Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Settings | Sign in

Top Stories

See realtime coverage

Coburg protest: The surreal experience of lunchtime violence in suburban streets

The Age - ‎9 hours ago‎
Several people have been arrested after a violent brawl erupted between anti-racism and anti-Islam groups in Melbourne's inner-north on Saturday.
Seven arrested in ugly Melbourne protests
Anti-Islam protests descend into violence in Melbourne
See realtime coverage

Move Rio Olympics over Zika virus, experts warn

The Australian - ‎4 hours ago‎
The World Health Organisation, rejecting a call by health experts, says there is “no public health justification” for postponing, cancelling or moving this year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of the Zika disease outbreak.
See realtime coverage

LiveBlogLast Updated 6.10pm AEDTFederal election 2016: Malcolm Turnbull in Qld, Bill Shorten in NT

The Australian - ‎May 26, 2016‎
Federal election live: And that concludes The Australian's rolling coverage for today. It's the 20th day for our sleep-deprived leaders, both of whom headed north with 36 days remaining.
See realtime coverage

'Aurukun needs to be awakened': Local pastor hopes town at 'turning point' after difficult past

ABC Online - ‎May 26, 2016‎
The seeds of demise in Aurukun were already sown when Herbert Yunkaporta drew his first breaths at the Archer River Mission Station in 1972.
See realtime coverage

Blues call out Queensland's bluff

Fox Sports - ‎7 hours ago‎
POKER nights have been popular in NSW camp in Coffs Harbour this week and a lot of the players have become highly suspicious of tactical bluffing.

Alleged Gang Rape of Teen Shocks, Angers Brazilians

Newsweek - ‎4 hours ago‎
Rio de Janeiro police are investigating allegations that more than 30 men and boys raped a 16-year-old girl, officials said on Friday, as outrage spread in the host city for the Olympics and reverberated across the country.
See realtime coverage

Mt Everest 'summit fever': Why climbers make poor decisions near peak

Herald Sun - ‎2 hours ago‎
YOUR headlamp casts a lonely glow in the darkness of Everest, the world's tallest peak. Your crampons bite into the ice. Inside your full down suit your tired body somehow keeps moving.
See realtime coverage

Putin says Romania, Poland may now be in Russia's cross-hairs

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎2 hours ago‎
Athens: Russian President Vladimir Putin warned Romania and Poland they could find themselves in the sights of Russian rockets because they are hosting elements of a US missile shield that Moscow considers a threat to its security.
See realtime coverage

Behind Confucius Classrooms: the Chinese government agency teaching NSW school students

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎3 hours ago‎
NSW public schools are being paid at least $10,000 a year by a Chinese government body to offer its Chinese language and culture courses, and some schools make it compulsory to attend.
See realtime coverage

Election 2016: James Mathison announces plans to run against former PM Tony Abbott in Warringah

ABC Online - ‎17 hours ago‎
James Mathison says he will take former prime minister Tony Abbott to task on matters such as climate change and same-sex marriage, as the former Australian Idol host signals his intention to contest the seat of Warringah in the July election.
See realtime coverage

Melbourne's Michael Quinn faces court on child sex charges

Herald Sun - ‎6 hours ago‎
Melbourne rugby player Michael Quinn appeared in a Los Angeles court over child sex charges. Picture: AAP Image/Facebook. A MELBOURNE man charged with trying to arrange to have sex with a six-year-old boy in Los Angeles while on a rugby tour ...
See realtime coverage

NSW Labor brings in lawyer to investigate vote rigging claims

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎10 hours ago‎
NSW Labor has appointed an independent lawyer to investigate allegations of vote rigging in community preselections. Fairfax Media reported on Saturday that a Labor party official had used a central database containing electoral roll details to ...
See realtime coverage

Dairy farmers in crisis as readers show support

Courier Mail - ‎7 hours ago‎
About 400 dairy farmers, industry service providers and supporters protested in Melbourne over recent milk price cuts. May 26th 2016; 2 days ago; /video/video.
See realtime coverage

BRW Rich #1: The rise and rise of building billionaire Harry Triguboff

The Australian Financial Review - ‎May 26, 2016‎
Meriton boss Harry Triguboff is pacing around a half-completed apartment complex being built by his company in the Sydney suburb of Rosebery.
See realtime coverage

Woolies cut milk prices again, as customers rage

The New Daily - ‎May 26, 2016‎
Some Woolworths stores have slashed home brand milk prices to 25c per litre, as Australian shoppers continue their revolt against cheap in-house dairy.
See realtime coverage

Push to get tourists to stay longer at Twelve Apostles

The Age - ‎May 27, 2016‎
It is wild, secluded and absolutely stunning. Yet tourists stay less than 40 minutes on average in the region that takes in the Twelve Apostles despite the almost six-hour round trip from Melbourne.
See realtime coverage

Tess Holliday and the fatlash: thanks to Facebook, fat is still a feminist issue - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Another week, another warning of the scary power that the internet wields over us - the internet obviously being a real-life version of The Terminator's Skynet, sent to destroy us under the cunning disguise of cute cat videos and hilarious Donald Trump ...
See realtime coverage

2016 Honda Accord - Price and Features for Australia

The Motor Report - ‎17 hours ago‎
Last Name should be a hidden field. Please delete if you are a real person. Valid Phone required. Valid Email required. Valid Postcode required.
See realtime coverage

Mythical Pokémon Mew Distribution Returns in June

Nintendo News - ‎May 25, 2016‎
The Mythical Pokémon Mew distribution from February returns next month, this time via serial code in the June Pokémon Trainer Club newsletter.
See realtime coverage

'The Last Of Us 2': Naughty Dog Now Developing The Survival Game Sequel?

