Australia

Report shows schooling shortfall where Queensland is booming

The Age - 1 ora 45 min fa
New schools could pop up in booming areas of Queensland due to the popularity of master-planned communities.
Categorie: Australia

Ratepayers foot bill for Brisbane councillor's concert trips

The Age - 2 ore 20 min fa
Ratepayers paid almost $600 in cab fares for an experienced Brisbane councillor on a salary package of almost $240,000 a year to see two concerts, which the opposition says "doesn't pass the pub test".
Categorie: Australia

No bubble trouble as Brisbane tech sector wages jump up to 20 per cent

The Age - 2 ore 21 min fa
Technology sector salaries in the greater Brisbane area have surged over the last 12 months as companies back top-flight talent.
Categorie: Australia

Top cops 'nobbled' over Hodson murder probe: investigators

The Age - 2 ore 22 min fa
Terence and Christine Hodson were murdered, execution-style, in their home in Kew in May 2004. Now, stinging statements by former police officers into the investigation have been released by the royal commission into the Lawyer X scandal.
Categorie: Australia

Behind the Fremantle Dockers' ruthless double play

The Age - 2 ore 24 min fa
Within Fremantle, the first major portent of Ross Lyon’s sacking came in July, when the club board convened to discuss the findings of a strategic report.
Categorie: Australia

Hang on a minute: Five NRL clubs slow the ruck more than Storm

The Age - 2 ore 31 min fa
Statistics show the Melbourne Storm aren't close to being the best at slowing opposition play-the-balls down.
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Candle in the Wind officially deemed a fire hazard

The Age - 2 ore 45 min fa
Unless the rain sets in.
Categorie: Australia

Reluctance to wear neck guards stuns former cricket team doctor

The Age - 2 ore 53 min fa
A former Australian cricket team doctor says he is amazed that even some batsmen still refuse to wear neck guards attached to their helmets.
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Perth Hawthorn fans to miss Roughead as he hangs up boots

The Age - 3 ore 4 min fa
Football operations general manager Graham Wright said that after discussion with Roughead both parties agreed that the Suns clash was the perfect note for the 32-year-old to finish his career on.
Categorie: Australia

Saints should look at Lyon: Goddard

The Age - 3 ore 15 min fa
St Kilda would be silly not to seriously consider bringing Ross Lyon back as coach, according to former club champion Brendon Goddard.
Categorie: Australia

Brisbane's Pangai cops five-week NRL ban

The Age - 3 ore 33 min fa
Brisbane's Tevita Pangai jnr has copped a five-week ban from the NRL judiciary after failing to have his crusher tackle charge downgraded.
Categorie: Australia

Teacher attacked and school locked down during wild student brawl

The Age - 3 ore 53 min fa
It is understood the teacher was trying to break up a fight between as many as 20 students when he was set upon. A 17-year-old was taken to hospital and later discharged.
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Steve Smith set to miss third Test after sitting out first Leeds training

The Age - 4 ore 6 min fa
Steve Smith's chances of playing in the third Test appear all but over after he failed to train on Tuesday.
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'Not rocket science': Sydney Trains failed to protect workers, court told

The Age - 4 ore 25 min fa
Signal mechanic Charles Lagaaia died in June 2016 after he was hit by a train while carrying out maintenance work.
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Trade war, global growth fears crimp Platinum's profit

The Age - 4 ore 28 min fa
Listed fund manager Platinum Asset Management has reported a 17 per cent fall in annual profit following what it said was a "disappointing investment performance".
Categorie: Australia

'A dangerous dynamic': Cormann to blame for Turnbull's axing, says Craig Laundy

The Age - 4 ore 39 min fa
Malcolm Turnbull would have survived the extraordinary leadership spill if Mathias Cormann had not abandoned him, according to the former PM's ally Craig Laundy.
Categorie: Australia

Queensland orchestra secures acclaimed former Brisbane violinist for Beethoven tribute

The Age - 4 ore 43 min fa
"It's almost like the instrument is another part of his body," Queensland Symphony Orchestra's Tim Matthies said ahead of the 2020 season program reveal.
Categorie: Australia

Franklin to make final-round return for Swans and play game No.300

The Age - 4 ore 45 min fa
Lance Franklin will return for the final Swans in their final game of what has been a difficult year, chalking up a huge milestone in the process.
Categorie: Australia

'It's bizarre': Burgess hits back at Seibold over Souths attack

The Age - 4 ore 45 min fa
South Sydney skipper denies former coach's assertion that Rabbitohs' attack became 'predictable' and had not changed since his departure.
Categorie: Australia

Churches want new laws to allow refusal to support euthanasia in aged care

The Age - 4 ore 45 min fa
Cabinet has considered a draft of new religious discrimination laws and is bracing for a messy debate, with the Attorney-General saying "some fine-tuning" was needed.
Categorie: Australia