Children learn better if schools encourage them to slip off their shoes, international education expert Stephen Heppell says.November 14, 2011, 6:36 am
She's been a fraulein, a school m'arm and in the eyes of some a witch.November 14, 2011, 7:33 am
Police are hunting a man who held up a Chicken Treat store overnight.November 14, 2011, 7:07 am
Construction union boss Kevin Reynolds and Labor Leader Eric Ripper spoke of their satisfaction yesterday at the union rejoining the Australian Labor Party and ending a bitter internal party row.November 14, 2011, 6:38 am
A woman has died after a head-on collision near Northampton this morning.November 14, 2011, 6:35 am
Perth man Glen George has just finished a marathon 75-day, 14,000km tour of Australia in an electric car, the first person to complete such a challenge.November 14, 2011, 6:27 am
How do you ask someone who has lost their home if they would like to donate some of the burnt remains to a museum?November 14, 2011, 6:26 am
Australian security services were given the green light to actively recruit defectors from communist nations and terrorist organisations at the height of the Cold War.November 14, 2011, 5:47 am
A limited edition Bible illustrated by Salvador Dali in the 1960s and another dated from 1540 feature in a St George's Cathedral display of more than 30 rare bibles from WA homes.November 14, 2011, 5:41 am
If anyone can teach you about rhythm and blues, it is Big Jay McNeely.November 14, 2011, 5:35 am
People living close to cheap liquor outlets are likely to buy and drink more alcohol, particularly those aged in their 20s, a WA report has found.November 14, 2011, 5:10 am
Julia Gillard has declared it unacceptable that miners make pleas for a major increase in migrant numbers while parts of Perth have double-digit levels of unemployment.November 14, 2011, 5:02 am
Leah Shaw remembers it as the most frightening experience of her life, when she was so confused she did not even know if her two young daughters were real.November 14, 2011, 5:01 am
One of the biggest asylum seeker boats to arrive in Australian waters this year has been intercepted by authorities off WA.November 14, 2011, 2:45 am
Australia's advertising watchdog has admitted it is powerless to stop an emerging trend of "product placement" of alcohol in music videos watched by millions of teenagers.November 14, 2011, 2:35 am
Some young people are drinking up to 10 cocktails of alcohol and energy drinks a night, putting them at risk of dangerous health effects such as increased heart rate and alcoholic poisoning, a new study shows.November 14, 2011, 2:33 am
Lawyers have criticised the State Government's proposed bikie gang control laws as "populist" and said they are the latest example of WA politicians' "law and order auction" to be the toughest on crime.November 14, 2011, 2:25 am
A group of medicos at Royal Perth Hospital is supporting the Supreme Court appeal of an Indian doctor convicted of sexual assaulting a patient on the emergency ward of the hospital in 2009.November 14, 2011, 2:15 am
The number of infringements for cabbies breaching taxi rules and regulations this year is already 15 per cent higher than last year.November 14, 2011, 2:05 am
China's property market, a mainstay of the world's second-largest economy, has started to suffer a downturn that could have a knock-on effect on global trade in commodities, analysts warn.November 13, 2011, 1:43 pm
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