Ireland’s Kevin O’Brien grabs his country’s first Test century, as Irish hit back against Pakistan

Ireland’s Kevin O’Brien grabs his country’s first Test century, as Irish hit back against Pakistan

Updated May 15, 2018 10:08:16 Photo: Ireland staged a fightback against Pakistan on day four of their first-ever Test, thanks to centurion Kevin O’Brien (L). (AP / PA: Niall Carson) Related Story: Ireland’s Test debut after 144-year wait ruined by wet weather He was there when Ireland beat Pakistan at …

Malaysia election: Mahathir Mohamad sworn in as country’s seventh Prime Minister

Malaysia election: Mahathir Mohamad sworn in as country’s seventh Prime Minister

Posted May 11, 2018 00:42:07 Photo: Mahathir Mohamad led an opposition alliance to a surprise election victory. (Reuters: Lai Seng Sin) Mahathir Mohamad has been sworn in as Malaysia’s seventh Prime Minister in a ceremony before the South-East Asian country’s King after leading opposition parties to a historic election victory. …

International students are flocking to Australia, but the country’s infrastructure is not ready

International students are flocking to Australia, but the country’s infrastructure is not ready

Posted April 27, 2018 09:17:42 Housing investments, not flashy infrastructure projects, are needed if Australia is to successfully manage a migration program supercharged by international students, according to experts. Key points: Large numbers of new migrants are concentrated around universities in Sydney and Melbourne, according to new ABS data Experts …

Pakistani news channel hires country’s first transgender anchor

Pakistani news channel hires country’s first transgender anchor

Posted March 27, 2018 11:07:24 Photo: Ms Malik said she hoped her work would improve the lives of Pakistan’s transgender community. (Supplied: Kohenoor News) Related Story: ‘I will never surrender’: Pakistani women fight for their place in politics A Pakistani news channel has hired the country’s first transgender TV newsreader. …

Thanks to red meat, 20 per cent of Americans make half their country’s food-related emissions – Science News

Thanks to red meat, 20 per cent of Americans make half their country’s food-related emissions – Science News

A small number of Americans are responsible for almost half their country’s food-related greenhouse gas emissions, due mainly to very high red meat consumption. The diets of just 20 per cent of Americans contributed 45.5 per cent of total greenhouse-gas emissions from all food eaten by Americans over five years, …