National News

Mon 18 Feb 2019

Secret family history of an Australian war hero

premium_icon Secret family history of an Australian war hero

Before he was awarded Australia’s highest military honour for heroics in the battle, Daniel Keighran lived a childhood of poverty and struggle.

Moranbah mourns loss of six-year-old boy in crash

premium_icon Moranbah mourns loss of six-year-old boy in crash

The small town has been shaken after a fatal accident resulted in the death of a child riding a scooter

Gang rapist caught in ‘ice’ ring sting

Gang rapist caught in ‘ice’ ring sting

Convicted gang rapist Mohamed Ghanem has been caught in an ice drug ring captured by police surveillance and now faces 20 more years in jail.

Kids face punishment if they join ‘climate change strike’

premium_icon Kids face punishment if they join ‘climate change strike’

Students are planning an activist-promoted “climate change strike” next month and they've been warned there will be punishment for those who skip school.

Aussie icon’s value cut from $147m to zero

Aussie icon’s value cut from $147m to zero

Coca-Cola Amatil says it’s confident for the future of the canned fruit and vegetable business despite its value being slashed.

‘Save me’: Chilling text before alleged rape

‘Save me’: Chilling text before alleged rape

A woman who claims a former union boss raped her allegedly messaged a friend shortly before the incident asking her to “save me”.

Bundy lender targets Big Banks’ Hayne pain

premium_icon Bundy lender targets Big Banks’ Hayne pain

Auswide is targeting the “reputational damage” suffered by Big Bank rivals in the recent royal commission, saying it presents a lending opportunity.

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