Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «health»

18 January 2018 2:18 AM Officers find 'disturbingly large' fish trap in Lake Burley Griffin

Canberrans caught using illegal fishing traps could be fined up to $5000 as part of an environmental clamp down by authorities. Narelle Sargent from the Environment Protection Authority said fishing traps were known to kill turtles, protected fish species and other animals such as the platypus. "Canberrans are reminded that under ACT law, fish traps 5

16 January 2018 9:49 PM Kim Kardashian welcomes baby number three

"Kanye and I are happy to announce the arrival of our healthy, beautiful baby girl," Kardashian said in a message on her app on Tuesday. The couple thanked the unidentified surrogate "who made our dreams come true with the greatest gift one could give". They said the baby was born on Monday but they did not announce a name. Kardashian, 37, and West are already 10

14 January 2018 6:05 AM Two workers dead after being overcome by fumes in tank on central Queensland coast

Two men have died after being overcome by fumes while inside a tank on Saturday night. Emergency services were called to Sarina Beach, about 37 kilometres south of Mackay just before 9pm. Police said the bodies of the two workers, aged 48 and 52, were retrieved from inside one of the two tanks. A spokesman for Workplace Health and Safety Queensland said the two tanks 8

12 January 2018 12:19 PM NRL 2018: Nathan Peats in good humour and approaching rude health for NRL opener

A shoulder reconstruction should not hamper Nathan Peats' NRL season, with the Gold Coast hooker a chance of returning early for the Titans' final trial game. The NSW incumbent's 2017 season was curtailed by the shoulder complaint but he has been attacking preseason training as hard as anyone, regularly leading the squad in fitness drills. Coach Garth 9

7 January 2018 7:40 PM Mark Philippoussis's father Nick suffers massive stroke in US jail

Australian tennis coach Nick Philippoussis has suffered a massive stroke in a US jail and will likely never face trial on charges he sexually assaulted two young girls he trained in California. A San Diego judge was told on Thursday 68-year-old Philippoussis, the father of former world top 10 Australian player Mark Philippoussis, is catatonic after the stroke 20

7 January 2018 6:49 AM Canberra world champion Caroline Buchanan out of hospital

Feeling helpless, Canberra BMX queen Caroline Buchanan found herself wondering "what if" as her lungs filled with blood and fluid, as she struggled to breathe. Buchanan got out of hospital on Sunday and she expected to be back to full health in three months, with April or May the earliest she expected to be back racing. She's back at her Canberra home, after 17

2 January 2018 3:58 AM More than 170 people charged with drug offences at Field Day Music Festival

More than 200 people were charged with drug offences on New Year's Day - 173 at one music festival alone, police said. A police operation at the Field Day Music Festival at The Domain on Monday lead to six arrests for allegedly supplying drugs, and 167 people being charged with possession. Police said one 22-year-old man was allegedly found with 138 MDMA pills 22

30 December 2017 3:42 AM Brad Clark goes from jockey to mentor

The five-year-old suffered complications from hock surgery, which threatened his life but under the care of Edmonds and his wife Trudy he has been nursed back to health. He was a group 3 winner as a two-year-old and was third in a Silver Slipper and Edmonds feels he has the talent to win country cups. "We set him for the Inverell Cup back in March because 25

26 December 2017 3:59 AM Millions raised for Rohingya crisis appeals but much more needed

Bangkok: An international Rohingya crisis appeal has raised $278 million to help deal with one of the world's worst humanitarian emergencies, but that is less than half the amount experts say is needed. United Nations and international aid agencies have appealed for $562 million to assist 1.2 million people, including Rohingya people living in sprawling 41 1

24 December 2017 12:25 AM Christmas and Boxing Day 2017 public holiday guide: What's open and what's closed

Monday, December 25 and Tuesday, December 26 are public holidays for Christmas and Boxing Day. There are restricted trading hours for many businesses. Here's a list of what's open, what's not, how to get around, where to go in case of an emergency and how to stay entertained. Coles: Christmas Day: closed. Boxing Day: some stores closed, others have special 35