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Tue 9 Mar 2021

Daniel Andrews in ICU after ‘nasty’ fall

Premium Content Daniel Andrews in ICU after ‘nasty’ fall

Premier Daniel Andrews was rushed to hospital after taking a “nasty fall” while getting ready for work.

Meghan and Harry’s secret wedding that wasn’t

Premium Content Meghan and Harry’s secret wedding that wasn’t

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s claims of a secret wedding days before their globally televised nuptials have been brought into question.

‘Big swinging d**ks’ tried to ruin Bishop

‘Big swinging d**ks’ tried to ruin Bishop

Julie Bishop has made a bombshell claim that a group of male Liberal MPs who called themselves the ‘big swinging d**ks’ tried to thwart her career.

Greensill’s Australian arm enters administration

Premium Content Greensill’s Australian arm enters administration

Lex Greensill’s firm has filed for formal administration in Australia as lawyers told a UK court the company had “fallen into severe financial distress”.

Aged care deaths: No proven link to COVID jabs

Premium Content Aged care deaths: No proven link to COVID jabs

A small number of aged care residents have died after receiving their COVID-19 vaccination, but their deaths are not linked.

Hetty Johnston steps down from Bravehearts

Premium Content Hetty Johnston steps down from Bravehearts

Hetty Johnston – one of the country’s most renowned child protection advocates – has stepped down from her role with Bravehearts after almost 25 years.

Inquest on rape accuser’s death ‘next logical step’: Bishop

Premium Content Inquest on rape accuser’s death ‘next logical step’: Bishop

Julie Bishop has backed an inquest into the death of Christian Porter’s rape accuser as more details emerged about the state of the woman’s mental health.

Staggering prediction on food prices

Staggering prediction on food prices

Aussie farmers say family budgets could soon be under strain from just staple ingredients as dire reports tip a hike in food prices.

Dan Andrews hospitalised after serious fall

Dan Andrews hospitalised after serious fall

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has been hospitalised after a serious fall, which his office has described as “concerning”.

$8k in four days: Taxpayer hit to get teachers to new school

Premium Content $8k in four days: Taxpayer hit to get teachers to new school

Taxpayers have forked out more than $8k for teachers to catch taxis to a new school in just four days, even though it’s minutes away from two train stations.

Expert reveals key Caddick shoe detail

Expert reveals key Caddick shoe detail

An aquatic forensics expert says a key detail surrounding Melissa Caddick’s washed-up shoe raises questions about the timeline of her disappearance.

Black jewfish off the menu for fishers

Premium Content Black jewfish off the menu for fishers

Black jewfish is now off limits to commercial fishers until next year after the catch limit for the species in Queensland’s East Coast waters was reached.

Darwin CBD hotel evacuated after guest finds bomb threat note

Premium Content Darwin CBD hotel evacuated after guest finds bomb threat...

A DARWIN hotel has been evacuated after a guest found a note in her room claiming there was a bomb in the building

‘It was horrific’: Retired Detective on Linda Reed case

Premium Content ‘It was horrific’: Retired Detective on Linda Reed case

There was nothing to link the man who killed Linda Reed to her death when he was arrested for another murder two years later, a retired homicide Detective says.

ACCESS DENIED: Tourists locked out of Cape York

Premium Content ACCESS DENIED: Tourists locked out of Cape York

Travellers heading for remotbeauty spots could be shut out as Indigenous leaders move to lock the gate to visitors at destinations across Cape York.

‘Very lucky’: Close call after bogged in croc-infested swamp

Premium Content ‘Very lucky’: Close call after bogged in croc-infested swamp

Two mates are lucky to have escaped with their lives after their 4WD became badly bogged in a croc-infested swamp area

Tragic end: Little girl’s body found in dam

Premium Content Tragic end: Little girl’s body found in dam

The search for a toddler missing on the Darling Downs has ended in tragedy overnight, with the little girl’s body found in a dam.

New $1m cash splash to pay visitors to see the Reef

Premium Content New $1m cash splash to pay visitors to see the Reef

Just a day after offering $200 to visitors of the Great Barrier Reef, the State government has unveiled a $1 million bid to get even more Queenslanders there.

Craig Kelly adviser denies ‘kissing, hugging’ teen girls

Premium Content Craig Kelly adviser denies ‘kissing, hugging’ teen girls

Three former interns and mentees of political adviser Frank Zumbo have accused him of inappropriate conduct, including allegedly hiring schoolgirls and touching staff.

Singing, yoga kept Aussie sane in Iranian jail

Premium Content Singing, yoga kept Aussie sane in Iranian jail

Academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert says she sang “terrible 90s pop music” to keep herself sane in the two years she spent behind bars in Iran.

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