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‘Curry Muncher’ cafe owner hits back over racist claims

Premium Content ‘Curry Muncher’ cafe owner hits back over racist claims

An Indian restaurateur has weighed in on the controversy raging over so-called racist restaurant names. Have your say, take our poll.

Mardi Gras showdown lands in court

Mardi Gras showdown lands in court

A group of Mardi Gras renegades who believe the annual parade has become too corporate and abandoned its political roots are set for a showdown with police.

Woorabinda Arts centre to elevate local artists

Premium Content Woorabinda Arts centre to elevate local artists

The former Duaringa CWA Hall has been refurbished into an art gallery, shop, and tourist attraction.

Calls for more action as grasshoppers ravage Central West

Premium Content Calls for more action as grasshoppers ravage Central West

The Agriculture Department has set up a survey and working group to better understand the problem.

Cap Coast Writers Festival receives funding boost

Premium Content Cap Coast Writers Festival receives funding boost

The event will run from June 11 to 13 and is aimed at “anyone who dares to write, loves to read, and wants to learn.”

Rural vigil for Tamil family given green light

Premium Content Rural vigil for Tamil family given green light

“They are still trapped in detention on Christmas Island, 5000km from their Biloela home.”

‘Terrifying’ ordeal as DV thug chases woman into toilets

Premium Content ‘Terrifying’ ordeal as DV thug chases woman into toilets

A ’high risk’ offender was sentenced to a suspended period of imprisonment following a string of violent offences.

Teen sensation decides $1m Roosters future

Premium Content Teen sensation decides $1m Roosters future

The NRL’s hottest halfback prospect Sam Walker has ruled out going home to Queensland and is determined to repay the Roosters faith in him this season.

Football star diagnosed with blood cancer

Football star diagnosed with blood cancer

New Zealand footballer Rebekah Stott has revealed she has been diagnosed with blood cancer, making the announcement on social media.

Rising spin star earns Sheffield Shield call up

Premium Content Rising spin star earns Sheffield Shield call up

Young Victorian spinner Joe Medew-Ewen is on the verge of a Sheffield Shield debut with South Australia after racking up outrageous numbers this season.

Ponga calls for player names on club jerseys

Ponga calls for player names on club jerseys

Knights superstar Kalyn Ponga has called for player names to be included on the back of club jerseys as they are in State of Origin each year.

Bulldogs reveal their 2021 weapon

Bulldogs reveal their 2021 weapon

Bringing veteran ruckman Stefan Martin to the Western Bulldogs could have the added effect of unleashing a new forward line weapon in 2021.

Stars throw support behind ‘outstanding’ fake principal

Premium Content Stars throw support behind ‘outstanding’ fake principal

A top scientist and TV star have thrown their support behind a fake headmaster who told students to “shoot for the stars”, as he faces jail for fraud.

‘Threat is real’: Infectious outbreak fears

Premium Content ‘Threat is real’: Infectious outbreak fears

Reports of three Border Force officers contracting a devastating infectious disease have triggered calls to ramp up outbreak screening in FNQ.

Boost Juice founder selling $30m of homes

Boost Juice founder selling $30m of homes

Janine Allis has listed her Toorak mansion and Fairhaven pad that starred in Mad Max as she prepares for a big move.

Young Sydneysiders most worried about money

Young Sydneysiders most worried about money

A survey conducted by one of the country’s largest banks has found young Sydneysiders top the list for the most anxious about their finances.

‘Equivalent to Yasi’: Cyclonic winds smash Cairns road

Premium Content ‘Equivalent to Yasi’: Cyclonic winds smash Cairns road

A ravaged Cairns road is likely to be shut for three weeks after wind and rain caused mass landslips on par with the devastation left by Cyclone Yasi.

'I did not sleep with the victim': Porter's tearful denial

'I did not sleep with the victim': Porter's tearful denial

Porter refused to resign from his post as Attorney-General. "I am not standing down or aside," Porter said.

Far North coast braces for gales as cyclone strengthens

Far North coast braces for gales as cyclone strengthens

Coastal and island communities in the Far North could cop more damaging winds today as Cyclone Niran strengthens off the coast.

Neil Diamond super hits show to light up Rocky venue

Premium Content Neil Diamond super hits show to light up Rocky venue

It’s the closest you will get to the real deal.

60,000 Golden Perch fingerlings released into CQ waterway

Premium Content 60,000 Golden Perch fingerlings released into CQ waterway

“Natural flows and fish movements within the river system help distribute the fish throughout the Mackenzie River, including into the Greater Fitzroy River.”

Caddick theory: ‘She had to have a Plan B’

Caddick theory: ‘She had to have a Plan B’

A criminology expert says it’s ‘very unlikely’ Sydney fraudster Melissa Caddick took her own life and has put forward another theory.

Cruise industry dealt devastating  six-month blow

Premium Content Cruise industry dealt devastating six-month blow

The cruise industry has been dealt another devastating blow after the federal government extended the international travel ban for a further six months.

Woman and elderly man held hostage: cops

Woman and elderly man held hostage: cops

An elderly man and a woman have allegedly been held hostage as police try to track down a person accused over the siege.

50,000 sent to jobless queue as JobKeeper ends: Miles

Premium Content 50,000 sent to jobless queue as JobKeeper ends: Miles

Queensland’s Deputy Premier has issued a pointed warning about the state’s unemployment rate ahead of JobKeeper winding up.

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