Brisbane's newly-crowned champion jockey Tim Bell and Sydney's rising young star Jason Collett are expected to headline the riding ranks during the Coffs Harbour carnival this week.
The lawyer for a group of Tamil asylum seekers at the centre of a High Court challenge says he had no idea his clients were being transferred to Nauru in a secret overnight operation.
The Thai surrogate mother of a critically ill twin baby abandoned by his Australian biological parents says she is determined to bring him up in her impoverished village with her two children aged six and three.
Lenin took it in the guts for the Donetsk People’s Republic, the prime minister is missing in action and his nominal deputy Vladimir Antyufeev, who is running the shop, tools around town in the care of four bodyguards who ooze the ‘don’t mess with me’ ethos of the revolution.
At last, after weeks of frustration for investigators and emotional pain for families and friends of the 298 passengers and crew lost in the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, the wheat and sunflower fields of eastern Ukraine on Friday took on the appearance of an orderly, professional search for human remains and personal belongings.
Coles is set to defend allegations it pressured 200 suppliers into joining a contractual program in order for the supermarket to stock their products.
There was a beer famine in Wonthaggi in Victoria. Newcastle coal trade was ‘'exceptionally brisk'’ but tomato crops in Bathurst were mostly a failure. There had just been a record wheat harvest and a magnificent wool clip. Such was the state of the nation at the start of 1914.
No behaviour was too outrageous for former NSW labor MP Eddie Obeid, the most corrupt politician Australia has ever seen.