National News

Wed 27 Mar 2019

Woman's shock at passenger's sex act on Tilt Train

premium_icon Woman's shock at passenger's sex act on Tilt Train

A WOMAN has told of her harrowing experience when a man started masturbating near her on a train leaving Bundy.

Man caught trying to flee Australia on jet ski

Man caught trying to flee Australia on jet ski

First we had ‘tinnie terrorists’. Now an allegedly wanted man has found a bizarre new way to try to escape the country via Far North Queensland.

Suspicious package left at MP’s home

Suspicious package left at MP’s home

The bomb squad has been called to Nationals MP David Gillespie’s home in NSW after a suspicious cylinder and flag with foreign writing were found.

‘Monster’: Wife killer lashed in court

‘Monster’: Wife killer lashed in court

Wife killer Borce Ristevski watched on in silence as relatives told him he was “selfish”, “despicable”, “vicious” and “a monster” in court.

Australian drivers don’t see cyclists as ‘real humans’

premium_icon Australian drivers don’t see cyclists as ‘real humans’

A new study has found that more than half of Australia’s drivers think cyclists are “not completely human” and there is a link between that view and acts.

Man dead after police find gun stash in Christchurch

Man dead after police find gun stash in Christchurch

A MAN has died in Christchurch after a standoff, now police are investigating whether there’s any link to the mosque attacks.

Second measles case in two days

Second measles case in two days

Queensland Health has confirmed the second case in as many days.

Why Pauline hasn't faced the cameras over NRA scandal

Why Pauline hasn't faced the cameras over NRA scandal

PAULINE Hanson’s mysterious absence amid the One Nation scandal has been explained, with claims the injury has left her “unrecognisable”.

New state-of-the-art theme park attraction revealed

premium_icon New state-of-the-art theme park attraction revealed

A ‘world-class’ state-of-the-art attraction for one of the Gold Coast’s biggest theme parks will be announced this morning in what is tipped.

One Nation officials exposed as 'frauds': Canavan

premium_icon One Nation officials exposed as 'frauds': Canavan

A senior Queensland federal MP says One Nation officials caught talking about asking for money from the American gun lobby have been exposed as ‘frauds’

How popular is medicinal cannabis?

premium_icon How popular is medicinal cannabis?

A Gold Coast medicinal cannabis clinic has turned to crowd funding for an unexpected reason.

Male birth control passes safety trials

Male birth control passes safety trials

A new male birth control pill has passed initial safety tests, but it could still take years to reach our shelves.

Tradie sacked for Muslim comments

Tradie sacked for Muslim comments

A man has lost his job after making comments about Muslims following the Christchurch terror attack, but he insists it was an “intellectual conversation”.

Tragic end to ‘mummy makeover’

Tragic end to ‘mummy makeover’

A British mum who spent $30k on a cosmetic procedure died after not being given the life-saving drugs that could have saved her.

Farmer speaks after protest: ‘They called us calf killers’

premium_icon Farmer speaks after protest: ‘They called us calf killers’

“NO ONE should ever have to go through, what my family, staff and animals endured at the weekend, the laws need to change.”

Hidden pain behind huge tax increases

premium_icon Hidden pain behind huge tax increases

Australians have been hit by tax increases of almost 10 per cent over the past year, forcing us to tighten their belts, the Reserve Bank has revealed.

Budget tax policy battle ramps up

Budget tax policy battle ramps up

Scott Morrison’s government is doing its best to talk down Labor’s promises of tax cuts if it wins the upcoming federal election.

Eight years for stabbing tennis star

Eight years for stabbing tennis star

A man who stabbed two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova in her home was sentenced to eight years in prison on Tuesday.

Fury at ‘pathetic’ Bunnings rule

Fury at ‘pathetic’ Bunnings rule

A Perth woman has slammed Bunnings as “pathetic” after she claimed she ran into trouble trying to enter the store because of a little-known rule.

Prisoner: ‘I need to find another lover’

premium_icon Prisoner: ‘I need to find another lover’

A Gold Coast woman begged to be let out of prison so she can “join a dating agency” and “find another love of my life” during a court appearance yesterday.

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