Commercial radio is not playing enough Australian music, researcher says

Commercial radio is not playing enough Australian music, researcher says

Updated March 22, 2018 16:00:40 For a young band, getting some love from the biggest radio stations in the country can mean money, bigger stages and a greater chance at longevity in a notoriously difficult industry. But a new study suggests major commercial stations are not playing enough homegrown music. …

Australian play breaks the silence around abortion

Australian play breaks the silence around abortion

Posted March 22, 2018 09:32:06 Video: Emily Steel terminated her pregnancy at 19 weeks (ABC News) “When I heard about someone who had a late abortion I’d think, well, that’s not very clever, that’s not very responsible, is it?,” recites actress Tiffany Lyndall Knight. She’s wearing a blood-red bathing suit, …

Tiny houses up for sale for, thanks to Australian charity tackling homelessness

Tiny houses up for sale for, thanks to Australian charity tackling homelessness

Posted March 22, 2018 06:42:52 Photo: Profits from the sale of the houses will go to fund the children’s Kids Under Cover. (ABC News: Danielle Bonica) Would you buy a trendy micro-home with a starting price tag of $120,000? The tiny house movement has inspired lifestyle shows and social media …

Australian businessman Rohan Arnold extradited from Serbia over $500m cocaine importation

Australian businessman Rohan Arnold extradited from Serbia over $500m cocaine importation

Updated March 21, 2018 15:09:49 Photo: Rohan Arnold, arrives in Sydney after being extradited from Serbia over his alleged involvement in a large-scale cocaine syndicate. (Supplied: AFP) A prominent Australian businessman has been extradited from Serbia, facing numerous drug offences in connection to his alleged involvement in Australia’s second largest …

Government CFO Advisory Specialists in KPMG Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital, Australia

Government CFO Advisory Specialists in KPMG Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital, Australia

eFinancialCareers jobs: Government CFO Advisory Specialists in KPMG Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital, Australia 11445 jobs globally for professionals and students in Finance, Banking, Accounting and Insurance Government CFO Advisory …

Australian who helped organise controversial China book launch denied entry to Shanghai

Australian who helped organise controversial China book launch denied entry to Shanghai

Posted March 21, 2018 22:56:14 Photo: John Hugh said he faced questioning from Chinese consulate officials in Sydney before being granted a visa. (Supplied) An Australian who has been outspoken about Chinese Communist Party influence says he was denied entry to China and immediately placed on an 11-hour return flight …

Australian women seal 3-0 series whitewash over India with 97-run win to regain number one ODI ranking

Australian women seal 3-0 series whitewash over India with 97-run win to regain number one ODI ranking

Posted March 19, 2018 08:05:16 Photo: Alyssa Healy’s big century helped Australia to a crushing win over India in the third and final ODI in Baroda. (AAP: Dave Hunt, file photo) Related Story: Aussie women secure ODI series victory against India Alyssa Healy’s maiden ODI century has helped Australia to …

Cambridge Analytica’s Australian connections — the used-car salesman and the suburban front office

Cambridge Analytica’s Australian connections — the used-car salesman and the suburban front office

Updated March 21, 2018 18:29:34 Photo: Cambridge Analytica doesn’t operate in Australia, and never has. But this building is its registered head office. (ABC News) This is the registered Australian head office of the shady big data company that claims to be so powerful it can swing elections. Except it’s …

Australian Customs seized 340,000 potential pest, disease-ridden items entering the country

Australian Customs seized 340,000 potential pest, disease-ridden items entering the country

Updated March 21, 2018 13:45:09 Photo: A giant African snail and illegal reptile imports are some of the biosecurity risks intercepted in 2017. (Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources) You’d be amazed what some people try to bring into the country. A barbequed rat, goat foetuses, duck tongues and lizard’s …

Kicking in danger – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Kicking in danger – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Updated March 20, 2018 12:55:29 It’s no secret that Tasmanian footy is battling. Fewer boys are playing the game and clubs are folding. Can the code come back from the brink? Photo: As the women’s game looks set to power on in 2019, many local Tasmanian clubs are struggling. (ABC …