New South Wales News

Fri 22 Mar 2019

Could CSG ever return to the Northern Rivers?

premium_icon Could CSG ever return to the Northern Rivers?

COAL seam gas was the topic that dominated local politics four years ago, so we asked the Lismore candidates if it really was gone forever.

Thu 21 Mar 2019

Meet the parents who won’t let their kids become adults

premium_icon Meet the parents who won’t let their kids become adults

THEY'RE pushy, protective and will happily sacrifice their child’s mental resilience in favour of success, writes Louise Roberts.

FLAT EARTHERS: Bizarre trip to prove ‘end of the world’

FLAT EARTHERS: Bizarre trip to prove ‘end of the world’

A GROUP of “flat Earth” conspiracy theorists is heading to the “end of the world” in a bizarre trip to prove the planet isn’t a sphere.

Unvaccinated student contracts measles

Unvaccinated student contracts measles

AN unvaccinated child has been diagnosed with measles in Sydney, as well as a backpacker. NSW Health has urged the public to be on alert.

EMERGENCY: Mass evacuations in NT as Trevor approaches

EMERGENCY: Mass evacuations in NT as Trevor approaches

A STATE of emergency has been declared and mass evacuations ordered amid fears for residents in the firing line of Cyclone Trevor.

Bracing for loss: Labor, Greens target Shooters deal

premium_icon Bracing for loss: Labor, Greens target Shooters deal

Michael Daley and the Greens are plotting an unholy alliance to form a bizarre minority government with the Shooters Fishers and Farmers party.

Labor’s ‘save the koalas’ plan could kill off 2000 jobs

premium_icon Labor’s ‘save the koalas’ plan could kill off 2000 jobs

A greenie Labor plan to “save the koalas” could cost more than $1 billion, slash 2000 jobs and kill off a mid-north coast industry.

Daley’s debate disaster puts Berejiklian in front

premium_icon Daley’s debate disaster puts Berejiklian in front

Michael Daley was exposed by failing to know key budget details last night in the Labor leader’s crucial head-to-head with Premier Gladys Berejiklian just three...

Ballina man charged with raping, choking women

premium_icon Ballina man charged with raping, choking women

STRIKE force detectives have been investigating a serious domestic violence case, and have laid extra charges against a 46-year-old man.

Two dead after car and truck collide on Bruxner Highway

Two dead after car and truck collide on Bruxner Highway

TWO people have died following a head-on collision near Casino on Wednesday afternoon.

BIZTALK: Recruitment is like dating. Don't be the dud date

BIZTALK: Recruitment is like dating. Don't be the dud date

“You must, even before speaking about the role itself, ask the person..."

Wed 20 Mar 2019

Do you need domestic violence support? Ask Izzy for help

Do you need domestic violence support? Ask Izzy for help

People leaving family violence are some of the biggest users of Ask Izzy, so 40 survivors helped make it safer and easier to use

‘You belong in jail’: Alleged child sex victim to magistrate

premium_icon ‘You belong in jail’: Alleged child sex victim to magistrate

A Sydney court has head how an alleged child sex victim and his partner got drunk and sent magistrate Graeme Curran an email together in 2014 saying “you are done”...

Ring may solve mystery of mum missing for 37 years

premium_icon Ring may solve mystery of mum missing for 37 years

Police believe a diamond ring may help solve the disappearance and suspected murder of NSW mother Roxlyn Bowie 37 years ago.

Famous anti-vaxxer dropped from forum

premium_icon Famous anti-vaxxer dropped from forum

A controversial celebrity chef and anti-vaccination advocate has been dumped as one of the guest speakers of a medicinal cannabis symposium.

'It shouldn't matter who pulled the trigger'

'It shouldn't matter who pulled the trigger'

A former Grafton man has reminded the town he loves to remember the victims of Friday's horrific terrorist attack

Truckies turfed out of rest area

Truckies turfed out of rest area

THE closure of a popular rest area near the NSW city of Ballina has left many truckies who used the popular spot fuming.

Minor parties’ bizarre policy demands

premium_icon Minor parties’ bizarre policy demands

CUT household lawnmower emissions, stop new Coles and Woolworths stores and deregulate paintball guns could be among the demands issued to major parties hoping to...

Labor MP posts Chinese apology over Daley’s comments

premium_icon Labor MP posts Chinese apology over Daley’s comments

Labor frontbencher Chris Minns has broken ranks to issue a heartfelt apology in Mandarin to his local community in a bid to save the crucial Chinese vote.

Revealed: NSW’s future in the hands of minor parties

premium_icon Revealed: NSW’s future in the hands of minor parties

NSW is facing a hung parliament after an exclusive poll found Labor is deadlocked with the government 50/50 two party preferred. SEE WHAT THIS MEANS FOR NSW.

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