Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ 'evolutions' unveiled

Samsung's “Unpacked” launch in New York promised and delievered a smartphone with near bezel-less design like we have never seen before.

Donate dog food for Debbie victims

Moreton Lost Animal Register are collecting donations of pet food to help those affected.

Animal lovers donating pet food for North Qld pet owners

Asthma sufferers not only ones at risk of attacks in storms

OUT OF THE BLUE: A study found people who didn't know they were at risk of asthma experienced symptoms during storms in Melbourne.

Never had asthma yet suffer hayfever? You could be at risk.

French cuisine plus culture

Cookbook shares a family's foodie adventures in France

Lismore woman finds python in her bed

This python was very comfortably asleep in the bed of a Lismore resident before finding a new sleeping place in a tree.

Goldilocks had nothing on this snake found sleeping in a Lismore bed

Detour around tragic Gunalda crash leads to kitten rescue

SAVED: Sonja Prytz has fostered three kittens she found on the road while detoured around a tragic crash south of Maryborough.

The driver said she would not have usually gone that way home.

EXPLAINED: Future of famed Shell Aratula fried chicken

TRAVELLERS passing through Aratula would have noticed renovations at the Shell service station along the Cunningham Highway.

REVEALED: The Sunshine Coast industry most likely to fail

AT RISK: 5.6% of Coast businesses in one industry are facing a high risk of financial failure this year.

Entrepreneur not surprised he's in the riskiest industry going

RECIPE: Have more fun with blondies

Brown sugar gives these blondies a delicious caramel flavour.

Baking frenzy results in yummy sncak

Healthy after-school food ideas

Feed them fruit and give them zest for life.

Help ease the snack attack with healthy treats

RECIPE: Best of the brunch

Crumbed sardines with poached egg, olive salsa and rocket.

Spanish-style sardines great for morning meal

WINE REVIEW: Spain's variety right at home in Australia

Make room for tempranillo in your cellar

From ski champ to star chef

Chef Ana Ros.

Ski champ crowned World's Best Female Chef

Could this be the end of Kmart as we know it?

WESFARMERS has been urged to sell off Kmart while the store is at "peak valuation” to avoid the store suffering at the expense of a Target revamp.

Make big changes to home at a small price

Wallpaper, like this pattern available from wallpapershop.com.au, is back in vogue.

Check out what is back in vogue

Make the hidden language of flowers work for you

The people of the Victorian era communicated secret messages to friends and lovers in flowers.

Check out the best blooms to give to someone else

How to keep it clean in this dirty world

Keeping your home clean is always in style.

Try these tips for a spotless home

Gardening: Plant now for a colourful spring garden

WHEN Tulipmania was at its peak in Holland in 1637, a single tulip bulb could cost as much as 20 times the annual salary of a skilled tradesman.

Johno's living the good life down on The Farm

The Farm general manager Johno Hunter is passionate about good food and truly believes they are re-writing the book on what can be done with food.

Keeping life sustainable down on the farm

Easy to grow winter treats a must for the cold gardening season

Get your garden in a purple patch with Violet Sicilian cauliflower.

The winter treats you need to get in your garden

Get to know your gingers and how to grow them

There are more than 1300 species of ginger worldwide, including this curcuma alismatifolia blossom in Thailand.

There are actually more than 1000 types of ginger

Green, green grass of home

LONGING FOR A LUSH LAWN? Then autumn is the ideal time to identify and correct pH imbalances in soil, so you've lovely green lawns come spring/summer.

Now's the perfect time to fix any issues with your lawn

Jade vine gives garden tropical touch

The jade  vine is native to the Philippines but grows well in Australia.

It's worth hunting around for the jade vine and cardinal creeper

The best way to garden in the heat

The Calathea makoyana thrives in shady spots and does not need much water.

Want to garden in the heatwave? Here's how.

Sunshine Coast tourism records smashed

THE Sunshine Coast recorded its highest domestic visitor numbers last year, attracting 3.394 million arrivals, 15.2% more than in 2015.

