National News

Thu 22 Aug 2019

Babysitter ‘punished’ 2yo with hot water

Babysitter ‘punished’ 2yo with hot water

A grandmother has been accused of dipping a little girl’s feet into boiling water, giving injuries police described as the “worst ever seen”. WARNING: Graphic

Barnaby Joyce threatens to quit Nationals

Barnaby Joyce threatens to quit Nationals

Barnaby Joyce has threatened to resign from the Nationals Party and sit on the crossbench, as a row with his state colleagues turns nuclear.

‘I don’t support you’: Daughter lashes Barnaby Joyce

‘I don’t support you’: Daughter lashes Barnaby Joyce

A day after he was front and centre at an anti-abortion protest, Barnaby Joyce’s youngest daughter has said “once again” she’s against him.

Suburb so grim it needs to be renamed

Suburb so grim it needs to be renamed

It’s minutes from the train and has water views, yet even its fans say this suburb has a big problem only a drastic change will fix.

Terrifying find in woman’s ‘spot’

Terrifying find in woman’s ‘spot’

Jade Offord never thought anything much of the tiny spot that randomly appeared on her left arm — until it suddenly began to change.

Nando’s $2500 insult after flood wipe-out

Nando’s $2500 insult after flood wipe-out

A former Nando’s franchisee whose store was destroyed in the 2011 floods has revealed the peri-peri chain’s $2500 slap in the face.

Cheaper gas prices expected next year

Cheaper gas prices expected next year

A new report by the competition watchdog forecasts good news for gas prices and supplies in 2020.

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