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Cadbury halts production amid cyber attack

Production at Cadbury's famous chocolate factory in Hobart has ground to a halt after its parent company was engulfed in the latest cyber attack sweeping the world.

Indigenous flags permanent at Gov House

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags have been unfurled at an official ceremony at NSW Government House and will remain a permanent fixture in a symbolic gesture that is long overdue, the state's governor says.

'WannaCry'-like cyber attack sweeps globe

A major global cyber attack is disrupting computers at Russia's biggest oil company, Ukrainian banks and multinational firms with a virus similar to the ransomware that last month infected more than 300,000 computers.

Google slugged for abusing its dominance

Google has been fined a record 2.42 billion euros (A$3.5 billion) for abusing its dominance of the online search market in a case that could be just the opening salvo by European regulators in an attempt to curb the tech company's clout.

Three charged over Qld police assault

Three men have been charged with assaulting a police officer after an incident in far north Queensland which left a policeman unconscious and needing scans.