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Emergency services advise residents to 'bunker down' ahead of Cyclone Debbie

NEWS.com.au - ‎37 minutes ago‎
AWNINGS have been ripped from buildings and flying debris is beginning to cause damage as the eye wall of Cyclone Debbie bears down on North Queensland.
Queensland cyclone: Hamilton Island smashed by Cyclone Debbie
'Like a freight train': Cyclone Debbie now expected to make landfall by 2pm
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Minister defends China extradition treaty

9news.com.au - ‎58 minutes ago‎
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop insists an extradition treaty with China remains in Australia's national interest despite the deal being pulled from parliament as it teetered on the brink of defeat.
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Ian Turnbull, elderly farmer who murdered environment officer, dies in custody

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎2 hours ago‎
An 82-year-old farmer who was convicted of murdering a NSW environment officer during a dispute over illegal land clearing has died in custody in Sydney.
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Australian woman dies in Bali villa

NEWS.com.au - ‎13 hours ago‎
AN AUSTRALIAN woman has died in a luxury Bali villa complex after she drank 27 glasses of vodka, police said. The victim, identified in Bali as Summa Jean Simmonds, 38, was with two other Mossman women, believed to be her sister and friend, who tried ...
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Red heeler dog Abby a family hero after owner's Yorke Peninsula cliff fall

ABC Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
A red heeler dog, Abby, has raised the alarm for rescuers after her owner fell and fractured her leg on a cliff on South Australia's Yorke Peninsula.

'Aim: To create the packaging for an illegal drug of your choice': Parents outraged at school homework assignment ...

Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
Furious parents have hit out after a school gave year 10 students an assignment asking them to come up with the best way to sell illegal drugs.
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Japan avalanche kills seven students and a teacher near Nasu Onsen ski resort north of Tokyo

NEWS.com.au - ‎12 hours ago‎
AN avalanche killed seven Japanese high school students and a teacher on a mountain-climbing outing, and injured 40 more. More than 100 troops were deployed in a major rescue mission after the avalanche hit ski slopes in Tochigi prefecture north of ...
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China's Premier Li Tours Australia, New Zealand

The Diplomat - ‎7 hours ago‎
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang is Down Under this week, with lengthy stays in both Australia and New Zealand. Li was in Australia from March 22 to 26 before heading to New Zealand, where he is scheduled to remain until March 29.
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Adelaide cemetery worker allegedly took photos of remains and showed others

ABC Online - ‎5 hours ago‎
A man who worked at Cheltenham cemetery in Adelaide's western suburbs took photographs of human remains during his work and showed them to other people, it has been alleged.
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Q and A: Panel debates 'threat of Muslims'

The Australian - ‎15 hours ago‎
The increasing threat of terrorism, global patterns of immigration, and racial and religious discrimination were at core of this week's Q&A following the London terror attack.
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Clive Mensink arrest warrant issued after former Queensland Nickel director fails to show for court

ABC Online - ‎19 hours ago‎
The Federal Court has issued an arrest warrant for Clive Palmer's nephew, Clive Mensink, after he again failed to appear to answer questions about the collapse of Queensland Nickel.
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Solomon Lew's real Myer strategy revealed

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
Billionaire retailer Solomon Lew has a plan for department store group Myer but it's one that is not likely to involve making a takeover bid anytime soon - he just needs a stake to ensure someone else can't buy the company.
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Quintis boss Frank Wilson resigns to partner with potential buyer

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎2 hours ago‎
Quintis founder Frank Wilson resigned from the sandalwood group in sensational circumstances to partner with an mystery backer and plot a potential takeover of the hedge fund target.
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Work like a nomad and claiming it on your tax return? The ATO is watching itinerant workers

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎5 hours ago‎
Do you work like a nomad - travel from place to place for your job? The Australian Taxation Office has its eye on itinerant workers claiming travel and other expenses they are not entitled to.
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SA blackout: AEMO's energy fix Malcolm Turnbull hasn't thought of

