Private health premiums to rise 3.25pct
Private health insurers have been given the go-ahead by the federal government to hike their premiums by 3.25 per cent on April 1.
The NSW government says the federal government’s stance on climate and energy policy is preventing new investment and stopping prices from falling.
Victoria’s parliament will resume for one day only to swear in MPs, nearly one month after the state election.
The federal government has been urged by NSW to put aside ideology and provide certainty on reducing emissions, ahead of a national meeting of energy ministers.
The Sydney offices of NSW Labor were raided by the state’s anti-corruption watchdog as part of an investigation into political donations.
AFL premiership champion and drug addict Ben Cousins is scheduled to appear in Perth Magistrates Court via video link from prison.
Bill Shorten has come out of a carefully stage managed Labor national conference in a strong position to attack the next federal election.
Senator Derryn Hinch’s Justice Party has disendorsed newly-elected Victorian upper house MP Catherine Cumming, a day before she’s endorsed.
Canadian national Andre Tamine, 65, has been jailed in Sydney for at least five years and seven months for smuggling cocaine into Australia on a cruise liner.
The Queensland Court of Appeal has increased the jail sentence handed to the man who delivered the punch that killed teenager Cole Miller.
An aged care worker who assaulted an 82-year-old man with dementia in a Sydney nursing home has pleaded guilty.
A Federal Court Justice has ruled which one of three class actions against BHP Billiton over a 2015 Brazilian dam collapse should proceed.
The man accused of the Claremont serial murders had “stories of interest” on his electronic devices, the Perth court that will hear his epic trial has heard.
The Independent Commission Against Corruption has raided the NSW Labor party’s Sydney headquarters in relation to a 2015 fundraising event.
A VERDICT of not guilty to both attempted murder and murder was handed down to the Deniliquin woman who murdered her son in the Murray River last year.
Due to heavy rainfall and resulting flood waters, roads across the region are closed with motorists and residents urged to take care in this treacherous weather. More than 50 mm has fell in the last 24 hours with more rain forecasted. Motorists...
THERE will be no three-peat at the 2019 Southern 80 — Merc Force has pulled out of contention.