Tagged: Australia

Australian student arrested in North Korea 0

Australian student arrested in North Korea

Australian student Alek Sigley has reportedly been arrested at a university in North Korea just months after writing of being the only Aussie in the country.

‘Crazy’ rule giving Aussies free money 0

‘Crazy’ rule giving Aussies free money

Some of the country’s wealthiest people are paying “negative tax” from a confusing loophole that could help decide the Federal Election.

Major delays for train commuters 0

Major delays for train commuters

Peak hour commuters in Sydney are facing long waits as they arrive at train platforms this morning, after “urgent signal repairs” caused outages and major delays across a number of lines.

Safe house bombs kill 15 in Sri Lanka 0

Safe house bombs kill 15 in Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan authorities have reportedly found the bodies of 15 people following an intense firefight between security forces and militants connected with the Easter bombings on Friday evening.

Driver thought homeless man was blankets 0

Driver thought homeless man was blankets

A garbage truck driver who ran over an emaciated homeless man sleeping in a Sydney laneway after mistaking him for a pile of blankets has been cleared of negligent driving causing death.

Support ends as apartments declared safe 0

Support ends as apartments declared safe

Residents of nearly 100 apartments in Sydney’s damaged Opal Tower can move back into their homes with the builder cutting off payments for food and temporary accommodation.