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.

استراليا اعلنت عن ثاني حالة وفاة بفيروس اتش 1 ان1

توفيت استرالية ثانية (53 عاما) في ولاية فيكتوريا تم تشخيص اصابتها بفيروس اتش1 ان1 وكانت تعاني من مشكلات طبية اخرى بالاضافة

  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

Fatal seven-vehicle crash shuts Pacific Highway in NSW

ONE person died and several others were injured in a seven-vehicle crash that closed the Pacific Highway on the New South Wales mid-north coast

Taxi fares to rise by 4 per cent

CATCHING a cab will be dearer next month after the pricing regulator approved fare increases of more than 4 per cent.

Teen charged with pointing laser at helicopter

A 17-YEAR-OLD boy who allegedly pointed a laser beam at an emergency services rescue helicopter has become the first Queenslander to be charged over such an offence

Driver arrested after two-hour chase

A DISQUALIFIED driver faces multiple charges after leading police on a two-hour chase around Newcastle and Lake Macquarie in a stolen car

تظاهرات احتجاجية في أستراليا 

خرج متظاهرون يرتدون ملابس خضراء مؤكدين تأييدهم للمرشح مير حسين موسوي

Melbourne man gunned down in drive-by shooting

A YOUNG father was last night gunned down in a drive-by shooting believed to be linked to escalating tensions within Melbourne's Lebanese community

أستراليا تطبق نظام التمويل الإسلامي

 يعتزم البنك المركزي الأسترالي (ناشيونال بنك أوف أستراليا) تطبيق نظام التمويل الإسلامي الذي لا يعتمد على سعر الفائدة، حيث يراجع هيكلته التمويلية التقليدية لتتوافق مع أحكام الشريعة الإسلامية

رئيس وزراء استراليا: الشرطة ستحقق في مزاعم بشأن موزع سيارات

قال رئيس الوزراء الاسترالي كيفن رود يوم السبت ان الشرطة ستحقق في مزاعم بأنه ضلل البرلمان وطلب معاملة حكومية خاصة لصديق له يعمل موزعا للسيارات

Girls have lucky escape from flying car

TWO young girls had a lucky escape when a car ploughed through a garden wall and smashed into the bedroom wall of their Perth home

Law to stop midwives working outside hospitals

HOMEBIRTHS will become illegal under tough new laws that prevent women using midwives to have children outside hospitals.

Roosters defend Blind Freddy

SYDNEY Roosters CEO Steve Noyce is adamant the NRL club is sending the right message about alcohol consumption to its players

Kevin Rudd calls for Utegate inquiry over John Grant claim

PRIME Minister Kevin Rudd says the Australian Federal Police will investigate whether someone impersonated a public servant

Cop jailed for selling dodgy licences

A FORMER Victorian police officer and her husband have been sentenced to jail for rorting $300,000 in a scheme selling motorcycle and truck licences without properly testing applicants

وفاة أسترالي مصاب بفيروس (اتش1 ان1)

توفي أسترالي مصاب بفيروس (اتش1 ان1) لكن مسؤولين في قطاع الصحة نفوا يوم الجمعة أن تكون "أنفلونزا الخنازير" سبب الوفاة

كُل جملاً وانقذ استراليا

حثّ محاضر في جامعة تشارلز داروين باستراليا مواطنيه على أكل لحوم الجمال مرة واحدة على الأقل كل أسبوعين، للتقليل من العدد الهائل من الجمال التي تجوب صحاري وسط البلاد وتستهلك مواردها

Man robbed in own driveway

TWO thieves are on the run after robbing a man at gunpoint outside his Sydney home

12-year-old to be sentenced for rape

A 12-year-old boy who raped a young child will be sentenced after failing to convince a court he was wrongly convicted.