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Commonwealth to invest $540 million into COVID protection New! 2021-12-02 18:08:16The Commonwealth government will invest an additional $540 million in COVID protections measures, Health Minister Greg Hunt has announced. As part o

Thousands of Victorians without power following severe thunderstorms New! 2021-12-02 18:08:16Thousands of Victorians are without power after severe thunderstorms hit parts of the state. Electricity providers worked through the night - but ove

’Too sick to talk’: Ex-premier’s Covid shock New! 2021-12-02 18:08:16The former premier of South Australia has revealed he is so sick after contracting coronavirus that he “can’t talk”.

ATAGI makes booster shot call on Omicron New! 2021-12-02 18:08:16The national vaccine advisory body has made a call on when Australians will need their Covid-19 booster shots, amid speculation the program could be p

‘All I want to do is be a New! 2021-12-02 18:08:16Health Minister Greg Hunt has revealed his ambitions after he retires from federal politics, saying he wants to “take time to be a dad”.

Crops damaged by heavy rain in New South New! 2021-12-02 18:08:16Farmers have been left with unusable crops after heavy rainfall in northern New South Wales. Growers are assessing the damage after the deluge left t

Hunt cautiously optimistic Omicron ‘milder’ than previous COVID-19 New! 2021-12-02 18:08:16Health Minister Greg Hunt has expressed “cautious optimism” the Omicron variant “may be milder” than previous strains of COVID

Albo’s next big move revealed New! 2021-12-02 18:08:16Labor is poised to unveil its long-awaited climate target as it prepares to jump from parliament straight into pre-election campaigning.

Push for Beijing Winter Olympics boycott New! 2021-12-02 18:08:16There is mounting pressure on Australian officials to boycott the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics in order to “take a stand” for human rights

Big croc sneaks into family’s backyard New! 2021-12-02 18:08:16When you’ve moved into a new place, it’s always nice when the neighbours pop over to introduce themselves.

California Highway Patrol Rescue Man Stuck on Side New! 2021-12-02 09:07:26A man was rescued from a precarious position high on a cliff by a California Highway Patrol air operations crew near Ragged Point on November 29. The

The behaviour Lidia Thorpe has displayed is ‘utterly New! 2021-12-02 09:07:26Indigenous Leader Jacinta Price says the behaviour Greens Senator Lidia Thorpe has displayed is “utterly despicable”. Ms Thorpe has apol

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Was Porter pushed or did he jump from New! 2021-12-02 08:04:00Christian Porter bemoans the fact that there are few “constants” left in the political landscape and he and his supporters blame the media

Adoptions fall to 30-year low amid court delays, New! 2021-12-02 08:01:00There were 264 adoptions finalised in Australia in 2020–21, the fewest since national reporting began in 1990–91.

Revelle Balmain’s boss arrested on unrelated charges after New! 2021-12-02 08:01:00Detectives say former escort boss Zoran Stanojevic was part of a Serbian organised crime gang that allegedly cultivated cannabis at two Sydney propert

La Nina weather event dampens risks of summer New! 2021-12-02 08:01:00The forecast of a milder summer is good news for the electricity grid, with a reduced risk of damaging bushfires and heatwaves.

In the Herald: December 3, 1980 New! 2021-12-02 08:00:00The Premier, Mr Wran, gave an undertaking yesterday to stay as State Labor leader for another three-year-term.

Target Time and Superquiz, Friday, December 3 New! 2021-12-02 07:59:00Trivia buffs: test your knowledge with today’s interactive superquiz and target.

Man’s body recovered after overturned kayak found on New! 2021-12-02 07:22:41Emergency services received reports of a man “calling for assistance” before he disappeared in the water. Police divers located a body sho

As it happened: Alan Tudge leaves federal cabinet New! 2021-12-02 07:08:59Education Minister Alan Tudge has stepped down from cabinet after allegations from his former media adviser that their affair was emotionally abusive

WA lotto player scoops entire $80 million Powerball New! 2021-12-02 06:47:54A West Australian ticket holder has taken out the entire $80 million division one Powerball jackpot - the state’s biggest ever lottery win. 

Thousands without power after severe thunderstorm drenches Melbourne New! 2021-12-02 05:06:52Temperatures in Melbourne dropped from more than 30 degrees before the storm hit to 17.6 degrees at 5pm, as gusts of up to 100km/h brought down trees

Nil visibility? No need to fret New! 2021-12-02 05:00:00The return of hooved mowers will tickle the olfactories.

