National News

Govt demands answers on Takata airbags

The Australian government is demanding urgent updates from car makers undertaking a massive recall program after it was revealed some were refitting cars with the same brand of potentially-faulty airbags linked to 18 deaths around the world.

Qld top cop won't reveal terror watch list

Queensland Police Commissioner Ian Stewart has refused to say how many people are being watched by counter-terrorism officers in the state, saying the number changes all the time.

Hot truck claims 9 migrant lives in Texas

At least nine people have died after being crammed into a sweltering tractor-trailer found parked outside a Walmart in Texas in what authorities say was an immigrant-smuggling attempt gone wrong.

The new Royal Adelaide Hospital

THE COUNTDOWN TO THE NEW ROYAL ADELAIDE HOSPITAL:* The new RAH will open its doors to patients at 7.00 am on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.