National News

Thu 22 Aug 2019

‘Outrage’ at the story the world ignored

‘Outrage’ at the story the world ignored

When a fire destroyed the Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris, the world knew in three minutes. But this most recent disaster has divided the internet.

Former deputy PM Tim Fischer dies

Former deputy PM Tim Fischer dies

Former deputy prime minister and Nationals icon Tim Fischer has died aged 73 after a fight with cancer.

'No regrets' year after Lib spill: Dutton

'No regrets' year after Lib spill: Dutton

Peter Dutton has no regrets and says Australian are now relieved he sparked the political push to dump Malcolm Turnbull.

Why Liam instantly divorced Miley

Why Liam instantly divorced Miley

“He’s just done with it”: Just 11 days after announcing their separation, Liam Hemsworth has moved to end his marriage to Miley Cyrus.

Nine's post-merger profit rises on digital

Nine's post-merger profit rises on digital

Nine Entertainment has lifted its net profit in the first full-year result since its merger with Fairfax Media in November.

Qantas a step closer to 19-hour flights

Qantas a step closer to 19-hour flights

Qantas wants to fly us direct from Sydney to New York and London. First, it needs to make sure we can handle the marathon journey.

Qantas' FY profit falls 17% on fuel, forex

Qantas' FY profit falls 17% on fuel, forex

Qantas is buying back more shares despite its full-year profit falling 17 per cent to $1.302 billion on higher fuel costs and a weaker Aussie dollar.

Teen’s X-rated mistake in text to mum

Teen’s X-rated mistake in text to mum

A teen has been left feeling “stupid” after sending her mum a photo of her new bedroom, forgetting to hide something that left her mum horrified.

Reward to prove German city doesn't exist

Reward to prove German city doesn't exist

OFFICIALS in Germany's Bielefeld are offering $A1.6 million to the person who proves its non-existence, making fun of a lighthearted online conspiracy theory.

The document that damned George Pell

The document that damned George Pell

TWO judges have explained in detail the reasons why they rejected George Pell’s appeal in a 120-page judgment released to the public.

Worker killed in 'freak' building site fall named

Worker killed in 'freak' building site fall named

The man killed in a freak workplace accident at a building site in Sydney’s western suburbs has been identified.

Harry and Meghan hire nanny no.3

Harry and Meghan hire nanny no.3

The Sussex Royals’ first nanny was fired for being unprofessional while the second was ‘nights only’. Now, a third nanny has been hired.

Wed 21 Aug 2019

Kate dumped Hughesy via text

Kate dumped Hughesy via text

As uncertainty swirled around her future on air, Kate Langbroek decided to set the record straight with long-time co-host Dave Hughes … via SMS.

How much your kids old collectables are actually selling for

How much your kids old collectables are actually selling for

Got a stash of old collectables? You could be sitting on a gold mine.

China could overrun Asia ‘in hours’

China could overrun Asia ‘in hours’

Beijing’s military muscle is so strong, it won’t need months to bring its neighbours and the US to heel. A few well-aimed missiles will do the job.

Mind-boggling illusion baffles internet

Mind-boggling illusion baffles internet

What animal do you see here? It’s a question the internet is currently debating as a mind-bending optical illusion confuses us all.

Primary students given graphic sex tips

Primary students given graphic sex tips

An Ipswich primary school has provided students as young as six with a letter containing graphic descriptions of oral and anal sex.

ONE TOO MANY: Tourist regrets ‘stupid’ christening mistake

ONE TOO MANY: Tourist regrets ‘stupid’ christening mistake

After one too many drinks while at a christening, 32-year-old Rachael Wynn made a decision she says might cause her to lose her job.

Surprising 20km Medicare rule you need to know

Surprising 20km Medicare rule you need to know

A DANGEROUS assumption about Medicare is costing Australian holiday-makers thousands. Here’s where they’re getting caught out.

‘Return’ of rare Cadbury block

‘Return’ of rare Cadbury block

WHEN Cadbury brought back this block for a limited time last year, it was so sought after it was being sold for 10 times its price on eBay.

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