130000May 7, 2009, 1:00 pm
124500May 7, 2009, 12:45 pm
Australia's biggest generic drug manufacturer says it will move future jobs to India because of uneconomical patent laws.May 7, 2009, 12:45 pm
Two South Australian police officers have been charged with sex crimes while they were in Victoria assisting with the Black Saturday bushfires.May 7, 2009, 12:15 pm
104500May 7, 2009, 10:45 am
A Tennessee jail escapee who evaded US authorities for almost 30 years and threatened to flee to Australia has been captured.May 7, 2009, 10:30 am
Hackers are demanding $A13.6 million ransom for the return of medical records they have stolen from a US medical department's computer system.May 7, 2009, 10:30 am
100000May 7, 2009, 10:00 am
Olympian Scott Miller has pleaded guilty in a Sydney court to one charge of supplying ecstasy.May 7, 2009, 9:15 am
063000May 7, 2009, 6:30 am
Distillers are stepping up their campaign against the alcopops tax hike, as the Rudd government prepares to have another attempt at pushing the measure through parliament next week.May 7, 2009, 6:15 am
The same robot technology that guides massive machines around Australian mine sites could be delivering cups of tea in aged-care homes within a decade, a robotics expert says.May 6, 2009, 4:00 pm
Mick Keelty's replacement as Australian Federal Police commissioner should be someone from within the organisation, the Federal police union says.May 6, 2009, 3:15 pm
The threat level to Australia from swine flu has not been downgraded despite there being no confirmed cases of the disease in the country.May 6, 2009, 1:45 pm
Indonesian police have arrested two suspected people smugglers, including one accused of organising an ill-fated sea journey that left several asylum seekers dead.May 6, 2009, 1:15 pm
The textile workers' union says it is "sick of words" from the Federal Government and wants it to save jobs by requiring all government uniforms to be made in Australia.May 6, 2009, 1:00 pm
083000May 6, 2009, 8:30 am
Australian Federal Police Commissioner Mick Keelty has decided to step down effective September, Sky News is reporting.May 6, 2009, 7:00 am
Treasurer Wayne Swan will next week unveil the biggest Budget deficit since World War II, with Australia's finances likely to be in the red for at least the next six years.May 6, 2009, 6:00 am
Former Victoria Police chief Christine Nixon has scuttled plans by underworld identity Mick Gatto to help rebuild fire-ravaged Marysville.May 6, 2009, 6:00 am
Do you have a story for us to investigate?
'The West Australian' is a trademark of West Australian Newspapers Limited 2013.
All rights reserved.
Select your state to see news for your area.