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Qld scientists unlock anorexia genes

Australian researchers helping to unlock the secrets of anorexia have found genetics play a huge role in the onset of the eating disorder.

Magnitude 6.1 quake strikes south of Bali

An undersea earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 has struck south of Indonesia's Bali, the European earthquake monitoring agency EMSC says, causing some residents and visitors on the tourist island...

Adani wanted names of CSIRO scientists

Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack says he understands why Adani wanted the names of government scientists who reviewed a crucial plan for its Queensland coal mine.

More screen time linked to teen depression

Increased social media use and television viewing are linked to worsening teenage depression, researchers say, and the more time adolescents spend on social media and in front of the television,...

Court fight a moral responsibility: Palmer

Billionaire businessman Clive Palmer says he won't be settling a multi-million dollar claim by the liquidators of Queensland Nickel, which collapsed in early 2016 with the loss of hundreds of...

Who is in the mix for Titans NRL role?

WHO IS IN THE RUNNING TO BE GOLD COAST'S NEXT NRL COACH?THE FRONTRUNNERKevin Walters may have publicly distanced himself from the role and says he wants to continue in his...

NRL says ref criticism excessive

NRL head of football Graham Annesley says criticism of his whistleblowers has become excessive, despite admitting the Wests Tigers were cruelled by an incorrect call in their loss to Parramatta.