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Big four banks pass on full RBA rate cut

Bowing to pressure from the government, the "big four" banks have announced they will each pass on the Reserve Bank's rate cut in full, saving borrowers hundreds of dollars a...

RBA cuts interest rates to new record low

RECENT RESERVE BANK of AUSTRALIA INTEREST RATE CUTSThe RBA has slashed the cash rate to a record low 0.5 per cent, continuing a trend of rate cuts that began in...

Sexual sadist appeals murder life sentence

The murder of Melbourne comedian Eurydice Dixon was a dreadful crime that required stern punishment, says a judge considering her killer's appeal against his life sentence.

Childcare company 'sorry', resumes buses

Goodstart Early Learning has additional surveillance measures for its bus services after a toddler was found dead after being left on a vehicle in far north Queensland.

Coronavirus spreads to more countries

The coronavirus has spread to ever more countries and world capitals - and the US death toll climbed to six - even as new cases in China dropped to their...