The prospect of university degrees more than doubling in price came as news to would-be students attending Saturday's open day for two of Sydney's biggest universities.
A senior British bureaucrat, who, with many other bureaucrats, failed to prevent the systematic rape and physical abuse of children in the English town of Rotherham has relocated to Melbourne and been appointed a deputy secretary in Victoria's Education Department.
High-risk cancer patients at a Melbourne hospital are being charged $1000 for genetic testing and may face delays receiving results that could be crucial to their treatment, oncologists say.
Almost three decades after the death of his dad, Tim Elliott recalls a man whom he loved and feared in equal measure.
Students felt safer and bullying had been reduced in public high schools with secular welfare officers, according to an independent review which the NSW education minister, Adrian Piccoli, has sent to the federal goverment in the wake of its push to fund religious-only chaplains in schools.
There are few anorexia-specialised psychiatrists, few dedicated beds and few champions.
Lettuces have come a long way since the 1950s, when it was iceberg, iceberg and iceberg, writes Jackie French.
Jesinta Campbell reveals her training tips for The Canberra Times Fun Run on September 7.
While Simon and Simona Ochana were building up their English at school in Sydney this week, Islamic State terrorists were closing in on their family's village.
Overheating, vomiting, enduring electric shocks, dehydration, bruises, cuts, kidney-failure and cardiac damage are just some of the potential risks of such high-intensity forms of fitness. So why are people drawn to them in droves?
YOU may be tired of the viral MND/ALS Ice Bucket Challenge clogging your newsfeed but Adam Regal and ...
A huge crowd turned out at the Kiama Leagues Club on Friday night for the opening of the ...
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A TAXI driver was threatened before his vehicle was stolen by a passenger in Kiama on Friday morning.