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HomeBuilder keeping people in jobs: PM

Prime Minister Scott Morrison believes the extension of the HomeBuilder scheme until March will mean a steady pipeline of construction activity and maintain the momentum in Australia's economic recovery.

All Blacks' tribute to 'legend' Maradona

New Zealand paid a special tribute to Diego Maradona when captain Sam Cane laid an All Black jersey - number 10 - on the field before the start of their Tri Nations Test against Argentina.

Two charged after toddler dies in hot car

A Townsville mother has been charged over the death of her daughter after the toddler was allegedly left in a car for most of the day amid soaring temperatures.

SA to step back virus restrictions

South Australia has revised a range of COVID-19 restrictions, including opening the border with Victoria, after reporting no new cases linked to the worrying Parafield cluster.