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Parliamentary petition to fight ongoing regional WA bank closures 6m
Australian cycling to benefit from 'electric' World Championships in Wollongong 21m
Woman, 60, suffers agonizing TONGUE ulcers after Pfizer COVID vaccine 1h
When will inflation peak in Australia? More regular data could help us find out 1h
Australia news live: Dan Tehan says anti-corruption body will be a ‘knackery’; national cabinet... 2h
As more females pursue careers in mining, three women share their view from the top 2h
Australian Opals gathering momentum as they storm into World Cup semi-finals China France 2h
Accountants report spike in hackers lodging false tax returns, superannuation claims 2h
Live: Biden warns of 'substantial' death toll from Hurricane Ian, plus our first glimpse of the... 3h
'Simply no consequences': Queensland casino regulator fails to prosecute operators for five yea... 3h
Private owners urged to check their dams as Echunga given all clear from flood risk 3h
Can China's electric vehicles satisfy Australia's demand? China 3h
Nightspot ban proposal sparks concern over 'unprecedented' police powers 3h
Scrap first home buyer support and help those nearing homelessness, Productivity Commission say... 4h
Punishing air strikes, massacres, 2,300 civilians dead: This isn't Ukraine, it's much closer to... Ukraine Myanmar 4h
Food waste from Australian households tops $2k a year, study finds 6h
Private rental market ‘the epicentre’ of Australia’s housing affordability problem, report find... 6h
Department admits it has ‘little information’ on pesticide residue in Australian food 6h
‘I can never feel settled’: wait time for key Australian work visa more than doubles 6h

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Australian cameraman jumps into action amid Hurricane Ian 8h
USA set to play Canada, Australia meets China in World Cup semis China US Canada 10h
Antarctic expeditioners complain of 'predatory', widespread sexual harassment as minister, divi... 11h
Laver endorses Kyrgios for Wimbledon final success after good run 12h
Myanmar junta jails Suu Kyi, Australian economist for 3 years Myanmar 13h
Military regime in Myanmar: Prisoner for Aung San Suu Kyi and its Australian consultant Myanmar 15h
Myanmar: Court sentences Suu Kyi, Australian economist to three years in prison Myanmar 16h
Myanmar court sentences Aung San Suu Kyi and Australian economist to 3 years in prison Myanmar 16h
Military regime in Myanmar: Prisoner for Aung San Suu Kyi and its Australian consultant Myanmar 16h
Myanmar’s Suu Kyi convicted again, Australian gets 3 years under secrets law Myanmar 17h
Australian Economic Adviser Sentenced to Three Years in Myanmar Myanmar 17h
Most high court judges will be women in Australian first 17h
Myanmar court jails Suu Kyi, Australian economist for 3 years Myanmar 18h
Australia tells Optus to pay cost of replacing hacked IDs 18h
Australian academic Sean Turnell sentenced to three years after secret trial in Myanmar Myanmar 18h
Australian economist Sean Turnell sentenced to three years in prison in secret trial in Myanmar Myanmar 19h
Outback businesses lobby for easier access to overseas labour 19h
Hong Kong pro-democracy figure Ted Hui sentenced to jail over 2019 protests 19h
Australian government strikes deal with gas suppliers to avoid winter shortfall 19h
Australia's most-polluting coal plant to shut decade earlier than planned 19h
Australia to toughen data safety after cyberattack at Singapore-owned Optus Singapore 20h
Police officer jailed for giving money to ex-wife to deal drugs, but judge spares her from pris... 20h
Charges dropped over fatal central Australian tour bus crash 21h
Australian War Memorial promises ‘much broader, deeper’ depiction of frontier wars 21h
World Heritage-listed Naracoorte Caves 500,000 years older than previously thought, research re... 21h
South Australian aged care nurse and family granted bridging visas days before deportation dead... 22h
Australia to support Iran inquiry: Wong Iran 22h
Optus: How a massive data breach has exposed Australia 22h
Jayne Jagot appointed to Australia’s high court, creating first majority-female bench 22h
Why a 'revolutionary' film industry could bloom in this Queensland town 23h
Female majority on High Court bench for first time in Australian history 1d
Socceroos rising star Ajdin Hrustic is always looking forward 1d
