Fewer jobs for low-skilled workers: report
A new Anglicare report shows older, younger and disabled workers are competing against five other applicants for every low-skilled vacant job in Australia.
Human Rights Watch is calling on the Australian government to ban the use of chemical restraints to control the behaviour of aged care residents with dementia.
A Vietnamese man who claimed he was driving to Victoria to buy milk powder when found with almost $380,000 in cannabis growing proceeds in WA has been jailed.
A Perth man who used Twitter to sexually groom girls in Australia and overseas has been sentenced to more than four years in prison.
Team Twente’s Red E solar car has lead the World Solar Challenge field across the South Australian border in the 3000km race from Darwin to Adelaide.
Suffers of asbestos disease say the government’s Ensuring Integrity bill would mean union fights like that to have asbestos banned would become illegal.
Lawyers for disgraced cardinal George Pell have filed fresh court documents, pushing back against Victorian prosecutors who say an appeal should not be granted.
Sydney’s Anglican archbishop has told those who support same-sex marriage within the church to “please leave us” rather than push for reform.
Ahmed Mohamed outside the Victorian Supreme Court (file image)
Queensland’s police boss will wait until an appeal deadline has lapsed before commenting on the future of an officer who leaked the details of a DV victim.
With more than 2000 stillbirths in Australia every year the government wants to reduce the rate by 20 per cent within three years.
Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton says the Manus Island immigration centre will close within weeks after the final four people there are sent to Port Moresby.
What we learned, heard and were amused by in Question Time on Tuesday.
Musician Craig Lembke claims he didn’t know 500 kilograms of cocaine was hidden in the hulls of the 13-metre catamaran Skarabej he sailed from Tahiti to NSW.
A MALE is being airlifted to hospital after being cut free from his crashed car in Sturt St this evening. He had collided with a parked truck near intersection of Darling and Sturt streets. Emergency services including CFA, ambulance and police...
Seven teenagers have been charged following the theft of $20,000 worth of stock from JB Hi-Fi yesterday
A Rumbalara under-17 player has been handed an 18-match suspension after pleading guilty to two charges of intentionally striking another player. The incidents happened in last month’s Murray Football League grand final against Cobram at Finley...