Australians could get more half-price flights

Australians who miss out on the government’s 800,000 half-price flights may have another opportunity to snap up a discounted fare. The deputy prime minister said if the remaining tickets sell out, the government remains open to extending the scheme and would “quite potentially” release more...

Uncomfortable Oprah question that made Ellen squirm

Anyone expecting Harry-and-Meghan-style bombshells from Oprah Winfrey’s appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres show today would’ve been sorely disappointed. The talk show legend was very much in safe mode, lobbing questions like “How are you actually feeling? How are you really feeling?” at her friend of...

Why hundreds of NBN workers refused to work

Hundreds of NBN technicians across Australia have launched industrial action and walked off the job in their latest push for a parliamentary inquiry into “issues plaguing” the network. “Australians will not receive NBN installations or repairs today as local NBN technicians join colleagues around Australia,...

Macarthur bully gallant Victory

The new boys of the A-League, Macarthur Bulls, are closing in on a finals appearance in their inaugural season after a 3-1 win over a gallant Melbourne Victory at Campbelltown Stadium that catapults them up to second spot on the table. In a remarkably tight...