8 Things You Need to Know About Miss Universe 2019, Zozibini Tunzi

Zozibini Tunzi was crowned Miss Universe on Sunday night. Over 90 countries and territories were represented, but the seven female judges crowned Miss South Africa 2019, Tonzi, after hearing her responses to questions on social issues, strutting through the evening gown and swimsuit competitions. “I grew up in a world where a woman who looks […]

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Wounding, Labrador

Police have charged 30-year-old man after another man was stabbed at a Labrador unit this morning. Around 5am, police were called to Bright Avenue in relation to a street disturbance. Upon arrival, officers located a 41-year-old Red Hill man on the street, suffering a stab wound to his chest. The man was transported to the […]

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Confidential documents reveal U.S. officials failed to tell the truth about the war in Afghanistan : International de

WASHINGTON—A confidential trove of government documents obtained by The Washington Post reveals that senior U.S. officials failed to tell the truth about the war in Afghanistan throughout the 18-year campaign, making rosy pronouncements they knew to be false and hiding unmistakable evidence the war had become unwinnable. The documents were generated by a federal project […]

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Karl Stefanovic and Jasmine Yarbrough Are Reportedly Expecting Their First Baby Together

Karl Stefanovic and Jasmine Yarbrough are reportedly expecting their first baby together. While the pair are yet to confirm the news themselves, a close friend of couple’s spoke to the The Daily Telegraph saying that ‘Jas and Karl are over the moon’ to be starting a family together. Rumours that Jasmine may be pregnant began […]

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44 parliamentary interns graduate

Graduation day has been held at Parliament House for the 2019 Victorian Parliamentary Internship Program. This year’s program saw 44 parliamentary interns from five universities complete research reports in consultation with Members of Parliament. The participating universities this year were: University of Melbourne, Monash University, Australian Catholic University, La Trobe University and Swinburne University of […]

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Puppeteer behind Sesame Street legend Big Bird dies aged 85 : International de

Caroll Spinney, the puppeteer who brought boyish vulnerability to Big Bird during 50 years on the groundbreaking children ‘s television show “Sesame Street” has died aged 85. Spinney, who suffered from the movement disorder dystonia, had provided only Big Bird’s voice since 2015 while another puppeteer was in the costume. “We at Sesame Workshop mourn […]

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Anna Heinrich Becomes an Aunty as Sister Andrea Welcomes Son Into the World

Andrea Heinrich has given birth to a baby boy! Her first child with fiance Tynan Diaz, the couple (along with proud Aunty Anna Heinrich shared the news via Instagram on Monday. Andrea posted a pic breastfeeding her new son, with Tynan by her side and the caption “Welcome to the world baby Oliver Ramon Diaz. […]

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Airline review: Fiji Airways, Sydney to Nadi, business class on its new Airbus A350-900 XWB

Fiji Airways first A350-900 XWB. Photo: Supplied THE ROUTE Sydney to Nadi, on the new plane’s delivery flight, ahead of its inaugural commercial flight. THE AIRCRAFT A $US320 million Airbus A350-900 XWB (extra wide body), the first of two to join the Fiji Airways fleet before Christmas. The airline  will offer a daily A350-900 service from Sydney to […]

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New Delhi factory fire kills at least 43, authorities investigate cause : International de

Photo:Firefighting efforts were hampered due to the crowded and narrow streets near the fire. Kishore Singh said rescuers brought victims to his government-run hospital and two others in the city. Another 16 people were being treated for burns or smoke inhalation and were in stable condition, Dr Singh said. More than two dozen police officers […]

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The Most Memorable Aussie TV Moments of the Decade

It’s safe to say the 2010s were certainly one interesting decade in Australian TV. From clips that went viral worldwide to simply next level reality TV shenanigans, there were several moments throughout the years that can be described as simply unforgettable. In order to memorialise the decade that was, we’ve compiled a list of all […]

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West Ham vs. Arsenal: Odds, Live Stream, TV Schedule and Preview

