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 2014-07-31 17:41   

9 News

  Supreme Court mulls greater use of non-custodial sanctions...

The Supreme Court of Appeal is today considering a Victorian legal first - whether to issue a guideline ruling to the judiciary about Community Correction Orders....



 2014-07-31 17:41   

9 News

  Abbott backs Tas economic projects...

Businesses seeking to invest in Tasmania will get fast-tracked approvals under a new deal between the state and federal governments....



 2014-07-31 17:38   

The Australian

  Boards must stand tall in adversity...

IF the West Tigers board ever ran the club, it doesnt now. It seems to be in the hands of its skipper, Robbie Farah, his manager and the players. If the Essendon board runs the club, it might not be for much longer....



 2014-07-31 17:35   

9 News

  SA zoo mourns death of cheetah...

Tsotsie, a popular hand-reared cheetah, has died at SA's Monarto Zoo from acute renal failure at the age of nine....



 2014-07-31 17:31   

9 News

  Vic man jailed for imprisoning ex-partner...

A Victorian man has been jailed for at least 11 months for dragging his ex-partner into a car and repeatedly assaulting her....



 2014-07-31 17:31   

9 News

  'Biggest waves of the winter' heading for South Australia...

Giant swells easily topping twelve metres are expected to build offshore with surf wave heights on the coast expected to reach six metres by Friday morning....



 2014-07-31 17:30   

9 News

  Sydney's sharehouse scandal...

Voices whisper behind dirty sheets and pieces of torn cardboard which divide the tiny unit into rows of squalid dog boxes....



 2014-07-31 17:29   

9 News

  Obama's Pop print for Abbott...

US President Barack Obama's gift to Tony Abbott during the June visit to the White House was a Pop Art print....



 2014-07-31 17:27   

The Australian

  Walsh faces big task to rebuild...

IN 2011, during Rio Tintos $US4 billion bid for Riversdale Mining, Tata Steel tried to drum up a competing bid from a coalition of Indian steel, coal and power companies. In the end it sold its 26 per cent stake in Riversdale for $US1.1bn. Today India Inc...



 2014-07-31 17:27   

The Australian

  Forrest outed as friend of farmers...

FOUR years ago, dozens of farmers across the drought-plagued southern region of Western Australia began receiving cheques from an anonymous benefactor....



 2014-07-31 17:27   

The Australian

  Amazon bets India web use will deepen...

IN the past two days, Amazon.com and local rival Flipkart have both made billion-dollar bets that online shopping is poised to take off in India, the worlds second-most-populous country....



 2014-07-31 17:26   

9 News

  YOUR SAY: Outgoing NAB boss says banks aren't 'bastards', but still need to improve their reputations...

The departing boss of National Australia Bank says banks need to do more in explaining their big profits to the public and improving their image....



 2014-07-31 17:23   

The Australian

  Merit the key as firms get tough on pay...

THE nations top law firms are more optimistic than theyve been since the global financial crisis but are still keeping a lid on remuneration....



 2014-07-31 17:21   

9 News

  MUA calls off Dampier supply base strike...

The MUA has called off industrial actions at the Dampier supply base and Fremantle port as it seeks to settle new enterprise agreements....



 2014-07-31 17:20   

9 News

  Former Olympic boxer jailed for ACC lies...

Adam Tony Forsyth, a former Olympic boxer, will spend at least a year behind bars after pleading guilty to lying to the Australian Crime Commission....



 2014-07-31 17:17   

The Australian

  US rules Essendon peptide safe...

A CONTENTIOUS peptide at the centre of the Essendon doping scandal that prompted calls for the clubs captain to be stripped of his Brownlow Medal has been declared safe to consume by the US Food and Drug Administration....



 2014-07-31 17:16   

The Australian

  Tickets to luxury travel...

MILAN, London, Hong Kong Canberra?...



 2014-07-31 17:16   

9 News

  Racist rant gets Sydney woman year's bond...

A woman who went on a racist rant on a Sydney train has had no conviction recorded against her....



 2014-07-31 17:16   

The Australian

  Republicans force suit of Obama...

THE Republican-led US House of Representatives has voted to sue President Barack Obama for allegedly overstepping his powers, a move swiftly panned by Democrats as a cynical election-year stunt....



 2014-07-31 17:04   

9 News

  Shorten blasts school 'censorship'...

Media covering federal Opposition Leader Bill Shorten's visit to a Sydney high school have been forced to wait outside....



 2014-07-31 17:02   

9 News

  Teens escape SA detention centre: report...

Two teenage asylum seekers have escaped from a detention centre in Darwin, according to reports....



 2014-07-31 16:59   

9 News

  Cold case detectives make arrest in murder of teen after four decades...

Cold case police in New South Wales have solved the four decade old abduction and murder of a teenage beauty queen in Albury, making it the oldest unsolved homicide case to result in an arrest....



 2014-07-31 16:52   

The Australian

  ADF is all the way with the PLA...

BEIJING has for the first time invited the Australian Defence Force to take part in a joint military exercise on Chinese soil in a sign of deepening military ties between the two nations....



 2014-07-31 16:47   

The Australian

  Tech play looks to be on to something...

Panorama Synergy (PSY)...



 2014-07-31 16:47   

The Australian

  Tigers boss takes heat for Farah fiasco...

WESTS Tigers chief executive Grant Mayer has extended an olive branch to Robbie Farah as he seeks to repair his damaged relationship with the club captain and end the tumult that threatens to undermine the Tigers quest to play finals football....



 2014-07-31 16:46   

The Australian

  Re-armed Israel vows no retreat...

