SCRIPTURE classes will be exempt from an audit of all prayer groups in NSW state schools in a crack down on student exposure to violent extremist ideologies.
IF a controversial quarry next to the Lockyer Creek had not been built, water in the 2011 fatal Grantham floods would have flowed very differently.
THE NSW Government’s $100,000 investment into trialling a sonar shark warning system and research into shark-deterring technologies is moving ahead.er.
THE Environmental Defenders Office has called for NSW landholders to be given the right refuse coal seam gas companies access to their properties.
THE Jehovah’s Witness church identified more than 1000 of its members in Australia as child sex abuse perpetrators but never told the police.
THE Grantham flood inquiry hearing for today has been cancelled due to “unforeseen circumstances”.
LEARNER motorcyclists could face tougher testing procedures and extended zero-alcohol limits under a swathe of new laws the state government is consideration.
HUNDREDS of mourners have attended the traditional Kurdish funeral of a Gold Coast man who died fighting against Islamic State in Syria.
THE NSW Government has backed down on plans to force greater responsibility for public drunkenness onto pubs, following lobbying from the alcohol industry.
Chris studied journalism at the University of Queensland. Worked for the Western Star in Roma. He has worked at The Chronicle as a reporter since February 2011.