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Banned Flanagan vows to coach in NRL again

Former Cronulla mentor Shane Flanagan is resolved to returning to the NRL coaching ranks one day despite being blocked from holding a head coaching job for the next two years.

Delay in Qld prosecution of Adani slammed

Environmentalists have criticised a further delay in the "urgent" prosecution of Adani for allegedly providing incorrect information regarding hundreds of hectares of land disturbance.

Injury prone Bird a gamble: Vautin

Rugby league great Paul Vautin believes NRL clubs will be rolling the dice if they sign Brisbane's Jack Bird, saying it will be a gamble to recruit the ex-NSW star due to his horror injury run.

Billions wasted on infrastructure: report

Poor management by Australian governments has seen billions of dollar wasted on infrastructure over the past decade, and a new report warns another $5 billion is set to be frittered away.

News from around the world

Trump, Morrison to talk Indo-Pacific, IranAustralia's role in helping America combat Chinese expansion in the Indo-Pacific and Iranian aggression in the Middle East will be high on the agenda when US President Donald Trump hosts Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison at the White House.

NSW abortion debate to resume next week

Debate on amendments to a bill decriminalising abortion in NSW will resume next week after the upper house in a late-night session approved a watered-down amendment opposing sex-selective terminations.

Over 200,000 rally for action on climate

More than 200,000 protesters have joined student-led rallies across the country as part of an international strike calling for action on climate change.