Teen bashing caught on film days after shopping center brawl involving their mums

9News understands a 16-year-old was ambushed when he was leaving Condell Park High School yesterday afternoon. The violence played out in front of other students. The same teenagers were also in Monday’s brawl at Bankstown Central shopping centre, which involved their mothers. The 16-year-old who was attacked and his mother have made a statement at … Read more

Call for urgent review into system that allows doctors sanctioned for sexual misconduct to keep practicing

The federal health minister will push for a “rapid review” after Four Corners shared details of an investigation into sexual misconduct by registered health professionals. Key points: Many practitioners who have been sanctioned for sexual misconduct involving patients are still registered The health minister says if the system is “falling short”, governments must strengthen it … Read more

Federal review of Australia’s health regulator, following revelations of under-resourcing, bullying and systemic racism

Health Minister Mark Butler has ordered a rapid review of attempts to reform the national health regulator, following reports in this masthead of widespread dysfunction in how complaints are investigated. Butler said he would write to the chair of the Health Ministers’ Meeting, a national group that meets to discuss health matters of national significance, … Read more

Chalmers attracts some flak for blue sky ideas, but the government has bigger problems

Jim Chalmers likes to say we need national “conversations” about the economic issues facing the country. Now, just as the new parliamentary year is set to begin on Monday, Chalmers has bought himself a doozy of a conversation, with his essay advocating we embrace “values-based capitalism”. Values-based capitalism might sound more like a topic for … Read more

Sally Rugg: Peter Dutton slams Independent Monique Ryan as a ‘prickly character’

Liberal leader Peter Dutton has emerged as an unlikely ally of activist Sally Rugg in her workplace fight with Teal independent Monique Ryan suggesting the Victorian MP is a “prickly character.” Dr Ryan and her chief of staff will face off in the Federal Court on Friday during an urgent hearing before Justice Debra Mortimer. … Read more

Accused killers of Cassius Turvey charged with kidnapping another boy

Three of the four people accused of murdering Indigenous teen Cassius Turvey have now been charged in relation to the alleged kidnapping and assault of another 15-year-old boy just days earlier. Cassius Turvey, a 15-year-old Noongar Yamatji boy, was allegedly chased and bashed with a metal pole on his walk home from school in the … Read more

Doctors warn bulk-billing ‘a thing of the past’ without tax exemptions

Andrews and NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet say the country’s healthcare system needs an overhaul and are pushing to reform the “broken” Medicare system. In Victoria, the wages a business pays its employees can be assessed for payroll tax, which is 4.85 per cent on Melbourne businesses. In limited circumstances, amounts paid to contractors can be … Read more

Family pays tribute to ‘miracle’ daughter who died after car crash on Port Wakefield Highway | 7NEWS – 7NEWS Australia

Family pays tribute to ‘miracle’ daughter who died after car crash on Port Wakefield Highway | 7NEWS7NEWS Australia Triple J Unearthed star killed in crashnews.com.au Pink Wasabi dance music performer Odetta Maxwell dies after crash at Port WakefieldABC News Triple J unearthed star, 25, killed on Port Wakefield HighwayDaily Mail View full coverage on Google … Read more