Seniors News

Thu 14 May 2020

Why global travel won't be normal until 2023

Why global travel won't be normal until 2023

A global travel boss has delivered some sobering news to Aussies hoping for an overseas holiday, warning our return to normal is years off.

Wed 13 May 2020

Cars so faulty they ‘should not be driven’

Cars so faulty they ‘should not be driven’

Scores of motorists have been told to “stop driving immediately” amid a warning some cars have a fault so bad it could kill the occupants.

Six words that made Alan Jones quit

Six words that made Alan Jones quit

Alan Jones has revealed the six words that led him to sensationally quit his job yesterday morning.

Royals thank ‘incredible’ Aussie nurses

Royals thank ‘incredible’ Aussie nurses

The Duchess of Cambridge has dialled in to speak with Aussie nurses, thanking them for the “incredible” work they do on International Nurses Day.

Mon 11 May 2020

Union leader Jack Mundey dies, aged 90

Union leader Jack Mundey dies, aged 90

Trade union leader Jack Mundey, who led Sydney's green bans movement in the 1970s, has died at the age of 90.

Measures put into NSW schools to stay on top of virus

Measures put into NSW schools to stay on top of virus

Here's how the state will get on top of coronavirus outbreaks and what the institutions are doing to make sure teachers and students are safe.

What restrictions will be lifted today?

What restrictions will be lifted today?

South Australia is today back in business, and other states and territories are slowly catching up. Here are the COVID-19 rules set to ease.

Sat 9 May 2020

Confusion as cafes reopen illegally

Confusion as cafes reopen illegally

Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced his three-step plan to reopen Australia yesterday – but it is already causing chaos.

Fri 8 May 2020

Steps to freedom: How our lives could change

Steps to freedom: How our lives could change

How pubs, cafes, restaurants and other parts of Aussie life could return to normal will be addressed in a key meeting today.

Thu 7 May 2020

Pell knew about abuse: inquiry

Pell knew about abuse: inquiry

Cardinal George Pell knew a priest was moved because he had sexually abused children, a royal commission found.

Virus outbreak’s dangerous spread

Virus outbreak’s dangerous spread

A coronavirus cluster that has led to 49 infections in Victoria has now spread after an aged care worker has tested positive.

When playgrounds could reopen

When playgrounds could reopen

Scott Morrison has given an indication of when playgrounds could reopen, admitting that closing them in the first place was a “difficult decision”.

Grim reality of ‘COVID-safe Australia’

Grim reality of ‘COVID-safe Australia’

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says there will still be virus cases in a COVID-safe Australia as numbers won’t go down to zero.

Three words behind Australia’s success

Three words behind Australia’s success

The four countries worst hit by COVID-19 share a classification by the World Health Organisation that “we don’t want”, an Australian epidemiologist says.

Sun 3 May 2020

Controversial approach: Did rogue country get it right?

Controversial approach: Did rogue country get it right?

When COVID-19 struck, this country did the opposite of all others – it didn’t shut down anything. Thousands have died but some still hail it as a success.

Fri 1 May 2020

Global economy falls off a cliff

Global economy falls off a cliff

One in five Americans could soon be unemployed, while 19 Euro area economies shrunk as statistics show a glimpse of COVID-19 economic chaos.

Wed 29 Apr 2020

Elderly sexual abuse survivors promised payouts

Elderly sexual abuse survivors promised payouts

Sick and elderly survivors of child sexual abuse are being promised priority service under the national redress scheme.

Mon 27 Apr 2020

1.89 million Aussies download COVID app

1.89 million Aussies download COVID app

Federal government maintains at least 40 per cent of the population would have to download the app for it be truly effective.

Sun 26 Apr 2020

Karl reveals PTSD diagnosis after split

Karl reveals PTSD diagnosis after split

Today host Karl Stefanovic has spoken about why he sought help for his mental health after his marriage ended and he was axed from his job.

How COVIDsafe app tracks people 1.5m from you

How COVIDsafe app tracks people 1.5m from you

Australia's virus-tracing app has launched, and will be able to track people 1.5 metres or 15 minutes away from you. Here's how it works.

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