Herne Bay mechanic Jason Phur sacked by Volksline in Canterbury after claiming customers were overcharged
A whistle-blowing mechanic was unfairly sacked after claiming the garage he worked for was overcharging customers for unnecessary work.
PM maintains road rage on East West link
The prime minister has again threatened to withdraw $3 billion in infrastructure funding meant for Victoria, amid warnings doing so would hurt the economy.
The Abbott factor and Napthine's perfect storm
If Denis Napthine loses the Victorian state election voters will have broken with tradition and punished his first-term state government for the sins of his party colleagues running the federal government.
Toxic Abbott hangs on Napthine
Comment If Denis Napthine loses, it is likely to be due to the fusion of state and federal politics.
Tabletop experiment could detect gravitational waves
(Phys.org)?A coin-sized detector might observe gravitational waves before the giant Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO), according to two Australian physicists.
Unravelling the mystery of gamma-ray bursts
A team of scientists hope to trace the origins of gamma-ray bursts with the aid of giant space 'microphones'.