National News

Lost ring turns up on carrot 13yrs later

A Canadian woman who lost her engagement ring while weeding her garden 13 years ago is wearing it proudly again after her daughter-in-law pulled it from the ground on a misshapen carrot.

Recycled water to boost Adelaide plains

A South Australian irrigation project expected to deliver up to 3700 jobs will go ahead after the federal government agreed to partly fund the $155.6 million project.

Morrison summons 'better angels' over NDIS

The Turnbull government has appealed to Labor's "better angels" to change the party's position on hiking the Medicare levy to fund the national disability insurance scheme.

Tedesco to show his stuff against Roosters

The man who lured James Tedesco to the Sydney Roosters - Anthony Minichiello - believes the Wests Tigers fullback will this weekend provide a glimpse of what the Tricolours can expect next year.

Govt punishes council for Aust Day vote

The federal government has acted swiftly to punish a Melbourne council by removing its power to hold citizenship ceremonies after a controversial vote to stop referring to January 26 as Australia Day.