Huge cost of car company’s big move

Car company’s are all getting on the electric car bandwagon, but the cost of this new direction is truly staggering. It ain’t easy being green. Kia has just announced an ambitious plan to launch seven new electric vehicles by 2027, with the first one to...

Cheeky move likely to enrage Hanson

Quick-thinking internet users have pounced after Pauline Hanson’s domain expired, with users now directed to the last place you’d expect. The rights to Pauline Hanson’s website have been bought, with internet surfers redirected to the Refugee Council of Australia. The moderator of paulinehanson.com.au has seemingly...

Aussie helicopters’ attack power upgraded

Australia’s defence capability will be bolstered, with the glitch-prone Tiger helicopter to be replaced by a fleet of Apache’s armed reconnaissance helicopter (ARH). The federal government has approved the purchase of up to 29 Boeing AH-64E Apache Guardian helicopters, replacing a fleet of 22 Tiger...

‘Unreal’: Earthquake rocks mining town

An earthquake has rocked a small Victorian mining town, with one resident saying the rumbling went on for nearly half a minute. A 3.5 magnitude earthquake has rocked a small mining town in Victoria’s west. The quake’s epicentre was recorded at Glenorchy, about 2km northwest...

Unusual feature of new $1600 phone

Samsung has unveiled its newest products – and its latest smartphone has an unusual new feature solving a problem you didn’t know you had. Samsung has announced new wireless earbuds, three new flagship phones, and further fuelled speculation that it will kill off one of...

US racing pigeon becomes Aussie fugitive

A US racing pigeon is on the run from Australian quarantine authorities after making the incredible 15,000km journey from Alabama to Melbourne. The bird landed in the backyard of Kevin Celli-Bird in the Melbourne suburb of Officer on Boxing Day. Mr Celli-Bird immediately noticed the...