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Sun 28 Feb 2021

Controversy over outback road sign

Controversy over outback road sign

A fresh paint job over a sign near Alice Springs has sparked heated debate between hundreds online over whether Indigenous place names should be used.

TikTok vid captures most Aussie bloke ever

TikTok vid captures most Aussie bloke ever

Move over Crocodile Dundee, this fellow has just gone viral overnight after being filmed with his snake at a pedestrian crossing.

Panic attacks as kids taught not to use gender terms

Premium Content Panic attacks as kids taught not to use gender terms

A Queensland doctor has warned we risk a generation scared “to admit they are heterosexual” as kids become more confused by gender neutral language.

AstraZeneca doses arrive in Australia

Premium Content AstraZeneca doses arrive in Australia

The first 300,000 doses of the overseas-made AstraZeneca vaccine have touched down in Australia.

‘He just got up and killed his parents’

Premium Content ‘He just got up and killed his parents’

David Reid woke up to go to work and then stabbed his parents to death at their Sydney home. But he didn’t mean to do it.

Broncos in damage control after big-name bust-up

Premium Content Broncos in damage control after big-name bust-up

As if dealing with a humbling trial defeat wasn’t bad enough, the Broncos now have an added distraction after a pub altercation.

QR-code pain no more as state rolls out new app

Premium Content QR-code pain no more as state rolls out new app

Long lines outside bars and restaurants caused by people filling out QR-code details could be a thing of the past.

Outrage as free parking ends for frontline nurses

Premium Content Outrage as free parking ends for frontline nurses

Unions have blasted the stte government for ending free parking for frontline nurses at hospitals throughout the state in April.

Massive mistake Aldi is making

Massive mistake Aldi is making

Looking at new sales stats from Woolies, it’s clear that Aldi is missing a huge trick when it comes to attracting Aussies to shop with them.

100 assaults a week: Aged care abuse kept secret

Premium Content 100 assaults a week: Aged care abuse kept secret

Nursing home abuse will be kept secret for 30 days under new laws, as a Royal Commission is set to expose shocking findings.

Victoria announces ban on single-use plastic

Victoria announces ban on single-use plastic

Victoria has announced a ban on a common product under a major change that will mean it won’t be on supermarket shelves anymore.

Three seriously hurt in stabbings overnight

Premium Content Three seriously hurt in stabbings overnight

Three men have been hospitalised with serious stab wounds in two separate incidents in the state’s southeast overnight.

Shocking discrimination: ‘I felt like a piece of meat’

Premium Content Shocking discrimination: ‘I felt like a piece of meat’

They’re empowering prominent women in Queensland who have achieved huge success but they, like many, have been subject to gender discrimination.

Meet the gamer who got the girl, the car and the $4.4m pad

Premium Content Meet the gamer who got the girl, the car and the $4.4m pad

A 25-year-old gamer, the son of the Mayor of Logan, is the new resident of a $4.4m luxury riverfront apartment overlooking the city in Kangaroo Point

Child, motorcyclist critical after separate crashes

Premium Content Child, motorcyclist critical after separate crashes

A child has sustained life-threatening injuries and two others transported to hospital after a serious crash near Brisbane.

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