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Qld brace for heatwave to hit fire zones

Firefighters are bracing for heatwave conditions across Queensland's fire zones, sending temperatures and the danger level soaring.Twitter (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Legal clouds brew over 'robo-debt' system

The federal government is backing away from the controversial Centrelink "robo-debt" scheme as legal questions remain over the welfare recovery program.Twitter (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Lam urges safe end to Hong Kong stand-off

Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam says she hopes a stand-off between police and hold-out anti-government protesters can be resolved with police told to handle the process humanely.Twitter (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Inquiry hears 5G network health concerns

The rollout of the 5G tech on water towers could lead to faecal contamination of water as "critters" invaded the towers, federal parliamentarians have been told.Twitter (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));

Inquiry hears 5G network health concerns

Inquiry hears 5G network health concerns (Photo by Yichuan Cao/Sipa USA) The rollout of the 5G tech on water towers could lead to faecal contamination of water as "critters" invaded the towers, federal parliamentarians have been told. Queensland Water chief executive David Cameron also said the electromagnetic frequencies of the technology posed a...

Nationals defend controversial jobs scheme

Nationals leader Michael McCormack has defended a controversial regional jobs fund that handed out cash to projects against the advice of department officials.Twitter (function(d, s, id) (document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));