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Mon 18 Jun 2018

Government blocks debate on ABC privatisation

Government blocks debate on ABC privatisation

THE Turnbull government has voted against a motion committing the lower house to never support the privatisation of the ABC.

Hard times for property in self-managed super

Hard times for property in self-managed super

BUYING a residential property in a self-managed super fund can deliver Australians huge tax savings, but rule it's tricky.

Food trap you’re falling into at work

Food trap you’re falling into at work

YOU probably don’t even notice it’s happening, but a basic mistake you’re making at work is costing your waistline.

German panic, Neymar’s unwanted record

German panic, Neymar’s unwanted record

WC Snapshot: Five of the top six nations in the FIFA rankings have played, and none has won. Meanwhile, Neymar makes return to the World Cup playing field.

Close-knit locals bond in the face of horror

premium_icon Close-knit locals bond in the face of horror

IN the 1960s, Nambour was known as “The Friendly Town”. That same spirit shone again on Sunday when a little girl was ­fatally injured in front of local shoppers.

Things we can’t forget about Clive Palmer

premium_icon Things we can’t forget about Clive Palmer

CLIVE Palmer – once pictured falling asleep during Question Time and bizarrely counting money in parliament just weeks after his nickel business went into...

Australia plummet to 34-year low

Australia plummet to 34-year low

BACK-TO-BACK defeats have Australia’s ODI team at its lowest point since 1984 and, bar a remarkable turnaround in form, there is more unwanted history ahead

Palmer cops a spray at press conference

Palmer cops a spray at press conference

THINGS didn’t go quite to plan when former One Nation senator Brian Burston confirmed he would join Clive Palmer’s new party.

Palmer to use company money to fund new party

premium_icon Palmer to use company money to fund new party

CONTROVERSIAL businessman Clive Palmer has promised to use his companies’ money to fund a renewed political bid, as his press conference was crashed by a Townsville...

Schwass calls for the AFL to ‘go back to 16 teams’

Schwass calls for the AFL to ‘go back to 16 teams’

FORMER North Melbourne premiership player Wayne Schwass says that he would remove both expansion clubs if he was in charge of the AFL.

Back to black for winter

Back to black for winter

Using a few different tips and tricks, all ages can wear black comfortably and stylishly.

What's hot as we head into cooler months?

What's hot as we head into cooler months?

As we move into winter 2018, it's time to look at what trends will be dominating this coming season.

Dreamworld had concerns about deadly ride

Dreamworld had concerns about deadly ride

ALMOST two years after four people horrifically died on a Dreamworld ride, their families are finally a step closer to getting answers.

Family friend reveals latest on teen stabbing victim

premium_icon Family friend reveals latest on teen stabbing victim

Stabbed in the chest allegedly by a fellow youth at Nambour Train Station on Friday night after an "on-going" feud between the pair.

Gabi, Geoffrey rekindle rocky romance

Gabi, Geoffrey rekindle rocky romance

AUSTRALIAN millionaire Geoffrey Edelsten and his on-again-off-again partner Gabi Grecko have officially announced they are back together and will renew their vows.

PM under pressure to axe tampon tax

premium_icon PM under pressure to axe tampon tax

A MOVE to end the so-called ‘tampon tax’ is gaining ground with a bill to remove the GST from sanitary items passing the Senate today.

Alonso’s epic feat on debut

Alonso’s epic feat on debut

FERNANDO Alonso arrived in Le Mans last week aiming to do what only five drivers had done before him - and he delivered in emphatic style.

Big, beachside family home

Big, beachside family home

POTENTIAL and position at family beach house with office, in-ground swimming pool.

Aussie cyclist scores biggest win

premium_icon Aussie cyclist scores biggest win

AUSTRALIAN cyclist Richie Porte has taken overall victory in the Tour de Suisse after BMC teammate Stefan Kung won the final-stage time trial.

$200,000 ‘not a lot of money’

$200,000 ‘not a lot of money’

DESPITE being the star of the internet’s most famous video, SA senator Lucy Gichuhi’s celebrity status couldn’t save her from the taxpayers.

Federer claims career-first with Open win

Federer claims career-first with Open win

EVEN at 36 Roger Federer is managing to do things he’s never accomplished before — even after a break during the clay-court season.

Huawei P20 Pro: the best low-light shooter hands down

Huawei P20 Pro: the best low-light shooter hands down

his is one incredible camera – a device that in night shooting mode literally sucks every bit of light out of a scene to produce more than the eye can see.

Dwyer sizes up Lightning strike

Dwyer sizes up Lightning strike

BENDIGO trainer Shaun Dwyer is daring to dream his exciting filly Miss Leonidas can deliver him another Group One Lightning Stakes.

Real reason behind Optus World Cup fail

Real reason behind Optus World Cup fail

OPTUS has become public enemy number one with sports fans across Australia with its poor World Cup coverage. But it’s not entirely to blame.

Dreamworld ride 'broke three times' on day of tragedy

premium_icon Dreamworld ride 'broke three times' on day of tragedy

‘I SHUDDER when I think if there had been guest on the ride’. Witnesses at the first day of a coronial inquiry into the 2016 Dreamworld Thunder River Rapids tragedy...

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