Off Beat News

Fri 22 Nov 2019

Children offered free baby poultry for giving up gadgets

Children offered free baby poultry for giving up gadgets

Students are being given free baby poultry in a "chickenisation campaign" that seeks to lure children away from their smartphones.

Gory reason dead man charged rent

Gory reason dead man charged rent

Ronald Wayne White’s mother said her “knees gave way” when she was told about the horrific scenario of her son’s death.

Mum’s insane spend on Christmas presents

Mum’s insane spend on Christmas presents

The mum-of-three started shopping on Boxing Day, and even though she’s already spent almost $5000, she says she hasn’t finished.

‘I lost my nipples to gangrene’: Heartbreak after surgery

premium_icon ‘I lost my nipples to gangrene’: Heartbreak after surgery

Women have been left with lumpy breasts and black, bleeding nipples after breast reduction surgery at the hands of a southeast Queensland surgeon. GRAPHIC PICS.

As an Aussie, I’ll never understand this American habit

premium_icon As an Aussie, I’ll never understand this American habit

Of the many differences between Australians and Americans, little could be odder than the seemingly obnoxious trait of taking long and loud phone calls, writes US...

Mid-flight bust-up over plane window

Mid-flight bust-up over plane window

Who controls the window shade on a plane? Video has captured a fight between two passengers with different views on the matter.

Older