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19 January 2018 4:20 AM As NASA reveals stunning images, Antarctica had record low sea-ice coverage in 2017

NASA has released stunning photos of the Antarctic ice caps after its most recent expeditions last year. However, Antarctica had a record-low sea ice coverage of 6.61 million square kilometres in 2017, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said in its latest report. In November last year, NASA conducted two missions as part of its Operation 7

18 January 2018 11:49 PM Prince William, balding middle-aged man, has shaved his head

Prince William, a balding middle-aged man, has followed in the footsteps of many before him and shaved his head. The second-in-line to the throne debuted his new, closely-shaven hairdo while meeting armed forces veterans working for the UK's National Health Service and patients at the Evelina London Children's Hospital in Lambeth, south London 6

18 January 2018 2:18 AM ABS will make 150 staff redundant before June 2019 in 17 per cent staff cut

The Bureau of Statistics will make 150 staff redundant as it reduces its workforce by 17 per cent over the next two years in the latest in a series of cuts to hit the agency. As it shrinks by at least 400 public servants before June 2019, the agency has admitted it won't find all of its cuts through staff attrition alone and will have to let go of office-based 14

17 January 2018 8:51 AM WBBL: Sydney Thunder sign England World Cup winner Fran Wilson

England World Cup winner Fran Wilson has joined the Sydney Thunder for the rest of the women's Big Bash season to replace Harmanpreet Kaur, who has linked up with the Indian national team for its tour of South Africa. Jofra Archer in a BBL star, Roy belts Aussie attack, Newcastle keep pressure on Sydney FC, Liverpool end Man. City run and Shaun White 15 1

16 January 2018 9:16 AM KIIS FM host Will McMahon misses show after bike accident

KIIS FM's new national drive show host, Will McMahon, was hospitalised as a precautionary measure after being involved in a bicycle accident earlier today. McMahon missed his 4pm radio slot alongside co-host Woody Whitelaw on the Will & Woody show after he was hit by a car while cycling to the Melbourne radio station in Richmond. "I don't really know what happened 12 1

16 January 2018 8:06 AM Anna Flanagan expects to miss Commonwealth Games, throws support behind Kalindi Commerford

"It's definitely confusing and hard when you don't know what you need to work on or what they're looking for, I obviously want to play and at the moment I'm still training just in case." Although Flanagan is unlikely to feature at the Games, another Canberran in Kalindi Commerford is fighting for a spot during the Hockeyroos five-Test series against 11

16 January 2018 2:11 AM ANU College company Study Group Australia's registration cancelled by Australian Skills Quality Authority

The company that runs ANU College has had its registration cancelled by the vocational education and training regulator for failing to comply with a suite of requirements linked to the VET Quality Framework. ANU College, run by Study Group Australia, charges international students almost $40,000 for courses it says will help gain placement at the Australian 16 1

15 January 2018 10:01 AM Minnesota Vikings join Canberra Raiders in adopting the viking clap

The Minnesota Vikings have joined Canberra Raiders in adopting the Iceland national soccer team's viking clap after a dramatic NFL playoff win on Monday. Minnesota clinched a last-second victory against the New Orleans Saints and will now meet Tom Brady and New Eangland Patriots for a spot in the Super Bowl. With 10 seconds left, needing at least a field 8

15 January 2018 1:45 AM Vocus Group announces restructure

Vocus Group has divided the enterprise and wholesale divisions of its Australian business into separate operating segments, in a bid to restore shareholder value. Australia's fourth-largest telco says its structure will now comprise four reportable segments: Enterprise and Government; Wholesale and International; Consumer; and New Zealand, allowing senior 6

11 January 2018 6:55 AM Australian accused of smuggling charged in Cambodia

Phnom Penh: An Australian woman arrested at Phnom Penh airport has been charged with drug trafficking by Cambodian authorities. Tran was charged on Wednesday at Phnom Penh Municipal Court with "unlawful keeping, transporting or trafficking of narcotics substances" according article 40 of Cambodia's law on drug control, said In Song, bureau chief at the Interior 15