ISRAEL yesterday bolstered its fighting force with 16,000 reservist soldiers despite international pleas to end bloodshed in Gaza that has taken an estimated 1360 lives....



 2014-07-31 16:43   

9 News

  Good behaviour bond for racist Sydney train rant...

The woman filmed hurling racial abuse on a Sydney train has escaped a fine after pleading guilty today to her nasty outburst....



 2014-07-31 16:38   

9 News

  Scientist who discovered Ebola says he'd happily sit next to infected person on the train...

The scientist who helped discover the Ebola virus said the outbreak in west Africa was unlikely to trigger a major epidemic outside the region, adding he would happily sit next to an infected person on a train....



 2014-07-31 16:36   

The Australian

  Report bold, ambitious: Abbott...

THE Abbott government is unlikely to adopt the most severe parts of the welfare blueprint of mining magnate Andrew Forrest, who has raised the prospect of welfare recipients being forced into a cashless world....



 2014-07-31 16:36   

The Australian

  Storm blast claims first victim...

STRONG wind and heavy rain have caused the death of a woman in Tasmania and left a path of destruction across South Australia, Victoria and NSW, felling trees, blowing off roofs, and causing flash-flooding and widespread power cuts....



 2014-07-31 16:13   

9 News

  Police arrest man over 1973 NSW murder...

NSW detectives have arrested a man alleged to have kidnapped, raped and murdered a teenage girl in 1973....



 2014-07-31 16:05   

9 News

  Inquiry hears three-year-old asylum-seeker suffered seizures after medication confiscated in detention...

Doctors have told a human rights inquiry that a three-year-old asylum seeker girl had fits after her medication was taken from her in detention....



 2014-07-31 16:02   

9 News

  Palmer LNP link 'will shine through'...

A Queensland Nationals senator predicts Clive Palmer's long association with the LNP ...



 2014-07-31 16:00   

9 News

[ World ]

  Former aide to Britain's Prince Philip charged with sex abuse...

The former personal assistant of Britain's Prince Philip has been charged with sexually abusing a girl while he was working for the royal family in the 1970s....



 2014-07-31 15:57   

9 News

  Abbott daughter's scholarship whistleblower files claim against school...

The former employee of a design school who reportedly revealed Prime Minister Tony Abbott's daughter received a scholarship has filed a complaint with the Fair Work Commission....



 2014-07-31 15:53   

9 News

  Upgraded charge for fatal nightclub shove...

Patrick Sunil Lilii, who allegedly caused fatal injuries to a man who tried to hug him outside a nightclub, faces an upgraded charge....



 2014-07-31 15:37   

9 News

[ World ]

  Girl 'witnesses mother's murder'...

A five-year-old girl in the US witnessed her mother beaten to death by her boyfriend on the way home from a convenience store, authorities allege....



 2014-07-31 15:30   

9 News

  Rugby league bad boy Todd Carney spotted with Schapelle Corby in Bali...

Disgraced NRL star Todd Carney has been photographed getting close and personal with convicted drug smuggler Schapelle Corby in Bali....



 2014-07-31 15:17   

9 News

  3yo had fits after meds taken: inquiry...

Doctors have told a human rights inquiry that a three-year-old asylum seeker girl had fits after her medication was taken from her in detention....



 2014-07-31 15:11   

Courier Mail

  Daniel Ricciardo says he can still win the F1 Driver’s Championship despite...

DANIEL Ricciardo is refusing to rule himself out of the hunt for this years Formula One world title until the mathematics say otherwise....



 2014-07-31 15:09   

Courier Mail

  Reaching for the sky in Parramatta: High-rise planned for the University of Western Sydney...

THE University of Western Sydney will be the first tenant of an iconic new high rise in the centre of Parramatta housing 10,000 students....



 2014-07-31 15:08   

9 News

  Damaging winds set to hit Adelaide...

Damaging winds are forecast to hit Adelaide and the southeast coast of South Australia on Thursday....



 2014-07-31 15:07   

The Australian

  Driven, moral, sober: meet Gen Z...

GET ready for Generation Z: a more driven, less vain, more puritanical cohort that is poised to make its mark on the world....



 2014-07-31 15:07   

9 News

  Hollingsworth comments could be vital motivation for Pearson...

Sally Pearsons renowned tunnel vision will be tested when her Commonwealth title defence begins in dramatic circumstances on Thursday. ...



 2014-07-31 15:07   

9 News

[ World ]

  Unluckiest Poker player in the world loses everything after bad bet...

Connor Drinan might just be the unluckiest poker player in the world....



 2014-07-31 15:05   

The Australian

  Mickle throws away bridesmaid tag...

KIM Mickle has won a swag of minor medals internationally over the past 18 months so she was more than ready to stand on top of the podium as the Commonwealth Games javelin champion....



 2014-07-31 15:02   

The Australian

  Roos' retention keeps Dees on rise...

IT was a busy AFL day. One of comings and goings. And stayings. Richmonds Tyrone Vickery is off to the tribunal, his teammate little Jake King is going into retirement and guru coach Paul Roos is staying at Melbourne for a third year....



 2014-07-31 15:00   

The Australian

  Illegal downloading is 'simply theft'...

COMMUNICATIONS Minister Malcolm Turnbull has slammed online piracy, describing the illegal downloading of programs such as fantasy saga Game of Thrones as simply theft....



 2014-07-31 14:58   

The Australian

  Slide in building approvals surprises...

BUILDING approvals fell sharply in June, missing expectations of a flat result, official data shows....



 2014-07-31 14:57   

Courier Mail

  Divorce is more costly for women than for men, research shows...

DIVORCES are more costly for Australian women than for men, and for longer periods, too, new research reveals....




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