Appeal for information, Rockhampton

Police are appealing for information to locate a 30-year-old Central Queensland man following an incident in Frenchville last week. Detectives want to speak with Jermaine Auda in relation to an alleged verbal confrontation at Bloxsom Street around 4am on Friday, December 13. Police allege he made threats towards a man and pointed a firearm at […]

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Violent protests spread to New Delhi over India’s new citizenship law : International de

Photo:Thousands of demonstrators throw rocks during a protest in New Delhi against a new citizenship law. Clashes have erupted in New Delhi between thousands of protesters and police, the latest violence in a week of opposition to a new law that makes it easier for non-Muslims from neighbouring countries to gain citizenship. Prime Minister Narendra […]

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What We Know About Gabriella Brooks, the Girl Liam Hemsworth Introduced to His Mum

If you only follow one new person on Instagram this week, make it Gabriella Brooks. Why? Aside from the fact she has an insanely cool wardrobe, she’s also rumoured to be Liam Hemsworth’s new girlfriend. Pictures recently published by The Daily Mail Australia show Liam introducing the Australian model to his mum and family friends […]

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PBO snapshot of the 2019-20 budget update

The Victorian Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO has released its independent budget snapshot for the latest 2019-20 budget update. The PBO was established to provide policy costings and advice to all members of the Parliament of Victoria. One of the PBO’s legislative objectives is to inform policy development and public debate in parliament and the Victorian […]

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Lilypad, Palm Beach, Sydney: A luxurious floating villa

Lilypad house boat at Palm Beach. Photo: Supplied When our home for the night heaves into view there’s a moment of disbelief, as if despite knowing where we’re staying the reality still hasn’t sunk in. After all, it’s a simple A-frame house, solar panels on the roof, walls of gun-metal grey, the front facade all glass […]

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Trump impeachment vote underscores a harshly partisan era : International de

WASHINGTON —This coming week’s virtually certain House impeachment of President Donald Trump will underscore how Democrats and Republicans have morphed into fiercely divided camps since lawmakers impeached President Bill Clinton. Twenty-one years ago this Thursday, a Republican-led House approved two impeachment articles against Democrat Clinton. While that battle was bitterly partisan, it was blurrier than […]

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Joe Burns builds steadily as Australia push lead above 300

Lunch Australia 0 for 1 (Warner 1* and 416 (Labuschagne 143, Head 56, Wagner 4-92, Southee 4-93 lead New Zealand 166 (Taylor 80, Starc 5-52 by 251 runs Mitchell Starc just kept doing what he always does in Australia, whether the ball is red or pink or white. He runs in and goes whang. In […]

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Boris Johnson claims Brexit mandate with massive Conservative majority : International de

LONDON-Boris Johnson’s gamble on early elections paid off as voters gave the UK prime minister a commanding majority to take the country out of the European Union by the end of January, a decisive result after more than three years of stalemate over Brexit. Johnson’s promise to “get Brexit done’’ and widespread unease with opposition […]

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Will the New Xbox Fit in Your Media Center? An Investigation

Microsoft formally introduced the world to its new console last night at the Video Game Awards. It’s called the Xbox Series X and Microsoft is promising that it’ll be very fancy. Solid-state hard drive? It’s got one. Variable refresh rates and 4K visuals running above 60 frames per second? That’s what Microsoft says. Dynamic Latency […]

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Nigerian police fire in air to disperse Shiite protests : International de

Nigerian police on Thursday fired live rounds into the air to disperse protesters from a banned Shiite group in the capital Abuja. Heavily armed officers clashed with more than 100 rock-throwing demonstrators from the pro-Iran Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN. “We are protesting to commemorate the killing of our members in Zaria four years ago,” […]

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Broadmeadows Multicultural Service Officer a friendly face for new arrivals

When new refugees and migrants arrive in Broadmeadows, Nurjan Eser is there to welcome them to their new community. Her job is to help families establish their lives in Australia at what can be a very overwhelming time. “When people first arrive, they face many vulnerabilities – risk of homelessness, family domestic violence, mental health […]

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Botswana to hold elections on October 23 : International de

Botswana’s President Mokgweetsi Masisi has ordered general elections on October 23, as tensions rise with his estranged predecessor, Ian Khama, the man who put him in the top job. Khama, whose father led the southern African country to independence, has accused Masisi of becoming an autocrat and threatening the country’s reputation as a beacon of […]

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We’re Hiring! POPSUGAR Australia Is Looking For an Entertainment Editor

POPSUGAR Australia is one of the biggest and most influential women’s lifestyle publications in the country. By combining data, technology and storytelling, we deliver inspiring and informative multi-platform content across entertainment, fashion, beauty, wellness, parenting, sex and more. We help women everywhere to look good, feel good, do good – to live more fulfilling lives […]

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Volunteer firefighters in Australia warned not to crowdfund for equipment

Rural Fire Service members have been warned about crowdfunding for protective masks “without the appropriate authority” amid growing concern about resourcing levels of the state’s firefighting volunteers. As fire crews battle more than 100 blazes across New South Wales, volunteers have been warned by the organisation’s leadership against using social media to crowdfund for equipment. […]

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Greta Thunberg is TIME’s 2019 Person of the Year : International de

Sixteen-year-old Thunberg is the youngest individual ever to be named TIME’s Person of the Year. Greta Thunberg, the Swedish schoolgirl who began a global movement by demanding action on climate change, has been named Time Magazine’s 2019 Person of the Year. The teenager, who recently made headlines by angrily thundering “How Dare You” at the […]

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Keira Maguire Is Reportedly Dating Angie Kent’s Ex

Keira Maguire and Alex McKay are reportedly a couple after their stint in Bachelor in Paradise. The upcoming season of the dating show is due on our screens imminently. For now, fans have been eager to speculate about the duo after their outing in Byron Bay over the weekend. Both Alex and Keira have shared […]

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The empty doorway: the people behind Britain’s homeless statistics – podcast

Homeless people are dying on Britain’s streets in record numbers. It is a crisis that shows itself in towns and cities across the country and its causes and solutions are complex and varied. The Guardian’s Simon Hattenstone and Daniel Lavelle have been investigating homelessness for months and pieced together the lives of nine people who […]

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Brazil president calls Greta Thunberg a ‘brat’ : International de

RIO DE JANEIRO —Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday called young Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg a “brat” after she expressed concern about the slayings of indigenous Brazilians in the Amazon. Bolsonaro questioned the coverage news media have given Thunberg, 16, who on Sunday tweeted a link to a story about the murder of two […]

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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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