MP meal allowance in NSW Remuneration Tribunal report

DOZENS of MPs will be given a $77.55 a day meal allowance for simply turning up to work, under generous changes to politicians' living allowances

Our sickening public hospitals, long waiting lists

PUBLIC hospital patients had to wait up to 11 days longer for elective surgery last year despite a $150 million Rudd Government plan that purchased an extra 41,000 operations

Former MP in court

FORMER Queensland minister Gordon Nuttall's corruption trial begins in Brisbane's District Court today

Labor expects poll hit

PRIME Minister Kevin Rudd expects Labor will take a hit in the opinion polls because of the OzCar affair

Bank customers deposit their anger on the internet

ANGRY bank customers have found a new place to deposit their anger.

And stay out - long bell shuts State Parliament

PREMIER Nathan Rees is facing another test of his leadership

Sanger assault 'an accident'

TINA Sanger, the woman who brought down government minister Tony Stewart has pleaded not guilty to assaulting her husband claiming it was "self defence and an accident."

KFC car park shooting: innocent bystander killed

The truck driver on his way home when he was killed by a stray bullet in last night's

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سفارة دولة الامارات العربية المتحدة في استراليا تدشن خدمة الكترونية

دشن سعادة الدكتور سعيد محمد الشامسي سفير الامارات العربية المتحدة  لدى أستراليا خدمة جديدة على الموقع الالكتروني للسفارة

One dead in fast food store shooting

ONE person is dead and two others in serious conditions after they were gunned down outside a fast food restaurant in Sydney's southwest

Girl, 4, lived with drug crop worth $585,000

The girl was allegedly living in the St Marys house with 172 cannabis plants and dry leaves with an estimated street value of $585,000

Anger at permit changes for disabled parking

Under the Federal Government's plan to nationalise the disability parking scheme, those with serious medical conditions may be denied free permits

Police concern for missing girl

POLICE are concerned for the welfare of a teenage girl who went missing while walking to school in a country town in northern NSW

Freeze on booze hot spots - threat to liquor licences

PREMIER Nathan Rees will announce a possible freeze on new liquor licences for violent hot spots in and around the city as a new task force meets today to tackle alcohol-related crime

Maccas restaurant fined after flies found in kitchen

THERE'S the Big Mac, the McFeast - now a western Sydney McDonald's is accused of serving a McFly.

Guilty mother sentenced today over starvation of child

A MOTHER who deliberately starved her daughter to death is expected to be sentenced today to life in jail for her heinous crime

BankWatch plan falters due to lack of interest

THE Rudd Government's much vaunted initiative that promised to make it easier for people to switch banks has been largely ignored by consumers since it was introduced nearly eight months ago.

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  Ibrahim shooting: brother pledges 'police guard money' to charity

Kings Cross night club baron John Ibrahim has offered to donate the equivalent cost of providing police protection for his wounded brother in hospital to charity