National News

Tue 19 Jun 2018

Women told: ‘Don’t walk at night’

Women told: ‘Don’t walk at night’

COLUMNIST Miranda Devine says it is commonsense for young women not to walk in dark parks at night.

Dramatic footage captures truck fireball explosion

premium_icon Dramatic footage captures truck fireball explosion

ASTONISHING new dashcam footage has emerged of the moment a stolen truck which was tailed closely by police for over 100kms exploded into several vehicles.

Cheers as Tony Jones hit back at ABC funding question

Cheers as Tony Jones hit back at ABC funding question

THERE were cheers and laughter as a presenter clashed with a guest in a fiery on-air spat over the future of the ABC’s funding.

Amazon launches free two day delivery for regions

Amazon launches free two day delivery for regions

AMAZON is offering free two business day delivery with the launch of Amazon Prime in Australia amid criticism of its local store.

Carpark tragedy: What do we do about older drivers?

premium_icon Carpark tragedy: What do we do about older drivers?

THE fact a driver in her 80s was behind the wheel of a car that hit and killed a little girl in a shopping centre carpark has sparked an emotive debate.

Mon 18 Jun 2018

‘I was not in control of the plane’

‘I was not in control of the plane’

A QANTAS plane suddenly plunged towards the ocean, not once, but twice, due to a mysterious glitch onboard the popular aircraft.

A step closer to scrapping tampon tax

A step closer to scrapping tampon tax

EVEN though the Greens’ bill to remove a 10 per cent tax on tampons was passed today, it doesn’t mean it’s going to happen.

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