News Corp Australia

NT Government silent over claims of secret arrangement with NT News

The Northern Territory Government has declined to comment on claims by a former NT News political reporter that the Government was party to a secret …

Corruption

British backpacker found dead in Sydney is named as Amelia Blake

Police investigate possible murder-suicide involving 22-year-old who was discovered in an apartment near the body of man<p>A British woman and a Nepalese man found dead in an inner Sydney apartment in a suspected murder-suicide have been named.<p>The bodies of Amelia Blake, 22, and Brazil Gurung, who is …

Crime

Australians linked to massive cocaine haul arrested by Serbian police

Serbian police have arrested three Australian citizens linked to drug-smuggling group caught.

Man killed and two injured in stabbings

Emergency services rushed to Courtney Street in the city’s north about 4.45am, where the man was found near the entrance to some flats.<p>The victim, …

Crime

‘This is a great option’

COMMONWEALTH Bank is encouraging struggling first home buyers to borrow 100 per cent of the value of a property using their parents’ home as …

Mortgages

Australia Day ‘not sacred’ to most

A MAJORITY of voters don’t know why Australia Day is held on January 26 and wouldn’t mind if the official National Day of Australia was moved to a …

Australia Day

Summer Bay’s 15 biggest breakout stars

THEY’RE some of Hollywood’s biggest names, but a bevy of Tinseltown’s A-list stars had humble beginnings right here on the shores of Summer Bay.<p>From …

Movies

Let your baby be a human vacuum

CRAWLING babies are human vacuum cleaners, breathing in four times more dirt and bacteria from the floor than an adult would walking across the same …

Subs program ‘faces $2bn blowout’

AUSTRALIA’S Future Submarine program is likely to blow out by billions, a South Australian senator has warned.

Australian Defence Force

Watch: Loudest tennis grunters of all-time

Sharapova’s bellows when belting a tennis ball have been recorded at a staggering 109 decibels, a level only slightly below that of a …

Tennis

Warner’s headache over hangover accusations

DAVID Warner has hit back at suggestions Australia celebrated its Ashes victory too hard and is lacking motivation for the England one-day …

Shaun Marsh

Concept car that shocked the experts

IT has doors inspired by a Lamborghini and an electric driving range to outpace a Tesla and — until now — few people had even heard of the Chinese …

Electric Vehicles

Woman’s body found in bin at units

A WOMAN’S body has been found in a bin at the back of a unit complex in Freshwater on Sydney’s northern beaches.<p>Forensic technicians are combing over …

Combing

Families cop more health fund woes

EXCLUSIVE<p>FINANCIALLY strained families will be hit with a health premium rise double the rate of inflation, despite insurers brokering the lowest …

Health Care

Red alert! Wallaby great arrested in Japan

WALLABIES great and current Queensland Reds star George Smith has been arrested by Tokyo Metropolitan Police for assaulting a taxi driver on New …

Rugby Union

Chopper crashes near Yulara with four on board

A HELICOPTER carrying four people has crashed in a remote area 1.5km west of Yulara.<p>One person has been seriously injured.<p>A police media spokesperson …

Harbour Bridge wallaby ‘in intensive care’

IT HAS taken several police officers to pin down a wild wallaby found hopping along Sydney Harbour Bridge at about 5am this morning. Nothing is more …

Sydney

Stunning catch caps craziest NFL finish you’ll see

The wildest finish you are ever likely to see.<p>The Minnesota Vikings have snatched victory from the jaws of defeat in their NFC divisional clash with …

Stefon Diggs

Chernobyl’s major transformation

AT ground zero of Ukraine’s Chernobyl tragedy, workers in orange vests are busy erecting hundreds of dark-coloured panels as the country gets ready …

Energy

Murder charge after random Sydney attack

Detectives believe a middle-aged man was stabbed to death outside a Sydney train station by 29-year-old Brian Lee in a "random" weekend attack.<p>Lee …

Crime

Train workers vote to strike

SYDNEY commuters face further disruption to train services after rail workers voted to take industrial action as they continue to fight for a six per …

Burning Questions: Is White a World Cup chance and what does his selection mean for Maxwell?

NEARLY three years after his last game for Australia, 34-year-old Cameron White has been recalled for the one-day international series against …

Sport (Australia)

‘The Castle’ in Thirlmere offers chance to live like royalty

‘The Castle’ at 99 Kendall St, Thirlmere is a circa 1910 sandstone beauty.<p>ANYONE who fantasises about stepping out onto the balcony of their own …

Shocking stats behind police violence

VICTORIA’S Police Association has launched a scathing social media smackdown on lawmakers and the state’s legal system.

Justice

Kate reveals bump at school visit

January 11, 2018 3:25AM<p>THE Duchess of Cambridge was the picture of good health as she showed off her burgeoning baby bump during a visit to meet …

Royal Family

Link between Daddy’s girls and anxiety

January 10, 2018 11:21AM<p>YOUNG Australian girls are more likely to develop anxiety issues because their fathers treat them like ‘princesses’, …

Parenting

Former Roosters player Paul Carter convicted over drug supply

FORMER NRL player Paul Carter has been placed on a good behaviour bond after pleading guilty to supplying cocaine to an ex-Sydney Roosters teammate …

Sport (Australia)

Falkholt funerals after Boxing Day crash

The funerals of Lars, Vivian and Annabelle Falkholt, who were killed after their car collided with a four-wheel drive near Ulladulla on December 26, …

Pro Darts Showdown Series: Phil ‘The Power’ Taylor shows Brisbane crowd he’s far from retired

HE might be “retired” but 16-time world champion Phil “The Power” Taylor has a message for his International Pro Darts Showdown Series rivals — he’s …

Sport (Australia)

Ironic advice to avoid train delays

SYDNEY’S rail system was plunged into chaos for the second day in a row yesterday, with the situation ­becoming so dire that Sydney Trains ironically …

Luke Foley