What’s in it for me? The budget for young people – Hack

What’s in it for me? The budget for young people – Hack

We were warned ahead of time that this year’s budget was targeted at older Australians, so the Hack team spent hours picking through the papers to compile a list of changes that are relevant to you and your life. This budget is widely tipped to be the last one before …

Young boy dies after being hit by car

Young boy dies after being hit by car

The Pulse morning news blog. A YOUNG boy has died after being hit by a car in Port Augusta. Police and emergency services were dispatched to Victoria Parade about 7pm after receiving reports that a car and a pedestrian had collided. The pedestrian — an eight-year-old boy from Port Augusta …

Young people visiting emergency departments for mental health on the rise

Visits to emergency departments by young people experiencing mental health crises are on the rise, according to studies out of Victoria and NSW. Experts are saying a lack of preventative treatment is to blame for the worrying results of two separate studies. Source link

Unemployed, underemployed or underpaid: The reality for young workers

Unemployed, underemployed or underpaid: The reality for young workers

Posted May 02, 2018 17:54:48 Photo: Many young workers are struggling to find regular, well-paid work. (ABC News: Sam Ikin) Google the term “millennials are…” and one of the first suggested searches is “millennials are lazy”. But the latest employment data suggests the opposite may actually be the case, with …

Damaged coral reefs are going quiet and young fish can’t find their way home – Science News

Damaged coral reefs are going quiet and young fish can’t find their way home – Science News

Healthy coral reefs are alive with the pops, snaps and clicks of the invertebrate creatures that inhabit them. And many newly hatched fish species use these sounds to guide them towards new habitats. But now scientists have found reefs damaged by coral bleaching and cyclones are much quieter than intact …

Parechovirus cases on the rise causing brain and blood infections in young children

Parechovirus cases on the rise causing brain and blood infections in young children

Posted April 30, 2018 15:55:44 Photo: Alec McDonald’s condition has improved, but he undergoes regular testing to ensure there are no lasting effects from his brush with parechovirus. (Supplied) Medical researchers are calling for better monitoring of the potentially deadly human parechovirus which can cause brain and blood infections in …

‘Socialist fairyland’: My reflections from visiting North Korea as a curious young Chinese traveller

‘Socialist fairyland’: My reflections from visiting North Korea as a curious young Chinese traveller

Posted April 28, 2018 05:16:08 The slow train from Chinese city Dandong to Pyongyang trundled along the North Korean countryside. My tour group had just crossed the border when I was approached by a North Korean officer, asking to look through the photos on my camera. A photo of a …

In South Korea, young and old have very different views on the possibility of peace with the North

In South Korea, young and old have very different views on the possibility of peace with the North

Updated April 26, 2018 09:38:52 Photo: Kim Hyun-sook says seeing her daughter has not eased the pain. (ABC News: Brant Cumming) Related Story: Trump hails ‘honourable’ Kim, says North wants summit ‘as soon as possible’ Related Story: ‘Long way from conclusion’: Trump strikes cautious note on North Korea crisis It …

Young ni-Vanuatu surfer attracts attention after wowing competition with duct-taped board

Young ni-Vanuatu surfer attracts attention after wowing competition with duct-taped board

Updated April 24, 2018 14:01:25 Photo: The international surfing community responded to this photo of 14-year-old ni-Van surfer Kaltaliu Kalotiti with offers of surfboards and other gear. (Vanuatu Surfing Association: Stef Mahuk) A ni-Vanuatu boy who captured online attention after progressing into the final stages of a local surfing competition …