Recycling giant must explain crisis: govt
Victoria’s environment minister says recycling contractor SKM must explain to the public why it stockpiled materials, prompting a crisis for local councils.
Blair Cottrell will continue to appeal his conviction for inciting contempt of Muslims in Victoria after his High Court bid was knocked back.
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has hit out at accused child sex attacker Malka Leifer, saying she must stop claiming she is unable to return from Israel.
A 29-year-old former police officer who shared intimate photos on social media from the phone of a woman he’d arrested at a traffic stop has been spared jail.
Finance Minister Mathias Cormann “genuinely thought” he had paid for flights booked with a company that won a $21 million government contract.
Agriculture Minister David Littleproud has taken aim at Coles and Aldi, telling shoppers to boycott the chains until they stop selling cut-price milk.
Leading Age Services Australia, the peak body representing providers of residential and home care, will give evidence to the Royal Commission into Aged Care.
Australia’s border authorities have admitted making mistakes that contributed to the detention in Thailand of refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi.
A Chinese foreign ministry spokesman has rejected claims Beijing was behind a cyber attack on the networks of federal parliament.
Liberal and Nationals MPs may have backed a motion in favour of a royal commission into abuse of people with disabilities but it is not a done deal.
A court battle over logging old-growth forests in Victoria is set to continue in Melbourne.
Former CFMEU boss Dave Hanna’s rape trial is expected to continue after he was accused of forcing himself on a woman at her apartment
An attempt by the Victorian government to lift the bar for the state’s corruption watchdog to hold public hearings faces opposition in the upper house.
The latest report by ABARES shows a big drop in areas planted to summer crops and forecasts much lower production for the year.
TR has not only claimed the 2019 Southern 80, but has done so in style.
Police are currently at the scene of a possible hit-run collision that has claimed the life of a man in Murchison. Emergency services were called to Murchison-Violet Town Rd, near the intersection of Gillam Rd, after the man’s body was located by...
SEXUAL Crimes Squad detectives are investigating after a woman was sexually assaulted in Echuca this morning. Police said the woman was on Goulburn Road when the incident happened about 3.15am. An investigation has been launched and detectives are...
A toddler has died after being struck by a Ford Falcon ute outside a Tatura home last night on Sunday, 27 January. Emergency services were called to the Peter Avenue home about 6pm. The 1-year-old Tatura boy was worked on by paramedics and police...