Nic Naitanui tackle ban upheld by AFL tribunal after West Coast Eagles challenge ruling

Nic Naitanui tackle ban upheld by AFL tribunal after West Coast Eagles challenge ruling

Updated May 09, 2018 19:43:20 Photo: Nic Naitanui’s tackle resulted in Karl Amon suffering a delayed concussion, the Power said. (AAP: Tony McDonough) West Coast ruckman Nic Naitanui will miss Saturday’s away clash with Greater Western Sydney after the Eagles unsuccessfully challenged his one-game suspension for rough conduct. The Eagles …

Budget 2018: Biggest challenge for Malcolm Turnbull was nailing the pitch in two-thirds the time – Budget 2018

Budget 2018: Biggest challenge for Malcolm Turnbull was nailing the pitch in two-thirds the time – Budget 2018

Updated May 08, 2018 20:15:43 Photo: Treasurer Scott Morrison may well need to reach for the Santa suit yet, writes Andrew Probyn. (ABC News: Matt Roberts) Peter Costello’s theory for economic battle came in three chapters — do the hard stuff in the first year, bed it down in the …

Nic Natanui handed AFL ban for rough tackle, but should West Coast Eagles challenge?

Nic Natanui handed AFL ban for rough tackle, but should West Coast Eagles challenge?

Posted May 08, 2018 07:13:15 Photo: Nic Naitanui could spend a week on the sidelines after his tackle on Port’s Karl Amon. (AAP: Tony McDonough) Nic Naitanui could be headed to the tribunal after match review officer (MRO) Michael Christian handed the West Coast Eagles ruckman a one-match suspension for …

Korea summit: The challenge of enforcing the North and South’s declaration, US agenda

Korea summit: The challenge of enforcing the North and South’s declaration, US agenda

Updated April 28, 2018 08:53:58 Photo: The North Korean leader changed the script in a meticulously stage-managed event. (AP: Korea Summit Press Pool) Peace at last. It sounds too good to be true, and it may be. But the language of unity after the threat of catastrophic war just a …

Peter Marshall, United Firefighters Union secretary, faces challenge for job from veteran firefighter

Peter Marshall, United Firefighters Union secretary, faces challenge for job from veteran firefighter

Posted April 24, 2018 05:09:55 Photo: Peter Marshall (L) will run against Lyndon Clarke (R) for state secretary of the union. (ABC News/Supplied) Related Story: Government rejects claim of secret firefighter deal as stoush over new chief escalates Related Story: MFB row escalates with union boss threatening to release ‘promises’ …

Frydenberg’s Neg challenge is like climbing Everest with no oxygen | Katharine Murphy | Australia news

For folks who aren’t hardcore climate and energy policy tragics, it might be hard to stay on top of the various twists and turns in the debate about the national energy guarantee. This is a good weekend to take stock. If you were watching events on Friday, you’ll know the …

China’s Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao mega bridge is more than an engineering challenge

China’s Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao mega bridge is more than an engineering challenge

By China correspondent Bill Birtles in Zhuhai, Guangdong province Posted April 16, 2018 10:07:57 Photo: The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao bridge will link up three Chinese cities and up to 60 million people. (ABC News: Brant Cumming) China is about to open the world’s longest sea bridge to traffic in the latest …

SA Greens circle Sarah Hanson-Young in Senate preselection challenge

SA Greens circle Sarah Hanson-Young in Senate preselection challenge

Updated April 06, 2018 09:48:50 Photo: Senator Sarah Hanson-Young is facing a field of five challengers. (ABC News: Matt Roberts) South Australian Greens senator Sarah Hanson-Young is facing a preselection challenge from five fellow Greens members. Six candidates including Senator Hanson-Young have nominated for the party’s prized top spot on …

Lance Franklin needs help if the Sydney Swans are going to challenge again for the flag

Lance Franklin needs help if the Sydney Swans are going to challenge again for the flag

Posted April 02, 2018 07:18:28 Photo: Lance Franklin is a brilliant focal point for Sydney, but the Swans cannot afford to be too one-dimensional in attack. (AAP: Brendan Esposito) Related Story: Power charge past Swans as Eagles thump Dogs on Easter Sunday This season has opened up in ripe old …

Steve Smith, there can be redemption. This is your challenge now

Steve Smith, there can be redemption. This is your challenge now

Posted March 26, 2018 15:57:24 Video: “The leadership group knew about it,” Steve Smith says (ABC News) Related Story: Smith, Bancroft ‘struggling’ as impact of ball-tampering scandal hits home Related Story: Australia facing accusations of hypocrisy amid ball-tampering furore Dear Steve, I’ve often thought about the pain and stress of …