Pacific Highway subcontractors owed $7.3 million after Ostwald Brothers company goes into liquidation

Pacific Highway subcontractors owed $7.3 million after Ostwald Brothers company goes into liquidation

Posted May 20, 2018 16:11:50 Photo: Pacific highway contractor Otswald Brothers went into liquidation in 2017, leaving 23 businesses out of pocket. (Supplied: Roads and Maritime Services) Small business owners subcontracted to upgrade sections of the Pacific Highway in northern NSW said it has been “emotionally devastating” after they weren’t …

Carlton’s Curnow brothers cleared of intentional contact with umpire

Carlton’s Curnow brothers cleared of intentional contact with umpire

Posted May 15, 2018 18:39:34 Photo: Ed Curnow touched umpire Nathan Williamson during the third quarter. (Fox Footy) Carlton’s Charlie Curnow and brother Ed Curnow are free to play next week after a hearing at the AFL tribunal in Melbourne. Both brothers were found not guilty of intentional contact with …

Brothers plead not guilty to Sydney airport meat grinder bomb plot

Brothers plead not guilty to Sydney airport meat grinder bomb plot

Updated May 04, 2018 12:46:47 Photo: Khaled Khayat (L) and Mahmoud Khayat were arrested by police as part of their counter-terrorism raids in Sydney last year. (Supplied) Two brothers accused of plotting to attack a passenger plane with a bomb hidden in a meat grinder have pleaded not guilty in …

Anzac Day 2018: Military cousins now brothers in arms with Turk great-grandfather who fought at Gallipoli

Anzac Day 2018: Military cousins now brothers in arms with Turk great-grandfather who fought at Gallipoli

Updated April 25, 2018 10:03:45 Photo: Turkish-born Hasan Kacmaz is at home in his Australian Army uniform. (ABC Goldfields-Esperance: Jarrod Lucas) More than a century ago, Hasan Kacmaz’s great-grandfather was fighting off an invasion from Australian and Commonwealth military forces at Gallipoli. The Turkish-born migrant believes his family elder would …

Online search for sperm donor children brings three ‘special brothers’ together

Online search for sperm donor children brings three ‘special brothers’ together

Posted April 18, 2018 07:00:00 Photo: Caelan, Jacob and Chevy are biological siblings. (Supplied: Simone) Three women who used an online registry to find other children fathered by the same sperm donor say their sons now have a regular relationship with each other. Simone, Casey and Grace said they each …

Commonwealth Games: Skye Nicolson wins boxing gold in memory of her dead brothers – Commonwealth Games 2018

Commonwealth Games: Skye Nicolson wins boxing gold in memory of her dead brothers – Commonwealth Games 2018

Posted April 15, 2018 06:34:34 Photo: Nicolson ended her Commonwealth Games campaign with gold in the 57kg class. (AAP: Dan Peled) Related Story: Queensland boxer hopes to make Commonwealth Games after brother’s death Skye Nicolson never met her brothers, who were killed in a car accident before she was born. …

Commonwealth Games: Brandon Starc emerges from brother’s shadow with high jump gold

Commonwealth Games: Brandon Starc emerges from brother’s shadow with high jump gold

Posted April 12, 2018 07:55:35 Photo: Last night’s gold is Brandon Starc’s first-ever medal in a senior athletics meet. (AAP: Dean Lewins) For as long as he’s been hovering in the national sporting consciousness, Brandon Starc has been more famous for being the brother of Mitchell, or a Game of …