Australia

Malcolm Turnbull clarifies Dutton ruling on New Zealanders' citizenship fears

Prime minister confirms last year’s deal offering Kiwis a fast track to citizenship will stand, despite Peter Dutton’s insistence new rules apply to all<p>Malcolm Turnbull has assured his New Zealand counterpart that the recently announced citizenship changes will not undermine the fast-tracking of …

New Zealand

Critical perspectives on the US alliance are unthinkable in Australian politics

Bill Shorten has swallowed his distaste for Donald Trump and done his duty. By meeting with Mike Pence, Shorten has legitimised the Trump regime<p>Mike Pence visited Australia during the week of Anzac Day. Our leaders did their best to affirm that 100 years after thousands of Australians were fed into …

Australian Politics

Truckie jailed till 2020 over Sydney crash

Truck driver Sarmad Nisan will not be eligible for parole until 2020 after a Sydney judge jailed him for at least three years over a horror smash …

Australian News

ANZ raises rates amid new evidence that red-hot property markets are getting hotter

by Duncan Hughes<p>ANZ is the latest major bank to raise interest rates for interest-only property investors as new evidence shows lending by banks rose …

Mortgages

New York cabaret star Bridget Everett gets texts from Toni Collette and dick pics from fans

Mikey CahillHerald Sun<p><b>New York’s wild new star of ribald, riotous cabaret comedy, Bridget Everett, doesn’t pull her punches. And she throws some</b> …

Australian News

Notion that saturated fat clogs arteries is 'plain wrong'

It's commonly believed saturated fat clogs arteries, leading to coronary heart disease. But a new editorial, published online in the British Journal …

Nutrition

SAP Australia posts AU$22.5m loss as cloud and software revenue tip AU$557m

The local arm on the German software giant raked in AU$557.7 million from its cloud and software-related products for the 12-months to December 31, …

CRM

The 10 most Australian values that make Australia so valuable

Larrikinism, resilience, and a jocular sense of humour are all important national values, writes Ben Pobjie. But surely there are other more …

Australian News

New Nintendo Selects 3DS Games Coming to Australia

If you're from the land down under and like saving pennies, then you'll be pleased to learn that four new Nintendo Selects titles will be added to …

Nintendo

Man stabbed to death in Adelaide

A man is dead and his killer is on the run after a stabbing attack in Adelaide's north.<p>Police in London believe they have foiled a terror attack near …

Barnaby Joyce

Where are the prettiest spots to see Canberra's autumn in full bloom?

Nothing says autumn like kids throwing leaves amidst colourful trees on a crispy morning.

Australian News

Gold Coast condo with lake views: $825,00

Gold Coast

Minister calls on Qlders to boycott Westpac

Resources Minister Matt Canavan has slammed Westpac's new climate change policy, which could rule out funding the Adani coal mine in Queensland.<p>The …

Climate

Ten Network may be worth more dead than alive, but normal rules don't apply

On the face of it, Ten Network is probably worth more dead than alive. At least if you are one of the three moguls - Lachlan Murdoch, James Packer …

Business (Australia)

BRW Young Rich Lister acquires 11th fashion brand

BRW Young Rich Lister Dorry Kordahi has acquired a 50% stake in Swanky Socks.<p>This is the latest acquisition in a spate of fashion buyouts by Kordahi, …

Startups (Australia)

10 of the best bird watching spots in Australia

It’s a very scenic drive from the coastal plains up onto the plateau with several opportunities to stop at roadside lockouts along the way. Stop at …

Australian News

Former PM Paul Keating rails against 200m market tower, warns city skyline 'looks like Houston'

Former prime minister Paul Keating has attacked Melbourne City Council's plan to fund redevelopment of the Queen Victoria Market by building a …

Cities

Two generations talk about the impact of the 1967 Referendum and the 1992 Mabo Decision

This month, we’re remembering two important dates in Australian history: the 1967 Referendum and the 1992 Mabo Decision. It’s 50 years since the vast …

Indigenous Australians

It's time for the NSW Waratahs to appoint Alan Jones as coach

Listen, when it comes to Alan Jones, I've had to put another man on, just to keep track of the things I violently disagree with him on – and I have …

Rugby Union

Nova appoints new digital commercial director - Mediaweek

Share Email Comments<p>Nova Entertainment has appointed <b>Kane</b> <b>Reiken</b> to the role of digital commercial director.<p>Reiken will be responsible for designing …

Advertising

Ex NT chief blames 'culture of cover up', says he didn't know what was happening at Don Dale

The Northern Territory chief minister in charge when boys were tear gassed in youth detention says he was unaware of the abuses until footage was …

Country Liberal Party

Red Bull and Billabong eye off northern Illawarra surf rock band

THE PINHEADS: The northern suburbs rock band is excited to head to New Zealand for something other than a holiday, touring to promote their debut …

Music

Owners of 15th-century Schochwitz castle in Germany seek trade for Melbourne apartment

The owner’s of Germany’s Schochwitz castle want to trade it for a pad in Melbourne.<p>THE eccentric owners of a 15th-century German castle want to trade …

Ireland

Police search for Melbourne sex attacker

AAP<p>Victoria police are appealing for public help in their search for a sex attacker who assaulted a woman as she walked home from a train station in …

Melbourne

Trump's 100 (rocky) days with Australia

JAN 20<p>GLOOMY DEBUT<p>On a rain-soaked Washington DC day Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the US.<p>His inauguration speech immediately …

Australian News

We can't 'hold back the tide' in housing market: APRA's Wayne Byres

Australia's powerful banking regulator has stressed it cannot "hold back the tide" of the property cycle and exert control over house prices, …

Real Estate

Family at 'breaking point' seeks urgent treatment under NDIS for toddler

The National Disability Insurance Agency says it is reviewing its practices after a Queensland toddler with a life-threatening condition has waited …

Indigenous Australians

Aussie couple 'robbed at gunpoint' in Guatemala

An Australian couple backpacking in Guatemala said they were robbed at gunpoint and feared they would die when their bus got hijacked.<p>Jayson Peter …

Crime

Melbourne told to 'embrace' the Yarra River

<i>Photo: JOE CASTRO / SUNDAY AGE</i><p>We're being told we need to be more accepting and embrace the Yarra River.<p>A Melbourne business group is calling for the …

Travel

Foreign Islamic State fighters are 'fighting to the death' in Mosul

Colonel says capturing foreign fighters is rare because they 'are very hardcore and they came here to die'.

Islamic State (ISIS)