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The dual citizenship fiasco is like a drunken Canberra dinner party
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 20:35

The dual citizenship debacle is like the dying hour of a drunken Canberra dinner party, where all the guests are pointing the finger at each other abo...

Last-known survivor recalls 'horror' of Bondi Black Sunday drownings
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 18:35

Ninety-six-year-old Norma Allerding was just a teenager when she and hundreds of others were swept out to sea while swimming at Bondi but she says it'...

Analysis: Here's how Elon Musk's plan to give thousands of South Australians batteries would work
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 16:38

Elon Musk's Tesla cuts a deal with the SA Government to give thousands of homes batteries and solar systems to reduce power bills. But there's a catch...

Bulldogs beat the Dockers to finish AFLW round one on top
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 15:09

With strong performances from debutants and established stars alike, the Western Bulldogs have gone to the top of the AFLW ladder after round one with...

Turnbull says heads should roll over Cabinet Files breach
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 12:38

The Prime Minister says the events leading up to the discovery of leaked documents in a locked filing cabinet "beggars belief". ...

Elon Musk, SA Premier in deal to give solar panels, batteries to 50,000 homes
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 10:44

Elon Musk and South Australia's Premier Jay Weatherill reach a deal to provide at least 50,000 homes with batteries and solar panel systems at no upfr...

Labor targets private health insurers in 'cost-of-living measure'
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 09:02

Days after Opposition Leader Bill Shorten warned private health insurance was becoming "a con", the Labor Party says it will cap private health premiu...

Cabinet minister fails to disclose free travel to campaign for Barnaby Joyce
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 06:50

National Party deputy leader Bridget McKenzie has attributed staff oversight for her failing to disclose free travel between Canberra and Tamworth in ...

Cafe offers canine cuisine as more eateries welcome dogs
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 04:40

As more eateries become dog-friendly, one Canberra cafe has added canine cuisine to its menu. ABC News

Veteran Fairfax journalist Michael Gordon dies aged 62
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 00:38

Michael Gordon, longtime political editor at The Age, dies at the age of 62 after suffering an apparent heart attack during an ocean swim at Phillip I...

Group missing in remote WA survived on witchetty grubs, water from rock pools
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 22:37

Five people missing for days in a remote part of Western Australia survive by eating witchetty grubs and drinking water from rock pools, police say. ...

Union slams Canberra Liberals' suggestion to extend school hours
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 20:52

The education union's ACT branch says the Opposition's looming discussion paper on extending school hours in the wake of worsening academic performanc...

The head-scratching case of Nathan Lyon's constant non-selection
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 18:39

Despite an apparent insistence by selectors to make Nathan Lyon a red-ball specialist, the world's leading bowler refuses to accept he is a one-trick ...

Truck industry a 'cocktail of death', says union
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 16:39

NSW teams up with bordering states and the ACT to launch a major blitz targeting "cowboy" truck drivers, while their union says the whole industry nee...

Canberra rental properties in high demand as workforce, students ship in
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 14:48

An influx of university students, Defence postings, and public servants moving to Canberra at the start of 2018 is causing havoc for prospective rente...

FFA under fire for E-League player's 'Grim_rap_er' username
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 12:47

Football Federation Australia’s venture into the world of online gaming hits controversy after one of its players appeared to have the username "Gri...

The Cabinet Files security blunder 'a one-off', Government tells allies
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 10:41

The Federal Government is working to ensure "disappointed" intelligence partners' trust will not be eroded after the "very, very grievous breach of na...

He was a poster boy for Brisbane start-ups. Now the debt collectors are after him
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 08:40

Motorists around the country could be stranded on the side of the road and left out of pocket if Brisbane entrepreneur Dominic Holland continues not t...

6, 6, 6, 6, 6, 4: Nathan Lyon hit for 34 off one over
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 06:55

England T20 opener David Willey hit five consecutive sixes off the spinner before slicing the last ball of the over through the covers for four in yes...

Behind one of the biggest national security breaches in Australia's history
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 04:39

On Wednesday, the ABC published The Cabinet Files — highly-classified cabinet documents that should have remained sealed for 20 years, but were inst...

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