Coles' food and liquor comparable sales rose 0.9 per cent in the 12 weeks to March 31, up from 0.3 per cent in the corresponding period a year ago.
Workers will work off the job at the Brisbane XXXX brewery, with plans to also rally outside a Broncos game next week.
The federal government will invest $1.5 million into tackling a mysterious flesh-eating bug which is spreading in Australia.
Treasurer Scott Morrison says the government remains on track to deliver personal income tax relief in the upcoming May budget.
The Turnbull government has scrapped a Medicare levy increase to help pay for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, saying it no longer needs the money.
Joseph DeAngelo was arrested after authorities were able to secretly obtain a discarded DNA sample from the former police officer.
Danish inventor Peter Madsen has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for the murder of the Swedish journalist Kim Wall on his submarine.
Australians won't fork out extra money for the Medicare levy after the Turnbull government's decision to scrap an $8 billion increase to pay for the NDIS.
Iran has dismissed US President Donald Trump's warning for Tehran to not restart its nuclear program.
From the battlefields of France to cities and towns back home, thousands have turned out to honour the service and sacrifice of Australia's defence forces.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have led the Anzac Day dawn service in London along with hundreds of Australians and New Zealanders.
The role and contribution of past and present servicewomen was centre stage at commemorations in Hobart.
One of the last surviving Rats of Tobruk has urged Australians to remember the deeds of fallen diggers, and to go forward in the future with honour and courage.
The role and contribution of women to Australia's defence forces has been a central theme of Anzac Day commemorations in Queensland.
The courage and sacrifice of the Anzacs has been remembered at Gallipoli, 103 years after thousands of troops went ashore to battle, with many to never go home.
Thousands of veterans and descendants have marched to Melbourne's Shrine of Remembrance in the city's traditional Anzac Day march.
At a rainy dawn service in Villers-Bretonneux, French, Australian and British dignitaries have paid tribute to the diggers who helped change the course of WWI.