National News

Flights grounded as Jetstar strikes resume

Hundreds of striking Jetstar staff members are urging the company to return to the bargaining table as a bitter industrial dispute forces the Australian budget airline to ground more flights.

Assange trial could move Aust govt to act

Liberal National Party MP George Christensen has foreshadowed that certain facts set to be revealed in Julian Assange's extradition trial will cause the Australian government to come out in support the Wikileaks founder.

Michelle Bridges guilty of drink-driving

The "powerful" success of Michelle Bridges' weight loss program and a line from Shakespeare have been invoked as the TV personality and personal trainer sought to avoid a conviction for drink-driving.

Five virus tests for Aussie ship evacuees

The Australians preparing to be evacuated from a coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan will be tested for the illness five times before bunkering down for 14 days at a facility near Darwin.

Singapore Airlines cuts flights over virus

Singapore Airlines Ltd will temporarily cut flights across its global network in the three months to May, it says, as a coronavirus epidemic hits demand for services to the Asian city state, as well as...