Category: National News

Anti-racism protesters arrested

Anti-racism protesters arrested

After a ban on the Cronulla “memorial” rally, activist Nicholas Folkes says he will remain in the area. Men arrive to a rally commemorating 10 years since the Cronulla riots at the Don Lucas reserve …
Turnbull tax: How Malcolm could go it alone

Turnbull tax: How Malcolm could go it alone

Who needs sidekicks? Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at a COAG press conference at the Commonwealth Parliamentary Offices in Sydney with Premier Mike Baird (left) and Victorian Premier, Daniel Andrews. Pic: John Feder. MALCOLM Turnbull will …
How much is enough, America?

How much is enough, America?

Fighting terror … the US wants more military action in the Middle East. THE US has asked Australia and other coalition partners to increase their military contribution towards the fight against Islamic State. But Defence …
‘God himself couldn’t have saved her’

‘God himself couldn’t have saved her’

Special Operations Paramedics Phil Owens, Matt Pepper, Alex Peters and Michael Thomson were first on the scene after the shooting. Picture: Richard Dobson THEY didn’t know her name. They didn’t know she was a mother. …
Tyres slashed on riot anniversary

Tyres slashed on riot anniversary

Far-right activist Nicholas Folkes is preparing to throw a halal-free barbecue in Cronulla today. Picture: Richard Dobson TENSIONS are high this morning in the Sydney seaside suburb of Cronulla with far-right groups saying they are …
Customers pay more for same loan

Customers pay more for same loan

The central bank has kept the cash rate on hold at a record low of 2 percent. CommSec Chief Economist Craig James expects the RBA to stay on the sidelines for quite a number of …
School children in Cronulla bus crash

School children in Cronulla bus crash

Police and fire services on the site of a school bus crash in Cronulla, southern Sydney. Picture: Matrix Pictures THREE children have been injured after the school bus they were travelling in crashed into a …
Health crisis a ‘big challenge’: COAG

Health crisis a ‘big challenge’: COAG

The PM and state and territory leaders will discuss terrorism and economic reform at today’s COAG meeting. COAG … Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has thrashed out key issues, pictured here with SA Premier Jay Weatherill …