The Inquisitr - ‎2 hours ago‎
Now that the final installment of Naughty Dog's Uncharted series has been available for a little over two weeks, there has been increased speculation that the gaming studio has begun working on the sequel to 2013's smash hit, The Last of Us.
See realtime coverage

We tasted the free loaded fries at the McDonald's Fries With That pop-up - ‎May 26, 2016‎
THE controversial McDonald's pop-up restaurant serving free fries opened in Sydney today with little fanfare, after local residents tried to launch a campaign to have the store shut down.
See realtime coverage

Ronan Keating says Beckham wasn't cut out for music - ‎5 hours ago‎
Ronan Keating has said Victoria Beckham wasn't cut out for the music industry and admitted he thinks she knows that herself. The former Spice Girl was left red-faced earlier in the week, when her unreleased 2003 hip hop album leaked online, and Keating ...
See realtime coverage

Cleverman a comic book superhero story that's uniquely Australian

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎3 hours ago‎
New series Thursday, 9.30pm, ABC. Made in conjunction with the Sundance Channel and premiering simultaneously both here and at the Sundance Festival today, this new thriller is really something out of the box.
See realtime coverage

Latest Album Reviews: Flume, Skepta, Bob Dylan, Ariana Grande & Classixx - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Does Flume have thick Skin? Are you sceptical about Skepta? Is Ariana's LP Grande? How is Dylan dealin' with old age? Did Classixx just release one?
See realtime coverage

Cameron Smith's fight with Channel Nine ends

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎8 hours ago‎
When the rest of the rugby league world was tuning in, Cameron Smith was doing everything he could to zone out. All around him, one of the biggest sporting storms of the year was crackling into life.
See realtime coverage

Dockers 0-10 after AFL loss to Saints

ninemsn - ‎8 hours ago‎
Fremantle's winless start to the AFL season has continued in round 10 at Etihad Stadium, with St Kilda rallying late to triumph by 34 points.
See realtime coverage

Arrive early for England international

Sunderland AFC - ‎May 27, 2016‎
As Sunderland gets set to welcome tens of thousands of football fans, those attending the England game at the Stadium of Light tomorrow (Friday) are being advised to plan their route in advance and leave additional time for their journey to and from ...
See realtime coverage

'Censored' UN climate report lauded government's reef efforts

The Australian - ‎May 27, 2016‎
A UN report on the impact of climate change and World Heritage sites that Australia has been accused of censoring was complimentary of the Turnbull government's actions to protect the Great Barrier Reef.
See realtime coverage

Partial to escargot? This 15 million-year-old Aussie marsupial snacked on snails

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎10 hours ago‎
Queensland's 24 million-year-old Riversleigh World Heritage fossil deposits have proffered some stupefying discoveries of extinct animals over the years.
See realtime coverage

Macquarie university study discovers sharks have 'personalities'

Daily Mail - ‎4 hours ago‎
A new study suggests that sharks have their own personalities and individual responses to their environment. Researchers at Macquarie University's Department of Biological Sciences in Sydney led the study, which placed Port Jackson sharks in unfamiliar ...
See realtime coverage

From Hobart to NASA: 16312km, to be exact - ‎May 26, 2016‎
David Horsley, Maths PhD student from the University of Tasmania, leaves this week to take up a position with the NASA radio telescope team at Goddard Space Flight Centre.

How to run up hills without dying

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎15 hours ago‎
Die elegantly while you run up the hill, I say to myself, before I die inelegantly, folding forward with my hands on my knees and gasping for air from burning lungs.
See realtime coverage

Melbourne team developing robotic arm which could restore sensation of touch to amputees - ‎8 hours ago‎
Researchers from the University of Melbourne believe they have discovered a way to help amputees and stroke victims, developing a robotic arm which will allow users to experience the sensation of touch.
See realtime coverage

Soothing music before surgery helps patients relax and need less sedation

Daily Mail - ‎3 hours ago‎
Listening to jazz, classical or other restful music even for just 15 minutes makes patients so relaxed they need less anaesthesia, according to a study done in France.
See realtime coverage

New Test Could Tell Whether Comatose Patients Will Wake Up

Popular Science - ‎22 hours ago‎
These PET images show the glucose consumption of the brains of patients ranging from vegetative to fully conscious control subjects.
Weather for Ashburn, Virginia
90° 63°
80° 64°
83° 64°
89° 63°

Editors' Picks

Get the The Sydney Morning Herald App
'Get it on play'
'Download on the App Store'