What you need to know if you've booked Whitsunday holidays

The beautiful Whitsundays.

Whitsunday region popular choice for Sunshine Coast residents

Cyclone Debbie forces cruise ship to anchor off Coast

HUGE: The Azamara Journey.

TC Debbie: Massive cruise ship forced to anchor in Mooloolaba

Airline slammed for kicking off girl who wore leggings

Legging it, from a range of printed leggings at Supre, priced from $10 at Supre Lismore, Byron Bay and supre.com.

“I have flown united before with literally no pants on."

TRAVEL: Tokyo is a chaotic city of firsts

Cherry trees blossom in Tokyo's Shinjuku Gyoen National Park; top right, a hedgehog at Harry Hedgehog Café in Roppongi.

Three days in Tokyo was not enough.

Brisbane has an avenue to rival the world's most glamorous

Enjoy the nightlife in James St at New Farm during James Street Up Late on March 30.

Move over Champs-Elysees and Orchard Rd, James St has evolved

Gogglebox shock: ‘This is so bloody juicy’

THE Gogglebox households can’t quite believe their eyes as they watch one of the most scandalous TV...

New Oscars fiasco safety net

IN A monumental stuff-up, La La Land was incorrectly named Best Picture. During the acceptance speech, the real winner was revealed.

Academy ‘won’t sack PwC’ but new safeguards in place.

Frozen’s original ending was much darker

Disney’s hit movie Frozen nearly turned out very, very differently.

IF THE original script had gone ahead, Frozen would have been grim.

Bea's parting gift: The Freak's in the frame

Pamela Rabe stars as Joan Ferguson in a scene from season five of the TV series Wentworth.

Gripping prison drama Wentworth returns for a volatile fifth season.

What's on the big screen this week

A scene from the movie The Lego Batman Movie.

LEGO Batman and Scarlett Johansson take on Beauty and the Beast.

MOVIE REVIEW: Crazy Boss Baby story is a little far-fetched

A scene from the movie The Boss Baby.

After nailing Trump, Alec Baldwin’s career takes a strange detour.

MKR’s Amy blasts Josh’s ‘sl*t’ slur

Amy Murr, pictured with brother Tyson, said rival contestant Josh Meeuwissen crossed the line when he called her a ‘sl*t’.

AMY responds after being called a ‘sl*t’ by MKR’s villain Josh.

STYLE: Reinvent outfits with jewellery

TAKE a hint from the runway and update your old favourites with some new jewellery.

STYLE: Get more mileage out of your winter wardrobe

Queensland designer Isabelle Quinna's latest collection is a lesson in layering.

THERE'S still a place for that mini dress in your winter wardrobe.

Can CQ mum of twins win modelling comp?

CAST YOUR VOTES: Elizabeth Warner models a dress from White Lily Couture

Cast your vote and get behind our Elizabeth

Eight tips for waging war on pimply skin

BANISH BLEMISHES: Make a few changes to your diet and see the benefits in the mirror.

Eat your way to clear skin by making a few changes to your diet.

Myer's new policy lets you take fashion now, pay later

Myer will offer customers Afterpay at the online checkout in May.

Aussie department store offers customers revolutionary buying method

BEARDS OUT: Man Date Festival has a new home in 2017

Dan Graf, founder of the Man Date Festival.

It's a celebration of all things both masculine and fashionable

Black's out as winter wardrobes come to life

Model Lori McKenzie from Vivien Models. Camilla and Marc Lou Lou drape dress, $599; Gregory Ladner bone clutch, $79.95; and Senso Tyra heels in Wine Velvet, $199.

Rich palette reinvents florals for the cooler months

Vudu can make old DVDs HD copies on your phone

IF you have a large DVD collection because you lacked the foresight to expect the emergence of streaming services like Netflix, you are not alone.

Samsung's top of the range TV will cost $40k

Samsung says it has the brightest TV on the market.

