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A jealous western Sydney man had two reasons for plunging a knife into his partner's friend in her mother's home, a murder trial was told.Jay Lupton was fed up with "junkies and drama" circulating about the Lethbridge Park house, crown prosecutor Gareth Harrison told the NSW Supreme Court jury in his opening address on Monday.
Parliamentarians in Honduras could be heard chanting "traitors" after a split in a party vote. Source: Reuters
Recovered alcoholic and Sober in the Country founder Shanna Whan is Australia's Local Hero for 2022.The 47-year-old from the northern NSW regional centre of Narrabri nearly died from her addiction in 2015 before getting sober and focusing on supporting others.
The show has made a number of scarily accurate predictions, including Donald Trump's presidency. Find out which Hollywood star is at the centre of their latest prediction.
US President Joe Biden was caught in a hot mic moment. Source: Reuters
Russian authorities have added imprisoned opposition leader Alexei Navalny and some of his top allies to the country's registry of terrorists and extremists, the latest move in a multi-pronged crackdown on opposition supporters, independent media and human rights activists.Navalny, Russian President Vladimir Putin's fiercest critic, and eight of his allies -- including top aides Lyubov Sobol and Georgy Alburov -- were on Tuesday added to the registry by Russia's Federal Financial Monitoring Serv
Anthony Albanese believes Labor can end Australia's long-running climate policy wars should the opposition win the federal election.He used an address to the National Press Club to spruik Labor's climate policy centred on a legislated 43 per cent emissions cut this decade.
CCTV footage of a car roaming Sydney's western suburbs around the time Adnan Salameh was gunned down more than a year ago may help solve his homicide investigation.The 30-year-old died after being shot in the leg and shoulder in front of his girlfriend at his Tregear home in the early hours of November 30, 2020.
Dylan Alcott grew up hating his disability. Now, he believes it's the best thing that's ever happened to him.
Ukraine's leaders have reassured the nation that a feared invasion from neighbouring Russia was not imminent, even as they acknowledge the threat is real and are accepting a shipment of American military equipment to shore up their defences.Russia has denied it is planning an assault, but it has massed an estimated 100,000 troops near Ukraine in recent weeks, leading the United States and its NATO allies to rush to prepare for a possible war.
A shark has been filmed swimming in waters near a rock off Twilight Beach at Esperance.
A Victorian mum was shocked when she was asked a bizarre question during a routine check after her 10-year-old son tested positive for Covid-19. Find out what she was asked.
It's 'so we can all be safer,' Coles Group's David Brewster says.
Narelle Dybing, Author providedWildlife encounters can be few and far between in cities but, if you’re lucky, you might catch sight of a small Aussie marsupial in Perth that’s helping keep urban bushland healthy. Quenda, a rabbit-sized digging mammal native to southwestern Australia, are found in patches of bushland, parkland and even backyard gardens. And our latest research shows just how important these unassuming marsupials are to Australian ecosystems. We found quenda eat a huge variety of
Researchers are hopeful of combating a major threat to Australia's dwindling koala population thanks to a chlamydia vaccine trial in Queensland.The sexually transmitted disease has spread widely among koalas and can cause infertility, further threatening a species already hit hard by bushfires, land clearing and climate change.
Melburnians don't know how much water they are using - but it's too much.However, if each person could reduce their consumption by four litres a day it will likely help protect Victoria from future shortages, suppliers say.
Nearly 90 per cent of eligible young ACT school children are expected to be partially vaccinated against COVID-19 by the time classes resume.Students and teachers will also receive two free rapid antigen tests a week for the first four weeks of term one, similar to schemes in NSW and Victoria.
IMDBContemporary Bollywood films tend to focus on stories of the Indian underdog emerging triumphant after facing adversity or a threat from an “outsider”: the triumph of the charismatic masculine Hinduised hero who fulfils his duty, saves the nation and reclaims India’s lost pride. This isn’t a new phenomenon. Bollywood’s formula of promoting nationalist rhetoric via glorification of past heroes or events can be traced back to the early years of the Marathi theatre. In the 19th century, Marathi
An Adelaide man who drove in a "wild and dangerous" manner before a road crash that claimed two lives, including that of a senior police officer, will be subject to ongoing mental health supervision for 10 years.Detective Chief Superintendent Joanne Shanahan, 55, and Tania McNeill, 53, were killed in a three-car collision in April 2020 when Harrison Kitt drove through a red light at more than 160 km/h.
ShutterstockPerth smashed its previous heatwave records last week, after sweltering through six days in a row over 40℃ – and 11 days over 40℃ this summer so far. On top of that, Perth has suffered widespread power outages and a bushfire in the city’s north. While the heatwave was unprecedented and extreme, for climate scientists like myself, it’s not surprising. Southwest Australia is considered a hotspot for climate change, as the long-term warming and drying trend is extremely pronounced. Over