A call by independent senator Nick Xenophon for a judicial inquiry into allegations surrounding Sydney bookie Tom Waterhouse is a "gross over-reaction", Racing NSW says.April 29, 2013, 7:18 am
More than 10,000 foreigners working in Australia under the 457 visa scheme - 10 per cent of the visa holders - are rorting the system, Immigration Minister Brendan O'Connor claimed yesterday.April 29, 2013, 5:42 am
Collapsing company tax receipts have helped punch a $12 billion hole in the Federal Budget and created a risk of four more years of deficits, Julia Gillard will reveal today.April 29, 2013, 3:12 am
Sausage superstars Dan and Steph Mulheron added another culinary title to their belts last night after winning season four of Channel 7's reality cooking hit My Kitchen Rules.April 29, 2013, 12:11 am
Qantas says it will not tolerate behaviour that could compromise passenger safety, after facing legal action for allegedly kicking a group of Aboriginal men off a plane.April 25, 2013, 10:38 am
Police are telling people to lock their doors and windows and close curtains after a man committed obscene acts outside homes across Perth.April 25, 2013, 9:56 am
Singer/songwriter Daniel Merriweather has pleaded guilty to crashing into a car while drunk before leaving the scene of the accident in Melbourne.April 24, 2013, 3:54 pm
Mumford & Sons, Frank Ocean, The National, Empire Of The Sun, TV On The Radio, The Presets and Klaxons are all headed to Byron Bay.April 24, 2013, 9:52 am
Four of Australia's six fastest-growing air routes are from Perth, underscoring WA's booming economy, according to government figures for last year.April 23, 2013, 6:30 am
When Australia's population hits a new milestone tonight, the 23rd millionth Australian could be a baby boy called Jack or a young working Brit named Chris.April 23, 2013, 6:30 am
A suspected Egyptian terrorist who fled to Australia has been shifted to a secure section in Sydney's Villawood detention centre.April 23, 2013, 6:24 am
Former chief of the Defence Force Peter Cosgrove is believed to be Tony Abbott's pick as the next governor-general.April 23, 2013, 6:22 am
UPDATED: Legendary Aussie rocker Chrissy Amphlett has died, aged 53.April 22, 2013, 1:49 pm
A Frenchman swimming in the Northern Territory says he thought only of fighting for his life when a two-metre crocodile grabbed him by the head and began a death roll.April 22, 2013, 9:03 am
Tony Abbott says Australia's schools funding system is "not broken" and that any changes could be a matter of finetuning after the September election.April 22, 2013, 6:07 am
CANBERRA: A series of interactive "travelling museums" will form part of the Federal Government's official Centenary of Anzac program, which has received a $25 million funding boost.April 21, 2013, 3:35 pm
Australia's motoring clubs have joined forces for the first time to lobby both sides of politics for a better deal for motorists, in the lead up to the federal election.April 21, 2013, 3:33 pm
The Australian sharemarket is expected to open in positive territory tomorrow as investors look for bargains after solid performances on overseas markets.April 21, 2013, 12:11 pm
Opposition Leader Tony Abbott says he can't bind his party for all time in opposition to same sex marriage.April 21, 2013, 10:15 am
Melbourne's doctor and other officials will be called before the AFL following claims the club had a relationship with the man at the centre of the Australian sport anti-doping investigation.April 19, 2013, 7:35 am
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