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Adelaide Now | News

  • Sex workers ‘unsafe with antiquated laws’
    SEX workers are calling for MPs to reintroduce legislation to state Parliament that would decriminalise prostitution.
    - 1 hour ago, 2 Jun 15, 7:55am -
  • Town loses old servo, to make way for OTR
    OPPONENTS to a big new 24-hour On the Run at the entrance to a historic southern Adelaide location haven’t been able to stop the development. Work on it has now started.
    - 2 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 7:01am -
  • Islamic College chair: ‘I’ve ruffled some feathers’
    EMBATTLED Islamic College of SA chairman Farouk Khan has conceded his board has been more “hands on” than it would like to be and that he has “ruffled some feathers”.
    - 3 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 6:07am -
  • Freaky tubes floating above Earth
    AN AUSSIE student has discovered that giant, invisible, moving plasma tubes fill the skies above Earth. So, what does this mean?
    - 3 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 5:53am -
  • Where stormwater from $23m harvest will end up
    A $23m plan to harvest stormwater across Adelaide’s east is finally set to happen six years after it was first mooted. Here’s where it will end up.
    - 4 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 5:24am -

Perth Now | News

  • Councils must act on fraud: Qld govt
    QUEENSLAND'S auditor-general has painted a stark picture of the failure of councils to stop or detect fraud.
    - 47 mins ago, 2 Jun 15, 8:24am -
  • Former Vic premier to get state funeral
    VICTORIA'S first female premier Joan Kirner will receive a state funeral on Friday as her death continues to garner tributes from across the country.
    - 48 mins ago, 2 Jun 15, 8:23am -
  • Islamic schools welcome fed audit
    A MAJOR provider of Islamic education has welcomed the education minister's decision to conduct an audit of its schools' finances.
    - 1 hour ago, 2 Jun 15, 7:57am -
  • Chinese ship capsizes, over 450 aboard
    RESCUERS have plucked a 65-year-old woman from the water after a ship sank on China's Yangtze River with more than 450 people aboard.
    - 2 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 7:35am -
  • Govt defends business package in ad series
    THE Abbott government believes there is nothing inconsistent with having its small business package included in its intergenerational report ad campaign.
    - 2 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 7:27am -

News.com.au | top stories

  • How is this country in such a mess?
    T SHOULD be one of the richest countries on Earth but instead it’s brimming with slums and violence and one in three people live in poverty.
    - 1 hour ago, 2 Jun 15, 8:00am -
  • ‘We feared that she would abort them’
    AFTER finally finding a surrogate to help them, an Australian couple’s dreams were almost shattered when Thai authorities shut down the clinic they were using because of Baby Gammy.
    - 2 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 7:36am -
  • The danger lurking in your bathroom cabinet
    THE health minister has announced a crackdown on the use of a common medicine because of fears Australians are becoming immune to it.
    - 2 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 6:52am -
  • Forget Tinder if you want to meet your match
    SINGLE people tired of disappointing Tinder dates are turning back to old-fashioned matchmakers to find love. And their success rate is remarkable.
    - 2 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 6:46am -
  • Scenes too ‘digusting’ to make the cut
    AUSSIE actor Angus Sampson, who played the Organic Mechanic in Mad Max: Fury Road, has opened up about two gross scenes which never made the cut.
    - 3 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 6:07am -

New South Wales | news

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Queensland | news

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Victoria | news

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WA Today | news

Brisbane Times | News

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Western Australia | news

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Courier Mail | News

  • The ‘beautiful little soul’ beaten to a pulp
    HORRIFIC videos have been in played in court of a boy, who died after sustained abuse, being beaten by his siblings at the encouragement of his mother’s boyfriend.
    - 2 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 7:23am -
  • Round 13 NRL teams: No Parker for Broncos
    ALL the teams have been named for round 13 of the NRL - and SuperCoach superstar Corey Parker is missing. Check out the round 13 NRL teams.
    - 2 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 7:16am -
  • Investigation continues into IBM fire
    UPDATE: Brisbane’s IBM building is now back in the hands of the owner after a fire broke out in the ceiling of the 13th floor today.
    - 2 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 7:11am -
  • Scenes too ‘digusting’ to make the cut
    AUSSIE actor Angus Sampson, who played the Organic Mechanic in Mad Max: Fury Road, has opened up about two gross scenes which never made the cut.
    - 3 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 6:07am -
  • ‘It’s like Thailand, 30 years ago’
    THIS is a destination known for its wild full moon parties, secluded resorts and unspoilt beaches. But it isn’t where you’d expect.
    - 5 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 4:39am -

The Australian

Herald Sun | News

  • Interest rates stay on hold
    THE Reserve Bank of Australia has kept interest rates on hold at two per cent today, as experts told borrowers what they should do next.
    - 4 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 5:21am -
  • Workers get an extra $16 a week
    AUSTRALIA’S 1.86m lowest paid workers will get a $16 a week pay rise after the Fair Work Commission increased the minimum wage by 2.5 per cent today.
    - 4 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 5:07am -
  • Angry Abbott fires up at colleagues
    TONY Abbott has issued a stinging rebuke to his cabinet colleagues for leaking information to the media, reminding them of the repercussions.
    - 5 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 3:41am -
  • Malaysia Airlines may change name
    A REBUILT Malaysia Airlines could get a new name in an effort to rebrand and distance the carrier from the MH370 disaster.
    - 10 hours ago, 1 Jun 15, 11:03pm -
  • Flu strikes early and hard
    WINTER has only just begun, but the dreaded flu is already rampaging at higher rates than normal as experts warn of a particularly bad season.
    - 21 hours ago, 1 Jun 15, 12:00pm -

Daily Telegraph

  • Councils must act on fraud: Qld govt
    QUEENSLAND'S auditor-general has painted a stark picture of the failure of councils to stop or detect fraud.
    - 47 mins ago, 2 Jun 15, 8:24am -
  • Former Vic premier to get state funeral
    VICTORIA'S first female premier Joan Kirner will receive a state funeral on Friday as her death continues to garner tributes from across the country.
    - 48 mins ago, 2 Jun 15, 8:23am -
  • Islamic schools welcome fed audit
    A MAJOR provider of Islamic education has welcomed the education minister's decision to conduct an audit of its schools' finances.
    - 1 hour ago, 2 Jun 15, 7:57am -
  • Chinese ship capsizes, over 450 aboard
    RESCUERS have plucked a 65-year-old woman from the water after a ship sank on China's Yangtze River with more than 450 people aboard.
    - 2 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 7:35am -
  • Govt defends business package in ad series
    THE Abbott government believes there is nothing inconsistent with having its small business package included in its intergenerational report ad campaign.
    - 2 hours ago, 2 Jun 15, 7:27am -

ABC | Australian News

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