WA closes border with South Australia as COVID New! 2021-12-02 04:31:14South Australia reopened its domestic borders on November 23 and has recorded 29 community cases since as it adjusts to life after COVID-zero.

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Amur Leopard Cub Plays at Santa Barbara Zoo New! 2021-12-02 18:06:03Four-month-old Amur leopard cub Marta entertained herself in her enclosure at the Santa Barbara Zoo, playing with an orange squash and tossing hay, vi

‘Intense’ Volcanic Activity Threatens Communities on La Palma New! 2021-12-02 18:06:03A new flow of lava from the La Palma volcano has caused concerns for the island’s La Laguna neighborhood, which has already been evacuated three

Budding author’s triple treat New! 2021-12-02 18:06:03She’s only 14, but Amaeh Reed is about to become a published author for the third time after her three-peat victory in the Kids News Short Story

‘Brutal’: Australia left out in the cold New! 2021-12-02 18:06:03Australia’s devastating trade war with China has been a crushing blow for many industries, and the wider economy as a whole.

NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet outlines vision of post-COVID New! 2021-12-02 18:06:03New South Wales Premier Dominic Perrottet will use a cabinet reshuffle to introduce new roles to focus on Greater Sydney's post-pandemic growth. Mr

Labor to reveal emissions reduction target New! 2021-12-02 18:06:03Labor is expected to release its climate policy today, setting a new target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions between 35 and 45 per cent by 2030. T

Livinia embraces writing challenge New! 2021-12-02 18:06:03Livinia Buchan has summed up the impact of Covid-19 on her young life in the simple title of her winning Kids News Short Story competition entry, The

Huge development in missing model search New! 2021-12-02 18:06:03Five people have been charged in a major development during the search for Sydney model Revelle Balmain after she disappeared 27 years ago.

Man dies waiting for Qld border to open New! 2021-12-02 18:06:03A man has died after being stranded at a NSW caravan park for months waiting for the Queensland border to reopen so he could be reunited with his son.

Man dies while kayaking on the Nepean River New! 2021-12-02 18:06:03A 36-year-old man has died while kayaking on the Nepean River in Sydney's west. Emergency services were called to the river just after 1pm on Thursd

Victorian pandemic bill passes through parliament New! 2021-12-02 09:05:37Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has secured controversial new powers after a pandemic management bill passed the upper house following lengthy debate

Pennsylvania Councilman-Elect Puts Bricks and Stones at Crossing New! 2021-12-02 09:05:37A future councilman in Erie, Pennsylvania, has made a point about pedestrian safety in an unusual way, by placing rocks and bricks near a crossing for

NT News and Galleries | NT

Everybody facing Katherine Local Court, Friday, December 03 New! 2021-12-02 18:06:14These matters will be heard in Katherine Local Court today:

Everybody facing Alice Springs Local Court, Friday, December New! 2021-12-02 18:06:14These matters will be heard in Alice Springs Local Court today:

Everybody facing Nichols Place Darwin Local Court, Friday, New! 2021-12-02 18:06:14These matters will be heard in Nichols Place Darwin Local Court today:

Everybody appearing at Mount Isa Magistrates Court, Friday, New! 2021-12-02 18:06:14Here is a list of everyone appearing in Magistrates Court today:

Two seconds to save a life New! 2021-12-02 18:06:14Brandon Stele Wilson was 21-years-old when he died on 14 August 2018. His death was the direct result of injuries sustained when ejected from a single

More public servants subject to death threats New! 2021-12-02 18:06:14POLICE are investigating death threats sent to Darwin’s mayor as more Territory leaders expose the vile abuse sent to them by online trolls.

Man cops fine over prized cow’s ‘slow and New! 2021-12-02 18:06:14ONE of two men who illegally shot and killed a Top End farmer’s prized buffalo cow and left it to die in a field has been ordered to pay $3000 i

Sneak peek into Darwin’s newest cop shop New! 2021-12-02 18:06:14NIGHTCLIFF’S long-awaited 24-hour police station is set to open Saturday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and speeches.

Very low vax rates among children in remote New! 2021-12-02 18:06:14JUST three per cent of eligible children spread across nine remote communities in the Barkly region have received both doses of the Covid-19 vaccine,

Revealed: NT’s best and worst suburbs for childcare New! 2021-12-02 18:06:14Exclusive: A remote town in the Northern Territory is home to one of Australia’s best childcares, beating other major states including South Aus

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