2 dead after asylum-seeker boat capsizes off Oz

An asylum-seeker boat carrying at least 95 people on Monday capsized off near Christmas Island leaving two people dead and two critically injured.

Australia to roll out FBI-style gang laws

In a bid to crackdown violent crimes, Australian government is proposing to introduce national anti-gang laws in line with the US` FBI.

Australia revises survivors of capsized boat down

An Australian minister said the official number of survivors from the capsized asylum seeker boat has been revised down to 109.