National News

Mon 14 Oct 2019

Why mum locked teen daughter in box

Why mum locked teen daughter in box

A single mother has revealed the heartbreaking reason she kept her daughter locked in a home made “prison” every night for two years.

Aged care inquiry chair 'was remarkable'

Aged care inquiry chair 'was remarkable'

THE aged care royal commission has held a minute's silence to honour its chair Richard Tracey QC, who died in the US while being treated for terminal cancer.

Queen's speech to outline Brexit plan

Queen's speech to outline Brexit plan

An annual speech delivered to parliament by Queen Elizabeth is controversially expected to set out Prime Minister Boris Johnson's post-Brexit plans.

‘Chalk and cheese’: PM photo divides

‘Chalk and cheese’: PM photo divides

A simple photograph of the PM drinking a beer at the rugby league in Fiji has sparked a war of words and a controversial comparison.

‘Bomb threat’ shuts down NZ airport

‘Bomb threat’ shuts down NZ airport

Police suspended all flights at Auckland airport this morning and shut down nearby roads as they responded to reports of “a threat”.

‘Disgraceful’ Bathurst move under review

‘Disgraceful’ Bathurst move under review

Scott McLaughlin’s Bathurst 1000 win remains under a cloud with officials set to re-open an investigation into a “massive” race controversy.

Playboy ‘raped me every day’

Playboy ‘raped me every day’

Former girlfriends of a notorious “playboy rapist”, now out on parole, fear it’s only a matter of time before he strikes again.

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