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The Australian Federal Police has confirmed the arrest of a 24-year-old Bankstown man. Picture: NSW Police/AAP - ‎6 hours ago‎
A SYDNEY man was charged today for allegedly planning a terrorist attack in Australia. Farhad Said, 24, was arrested outside his Bankstown home on Thursday and charged over his alleged involvement in plots to attack the Garden Island Naval Base and ...
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MH370: More possible debris sent to experts

The Australian - ‎2 hours ago‎
Three new pieces of possible plane debris have been found and are of interest in the investigation into the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
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Former Labor boss Jamie Clements. - ‎49 minutes ago‎
FORMER NSW Labor Party boss Jamie Clements has been charged and will appear before court for illegally accessing electoral roll details of a man and handing them over to a disgraced union boss, with the details used to then threaten him.
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Police 'impersonators' allegedly caught with drugs, weapons and cash in Adelaide

ABC Online - ‎30 minutes ago‎
Two people have been arrested after allegedly using flashing red and blue lights to drive through Adelaide traffic while transporting weapons and drugs in their car.

Siege Negotiator's Training Involved 'Islam 101'

Sky News - ‎2 hours ago‎
The top negotiator in the Sydney siege says he did about four weeks of training over three years and a very short course on Islam.
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Barnett says no chance of a spill

SBS - ‎6 hours ago‎
WA Premier Colin Barnett has again hosed down speculation about his leadership, saying he will take a "mature approach" if there are moves to oust him.
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Two-day G7 summit starts in Japan

IANS - ‎6 hours ago‎
Tokyo, May 26 (IANS) A two-day Group of Seven (G7) summit started at Ise-Shima in Japan on Thursday. The meeting is being attended by G7 country heads : US President Barack Obama, French President Francois Hollande, German Chancellor Angela ...
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Child sex offenders in Indonesia to face execution or chemical castration

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎4 hours ago‎
Jakarta: Child sex offenders could be executed or chemically castrated in Indonesia under a crackdown following the brutal gang rape and murder of a 14-year-old girl.
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G7 Summit: Obama's historic visit to Hiroshima 'will honour those who were lost in WWII'

Firstpost - ‎8 hours ago‎
Shima: Barack Obama's historic visit to Hiroshima this week "will honour all those who were lost in World War II" the US president said on Wednesday, hours after arriving in Japan for a Group of Seven summit.
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Budget surplus 'built on the back' of frontline workers, union says

ABC Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
The forecast surplus announced in Tasmania's budget was "built on the back" of cuts to frontline services in health and education, Unions Tasmania says.
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Election 2016: Scott Morrison 'flushes out' Labor on Schoolkids Bonus, backs away from black hole

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎7 hours ago‎
A triumphant Scott Morrison has seized on Labor backing down on its promises to restore the Schoolkids Bonus, reverse changes to the pensions assets test and not restore aged care funding - but the Treasurer has walked away from his own claim the ...
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Aurukun needs plan that will stand test of time: Cook MP Bill Gordon

Brisbane Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
As the Premier flies to Aurukun for an emergency meeting on how the troubled community can move forward, Cook MP Billy Gordon says whatever plan is put in place needs to be led by the community - and stay in place, instead of altered by successive ...
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Pat Dodson: Indigenous incarceration rate 'shameful' due to failure to address poverty

The Guardian - ‎5 hours ago‎
The West Australia Labor Senate hopeful Patrick Dodson at a press conference at the Michael Long Leadership Centre in Darwin. Photograph: Mick Tsikas/AAP.
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Massive Australian logistics takeover deal hits snag - Yahoo7

The West Australian - ‎4 hours ago‎
Sydney (AFP) - A multi-billion-dollar deal to break up Australian logistics giant Asciano between local and international suitors hit a hurdle Thursday after a key corporate regulator raised concerns about reduced competition at ports.
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Credit-card gouge put to an end - ‎1 hour ago‎
AIRLINES will be forced to limit “gouging” consumers with excessive credit card fees after the Reserve Bank outlined new rules on surcharging.
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Santos's GLNG project starts up second production unit

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎12 hours ago‎
Santos has brought online the second production unit at its $US18.5 billion ($25.7 billion) GLNG gas export project in Gladstone on schedule, raising expectations it is heading towards the top end of its full-year production guidance.
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High-rise Harry Triguboff tops the BRW Rich List

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎4 hours ago‎
High-rise Harry Triguboff has topped the BRW Rich List, amassing a personal fortune of more than $10 billion from an apartment building empire that has literally left its mark across the skylines of Sydney and the Gold Coast.
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Bendable smartphones coming this year, Chinese start-up says

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎10 hours ago‎
A little-known start-up in China is gunning to be the first to sell bendable smartphones this year, seeking to upstage Samsung, which has started to dabble in flexible-screen technology.
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LinkedIn sends email attempting to reassure users over 'security issue' - ‎5 hours ago‎
LINKEDIN has attempted to reassure its users after a “security issue” that involved a hacker stealing more than one hundred million identities.
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Should Facebook decide what types of bodies we see on our feeds?

