ROAD TEST: Peugeot 308 wagon is a Touring de force

Peugeot’s well-designed, affordable, four-cylinder wagon has plenty of go and trumps many an SUV as a family hauler

Mercedes F1 boss keen for the next chainsaw massacre

Behold the Mercedes W09.

Team boss is no angel with a chainsaw...

Hyundai’s Nexo SUV does 600km on a tank of ... hydrogen

The Hyundai Nexo hydrogen car is heading to Australia by the end of this year. Picture: AFP PHOTO / Rob Lever.

Expect to pay $80K-plus for this hydrogen-powered SUV.

Spot the diff between these two meals

A popular Instagram food account shows how just a few small changes can add or reduce calories in your meals.

EATING healthily isn’t always as easy at it looks.

Courageous cops come to pups’ rescue

Coen police officer Senior Constable Carey Allen with the two rescued puppies from Archer River.

Three Coen police officers rescued two five-week-old puppies

Sex three times a month for free rent, car and uni

A still from a 'Sugar Baby University' advertisement from

'Say goodbye to college debt and hello to a higher class education'

China faces surprising new crisis

China has relaxed its one-child policy, but women aren’t having more children.

Chinese government wants its urban citizens to reproduce

‘I’m pissed’: Dad’s plea to Trump

Andrew Pollack, father of slain Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student Meadow Jade Pollack, makes an impassioned plea

DONALD Trump looks set to tighten gun laws

Food fit for a prince

THERE are various versions of the story behind this cake but they all start thus: a girl bakes a cake to win the heart of a Persian prince.

‘Live maggots’ found in ALDI food

The woman from NSW posted a video on Facebook, showing the product's packaging and the maggots that she allegedly found wriggling on the top of the dessert. Picture: Facebook

Woman claims she found maggots crawling on her ALDI chocolate pudding

Woman’s insanely healthy fridge

Food blogger Jenny Wong's super healthy fridge.

This is the most smug fridge in Aussie history

Incredible transformation to male model

Gwilym Pugh, from insurance salesman to international model. Picture: Instagram

MEET the red-headed insurance salesman who shed 42kg

Banana Girl’s crazy new jungle life

Freelee the Banana Girl is living ‘off the grid’ in a jungle in South America. 'Banana Girl' shows off new jungle lifestyle

'Banana Girl' spends most of her days naked and no longer shaves her body hair

Everyday veg key to weight loss

Enjoying a glass of beetroot juice every day could help people lose weight.

Is beetroot juice a powerhouse veg, or just a fad?

Don't just dream about it

Given most of us spend one-third of our lives in bed, it makes sense to create a stylish and welcoming retreat

Laying it out straight

Persian rugs are incredibly elegant and their patterns tend to be elaborate as they're often crafted by hand.

Magic carpet guide will mean you're not floored by rugs

Slice of paradise defies valuation

PARADISE FOUND: More a private resort than a home, this stunning Mudjimba property is truly one of a kind.

Rare slice of paradise that's impossible to value

Woman’s insanely organised fridge

Iryna and her husband built their Adelaide home together and have made it an organiser’s dream.

A woman has reorganised her fridge and has shared the photos

Turn over a new leaf

When we think about colour in the garden, we usually think about flowers.

Let your love grow this Valentine's Day

PLANT THE SEEDS: A foodie or gardening enthusiast will love an edible gift that keeps giving.

Flowers last days, a plant will last years

Could this be the perfect tree for your garden?

Fall in love with evergreen tree that produces flowers en masse

Bring the outdoors in by using suitable Aussie natives

Kentia palms make an ideal indoor plant as they are slow-growing and are tolerant of low light and low humidity.

Many Australian natives can have a happy life in your home

Time to take fight to summer-loving mites

Fresh cherry tomatoes on the vine

Time to keep watch for spotted mites with a penchant for tomatoes

Create a jungle vibe with this striking indoor plant

Monsteras feature striking foliage.

Add a tropical feel to your home with this easy-care plant.

