National News

Cabbie class action filed against Uber

Global ride-share company Uber could be forced to shell out hundreds of millions of dollars if a class action launched by thousands of Australian taxi and hire car drivers is successful.

NZ PM Ardern confirms engagement

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced she's getting married, less than a year after having a child in office.

Qld sends Adani back to drawing board

Adani's controversial Queensland coal mine has been dealt another blow after the state government rejected its plan to protect an endangered bird.

Day 23 of the federal election campaign

FEDERAL ELECTION CAMPAIGN: DAY 23--WHERE THE LEADERS ARE CAMPAIGNING* Prime Minister Scott Morrison: starting in Melbourne before heading to Brisbane for the people's forum debate* Labor leader Bill Shorten: starting in Melbourne before heading to Brisbane for the people's forum debate--WHAT THE COALITION WANTS TO TALK ABOUTProtecting Australia's waterways and...

Bennett: NRL not a three-horse race

South Sydney coach Wayne Bennett has dismissed the notion that the NRL premiership is a three-horse race and that the Rabbitohs, Sydney Roosters and Melbourne are the only sides in contention.

Media freedom in decline: union survey

The work of journalists is being hampered by defamation laws, suppression orders and national security laws, a survey by Australia's media union suggests.