Travel quiz, September 27, 2019: How much does an Australian passport cost?

Mal Chenu For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Here are the instructions how to enable JavaScript in your web browser. How much will a standard Australian passport set you back? Photo: iStock Are you an expert traveller? Test your knowledge with our travel quiz. 

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Manchester United vs. Arsenal: Odds, Live Stream, TV Schedule and Preview

Getty Images/Getty Images Manchester United will aim to return to winning ways in the Premier League on Monday when they take on Arsenal at Old Trafford. The Red Devils were comfortably beaten by West Ham United in their last league outing and needed penalties to overcome League One side Rochdale in the Carabao Cup on […]

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Everything We Know So Far About The Masked Singer’s Lion

One of the standout performers from the second episode of The Masked Singer was the person currently known as ‘Lion’. Ever since Lion entertained audiences with their first song of thecompetition, ‘High Hopes’ by Panic! At the Disco, speculation has been rife as to who they really are. Here’s everything we currently know about Lion: […]

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Pot and pans? Italian TV chef on cannabis charge was ‘researching new flavours’

A well-known Sicilian chef arrested with drugs at his home justified their presence by saying he was looking for “new flavours” for contemporary cuisine, Italian media have reported. Officers say they found a pair of two-metre tall marijuana plants and 500 grams of Indian hemp at chef Carmelo Chiaramonte’s home in Trecastagni, a village at […]

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Update: Appeal for witnesses / dashcam vision: Fatal traffic crash, Yuruga

Police are appealing for witnesses and dashcam vision, in particular the movements of a White ford Mondeo bearing NSW registration prior to the crash. It is believed the car was travelling towards Townsville and was towing a empty box trailer. Members of the public who believe they may have information are asked to contact Policelink […]

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How to avoid gallery fatigue in Florence, Italy

Lorraine Kypiotis, a senior lecturer at Sydney’s National Art School, also leads tours around Florence. Photo: Supplied  A senior lecturer in art history at Sydney’s National Art School, Lorraine Kypiotis specialises in the Renaissance period. She also guides art tours through Florence: her next tour is In the Footsteps of Michelangelo, April 24-May 9, 2020, […]

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Patriots seal playoffs spot with thrilling last-ball win

St Kitts and Nevis Patrios 149 for 7 (Brooks 53, Gurney 2-23 beat Barbados Tridents 148 (Shakib 38, Cottrell 3-27, Brathwaite 3-30 by 1 run A match that was a slow burn for most of the first 30 overs came alive in the last quarter of play with a series of dramatic twists and turns […]

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‘Mao inspired me in 1949, but my dreams were soon shattered’

He Yanling was full of hope for a “new China” in 1949. On the eve of the ceremony marking establishment of the People’s Republic on 1 October that year, the then 27-year-old page editor at the People’s Daily worked through the night to ensure the paper would come out without a glitch. The next day […]

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LOCATED Missing girl, Griffin

Update: The girl reported missing from Griffin has been located safe and well. Police are seeking public assistance to locate a 14-year-old girl reported missing from Griffin. She was last seen at a home in White Ibis Drive at 9pm last night. Police and family hold concern for her welfare as she suffers from a […]

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Norwegian airline launches flights betweens world’s northernmost and southern most airports

Norwegian will become the world’s only airline to fly to both the world’s northernmost and southernmost international airports. Photo: iStock Travellers enthused by the world’s extremes could do worse than booking an itinerary that takes fliers from the Arctic to the Antarctic (almost) in four swift legs on a single airline.  The low-cost carrier Norwegian has […]

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College Football Rankings: B/R’s Top 25 After Week 5

0 of 4 Grant Halverson/Getty Images Well, that was close. The top-ranked Clemson Tigers survived an unexpectedly tight trip to North Carolina, earning a 21-20 victory thanks to a clutch defensive stop. Clemson swarmed UNC quarterback Sam Howell and stopped the Heels short of the goal line on an attempted two-point conversion late in the […]

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Rain-affected games in Bengaluru leg of Vijay Hazare Trophy rescheduled

Sep 27, 2019 Saurabh Somani Close Saurabh Somani is an assistant editor at ESPNcricinfo Elite Group A league matches washed out by rain in the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy 2019-20 have been rescheduled, with similar changes expected for rain-affected Group B games. ESPNcricinfo has confirmed that the Group A league phase, played in Bengaluru, will […]

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Errol Spence Jr v Shawn Porter: IBF/WBC welterweight unification championship – live!

