It is used in 25 countries, has been translated into 17 languages and is ranked by the United Nations as the leading parenting program.
A senior military policeman tried to cover up the apparent beating of an Afghan man arrested by coalition soldiers by falsifying entries in a logbook, a military court heard yesterday.
More than one-third of families struggle to pay childcare fees despite increased federal government assistance over the past decade, according to a new report by public policy think tank The Australia Institute.
The shock arrest of four customs officers since late last year for alleged collaboration with a crime ring importing illicit drugs through Sydney Airport would have come as no surprise to senior members of the Customs and Border Protection Service.
A Senate gambling reform committee, set to examine growing concerns about on-air discussions of live odds, will explore whether Tom Waterhouse is bookmaker or commentator.
School-aged children are consuming ''alarming levels'' of soft drinks, partly because they are readily available at home, a study has found. Children from lower socioeconomic backgrounds and boys are more likely to be big consumers of soft drinks. The study by the University of Sydney, published in the current issue of Preventive Medicine, found that 24 per cent of the 8058 kids surveyed were drinking an ''alarming'' five or more cups of soft drink a week. More than a quarter of children from lower socioeconomic backgrounds reported high levels of soft-drink consumption, compared with 19 per cent in high socioeconomic backgrounds.
Kath & Kim co-creator and star Gina Riley is being treated for breast cancer and has urged women to get regular checks.
A TODDLER who went missing in Johns River, near Taree, has been found safe and well.
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