STV News – Australia Post says it’s short staffed as it copes with an unprecedented amount of mail and parcels during the coronavirus pandemic. The situation is now so bad, the national delivery service is asking staff to volunteer to make deliveries using their own cars.
STV News – Former University of Adelaide Vice-Chancellor Peter Rathjen groped two staff members during a university function last year.
An ICAC investigation also found he lied about previous allegations of sexual misconduct made against him at the University of Melbourne.
STV News – Australian comedian Isaac Butterfield finds himself in hot water after telling a joke about the Christchurch Massacre.
Muslims and anti-discrimination advocates are outraged at the gag, calling it racist and offensive.
However, many believe comedy should tackle controversial, taboo and tragic subjects.
Watch the video and let us know what you think of the joke.
STV Explainer – What is the current minimum wage?
From 1 July 2020, the national minimum wage increased by $13 a week.
However, because of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, the Fair Work Commission decided to introduce the pay rise to different industries over time.