The Australian Financial Review - ‎2 hours ago‎
The first report from AEMO to be published under its new CEO Audrey Zibelman, reflects her strong support for demand management in strengthening the energy system as it absorbs more variable renewable energy.
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Samsung must get the Galaxy S8 right, analysts say

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎5 hours ago‎
Samsung needs to have an explosive launch event for its next premium smartphone on Wednesday - speaking figuratively, of course. Stung by the embarrassing recall of the Galaxy Note 7 after several of the gadgets burst into flames, Samsung is ready to ...
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Apple releases iOS 10.3 update for iPhone and iPads that offers Siri, Air Pods and Car Play features

NEWS.com.au - ‎5 hours ago‎
APPLE has today released the iOS 10.3 update for iPhone and iPads but there is one question consumers need to ask themselves before they hit install: have you got the time?
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Mass Effect: Andromeda Review

NDTV - ‎13 hours ago‎
The Mass Effect trilogy is one of the best science fiction game series made so far. We'd go so far as to call it our favourite work of space opera in recent times.
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James Weir recaps Married At First Sight series 4 episode 26

NEWS.com.au - ‎16 hours ago‎
IT SEEMS Married At First Sight's controlling groom Anthony has backflipped on his feelings for Nadia - leaving her in such an anxious state that she frantically boards a flight to confront him about their crumbling future face-to-face.
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Scarlett Johansson reveals the huge roles she's lost out on

NEWS.com.au - ‎4 hours ago‎
SHE'S officially the highest-grossing film actress of all time thanks to her roles in a series of bankable superhero flicks - but Scarlett Johansson's career hasn't always been an easy ride.
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First look at new Lara Croft: Tomb Raider

NEWS.com.au - ‎1 hour ago‎
WE'RE used to seeing her in period dramas like The Danish Girl and The Light Between Oceans, but Alicia Vikander shows off a very different side in these first-look pictures from the upcoming Tomb Raider film.
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Australia's defensive weaknesses and how the UAE could exploit them

SBS - The World Game - ‎17 minutes ago‎
Australia face a crucial clash against the United Arab Emirates, but if they're to ensure victory they must address the weaknesses opponents have constantly exploited in this World Cup qualifying campaign.
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Frustrated Nick Kyrgios reaches Miami Open fourth round

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎2 hours ago‎
KEY BISCAYNE: A frustrated Nick Kyrgios has prevailed over big-serving Ivo Karlovic in three tough sets to progress to the fourth round of the Miami Open.
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World Science Fair: The battle to get students back into science

ABC Online - ‎Mar 26, 2017‎
Pocket-sized experiments and steams trains could be the unusual combination to help draw disillusioned children back into science, educators hope.
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How You Can Help Australian Scientists Find A New Planet In Our Solar System

Gizmodo Australia - ‎53 minutes ago‎
The Australian National University is launching a search for a new planet in our Solar System - and you can help. Here's how. If you help find "Planet 9", you'll work with ANU astronomers to validate the discovery through the International Astronomical ...
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Hayfever 'hiding' thunderstorm asthma risk

SBS - ‎2 hours ago‎
New research has revealed many more people than previously thought are at risk of thunderstorm asthma, which claimed the lives of nine Victorians last year.
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This is the single most unattractive thing men can do after sex

NEWS.com.au - ‎18 hours ago‎
A STUDY has shed light on the worst thing men can do in bed - and it seems women are united in hating this unattractive habit. This new report, titled Do Women's Orgasms Function as a Masculinity Achievement?
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Scientists convert spinach leaves into human heart tissue - that beats

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎2 hours ago‎
Washington: If an overhyped vegetable existed before marketers coined the term superfood - and long before Oprah Winfrey chatted up acai berries with Dr Oz - look no further than spinach.

Teen's story proof after-hours doctor visits save lives

NEWS.com.au - ‎1 hour ago‎
If the federal government cut its home doctor service, patients like Josh Evans would simply need to pop down to their local hospital emergency department.
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