Seniors News

Wed 24 Apr 2019

IS claims responsibility for Sri Lanka

IS claims responsibility for Sri Lanka

Islamic State has officially claimed responsibility for the Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka via its al-Amaq news agency.

John Swan is willing to lend a hand

John Swan is willing to lend a hand

NINETEEN years ago, singer-songwriter John Swan was laying on the floor sure he would die - given a month to live, his liver shot from drink and drugs.

Tue 23 Apr 2019

Major fines for faking Anzac biscuits

Major fines for faking Anzac biscuits

IF businesses dare tamper with the recipe of the humble Anzac biscuit they could cop a hefty fine — some people say it’s taking it too far.

Sunken wreck of SS Iron Crown found after 77-year absence

Sunken wreck of SS Iron Crown found after 77-year absence

AFTER being lost for 77 years, an Australian freighter sunk by a Japanese submarine during World War II has been located by maritime archaeologists.

Anning taunts ‘egg boy’ to score points over Sri Lanka

Anning taunts ‘egg boy’ to score points over Sri Lanka

FRASER Anning has claimed he was “right all along” in a furious point-scoring Twitter rant following the Sri Lankan bombings.

Embrace, remember and reflect this Anzac Day

Embrace, remember and reflect this Anzac Day

ANZAC Day is "part of Australia's heritage and tradition which we should all embrace”, stopping to remember and reflect, even if only for a few minutes.

‘Gutless grubs’: Fury over PM's photo

‘Gutless grubs’: Fury over PM's photo

This photo, taken at church, was supposed to show Scott Morrison’s spiritual side. Instead it sparked a reaction that left him fuming.

Attacker ‘calmly’ bombs Sri Lankan church

Attacker ‘calmly’ bombs Sri Lankan church

Chilling images show the moment a “very young” suicide bomber walked into St Sebastian’s church and killed at least 67 worshippers.

Welcome to men on Seniors Citizens dance floors

Welcome to men on Seniors Citizens dance floors

FORGET dancing with the stars - the ladies at the Port Macquarie Senior Citizens Club just want a few more men to dance with

Mon 22 Apr 2019

Brits bask in record-breaking 24C heatwave

Brits bask in record-breaking 24C heatwave

Brits have been hitting the beaches and parks to bask in a record-breaking 24C Easter weekend scorcher.

Mum fatally stabbed as kids slept

Mum fatally stabbed as kids slept

A MUM was allegedly fatally stabbed by her husband as her two young children slept in another room of their Sydney home.

Man dies outside Woolworths while crowd walks past

Man dies outside Woolworths while crowd walks past

THE sister of a man who died outside Woolworths and whose body was left in view of shoppers for four hours says she is “disturbed”.

Bali’s Mount Agung volcano erupts

Bali’s Mount Agung volcano erupts

THE active volcano Mount Agung has erupted again overnight, spewing ash kilometres into the sky on the Indonesian resort island.

Ninth bomb found, 207 killed at churches and hotels

Ninth bomb found, 207 killed at churches and hotels

A NEW bomb has been found in Sri Lanka following eight blasts that killed and injured hundreds of people, with Australians caught up in the tragedy.

Bigger and better Maclean show

Bigger and better Maclean show

A STORM last year stopped the Maclean Show but president Brian Ferrie said you couldn't keep a good show down and it will be back bigger and better than ever.

Sun 21 Apr 2019

A note to those offended by ‘satanic’ post

A note to those offended by ‘satanic’ post

When a restaurant made a joke about Jesus on Facebook earlier this week, the internet reacted angrily — Joe Hildebrand has a message.

Shock jock KAK has had a gutful, goes rogue

Shock jock KAK has had a gutful, goes rogue

KAK is causing trouble, turning on anyone and anything that enters her path. And she doesn’t care about the consequences.

Explained: why are some people attracted to children?

Explained: why are some people attracted to children?

They don’t have horns and tails. They look and act like you and me. Except for one key difference: they’re sexually attracted to children.

Vegan starves as jail doesn’t cater to diet

Vegan starves as jail doesn’t cater to diet

An Australian animal rights campaigner has gone hungry behind bars after the prison failed to cater to his vegan diet.

Worst ways to be executed in 18th Century Britain

Worst ways to be executed in 18th Century Britain

Beginning in the 17th Century the Bloody Code consisted of more than 200 offences; a list of crimes that were punishable by death.

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