Frank Augstein/Associated Press Arsenal may be in crisis, but the oddsmakers are backing the Gunners to end their longest winless run in over 40 years when they visit West Ham United on Monday. Caesars have named Arsenal +100 favourites, while the Hammers sport odds of +235. A draw comes in at +300. Viewers can tune […]

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Low floodlights made catching tricky – KL Rahul

Fielding at the Rajiv Gandhi International stadium can be tricky in the evening because of the floodlights, which are lower than at most other grounds. In the IPL, this venue, home of Sunrisers Hyderabad, has seen a catch conversion rate of only 70%. India’s fielders also found it difficult in the T20I series opener against […]

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Former Liberian official heads to trial on immigration fraud : International de

A Liberian man accused of lying on his US citizenship application about his ties to convicted war criminals, including former Liberian President Charles Taylor, was headed for trial in federal court, just months after another man from the west African country was sentenced to decades in prison in a similar case. Jucontee Thomas Woewiyu, also […]

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Meet the Actor Romancing Camila Cabello as Prince Robert in Cinderella

Cinderella has found her Prince Charming! Camila Cabello’s upcoming Cinderella remake has cast Nicholas Galitzine as Prince Robert, the updated version of the “Prince Charming” we know and love. The British actor and singer has snagged a role in a cast that includes Cabello, Idina Menzel, and Billy Porter, with James Corden as a producer […]

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We Went on a Russian Army Propaganda Tour of Syria

DAMASCUS, Syria — Just outside Damascus, foreign reporters on a press tour gathered around a handful of generals from not just the Syrian Arab Army but also the Russian military. The infamous Syrian-Russian special alliance on full display for the cameras was a bizarre scene to witness. But it’s nearly impossible for international journalists to […]

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John Kerry endorses Joe Biden for president : International de

Former Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday endorsed Joe Biden for the 2020 presidential run, a move that sends a strong signal that the top Democratic leadership is rallying behind the former vice president to defeat incumbent Donald Trump next November. Mr. Kerry, who will join the 77-year-old Mr. Biden at an election rally […]

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The Next Generation of Aussie Influencers You Need to Follow

These days it’s certainly hard to imagine a world without influencers. The rise of the Instagram influencer has simply dominated the last half of this decade, and the popularity of social media stars is showing no signs of slowing down as we prepare to enter the 2020s. In fact, if one thing is for certain […]

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Volunteering – Kathy’s committed to the cause

Katherine woman Kathy Skuse has received a national award recognising 15 years of volunteer work with Emergency Services. She has worked on many high profile disasters including the search for Malaysian Airlines MH370 and the Queensland floods in 2009. “Being first on the scene in emergency situations can be dangerous. But it’s in these times […]

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Donald Trump says French President Emmanuel Macron’s NATO comments were ‘very insulting’ : International de

Donald Trump has hit back at Emmanuel Macron over his comments about NATO’s “brain death”, saying the French President’s comments were “very insulting”. Mr Macron told The Economist magazine last month that Washington’s antipathy to the military alliance should prompt the European Union (EU) to step up as a world power. “What we are currently […]

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BTS Has a Surprising Social Media Strategy – Here’s Where to Follow the Group

So you fell in love with one of the hottest K-pop bands ever? We don’t blame you; we love BTS, too. They won the hearts of millions of fans all over the world with their sick dance moves and amazing music videos. Not only that, but their absolute commitment to their fan base is heartwarming. […]

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Caring for ID fraud victims

The Department of Human Services has just announced a three-year arrangement with IDCARE to help victims of scams and identity theft. Many people think they will never be scammed or have their identity stolen, but the reality is everyone is a potential victim. The Department of Human Services helps victims of scams and identity theft […]

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Tim and Rod Are the Winners of The Amazing Race!

After a nail biting finish, Tim Sattler and Rod Jones have been crowned the winners of The Amazing Race Australia 2019. In one of the closest legs of the entire race, the pair narrowly beat out runners up Jasmine and Jerome and third place finishers Viv and Joey for the $250,000 prize. The final leg […]

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