Bieber hashtag used for IS propaganda
Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting
Bieber hashtag used for IS propaganda
UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has been accused of a "grotesque misuse of taxpayers' money" following reports she chartered a private jet to Australia which would have cost 500,000 pounds ($A948,416).The Independent newspaper reported Truss had opted for the private flight for her trip last week due to security concerns, although commercial flights were available.
A Queensland detective accused of passing on information about a suspect in parallel homicide and counter-terrorism investigations has been committed to stand trial.Detective Bryan Anthony Swift is accused of providing the name and address of the suspect to the media, as well as information about a forthcoming counter-terrorism raid.
Would you stay here for the cheap rates? See how other viewers racted.
The "virtual fatigue" felt by so many of us will change the way Australia lives and works, a survey shows.Years of tapping to seek advice or treatment, order food, try to learn, or see colleagues and friends are taking their toll.
Britain is not ruling out sanctions targeted at Kremlin chief Vladimir Putin in person if Russia invades Ukraine, Foreign Secretary Liz Truss says.US President Joe Biden said on Tuesday he would consider personal sanctions on Putin if Russia invades Ukraine, as Western leaders stepped up military preparations and made plans to shield Europe from a potential energy supply shock.
The Prime Minister has addressed the now-viral images of him and the former Australian of the Year. Read what he had to say here.
A Melbourne-based group has been chosen to redevelop an old gasworks site in Adelaide, with the $459 million plan expected to generate up to 1000 ongoing jobs.South Australian Treasurer Rob Lucas says the MAB Corporation has been selected as the preferred bidder to acquire, remediate and develop the 5.
South Australia has reported another 1846 COVID-19 cases, along with five more deaths, as the state moves to reduce some local restrictions.From Saturday density limits in hospitality venues will rise from 25 per cent to 50 per cent for seated patrons.
ShutterstockEven before the pandemic, recent research shows most Australian teachers worked an average of 140 to 150% (one-and-a-half times) of their paid hours in a typical week. And they’re not necessarily getting to focus on aspects of the job they believe are important, such as actual teaching. In fact, the same research shows teachers spend, on average, 1.5 times as many hours on non-teaching tasks, such as administration and compliance reporting, as they do on face-to-face teaching. Adding
Western Australia will halve isolation periods for COVID-infected people and their close contacts but only when it reaches a yet-to-be defined higher caseload.The decision reached by Premier Mark McGowan and other state leaders on Friday means WA will indefinitely retain its current 14-day quarantine requirement, while there is still no clarity on exactly when the borders will reopen.
The subvariant has become dominant in one country and is spreading to the vaccinated with greater ease. Find out more.
A NSW man has lost his licence and been charged with drink-driving after being nabbed by police twice on Australia Day.Police charged the man with two high-range drink-driving offences after being stopped twice within hours in the state's north on Wednesday.
Sweden's government has given the go-ahead for the building of a storage facility to keep the country's spent nuclear fuel safe for the next 100,000 years.What to do with nuclear waste has been a major headache since the world's first nuclear plants came on line in the 1950s and 1960s.
Former television host Andrew O'Keefe has been refused bail after a woman he allegedly kicked and punched had to bite her way out of his chokehold, a magistrate has been told.The Former Seven Network presenter appeared via AVL in Sydney's Central Local Court on Friday with his lawyer saying her client acted in "self-defence".
A member of Ukraine's National Guard has opened fire on his fellow soldiers, killing five people and wounding five more, Ukraine's Interior Ministry says.The serviceman was detained by police but his motives remain unclear.
About a third of COVID-19 deaths in Australia this year have occurred in residential aged care, with more than half of all NSW facilities are battling outbreaks.Aged care facilities have reported the deaths of 415 people to federal authorities since December 31, including 207 in NSW and 84 in Queensland.
Climate change must be urgently tackled to save the tourism destination, environmentalists warn.
A KFC store was forced to close their doors this week as supply issues wreaked havoc on their daily supply. Find out what happened.
Australia will seek a "please explain" from the World Health Organisation following reports of racist behaviour in the region.Current and former WHO staffers have accused the top director of the organisation in the Western Pacific of racist, unethical and abusive behaviour, undermining its efforts to curb the coronavirus pandemic, the Associated Press has reported.
Kyrgyz and Tajik border guards have exchanged fire amid a stand-off over a blocked road in the latest clash between the former Soviet neighbours following a similar violent incident last year that killed dozens.The border between the two countries, both of which host Russian military bases, is poorly demarcated.