National News

Nauru refugee's burns 'very survivable'

An Iranian refugee who set himself on fire on Nauru would almost certainly have survived had he been treated in Australia, an inquest has been told.

'Tough' homework to check Snowy stacked up

It's taken "bare-knuckle brawling" to get a $4.5 billion expansion of the Snowy Hydro scheme up to scratch, but the project's operators say it stacks up economically.

Storm look to lock in Slater replacement

Melbourne learned a lesson last season that superstars are almost impossible to replace but feel they have at least two players ready to fill retired fullback Billy Slater's shoes.

George Pell case from claims to conviction

FROM ALLEGATIONS TO CONVICTION: A TIMELINE OF THE PELL CASE1996- Pell appointed Archbishop of Melbourne by Pope John Paul II- Pell sexually abuses two 13-year-old choirboys after a Sunday solemn mass at St Patrick's Cathedral, according to a jury finding on Tuesday- A second indecent act is committed by Pell...