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Vegan slams Aldi bean burgerA furious vegan has slammed Aldi for selling “daft” flexitarian BBQ burgers to make meat eaters “feel better” about themselves.Laura Paterson accused the budget supermarket giant of trying a “poxy bit of advertising to...
An Australian man visiting his girlfriend in Kenya was reportedly one of 21 people killed in an attack by al Shabaab militants on a hotel in the capital Nairobi, Kenyan media reports say. Police Inspector General Joseph Boinnet...
Mining mogul Gina Rinehart retains her spot at the top of Forbes’ Aussie rich list despite falling iron ore prices knocking her wealth down $US1.8 billion, to $US14.8 billion (down $A2.5billion, to $A20.6 billion). The 2019 edition of...
A woman accused of killing her grazier husband has sobbed in court as a judge refused to release her from jail pending her trial on alleged murder, Nine News has reported.Natasha Beth Darcy is charged with the murder...
In the lead-up to Australia Day on January 26, the date of our national holiday is being hotly contested more than 80 years after it was established.While many Aussies are grateful for the public holiday — often spent...
Scientists have unveiled what they say is an ideal diet for the health of the planet and its people — including a doubling of consumption of nuts, fruits, vegetables and legumes, and a halving of meat and sugar...
The drop in house prices in Australia this year will be the worst in the world, one of the world’s major credit rating agencies has predicted.Fitch Ratings believes house prices will fall by another 5 per cent this...
International media have identified a woman found dead near a tram stop in Melbourne’s north as an Israeli student aged in her 20s. Israeli newspaper Haaretz named the student as Aia Masarwe, who was in Melbourne on a...
Police are appealing for information about a missing toddler brother and sister who were last seen with their father a week ago.One-year-old Mohammad Al-Ali and his two-year-old sister Zaneb were last seen leaving their grandfather’s Craigieburn home about...
Guy’s creepy text after train encounterA woman was left thoroughly “creeped out” after a man she briefly spoke to on the train tracked her down and started sending a series of strange text messages.Lynda Lorraine took to Twitter...

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