World News One course too many: food critic quits due to obesity Blog

Restaurant critics seem to have the best job in journalism: they get to eat at other people's expense several nights a week. But New York Times restaurant critic Pete Wells painted a more complicated picture. In a recent column, Wells announced that he was leaving his post because constant eating had led to obesity and … Read more

World News Travel chaos as more flights delayed due to strong winds Blog

Travellers have been warned to expect further delays as strong winds cause chaos at Sydney Airport. Due to weather conditions, several domestic flights departing from Sydney Airport were delayed and some were even cancelled on Saturday afternoon. Camera iconTravellers have been warned to expect further delays as strong winds cause chaos at Sydney Airport. Due … Read more

World News Stonemill 60g sesame recalled due to salmonella contamination Blog

A staple food has been recalled from Aldi stores across Australia due to concerns about the presence of salmonella. Stonemill 60g Sesame is recalled by Food Standards Australia New Zealand due to Salmonella contamination. The product is available in Aldi stores in Victoria, South Australia and Western Australia. Camera iconStonemills Sesame Seeds 60g have been … Read more

World News SNP collapse ‘not due’ to Scottish independence push Blog

The expected landslide victory of the Labour Party in the British general election now appears to be extending north of the border. Heavy losses are predicted for the Scottish National Party (SNP). Former party leader Nicola Sturgeon admitted it was “not a good night for the SNP” as post-election polls suggested the party could slip … Read more

World News Warning price of eggs could rise due to shortages linked to bird flu, Ritchies IGA boss says Blog

A supermarket boss has warned that Australians will likely have to pay more for eggs in the coming weeks due to supply shortages caused by bird flu. Two of Australia’s largest supermarket chains, Woolworths and Coles, have limited the number of egg cartons customers can purchase across most of Australia’s east coast as the industry … Read more