More heatwaves, downpours on way for Aust
CSIRO and Bureau of Meteorology scientists are predicting more heatwaves and extreme rainfall events for Australia as a result of climate change.
Research shows a majority of Australians believe the country is less equal than it was a decade ago and more should be done to fix it.
Embattled NSW Greens MP Jeremy Buckingham has described a review into his party’s structures as a bandaid solution.
The South Australian government says its budget forecast will take a hit from projected lower GST returns over the next four years.
Youth mental health organisation Headspace is receiving $110 million in federal government funding to continue running a psychosis program at 14 centres.
Supporters of an Australian-based refugee being held in a Thailand detention centre will rally in Melbourne on Wednesday to call for his immediate release.
Politics wasn’t the federal government’s strong suit this year, but it’s been on the ball with policy, Nationals’ leader Michael McCormack says.
Children battling leukemia and adults fighting aggressive lymphoma will have access to a new revolutionary treatment after its approval for use in Australia.
A South Australian man will spend at least 20 years in jail for murder after fatally stabbing a man outside a shopping centre.
Nationals leader Michael McCormack has praised his two female federal members but is hoping more will make it to Canberra next year.
Police investigating the disappearance of William Tyrrell are following “active leads” ahead of an inquest to begin in March.
Brisbane commuters are being told to make alternative arrangements on Thursday morning when ferry drivers strike again
NSW Family and Community Services Minister Pru Goward has announced she is retiring from politics at the next state election.
Private health insurers have been given the go-ahead by the federal government to hike their premiums by 3.25 per cent on April 1.
A VERDICT of not guilty to both attempted murder and murder was handed down to the Deniliquin woman who murdered her son in the Murray River last year.
Due to heavy rainfall and resulting flood waters, roads across the region are closed with motorists and residents urged to take care in this treacherous weather. More than 50 mm has fell in the last 24 hours with more rain forecasted. Motorists...
THERE will be no three-peat at the 2019 Southern 80 — Merc Force has pulled out of contention.