MORE than 100,000 Aussies, fed up with paying through the nose for petrol, are planning to boycott service stations next month but experts say the nationwide strike won’t work.Almost 60,000 people have committed and a further 60,000 are...
SHOPPERS will find it easier to sort their recycling thanks to a new label launched today.The Australasian Recycling Label shows exactly what parts of the packaging are recyclable and what needs to be thrown into landfill.There’s long been...
RAMIS Jonuzi was helpless as he was set upon in a sustained assault over an unpaid Airbnb bill that ultimately lead to his death.For part of it he was unconscious, other parts he was yelling and crying and...
AN OFF-DUTY police officer interrupted a man allegedly armed with a machete trying to break into a residence east of Brisbane yesterday.At around 7.40pm, a 59-year-old couple were inside their Amity Point home when they heard strange noises...
Subscribe to news.com.au’s daily podcast From The Newsroom on iTunes.‘Smelly’ man wanted for sex attack on girlPolice are hunting a “smelly” man who sexually assaulted a 17-year-old schoolgirl in Geelong, releasing an image of the attacker.The teenager was...
A MAN has been charged with murder following a fatal stabbing in Adelaide’s south overnight.Police and ambulance crews were called to Miller St near the intersection of Diagonal Rd, Seacombe Gardens just before 2am following reports of a...
SHILPA Shetty is used to attention. She’s one of India’s greatest Bollywood movie stars. But she refuses to get used to this.The 43-year-old actor was travelling from Sydney to Melbourne when she encountered an issue with her luggage.So...
SMOKERS will be asked to butt out of Sydney’s second-largest CBD if the council gets its wish to create what is possibly a national-first smoking ban.At a council meeting earlier this week, North Sydney mayor Jilly Gibson put...
THOUSANDS of Australians have answered a Queensland grandmother’s call to arms in protesting rising fuel prices.More than 40,000 people have committed and a further 40,000 are interested in a national fuel strike organised by Sabrina Lamont, a motivated...
THIS year an estimated 138,000 Australians will be diagnosed with cancer.But some people are more likely to be diagnosed or even die than others because of their lifestyle, behaviour and genetics.Now a map shows where you live may...

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