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Sun 8 Dec 2019

Teachers fed up as school curriculum ‘hijacked’

premium_icon Teachers fed up as school curriculum ‘hijacked’

Teachers are fuming that fringe groups have hijacked the national curriculum with ‘box-tick’ subjects that take away time from learning numeracy and literacy.

Prisoners given a helping hand in storing sperm

premium_icon Prisoners given a helping hand in storing sperm

Two convicted criminals have been allowed to store their sperm so they can father children after they are released from prison.

Ice Queen’s hot sauce bust leads to $1m cash, drugs haul

premium_icon Ice Queen’s hot sauce bust leads to $1m cash, drugs haul

Detectives who arrived at Aleksija Vracar’s home to question her over an alleged plot to import drugs were shocked by what they found inside.

Kay McGrath to step down from anchor role

premium_icon Kay McGrath to step down from anchor role

She is one of our most famous faces but Kay McGrath has decided the time is right to read her final news bulletin.

New state school to have unisex toilets

premium_icon New state school to have unisex toilets

Boys and girls will share toilet facilities at a new $80 million high school, upsetting one education expert.

Tricks to get the perfect holiday sleep while travelling

Tricks to get the perfect holiday sleep while travelling

Experts have revealed the simple ways to ensure you get good quality shut-eye while you’re travelling – and some may surprise you.

Bali thugs attack ‘beautiful soul’ during robbery

premium_icon Bali thugs attack ‘beautiful soul’ during robbery

A Byron Bay woman is being rushed back to Australia after suffering life-threatening head injuries in a shocking attack by Bali motorbike bandits.

Bob Hawke’s daughter in bombshell rape claim

premium_icon Bob Hawke’s daughter in bombshell rape claim

Bob Hawke’s daughter Rosslyn Dillon say her dad told her not to report alleged rapes by a Labor MP because it could harm his chances of becoming prime minister.

‘Horrible’ diagnosis sparks $10m empire

‘Horrible’ diagnosis sparks $10m empire

Caleb Marshall was in his prime when he was struck down by a terrible illness at 20. But his solution inspired a multi-million dollar idea.

Megafire battle a 'race against time'

Megafire battle a 'race against time'

Fireys are racing against the clock while battling the bushfires this weekend — with forecasts predicting a week of soaring temperatures.

Roma man killed in fiery Warrego Highway crash

premium_icon Roma man killed in fiery Warrego Highway crash

Highway remains under traffic control after a man was killed in a traffic crash involving a four-wheel-drive and a cattle truck

Sat 7 Dec 2019

‘Lucky to be alive’: Deadly threat in Bali

‘Lucky to be alive’: Deadly threat in Bali

A father and daughter on holiday in Bali have become the latest victim in a spate of unsolicited attacks catching out tourists on the party island. Warning: Graphic

Trio’s nightmare weeks in Aussie outback

Trio’s nightmare weeks in Aussie outback

A fun daytrip in the Aussie outback ended in tragedy after three people became stranded and found themselves desperately trying to survive.

Caitlyn Jenner’s family a no show as fans rage

Caitlyn Jenner’s family a no show as fans rage

Caitlyn Jenner has been booted from I’m A Celebrity, and became the first star in the show’s history not to be greeted by her family.

Tragic fasting death of raw vegan guru prompts health call

premium_icon Tragic fasting death of raw vegan guru prompts health call

The shock death of a popular raw food guru Dr Robert Lockhart triggered heartfelt tributes — and a warning about the risks of extreme no-water fasting diets.

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