Sydney air quality poor due to fire smoke Sydneysiders have been warned of "poor" air quality as smoke from planned hazard reduction burns blankets much of the city. SBS - Published 12 hours ago
Disgraced mayor Salim Mehajer walks from prison after 11 months The controversial Sydney figure Salim Mehajer has walked out of a NSW prison where he was held for electoral fraud, but his legal woes are not over. SBS - Published 17 hours ago
Anti-coal protester runs at Australian PM outside voting center
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison voted in the country's general election on Saturday, and said he wanted to back the aspirations of Australians. When leaving the voting center, an anti-coal..
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 01:01 Published 3 days ago
Former Australian leader dies on eve of general election
Australian politicians scrambled to shore up undecided voters on Friday, the last day of an election campaign that's ended in mourning for one of the country's political giants, Bob Hawke. Ed Giles..
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 02:25 Published 4 days ago
News Corp Appeals Ruling In Geoffrey Rush Defamation Suit
On Monday, News Corp’s Australian arm appealed a judgment that awarded Geoffrey Rush $594,000 in defamation damages. News Corp published articles saying that Rush had behaved inappropriately toward a..
Credit: Wochit News Duration: 00:41 Published 2 weeks ago
Olympic chief has sympathy for Semenya, respects CAS decision
Olympic chief Thomas Bach said on Saturday he had sympathy for Caster Semenya but respected the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS)'s decision that means the South African athlete will have to reduce..
Credit: Reuters - Sports Duration: 01:45 Published 2 weeks ago
Israel Folau conduct hearing to continue Sunday
Israel Folau's code of conduct hearing will continue for a second day with no decision expected before next week at the earliest, Rugby Australia said on Saturday.
Credit: Reuters - Sports Duration: 01:02 Published 2 weeks ago
A homeless man and his pet rat have been reunited
Sydney police has reunited a homeless man and his pet rat. The beloved pet, Lucy, went missing on April 6 but they are now back together.
Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO Duration: 01:13 Published on April 18, 2019
Geoffrey Rush Wins Case Against Australia’s Daily Telegraph
In a decision issued Thursday, Geoffrey Rush prevailed in the defamation lawsuit against Sydney newspaper The Daily Telegraph that he filed in 2017. In a strongly-worded judgment published by The..
Credit: Wochit News Duration: 00:39 Published on April 11, 2019
Geoffrey Rush Wins Defamation Suit
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Oscar-winner Geoffrey Rush on Thursday won initial damages of A$850,000 ($609,000) after a court ruled that the Australian arm of News Corp defamed him by saying he behaved..
Credit: Wochit News Duration: 00:44 Published on April 11, 2019
Wynn makes $7 billion buyout play for Australia's Crown Resorts
Australian casino giant Crown Resorts says its received an indicative $7.1 billion takeover offer from Las Vegas's Wynn Resorts, sending Crown's shares soaring as investors bet on an even higher bid...
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 01:59 Published on April 9, 2019
Sydney zoo introduces three Sumatran tiger cubs
Sydney’s Taronga Zoo has introduced three rare Tiger cubs to the public, zookeeper Louise Ginman says “everything is a game to them” and that the cubs are doing “really, really well”. Rough..
