Climate Change Minister Penny Wong has confirmed there will be no rebate for solar panels for some months.June 18, 2009, 1:00 pm
Federal Opposition leader Malcolm Turnbull won't rule out stalling a Senate vote on the government's planned emissions trading scheme.June 18, 2009, 7:15 am
A man accused of shooting dead Desmond "Tuppence" Moran is due to appear in Melbourne Magistrates' Court today.June 18, 2009, 6:30 am
Health authorities are wasting antiviral drugs on a "mild" form of swine flu that may be needed if the strain becomes more aggressive next year, two experts say.June 18, 2009, 6:15 am
WA health officials will limit who is tested and treated for swine flu and no longer bar children from school if they visit high-risk areas as part of a major relaxation of pandemic measures.June 18, 2009, 6:00 am
A Perth man is among 80 airline passengers who are under compulsory quarantine in a Chinese hotel and have had their passports confiscated because of a suspected swine flu case on their flight from Australia at the weekend.June 18, 2009, 6:00 am
A north Queensland man who died after police stunned him with a Taser could have been hit more than 20 times.June 18, 2009, 6:00 am
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The sound of millions of tonnes of ice breaking away from the South Pole may be climate change's canary in the earth's climatic coal mine, scientists say.June 17, 2009, 5:00 pm
An eight-hour siege at a McDonald's restaurant on the NSW mid-north coast has come to an end, with the gunman now in police custody.June 17, 2009, 3:15 pm
The Federal Government should do more to educate foreigners who want to come to Australia to work in the sex industry, the Australian Sex Workers Association says.June 17, 2009, 2:45 pm
Gangland widow Judy Moran is a danger to the community with easy access to guns and cannot be released on bail, a court has ruled.June 17, 2009, 2:15 pm
Jobseekers are finding the old adage that it is not what you know, but who you know does not necessarily apply in Australia — it is actually more about where you come from.June 17, 2009, 1:15 pm
A bitter war of words between two Tasmanian senators has intensified after one of them missed a vote in the Senate on Wednesday.June 17, 2009, 11:15 am
A key indicator of the Australian economy has enjoyed its third consecutive monthly improvement in another sign the worst of the global recession's impact domestically is over.June 17, 2009, 9:00 am
A man has been charged over an alleged $500,000 life insurance fraud believed to be linked to a donation made to the Cronulla Sharks rugby league club.June 17, 2009, 7:30 am
A Qantas flight from Los Angeles was has been diverted to Sydney as fog builds up at Melbourne airport.June 17, 2009, 6:00 am
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Underworld matriarch Judy Moran dumped the suspected getaway car and was overheard talking about disposing of items used in the murder of her brother-in-law Des Moran, a court has heard.June 16, 2009, 5:30 pm
The father of a pregnant 12-year-old is frustrated the youngster is again living with her mentally ill mother and may not be receiving adequate care, his local MP says.June 16, 2009, 5:00 pm
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