National News

Wed 17 Jul 2019

Controversial parking rule sparks furious debate

Controversial parking rule sparks furious debate

A simple question over where drivers are allowed to park their cars has sparked a debate, with many motorists disagreeing with the law.

Photo that outraged Woolies’ customers

Photo that outraged Woolies’ customers

A Melbourne man spotted something at his local supermarket that left him “confused and surprised”. And it’s angered a lot of other shoppers too.

Mum’s $200,000 dead baby Centrelink rort

Mum’s $200,000 dead baby Centrelink rort

A Sydney woman claimed $200,000 in Centrelink payments to help care for her disabled child. The only problem? Her child has been dead for years.

Cambodia vows to send back plastic waste

Cambodia vows to send back plastic waste

Cambodia will reject 83 shipping containers filled with plastic rubbish from an unnamed country, officials say.

Elders shares soar as they resume trading

Elders shares soar as they resume trading

Elders shares have resumed trading up 14% following its announcement the agribusiness would buy wholesale buying group Australian Independent Rural Retailers.

Plan to make Mars habitable

Plan to make Mars habitable

Researchers say small "islands" sealed off under lightweight shields that mimic the Earth's greenhouse effect could make Mars habitable.

Man caught with $48k of cocaine under wig

Man caught with $48k of cocaine under wig

A Colombian drug smuggler has shown the world how not to smuggle drugs by using a seriously shoddy form of disguise.

Older