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 00:54 Published on March 29, 2019
Salim Mehajer walks from NSW prison Controversial Sydney businessman Salim Mehajer has walked out of a NSW prison where he was held for electoral fraud, but his legal woes are not over. SBS - Published 18 hours ago
Some contempt charges dropped in Pell case A Melbourne editor and a Sydney radio shock jock have had contempt charges against them dropped over reporting of Cardinal George Pell's sex abuse convictions. SBS - Published 20 hours ago PM, treasurer meet on economy ahead of RBA Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Treasurer Josh Frydenberg will meeting in Sydney to discuss the state of the economy and the government's planned tax cuts. SBS - Published 20 hours ago
'No Taser' at fatal Sydney police shooting No police officer on scene had a Taser when an armed man was shot dead at one of Australia's busiest train stations, a Sydney inquest has been told. SBS - Published 1 day ago
Taronga Zoo ready for Sydney VIVID festival Taronga Zoo is shining a light on Aussie icons and endangered animals for this year's Vivid festival in Sydney. (Courtesy: Taronga Zoo) SBS - Published 2 days ago
Phelps, Sharma on knife-edge in Wentworth Liberal candidate Dave Sharma has edged ahead of incumbent independent Kerryn Phelps in the battle for the Sydney seat of Wentworth. SBS - Published 2 days ago Warringah win a climate message: Steggall The Olympian who vanquished Tony Abbott, snatching the Sydney seat he held for 24 years, says his loss means "the handbrake" on climate change action is off. SBS - Published 3 days ago
Liberals celebrate remarkable Coalition victory Prime Minister Scott Morrison is set to address Liberal supporters in Sydney as Labor concedes defeat. SBS - Published 3 days ago
Liberals go wild over come-from-behind win Liberal faithful are arriving at the Sofitel Hotel in Sydney for the party's election night party, with Scott Morrison due to address them later in the night. SBS - Published 3 days ago
Liberals erupt at projection of upset win Liberal faithful are arriving at the Sofitel Hotel in Sydney for the party's election night party, with Scott Morrison due to address them later in the night. SBS - Published 3 days ago
Wentworth too close to call: Dave Sharma Dave Sharma believes Wentworth is too close to call, yet, but he's encouraged by the numbers coming through for key booths across Sydney's eastern suburbs. SBS - Published 3 days ago Liberal diehards toast election in Sydney Liberal faithful are arriving at the Sofitel Hotel in Sydney for the party's election night party, with Scott Morrison due to address them later in the night. SBS - Published 3 days ago
Morrison home to vote in beloved Shire Prime Minister Scott Morrison has returned to his beloved Sutherland Shire in Sydney after starting election day in northern Tasmania. SBS - Published 3 days ago 'Clive Palmer volunteer' fined after allegedly exposing himself at polling place A man in United Australia Party clothing has exposed himself at a Sydney polling place. SBS - Published 4 days ago
Morrison swoops on Tassie on election day Prime Minister Scott Morrison has started federal election day in northern Tasmania, visiting two polling booths in Launceston before flying home to Sydney. SBS - Published 4 days ago Sharma votes in bid to win back Wentworth Liberal candidate Dave Sharma has voted at Paddington in a bid to reclaim the once blue-ribbon Sydney seat of Wentworth from independent Kerryn Phelps. SBS - Published 4 days ago
Abbott supporter assaulted with corkscrew at polling booth A man has attacked a Liberal volunteer with a corkscrew and torn down campaign material at a polling station in Tony Abbott's Sydney electorate of Warringah. SBS - Published 4 days ago Morrison visits Tassie before casting vote Prime Minister Scott Morrison has started federal election day in northern Tasmania, visiting two polling booths in Launceston, before he flies home to Sydney. SBS - Published 4 days ago
Tony Abbott admits nerves as he casts vote Former prime minister Tony Abbott admitted to having butterflies in his stomach as he cast his vote in Sydney's northern beaches on Saturday morning. SBS - Published 4 days ago ‘Cruel, ugly killer lurking in shadows’: Dementia victims speak out Early onset dementia sufferers have pleaded for governing bodies and aged care facilities to provide more support for victims of the disease at the last day of public hearings in Sydney for the Royal.. The Age - Published 4 days ago
Hawke's gone but his legacy lives on On the eve of a predicted Labor election win, the nation is mourning the party's most successful prime minister, Bob Hawke, who died at his Sydney home at 89. SBS - Published 4 days ago NSW woman, 72, dies after dog attack A woman has died in hospital after her pet dog attacked her and her husband at their home southwest of Sydney, with the animal's fate still to be decided. SBS - Published 4 days ago
