National News

Sat 18 Aug 2018

SCAM: Drought-hit farmers targeted by fake hunters

SCAM: Drought-hit farmers targeted by fake hunters

"We will prosecute trespassers ... to protect property owners and industry as they have enough on their hands with the current drought conditions."

The amazing moment whales crash Coast surfboard ad

premium_icon The amazing moment whales crash Coast surfboard ad

A QUEENSLAND surfboard company got the surprise of their life when pods of whales crashed a promotional shoot just south of the city. SEE THE AMAZING VIDEO.

LIVE BLOG: Winx claims national record of 26 straight wins

LIVE BLOG: Winx claims national record of 26 straight wins

THE champ Winx has put herself into the record books with 26 consecutive wins.

Man with ‘21-page rap sheet’ causes stir in court

premium_icon Man with ‘21-page rap sheet’ causes stir in court

A GOLD Coast man with 21-page rap sheet was left sobbing and became aggressive towards police after he was denied bail for a string of offences in court this...

‘Cult-like secrecy’ of royal family

‘Cult-like secrecy’ of royal family

MEGHAN Markle’s estranged father has launched another blistering attack on her new family, likening them to Scientologists.

Freak of nature is an absolute ‘animal’

Freak of nature is an absolute ‘animal’

BROCK Lesnar can lay claim to being the most feared athlete on the planet — and one particular story proves why that’s the case.

‘I’m guarding this ticket with my life’

‘I’m guarding this ticket with my life’

A HARDWORKING dad from Sydney’s south west is now a multi-millionaire after winning half of the $100m Powerball jackpot this week.

Bikies charged over assassination

Bikies charged over assassination

WHEN a bikie boss was shot dead, police uncovered incredible vision of the daylight murder. Now three men have been charged,

Deadly floods ravage India

Deadly floods ravage India

INDIA has been hit by the worst floods in a century, killing hundreds and forcing 200,000 civilians into relief camps, with the tolls expected to rise.

How we can stop kids drowning

premium_icon How we can stop kids drowning

MOTHER Karina Elcock wanted to ensure her son Axel could save himself if he ever fell into their southside home pool. Now she is calling on others to do the same.

Massive change to the way we watch live sport

Massive change to the way we watch live sport

THIS is the brave new world of watching sport — in particular live sport. This is why it’ll be four times more fun than what you see now.

How I’m outwitting predators lurking online

premium_icon How I’m outwitting predators lurking online

IT’S scary being a parent in the digital age, and cyber predators are finding new ways to target kids.

50kg of cocaine found in bottled water

premium_icon 50kg of cocaine found in bottled water

A FIJIAN national has been charged with trying to allegedly smuggle 50kg of cocaine worth $17.5m in shipment of bottled water.

We don’t need to encourage more bludgers

premium_icon We don’t need to encourage more bludgers

MALCOLM Turnbull can still win the next election if he awakens the sleeping army that will be hurt the most if Labor wins, writes Des Houghton.

10 habits that lead to weight loss

10 habits that lead to weight loss

ACCORDING to a new study, these are the 10 habits of people who lose weight (and actually manage to keep it off).

One thing you should never drink on a plane

One thing you should never drink on a plane

This Aussie globe-trotter has clocked up more than a few secrets during her travels — and there’s one essential rule she has when it comes to ordering on a flight....

Kylie Jenner lands first Vogue cover

Kylie Jenner lands first Vogue cover

VOGUE Australia has bestowed on Kylie Jenner her first ever cover for the global publication, with the star appearing on the fashion bible’s September issue.

Hunt for driver who rammed cop car

Hunt for driver who rammed cop car

A SEARCH is under way after a car rammed a police vehicle multiple times near Brisbane, injuring officers.

Turnbull’s mistakes date right back to the start

premium_icon Turnbull’s mistakes date right back to the start

FROM the start, Malcolm Turnbull appointed a Cabinet and ministry that is too moderate. They do not understand Queensland.

Nude vegan blogger denies being a ‘fake’

Nude vegan blogger denies being a ‘fake’

FAMOUS for living nude in the jungle and surviving largely on bananas, Freelee the Banana Girl hits back at critics accusing her of faking off-grid lifestyle.

Newer Older