A former editor of one of Australia’s best-selling newspapers has given an extraordinary insight into his private dealings with Kevin Rudd, describing him as ‘desperate to win favour’ with the media.
John McLeod is known for helping orchestrate the release of Aussies locked up in Bali, and has now been revealed as a key figure in another high-profile case.
Stephen Drill and Alice Coster
The discounts continue after a record spending spree was set at the Black Friday sales. See where you can get a bargain.
Patrick Tadros, Anthony Keane, Sophie Elsworth, Di Jenkins
An explosive email tabled at the inquiry into Victoria’s hotel quarantine program reveals Brett Sutton’s ‘moral and legal’ concerns.
The top 20 shares of the past 20 years have some common traits, say specialists, that keen investors can learn from.
No matter how long it takes, Australian soldiers who committed war crimes in Afghanistan must be tried and jailed and the top brass — with whom the buck stops — must stand down.
Ben HarveyChief Reporter
Ben Cousins, AFL and reality blockbusters like SAS Australia and Big Brother have helped Channel 7 Perth continue its reign as Australia’s top rating television station for a 15th consecutive year.
The national focus on improving Australian students’ STEM skills could lead to more people graduating with degrees they may never use, a Curtin University labour market expert has warned.
China’s decision to place massive tariffs of up to 212.1 per cent on all Australian wines will ‘inflict significant pain’ on the WA industry, worried local producers have said.
Ray Jordan and Lanai Scarr
A military couple apart for nearly a year will be in quarantine at the same hotel but still unable to see each other. Welcome to love in the time of COVID-19.
WA small businesses are the most optimistic in the country concerning revenue prospects in 2021, new research shows.
Unions have reacted angrily to Federal Court appeal judges upholding Qantas’ decision not to pay sick leave to stood-down workers.
The financial state of Daniel Grollo’s Grocon empire isn’t the only thing that’s in a mess — the CEO’s marriage has taken a tragic turn too.
Alice Coster and Stephen Drill
Helloworld Travel concedes excessive cancellation fees are a ‘burning issue’ but blames airlines, cruise and tour operators.
Rebecca Le May
Cyber weekend is here and these are some of the best deals to save you massive wads of cash from Black Friday to Cyber Monday.
Katy Hall, Vanessa Croll, Patrick Tadros, Anthony Keane, Sophie Elsworth, Mercedes Maguire, Shoba Rao
More than a dozen Australian Special Forces soldiers have been told to explain why they should continue to serve in the army following the war crimes report.
Charles Miranda, Finn McHugh
New figures suggest the so-called ‘seven year itch’ — the idea that marital bliss declines after about seven years, a notion popularised in a Marilyn Monroe rom-com — may be a little pessimistic.
Australia’s embattled Special Forces have received public reinforcements in their campaign to retain a unit citation medal, which could be taken off them.
An actor convicted of rape has been forced out of Australia back to England despite living in Victoria, Sydney and Queensland over the past 50 years.
Charles Miranda and Stephen Drill
Three of WA’s bright entrepreneurial talents have made it into the top 10 of the latest Young Rich List.
The one-two punch of bushfires and COVID-19 took an immense toll on NSW schools, a new report has found.
International financier and multimillionaire, Olympian, cellist, A-list networker, president of the World Bank and Middle East peace envoy — James Wolfensohn was a modern renaissance man.
There are more than 36,000 people registered to return to the country with the Department of Foreign Affiars and Travel classifying 8070 as vulnerable.
Talk about extremes. Experts are warning of the likelihood of both flooding and fires over our summer season. Find out the areas most at risk.
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