11.06pm EDT23:06 Prelude Hello and welcome to Los Angeles for tonight’s welterweight unification title fight between Errol Spence Jr and Shawn Porter. Spence, who’s owned the IBF’s version of the 147lbs championship for the last two years, and Porter, who holds the WBC strap, are set to meet at Staples Center to unify two of […]

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Man charged following PSPA, Townsville

A man has been charged after he allegedly produced what appeared to be a firearm in Townsville this morning, forcing the lockdown of a local street. It will be alleged witnesses reported seeing the man driving a blue Commodore along the Strand waving a firearm out of the window just after 7am. Further reports from […]

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Best things to see, do and eat in London: Expert expat travel tips

Laura Baker says Bermondsey Street is her favourite street in London. Photo: Supplied After 16 years in London, Perth-born Laura Baker says she’s still not used to the long, cold winters, though the city’s summer vibe makes up for them. She is the director of communications at London’s landmark Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard. SEE The […]

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Justin Fields, No. 5 Ohio State Continue Dominance with 48-7 Romp over Nebraska

Steven Branscombe/Getty Images No. 5 Ohio State thoroughly dominated from start to finish in 48-7 road win over Nebraska at Memorial Stadium. The Buckeyes scored touchdowns on all but two of their first-half possessions. The lone exceptions consisted of OSU kicking a field goal after a 90-play drive and watching the clock run out to end […]

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Everything We Know So Far About The Masked Singer’s Wolf

Ever since The Masked Singer Australia premiered, speculation has been rife as to which famous faces are behind the masks. One of the performers who has certainly caused quite the stir is the mysterious figure currently known as ‘Wolf’. With Wolf having captivated audiences via their rendition of ‘Man! I Feel Like a Woman’ by […]

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Swiss to auction 25 supercars seized from son of Equatorial Guinea dictator

A collection of luxury cars seized from Equatorial Guinea’s vice president, Teodorin Obiang Nguema, will be auctioned off in Switzerland and are estimated to bring in 18.5m Swiss francs ($18.7m). “This is an exceptional sale,” Philip Kantor, of British auctioneers Bonhams, told AFP. “It’s a private collection of supercars, with very low mileage.” Among the […]

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Tractor theft, Redbank Plains

Police are seeking assistance to identify a person that stole a tractor from a property on Greenwood Village Road. Between 2:00am and 2:30am on Thursday, September 12, a tractor was driven from the property. Police conducting a patrol of the area located the tractor being driven along the road, however the driver ran off prior […]

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Tractor theft, Redbank Plains

Police are seeking assistance to identify a person that stole a tractor from a property on Greenwood Village Road. Between 2:00am and 2:30am on Thursday, September 12, a tractor was driven from the property. Police conducting a patrol of the area located the tractor being driven along the road, however the driver ran off prior […]

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Tractor theft, Redbank Plains

Police are seeking assistance to identify a person that stole a tractor from a property on Greenwood Village Road. Between 2:00am and 2:30am on Thursday, September 12, a tractor was driven from the property. Police conducting a patrol of the area located the tractor being driven along the road, however the driver ran off prior […]

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Airport review: Denpasar International, Bali, Indonesia

The curved contemporary glass canopyat Denpasar International Airport.  AIRPORT DPS THE FLIGHT GA 718 Denpasar to Melbourne, economy class THE ARRIVAL The traffic around Denpasar’s airport is notorious, but we manage to evade any peak-hour dramas coming south from the Bukit peninsula, for an easy drop-off out the front of departures. There’s no hanging around, […]

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