A government investigation into the use of performance-enhancing substances has revealed widespread abuse by professional athletes in Australia.
The use of performance enhancing drugs in Australian sports among professional and amateur athletes is "widespread" according to a new government report. The probe also points to sport's growing links to organized crime.
Lance Armstrong will step down as chairman from the cancer charity he established, a week after a report was released accusing the former champion cyclist of extensive and sophisticated doping.
The Australian government is to introduce legislation which would allow controversial refugee detention centers to be re-opened on the Pacific island nations of Nauru and Papua New Guinea
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