Passengers on board a Qantas flight from Dubai bound for Sydney have described how their plane was forced to make an "emergency descent" to Perth after a fault with the aircraft's air conditioning system.
For Melbourne man Stratos Pavlis, 50, searching for a home loan has been like trying to decide which is the best phone plan – a process riddled with complexities and hidden fees.
Those heading to the beach this summer will be happy to hear that their local lifesaving club will receive $25,000 for new rescue equipment and first aid and medical supplies.
Local shares are poised to open higher, after positive factory data from Germany and an unexpected surge in jobs in the US lifted global equities.
Tax breaks for housing, shares and superannuation could all be reviewed, and GST could apply more broadly if the Abbott government listens to the final recommendations of the financial systems inquiry.
When it comes to reports to government there is a deep schism between recommendations and implementations.
Four people are unaccounted for after a fierce blaze engulfed a home in central western NSW, firefighters say.
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Treasurer Joe Hockey says he is prepared to take on powerful interests in the financial services industry to boost Australians' retirement incomes and increase competition in the banking sector, after the release of the government's financial systems inquiry.
About 80 per cent of services that help unemployed people and single parents have reported that they are unable to meet demands, according to a new report.
Police are appealing for information after a teenage boy was injured when three males entered a home in ...
A man has been killed after being hit by a truck on the M7 at Eastern Creek overnight.