ABC Online - ‎3 hours ago‎
Facebook have apologised for rejecting an ad by a Melbourne group featuring plus-size model Tess Holliday, after saying the image "depicts a body or body parts in an undesirable manner.
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Nvidia Exec Talks GeForce GTX 1080 Founders Edition, Ansel Cheating Concerns

GameSpot - ‎10 hours ago‎
Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1080 is a graphics card of many firsts; the first graphics card in the 10 series line-up, the first to use the new Pascal microarchitecture, and the first to launch with a Founders Edition.
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Sydney Theatre Company artistic director Jonathan Church resigns before he begins

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎4 hours ago‎
In an announcement that has sent shockwaves through the theatre community, the new artistic director of Sydney Theatre Company, Jonathan Church, has resigned just months after being appointed to the high-profile role.
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Nine Things You Absolutely Can't Miss This Vivid Festival

theMusic - ‎9 hours ago‎
Vivid Festival is a staple of Sydney's cultural calendar, flooding the streets and venues from 27 May - 18 June with incredible, immersive light shows and installations, world-renowned musical performances and celebrations of innovation and creativity.
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Stream Flume's new album 'Skin' right now!

Stoney Roads - ‎12 hours ago‎
This is no leak or hack, it is legit. Flume took to Facebook this morning uploading the full hour-and-twenty-five minute LP to stream, a day before it's official release.
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Jarryd Hayne's mate tries to take rap for Corey Norman's Star casino drug bust

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎30 minutes ago‎
One of Jarryd Hayne's best mates has emerged as the man who attempted to take the rap for Parramatta star Corey Norman when he was allegedly busted for drugs outside The Star casino last Friday.
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State of Origin I: Queensland veteran Corey Parker refusing to reignite David Klemmer furore

Courier Mail - ‎29 minutes ago‎
NRL: Former NSW player Geoff Toovey believes Josh Dugan and Ferguson may struggle in Origin against Greg Inglis and Corey Oates. May 26th 2016; 3 hours ago; /video/video.
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Aussie Jared Tallent celebrates Gold in style four years later0:47

Herald Sun - ‎3 hours ago‎
Walking: Australian Jared Tallent celebrates a Gold medal win in style four years later after the original winner of the 50km Walk at the London Olympics was stripped for drug use.
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AFL Round 10 teams: See the full line-ups and get the best SuperCoach advice

Herald Sun - ‎3 hours ago‎
AFL: The Swans are getting set for the biggest test in the AFL in 2016 it doesn't get any bigger than hosting the Kangaroos right now.
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Did solar superflares spark life on Earth?

environmentalresearchweb - ‎2 hours ago‎
A stormy young Sun may have provided the early Earth with the ingredients and climate needed to kick-start life. That's the claim of NASA scientists, who say that powerful solar eruptions may have warmed the Earth at a time when the Sun was relatively ...
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'We are prisoners in our own homes' 100000 BATS take over tiny Australian town - ‎3 hours ago‎
A TINY town in Australia has been overrun by more than 100,000 bats, dramatically outnumbering the human residents and wreaking havoc on everyday life.
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Former Linc CEO hit with protection order

Brisbane Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
An environmental protection order has been issued against Linc Energy's former chief executive Peter Bond. It's the first time the government's new chain of responsibility laws have been put into use.
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Scientists Develop Time Reverse Imaging Method to Take Real-Time Data from Ocean Sensors

AZoSensors - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Seismologists have created a new algorithm that could one day help give coastal cities early warning of incoming tsunamis. Right now, tsunami warning systems rely on region-specific scenarios based on previous patterns in that area.
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Telstra wins contract for new National Cancer Screening Register

ABC Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
Telstra has been awarded a lucrative Federal Government contract to build and operate a National Cancer Screening Register, but health and privacy experts are concerned about the security of the data.

Is this the trick to exercising every day?

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎11 hours ago‎
As an inconsistent meditator, who understands the benefits but doesn't find this enough to motivate me into action, I was intrigued by the secret of one teacher who has meditated upon waking for 40 years.
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Syphilis in north Queensland: Govt wants to stop babies dying by December 2017

Brisbane Times - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Three Aboriginal children have died from congenital syphilis and there have been 167 new cases in north Queensland since 2015, prompting a $15.7 million plan to fight sexually transmitted diseases in the north of the state.
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Labor to Keep Coalition's Aged Care Cuts

Pro Bono Australia - ‎10 hours ago‎
The federal Labor party has said it would not reverse the $1.2 billion aged care budget savings but has committed to a review of the way services are funded, which aged care organisations claim resembles little difference to the Coalition's stance.
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