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The royal commission into aged care has rebuked the federal government for failing to act on persistent problems across the sector, with new research sparking a clash in Parliament over measures that might...

An aged care home in Kilsyth where residents have died of coronavirus was found to be in chaos when an alternative workforce was sent in to replace permanent staff. The head of the Victorian state nursing...

Several retirement homes devastated by outbreaks of COVID-19 are facing the threat of legal action from angry relatives accusing them of negligence. The federal government could also be included as a defendant...

One in five people aged over 55 admit to feeling peer pressured into drinking MORE alcohol, study finds Experts found that peer pressure is felt across all age groups — just differently Senior citizens...

Superstar! Little Edgar, aged THREE, recites the planets and continents (though he does get a little muddled) for his father in adorable footage A youngster from Hertfordshire has been filmed reciting...

Three children aged 12, eight and five die and their mother, 39, is fighting for her life after house fire in Scotland Fiona Alexander James and Philip Gibson were all rushed to hospital in Glasgow A...

TWO sisters aged just nine and 11 have vanished with police launching a desperate search. Scarlett, 9, and Matilda Hooligan, 11, were last seen at home in Southport on May 31. Merseyside Police have...

Rapper Nick Blixky has died at the age of 21 after being fatally shot. In a statement to Metro.co.uk the New York Police Department confirmed the artist – real name Nickalus Thompson – was found by...

Kraftwerk founder Florian Schneider had died at the age of  73. The German star founded the highly influential electronic group in 1970 with Ralf Hütter two years after meeting at the Academy of Arts...

We’re living in a world where toilet paper is akin to currency, social distancing is the norm and face touching is strongly discouraged. Nobody owns a crystal ball, which is a shame, because sometimes...

You’re Next actor Nicholas Tucci has tragically died at the age of 38 after hiding an illness from fans. The star, who also appeared in the likes of Channel Zero, had wanted to continue to pursue his...

A NEW mum aged just 21 is thought to be the UK’s youngest grandmother after marrying a 56-year-old grandad. Becca Keeley is now step-gran to husband Mark’s seven-month-old granddaughter Mollie. Becca...

Youngsters aged eight to 19 stare at smartphone or TV screens for 44 hours each week, new report reveals The youngsters, aged eight to 19, spent 44 hours using devices such as tablets  UK children spent...

SALE of the Century host Nicholas Parsons has died aged 96 after a short illness, it was announced today. The veteran entertainer was remembered for his "sharp wit" after his career of more than...

FORMER EastEnders and Downton Abbey actor Nicky Henson has died at the age of 74 – after a 19 year battle with cancer. The actor also appeared in Fawlty Towers and a host of theatre roles at the...

‘Middle aged’ Banksy wannabe is behind HELCH graffiti that upset the Queen: Vandal who daubed 60ft ‘tag’ near Windsor Castle is ‘professional making a return to criminal past’ Graffiti...