Australia news live: Optus contacting 14,900 customers with exposed Medicare ID, consumer watch... 1d
These divers are trying to throw a million seeds into the ocean to grow an underwater nursery 1d
Your Thursday Briefing: Iran Strikes Kurds in Iraq China US Iran Iraq 1d
Live: 'Catastrophic' Hurricane Ian hits Florida, North Korea's missile test, and the Dally M me... North Korea 1d
Short-term pain but long-term gain for energy consumers, as report warns electricity costs will... 1d
Marilyn Monroe movie by Australian director serves up gratuitous nudity, sex and sexual violenc... 1d
Explosive corruption allegations engulfing Indonesian provincial governor spread to Australian... Indonesia 1d
Optus isn't the only company that needs to revisit its data security system 1d
Average Australian renter paid $3,000 more last year, research finds 1d
Australian taxpayers paid $110,000 for federal ministers’ legal bills in last financial year 1d
Australia’s Proposed Integrity Commission Would Work Mostly in Secret 1d
Indigenous players allegedly abused at Hawthorn should receive compensation and public apology,... 1d
WA government reports Australian record $6 billion surplus 1d
Gas exporters and government yet to agree deal to secure east coast Australia supply 1d
Jim Chalmers warns not to expect budget surplus as treasury forecasts ‘difficult decisions’ ahe... 1d
Drug traffickers to face harsher penalties, including possibility of life in prison, as laws ti... 1d
South Australian Optus data leak victims face long queues to change drivers licence numbers 1d
The British pound has been dominating headlines this week. Here's why US UK 1d
How to increase abortion, contraception access under spotlight in proposed inquiry 1d
Restaurant Botanic in Adelaide named Australia’s restaurant of the year by Gourmet Traveller 1d
Asian shares tumble after wobbly day on Wall Street China South Korea Japan 1d
'We're not going anywhere': Support service vows to stay put amid eviction threat from Christia... 1d
Australian drivers facing fuel price hike of up to 24 cents a litre as excise cut expires 1d
Medicinal cannabis companies fined almost $1m by TGA over false treatment claims 1d
Cycling feat for octogenarian couple tackling Nullarbor Plains crossing, again 1d
You might eat green asparagus, how about the rare variety in demand at high end restaurants? 1d
Violent offenders to be banned from WA entertainment precincts for five years 1d
From pub cricket to Sheffield Shield to the county championship, Hogan's run comes to a close a... 1d
‘High risk’ of dam burst in South Australian town of Echunga 1d
Australia politics live: anti-corruption bill to be introduced to parliament, last day of petro... 2d
US and global equity indicies show deepening bear market US 2d
Optus data breach a reminder of the unique risks facing West Australian fraud victims 2d
Widowed farmer sells rare 120-year-old tractor for $375k at WA auction 2d
Live: Explosions are 'deliberate' sabotage on gas pipeline, and very expensive Bowie lyrics. Ca... 2d
Jobs aplenty but nowhere to live: How Western Australia's rental squeeze is making it near impo... 2d
Buying rural land? Why the most rundown property might be worth more than you think 2d
PNG minister, police accuse Australia of harbouring alleged fraudster Papua New Guinea 2d
A global recession looks increasingly likely – but here's how Australia could escape it US UK 2d
‘Early signs get missed’: moves to support Australian families whose children refuse to go to s... 2d
Australia urged to adopt 75% emissions reduction target by 2035 if it is to reach net zero 2d
Canola field selfies: Australian farmers warn tourists against ‘dangerous’ social media trend 2d
Australia’s Covid vaccine review recommends expansion of Novavax eligibility amid fears of Mode... 2d
Dutch cyclist Mathieu van der Poel plans appeal after being convicted of assault in Australia Netherlands 2d
Twist in Australia's rollercoaster tragedy as victim is identified 2d
The essential role Australia played in NASA's asteroid redirection test 2d
Optus, Australian government clash over massive data breach 2d
Archbishop of Canterbury set to meet with flood victims during rare Australian visit 2d
Australia’s announces plans for new corruption watchdog 2d
Australia’s financial sector will pay customers $7.2bn for wrongdoing, regulator says 2d