National News

Attacked Muslim woman calls for solidarity

A heavily pregnant Sydney woman who was the victim of an alleged racially-motivated attack has called on all Australians to protect innocent people from racial and religious attacks.

Westpac 'unreservedly' sorry for scandal

Westpac says it will update investors "in coming days" over how its money laundering and child-exploitation scandal occurred and what it is doing to make sure it never happens again.

Colombia's protests turn violent in Bogota

Protests in the Colombian capital Bogota turned violent on Thursday, as people across the country took part in mostly peaceful rallies against liberal economic policies and armed conflict.

Migrants found in truck on Ireland ferry

The crew of a passenger ferry travelling to Ireland from France discovered 16 middle eastern migrants stowed aboard in a sealed truck trailer, Irish police say.