That's about $2 for every nit of brightness

How to perfect your buying strategy

Find someone you trust enough to tell you the truth, and to whom you will listen.

Here's a sound way to ensure you never make another bad purchase

Push to scrap full refund for buyers of lemon cars

Bad and Cassandra Aldcroft with their kids Owen, 3, and Emma, 5, with their troublesome Hyundai. Picture: Annette Dew

Auto lobby group says some claims for faulty cars 'made up'

Smart, smooth and even cleans itself

The Braun Series 9 is promoted as the 'best shaver in the world'. It has a price tag to match.

The Braun Series 9 went through 1000 production stages

Oppo unveils phone offering five times lossless zoom

Technology inspired by the idea of a periscope on submarine

LG G6 will come with $200 in Google Play credits

LG takes cheeky swipe at Samsung at Mobile World Congress

Doctor error sees start of Tuberculosis outbreak in Aust

A DEADLY outbreak of drug-resistant tuberculosis has occurred in Australia because a Sydney doctor wrongly diagnosed a 23-year-old university student.

New clues as to what really happens when we die

What really happens just before we die?

Cancer survivor pleas Government to let him grow marijuana

Reggie Rickett, 76, is hoping the State Government will approve for him to grow marijuana at his Maryborough home.

The 76-year-old spends most of his days bed-bound, aching in pain.

How this Toowoomba woman helped save 1200 lives

BIG DONATION: Sue Maurer is the first woman in Toowoomba to reach 400 blood donations, saving 1200 lives.

One in three people will need blood or blood products in their live

The 9-year-old who has faced 119 operations

 Lauren Channon has had 119 surgeries by the age of 9.

By any standards nine-year-old Lauren Channon is a walking miracle

How I beat cancer: Brave mum tells her story

HAPPY AT HOME: Alex McKay with her family Rhys and Indiana, 11 months.

Nearly a year after, the aggressive tumour has "shrunk to nothing"

The fight for the right to die how you wish

Dying with Dignity Queensland president Sharon Tregoning of Noosa is passionate about the need for law reform.

Cancer Council to research how people want to die

Husband gives birth after wife is unable to conceive

AFTER years of unsuccessful attempts to get pregnant, an Ohio couple has welcomed a healthy baby - but their journey to conceive is unlike most others.

Student 'caught' baby Coast boy when he was born

Husband Rob Jericho with hiw son Cooper and wife Bech Jericho.

Student midwives are under-rated, Buderim mum and dad say

Invest time in your happiness to help achieve balance

FUN IN YOUR DOWNTIME: If gardening makes you happy, it's time to get back out and smell the roses.

It's time to focus on what makes you happy

Would you like 90 weeks of paid parental leave?

“It’s changed the culture,” say the Latte Papas of Sweden’s generous parental leave provisions.

Why not move to Sweden: the world’s best place to be a dad

'I’ve had a shocker of a day, here’s the photo to prove it'

After she went to her room to have a good cry, this single mum shared a very raw image to let you know you’re not alone.

"It is OK to not be OK, being a mummy is tough work.”

Teen sues mother for taking away his mobile phone

Generic smartphones

There's just no disciplining kids anymore.

Seven kids and she'd 'go again'

CLAN: Delveen and Scott Poland with their children, Rylee, 14, Logan, 13, Phoenix, 11, Karisma, 9, Briahne, 7, Corbin, 5 and Dominique,4.

"There's no words for that kind of love”: mum who lost four babies

The single most unattractive thing men can do after sex

A STUDY has shed light on the worst thing men can do in bed — and it seems women are united in hating this unattractive habit.

Wives say don't blame us for lack of intimacy

Sex worker Mrs Robinson, as she is seen on the app Rendevu

Aussie wives had a blunt message for a sex worker

Sex workers have blunt message for Aussie women

Sex worker Mrs Robinson, as she is seen on the app Rendevu

"I can’t tell you the number of times a client and I haven’t had sex"

Murder accused and victim were in 'messy break up'

Shandee Blackburn.

Letter, party talk about exes key to first day