Green up living spaces with low-maintenance succulents

Don't have green thumbs? These succulents might be for you.

TRIP FROM HELL: Qantas debacle that left me ‘traumatised’

IT WAS meant to be a dream trip. Instead, this family was met with a vomit-covered seat, diversions and a damaged plane. And that’s just the start.

Rocky mayor to bid for $20million pilot training facility

FLYING HIGH: Qantas has revealed plans to open up a training academy to teach 500 pilots a year.

Strelow pushes for incentives to bring the academy to CQ

‘Outrageous’: World’s best beach shambles

Manly beach, stunning yeah? Picture: Jo3ung

This is outrageous. And embarrassing. Outrageously embarrassing

Passenger’s farts force plane to land

A Transavia flight made an emergency landing after a fight broke out over a passenger’s flatulence.

Fight over flatulence prompts emergency landing

Couple’s big $2 million gamble

The family has loved "stripping back their life" and only travelling with the bare necessities. Picture: Instagram

Tracey and Rob were sick of Sydney life, so they sold their home

Aussie couple road tests hotels by having sex in them

Justin and Jess have revealed their steamy hotel experiences.

They won a comp to share stories of getting lucky in hotel rooms

Horrible truth about long-term travel

Oh sure, travel looks and sounds super glamorous. But it can get messy fast.

Travel isn’t as glamorous as people make it out to be

I, Tonya star’s awkward run-in with Kate Middleton

ALLISON Janney has told James Corden about the awkward moment she ran into Prince William and Kate Middleton at the recent BAFTAs in London

Surprise Bachelor of the Year named

Kim is proud to represent his community. Picture: Christian Gilles

'It’s such a diverse bunch of guys I didn’t know I had a chance to win'

Altered Carbon star on nudity, tech and motherhood

Australian Dichen Lachman in a scene from the TV series Altered Carbon.

AUSSIE Dichen Lachman stars in Netflix's new sci-fi series.

‘Killer’ parents’ eerie Dr Phil plea

Casey and Sandy Parsons have been charged with murdering their adopted daughter, Erica. Picture: Supplied

“I knew she was safe and she was being looked after”

‘You’re hideous’: I’m A Celeb’s ugliest fight

Well this was always going to happen.

An emotional Fiona O’Loughlin walks out of camp in tonight’s episode

‘I crossed the line’: MAFS star to Davina

Married At First Sight alum Zoe Hendrix has publicly apologised to Davina Rankin.

Ex-MAFS star Zoe Hendrix apologises to Davina Rankin.

Play it cool this autumn

Autumn is around the corner and these smart-casual trends will see you through the season's style shift

Frock star

Have some fun this summer with feminine fashion

Commonwealth Games uniform: 'Fresh, fun and very Australian'

Matt Hauser (triathlon) and Britany Elmslie (swimming) show off the Australian Commonwealth Games team uniform as it was launched at The Star on the Gold Coast.

Team will have more than 700 athletes and officials

OPINION: Perfection is impossible to achieve

Natalie Hicks dropped half her body weight in 18 months.

"Don't strive for perfection, strive for progress"

Stylish art you can wear comfortably

Fashion label turns works of art into fashionable pieces to wear.

Science reveals sexiest body type

Miss USA 2011 Alyssa Campanella

“Fitspo” creates new shift in beauty ideals

Expert argues you could force Aldi to order-in special buy

ALDI customers have become increasingly frustrated as they miss out on Special Buys. But could the retailer be breaking the law?

This $15 trick will save you thousands

Take the stress out of family dinners with a meal planning board. The best meal delivery services

These mums have said goodbye to monotony of tacos on Tuesday and Spag bol...

Kmart destroying ‘confused’ icon

Shoppers are passing H&M by.

Sales at H&M down after aggressive store openings

$49 Kmart item rated ‘better than luxury brands’

A Kmart item has rated well in a recent Choice survey.

