Category: Oceania

Mind-blowing 400m has Aussie gladiator in medal hunt

They’re regarded as the gladiators of the Olympic Games and in Tokyo an Australian decathlete is vying to be crowned the world’s greatest all-round athlete.

Mind-blowing 400m has Aussie gladiator in medal hunt

They’re regarded as the gladiators of the Olympic Games and in Tokyo an Australian decathlete is vying to be crowned the world’s greatest all-round athlete.

10 uncertain veterans as list sizes locked in

The AFL has finally delivered clarity on list sizes for next year, leaving club list managers scrambling to set their agendas for the coming trade period.

10 uncertain veterans as list sizes locked in

The AFL has finally delivered clarity on list sizes for next year, leaving club list managers scrambling to set their agendas for the coming trade period.

Families hit with bills in thousands

Tyne Koops is currently on maternity leave but felt “sick” when she received two bills from Centrelink demanding she pay $10,000 in a matter of weeks due to overpayment of childcare subsidy.

‘Show us the report before we renew Hawks, Roos contracts’

PREMIER Peter Gutwein will not “speculate or hypothesise” what Colin Carter’s report into a Tasmanian AFL team contains but is unwavering in his belief the state will be handed a licence.

Alleged sex offender reveals why she went on the run

A woman who is alleged to have kidnapped a 14-year-old girl and sexually assaulted her went on the run after being charged because she “had a panic attack” after her name was published, a court has heard.

Bizarre pic gifts Aussies shot at gold

A desperate Germany tried everything to keep its Olympic campaign alive but the Kookaburras weren’t about to break Australian hearts for the second day in a row.

Today’s headlines, weather and court lists

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Chinese gran facing deportation over baby formula racket

The mastermind of a million-dollar baby formula export racket is fighting a deportation order after her visa to stay in Australia was cancelled.Chinese grandmother Lie Ke, 51, has been in Sydney for 17 years on a permanent resident visa but her “likely…

Young gun’s Broncos career in limbo after fourth snubbing

Xavier Coates’ Broncos career is all-but over with the Queensland Origin star snubbed again for Thursday night’s clash against Newcastle.

Family ‘gutted’ by manslaughter acquittal

The “gutted” family of a man who died in an altercation outside a northern suburbs pub have spoken of their devastation after the man who threw the fatal punch was found not guilty because there was a “reasonable possibility” he was acting in self-defence at the time.