National News

Tue 23 Jul 2019

Global warming 'indisputable': BHP CEO

Global warming 'indisputable': BHP CEO

Climate change is a looming crisis that requires concerted global action, BHP's CEO has declared as the mining giant invests $400 million to combat it.

World’s most expensive cities to live

World’s most expensive cities to live

Curious how our living costs like food, rent and transport compare to other world cities? New research reveals how Sydney and Melbourne prices measure up to the...

Woman sentenced over egg attack on PM

Woman sentenced over egg attack on PM

A woman who tried to 'egg' the prime minister during the federal election campaign has been sentenced over the incident.

Drastic plan to lift alcohol prices

Drastic plan to lift alcohol prices

A POWERFUL industry group has called for an overhaul of pricing for cheap alcohol in a bid to shift binge-drinking culture and reduce harm.

Stunning push to scrap Medicare

Stunning push to scrap Medicare

ONE OF Australia’s insurance bosses has a radical idea to combat rising health costs — get rid of Medicare altogether.

‘Get a job’: Crying influencer lashed

‘Get a job’: Crying influencer lashed

An Instagram “influencer” has been slammed for her teary rant about the platform’s recent changes, as people demand she “gets a real job”.

Skier escapes horror 10m fall in Thredbo

Skier escapes horror 10m fall in Thredbo

A SKIER is lucky to be alive after a chairlift he was sitting was hit by a “freak” gust of wind, sending the man crashing to the ground.

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