$49 Kmart suitcase that’s rated higher than luxury brands

Popular children's pram recalled over safety risk

Nationwide retailer forced to recall popular pram over safety flaw

Apple’s launch to spark AI battle

Apple will launch its smart speaker, HomePod, in Australia this week after more than six years in development. Picture: AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez

Buyers yet to be convinced over privacy issues, say experts

Coast hospital's misdiagnosis under investigation

Why Sunshine Coast University Hospital has launched a review into the potentially fatal misdiagnosis of patient who was sent home in pain.

'It's tearing my family apart': CQ mum's surgery heartbreak

BROKEN: Bianca Baxter with son Robert and husband Aiden play a waiting game at Yeppoon Hospital.

She's had 99 broken bones and every day is pain with no end in sight

Claims nursing homes are deliberately ‘drugging’ patients

Nursing homes accused of drugging elderly residents

Operation that got me addicted

Nicki Hari was addicted to prescription painkillers and sleeping pills which she would buy online.

'I really loved having the feeling of the anaesthetic and just drifting off'

'I would rob and sell drugs to support my habit'

STEPPING UP: Bayside Transformations Steps to Recovery Walk - David Sutherland, Ashley Bottrell and Dean Cage.

Transformations walk to recovery is on this weekend.

Whooping cough case breakthrough

CONTAGIOUS: Whooping cough can spread quickly.

Positive results in war on whooping cough

How I lost 60kg without exercising

Before and after ... Ali Richards halved her weight. Picture: Caters

A MORBIDLY obese mum who was told she would die before her daughter grew up

Sally Faulkner says embassy denied access

AUSTRALIAN embassy staff in Beirut have been denied physical access to two Brisbane children by their Lebanese father, the mother claims

Supermum wins gold at 18th attempt

USA's Jessica Diggins and Kikkan Randall celebrate winning gold in the women's cross country team sprint free final.

Kikkan Randall’s fifth Winter Olympics and her first gold medal

Slain bikie widow extracted husband's sperm

Love story: Carolina Gonzalez with the love of her life, slain former bikie boss Mahmoud ‘Mick’ Hawi. Picture: Facebook

'A true love story you two, he will live through your beautiful boys for always'

Coast mum's cry for help after horrific start to parenthood

Issy Taylor, 3 with Mum Lauren.

Lauren Taylor needs the Coast community's help

Serena Williams almost died giving birth

Serena Williams, left, watches the action with with husband Alexis Ohanian, top right, and their baby, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr., during a match in the first round of Fed Cup tennis competition

“Spend the first six weeks of motherhood in bed”

Fitness blogger Ashy Bines targets kids with new program

Ashy Bines. Image: Instagram.

The controversial blogger will launch a kids TV program

Dad finds daughter’s heartbreaking texts

The British journalist shared pictures of the texts on Twitter this week.

A FATHER has shared the heartbreaking texts he discovered on his old phone

Scorned fiancee traps star’s mistress

THE fiancee of football star Saido Berahino caught his lover at his home on Valentine’s Day, yelling: “Open the door you f***ing slag.”

These are the sex capitals of Australia

Sex is in demand.

Data reveals surprise Australian suburbs where people want sex the most

‘I have slept with 100 people’

The documentary is one person’s quest to track down their 100 past sexual encounters

Documentary counts down one person’s full list of sexual encounters

Never a good idea to reopen the ex files

DON'T GO THERE: Sudden contact from an ex is a recipe for trouble.

Dear guy I dated 20 years ago: no, I don't want to 'catch up'

Disturbing advice in 300yo sex manual

The sex manual from 1720 that was banned until the 1960s — is unearthed by Hansons Auction House. Picture: Hanson's Auction House

A rare sex book dating back to 1720 has come to light full of disturbing...

Frances Abbott’s surprise wedding

Frances Abbott and Sam Loch have wed on Valentine’s Day. Picture: Sam Loch/Instagram.

Frances Abbott has married her fiance of three months on Valentines day

When Tinder date leads to a baby

Lucy found out she was pregnant to a man she met on Tinder.

'Condoms were used sporadically'