Sydney dad intended to die with family, coroner finds A father who killed his wife and two children by releasing carbon monoxide gas into their home as they slept intended to kill himself as well, a coroner said. SBS - Published 5 days ago Sydney man jailed until 2025 for drug-binge killing A Sydney university dropout who took a cocktail of drugs with a friend in a Blue Mountains home before fatally stabbing him has been jailed until late 2025. SBS - Published 5 days ago
Libs bank on anger subsiding in Wentworth Independent Wentworth MP Kerryn Phelps believes the anger that fuelled her by-election win in October is still bubbling below the surface in the Sydney seat. SBS - Published 5 days ago 'I gave my body to Afghanistan, I'll give my brain to Australia' EXCLUSIVE: A group of Afghan war veterans who stayed behind after the Invictus Games in Sydney last year have told SBS of their joy at being granted permanent protection, and their plans to work. SBS - Published 5 days ago
Reaction to former PM Bob Hawke's death Reaction to the death of former Labor prime minister Bob Hawke, who died at his Sydney home on Thursday aged 89. SBS - Published 5 days ago Australia mourns former PM Bob Hawke On the eve of a predicted Labor election win, the nation is mourning the party's most successful prime minister, Bob Hawke, who died at his Sydney home at 89. SBS - Published 5 days ago
'I'm pulling her out': parents ditch NAPLAN as glitches continue A Sydney mother has pulled her daughter out of NAPLAN exams after technical glitches disrupted students' exams, prompting education authorities across the country to hold meetings to fix the problems. The Age - Published 5 days ago Key trends at Fashion Week in Sydney As Fashion Week in Sydney comes to a close, we take a look at the key trends - both on the runway and in the front row. SBS - Published 5 days ago
Morrison steals It's Time theme from Labor It's a herb that polarises diners, but Prime Minister Scott Morrison has declared he's a coriander fan as he toured a farmers market in Sydney. SBS - Published 6 days ago Sydney man denies assaulting photographer after Fraser Anning conference A Sydney man has pleaded not guilty to intimidating a reporter and assaulting a photographer after a Fraser Anning press conference in Sydney. SBS - Published 6 days ago
Morrison at markets to swing Sydney voters It's a herb that polarises diners, but Prime Minister Scott Morrison has admitted he's a fan as he toured a farmers market in Sydney. SBS - Published 6 days ago PM Morrison admits to 'loving coriander' It's a herb that polarises diners, but Prime Minister Scott Morrison has admitted he's a fan as he toured a farmers market in Sydney. SBS - Published 6 days ago
Two Australians who gained access to Nauru share the horrors they faced Photojournalist Mridula Amin and artist Lachie Hinton met refugees on the island in secret. Their work is set to go on display in Sydney this week. SBS - Published 6 days ago Scott Morrison refusing to cement ministry Scott Morrison has driven home his housing policies across two marginal Victorian electorates, before making an election pitch to Sydney's Chinese community. SBS - Published 6 days ago
Maha Al-Shennag pleads not guilty over Sydney school deaths Two children died after a Toyota SUV ploughed into a Sydney classroom in 2017. SBS - Published 6 days ago Wage increase won't threaten economy: ACTU ACTU president Michele O'Neil will present the case for a six per cent increase to the minimum wage at a Fair Work Commission hearing in Sydney. SBS - Published 1 week ago
Union boss to argue for minimum wage rise ACTU president Michele O'Neil will present the case for a six per cent increase to the minimum wage at a Fair Work Commission hearing in Sydney. SBS - Published 1 week ago The tweak that could make high speed rail to Sydney a reality The east coast route should go through the new airport at Badgerys Creek. The Age - Published 1 week ago
Serial killer Ivan Milat taken to Sydney hospital Serial killer Ivan Milat has been transferred to the Prince of Wales Hospital in Randwick from Goulburn's supermax jail. SBS - Published 1 week ago 'English only': Labor accuses Liberal volunteers of racist slurs in marginal Sydney seat Labor's Reid candidate Sam Crosby told SBS News he has lodged a complaint over two alleged instances he witnessed of Liberal volunteers using racist language. SBS - Published 1 week ago
Sydney tower approval 'shocking precedent' It's all systems go for the $649 million redevelopment of Sydney's Cockle Bay Wharf despite critics saying it will overshadow the proposed Town Hall Square. SBS - Published 1 week ago 'It's time': Sydney approves plan for 24-hour city The City of Sydney has unanimously passed a late-night trading plan which will allow for changes such as 24-hour trading in the city centre. SBS - Published 1 week ago