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Victoria's proposed assisted dying laws

VICTORIA'S VOLUNTARY ASSISTED DYING LAWSTHE TIMELINE* Laws have passed the lower house without amendment* Debate to begin in the upper house on October 31* If bill passes by the end of 2017, an 18-month implementation period means the scheme could be in place by mid-2019WHO CAN APPLY?* Victorian adults, with...

How Rugby League World Cup will play out

BREAKDOWN OF 2017 RUGBY LEAGUE WORLD CUPPOOL A (Top three progress)AUSTRALIA (Ranked 1st)Tournaments: 14, Wins: 10Even without Johnathan Thurston, Matt Scott and Andrew Fifita, still have the best all-round team in the competition.

Holden closure ends Aussie auto industry

The Australian car manufacturing industry is no more.Holden on Friday rolled its last Commodore off the assembly line, ending almost 70 years of vehicle production in Australia and more than 50 at its Elizabeth facilities in Adelaide's north.