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Last-minute evacuations as Bali volcano eruption appears imminent
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 08:44

The tremors rocking Bali's Mount Agung continue to increase in intensity and frequency, suggesting an eruption is imminent, but authorities face a las...

Banks' ATM fee cut more about them than us
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 06:39

No-one should be hoodwinked into believing that the move by the big four banks to drop withdrawal fees on automatic teller machines is all about putti...

NDIS consultants cost Government almost $30m in two years
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 04:37

Labor accuses the Government of wasting "millions of dollars" on "endless reviews" after figures show more than 100 new contracts with external adviso...

My son's an 'Aspie!': How world autism expert missed diagnosis close to home
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 02:38

How did a world expert in autism miss a diagnosis right under his nose? That's the question that Professor Tony Attwood still mulls over and deeply re...

Natural disaster declared in preparation for Mount Agung volcano eruption
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:37

Bali's Governor declares a province-wide natural disaster even before the eruption of the Mt Agung volcano, as thousands seek shelter away from the mo...

It's not glamorous, but Australia should celebrate its peacekeepers
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 22:37

Australians are quick to venerate their soldiers. So why don't we seem to care as much about peacekeeping — work that often demands more nous than a...

Footy team hires private plane to fly new dad to drought-breaking victory
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 20:36

Neil Irwin thought he'd miss his Aussie Rules grand final while welcoming his baby daughter into the world. But his teammates had other ideas in mind....

India v Australia: Live scores and stats from the third ODI in Indore
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 18:36

Australia is hoping to turn around its tour of India in the third ODI. Find out if they can get a win on the board with our live ScoreCentre. ...

Donald Trump has opened up a war of words with both the NBA and the NFL
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 16:36

Donald Trump is at loggerheads with players from both the NBA and NFL, earning himself the label of "bum" from one of the most successful athletes on ...

'The game is up': Big four banks drop their ATM withdrawal fees
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 14:40

The days of hunting for your own bank's ATM to make a free withdrawal could soon be a thing of the past, with all four of the big banks announcing the...

Robot is taught how to dance by an Indigenous choreographer
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 12:35

Indigenous choreographer Vicki Van Hout teaches Baxter the robot how to dance as part of a research project at the University of Canberra. ...

Plibersek defends text messages urging Yes vote in same-sex marriage survey
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 10:43

Did you receive an unsolicited text from the Yes campaign this weekend? You're not alone. Deputy Opposition Leader Tanya Plibersek has defended the te...

Attack on US inevitable after 'Lying King', 'Rocket Man' trade barbs, N Korea says
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 06:44

North Korea's Foreign Minister says a missile attack on the US mainland is inevitable after "Mr Evil President" Donald Trump called Pyongyang's leader...

Josh Fydenberg: A day in the life of the Energy Minister
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 04:37

From a basketball match with Labor's Ed Husic and chance encounter with Olivia Newton-John to tearing strips off the opposition during Question Time, ...

Tanya Plibersek: A day in the life of a federal politician
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 02:38

Take a glimpse into the frenetic life of a federal MP — which involves being ejected from Question Time and meeting Bananas in Pyjamas — as Louis...

New Zealand's National Party wins most votes but not enough to govern outright
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 22:37

New Zealand Prime Minister Bill English's National Party secures the most votes in the country's general election but falls short of being able to for...

Cowboys reach second grand final in three years with win over Roosters
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 20:39

The eighth-ranked Cowboys stun the Roosters in a 29-16 upset over the Roosters, setting up a grand final against the top-rated Storm. ...

Will Trent Cotchin play in the grand final? The argument for and against
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 18:36

Will Trent Cotchin be able to captain lead Richmond onto the MCG on grand final day, or will he be suspended for his hit on Dylan Shiel? We examine bo...

AFL live: Tigers and Giants have grand final in their sights
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 14:41

A packed out MCG is the setting as the Tigers and the Giants battle it out for a spot in next Saturday's grand final. Get your live scores, stats and ...

Crows were driven all season by memories of Swans finals loss: Talia
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 12:38

The grand final-bound Adelaide Crows were driven from preseason by memories of a horror finals loss to Sydney, according to defender Daniel Talia. ...

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