Iraq hits the polls for first time since defeating Islamic State

Iraq hits the polls for first time since defeating Islamic State

Posted May 12, 2018 19:44:34 Photo: Voters are choosing from nearly 7,000 candidates for 329 seats in parliament. (Reuters: Alaa Al-Marjani) Related Story: Defeating IS is only half of it: The battle to rebuild a devastated Iraq Related Story: ‘Many harrowing stories’: Australian working to help Mosul rebuild Iraqis have …

Snooker world champion Mark Williams rocks up to press conference naked after defeating John Higgins

Snooker world champion Mark Williams rocks up to press conference naked after defeating John Higgins

Posted May 09, 2018 08:53:03 He never thought he’d have to live up to such an outlandish promise, but a stunning triumph in the Snooker World Championship has seen Mark Williams front up to his winner’s press conference in his birthday suit. Williams, 43, had promised to bare it all …

Rebel Wilson ‘very confident’ of defeating Bauer Media’s appeal against record defamation payout

Rebel Wilson ‘very confident’ of defeating Bauer Media’s appeal against record defamation payout

Posted April 18, 2018 15:38:22 Photo: Wilson was last year awarded more than $4.5 million in damages for a series of stories. (Twitter: Rebel Wilson) Actress Rebel Wilson says she feels confident her legal team will defeat an appeal against her record payout for defamation. Ms Wilson was awarded $4.5 …