a breach that exposed data on millions of customers and drivers, the latest scandal to rock the ride-hailing firm.

Mnangagwa to be sworn in on Friday

Zimbabwe's former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa will be sworn in as president on Friday following the resignation of Robert Mugabe after nearly four decades in power, state broadcaster ZBC says.