Eurovision censored in China due to pro-LGBT messages, tattooed performers

Eurovision censored in China due to pro-LGBT messages, tattooed performers

Updated May 11, 2018 12:49:43 Photo: China has strict rules against television programs with pro-LGBT content. (Weibo: Voice of Homosexuality) A major Chinese television network has been banned from broadcasting the second semi-final and grand final of the Eurovision song contest, after it was accused of censoring parts of the …

Mt Gambier’s health care suffering due to unaffordability and unreliability of flights, experts say

Mt Gambier’s health care suffering due to unaffordability and unreliability of flights, experts say

Updated May 11, 2018 16:24:51 Unreliable and unaffordable air services are adversely affecting health care in the Mt Gambier area, experts in South Australia’s largest regional city say. Key points: Locals raised concerns in Senate inquiry into flight prices in regional, rural, remote areas Patients waiting long times to see …

Chinese man pays $29,300 for two steamed buns by accidentally entering his PIN as amount due

Chinese man pays $29,300 for two steamed buns by accidentally entering his PIN as amount due

Updated May 11, 2018 14:17:48 Photo: A screenshot of the Alipay account shows the 147,258 yuan paid for two steamed buns. (Weibo) A man in central China accidently paid more than 140,000 yuan ($29,300) for two steamed buns after he entered his PIN rather than the amount due on e-payment …

Daniel Ricciardo’s ‘Shoey’ celebration could disappear due to F1 trademarks, could see ‘Helmety’ introduced

Daniel Ricciardo’s ‘Shoey’ celebration could disappear due to F1 trademarks, could see ‘Helmety’ introduced

Posted May 11, 2018 06:39:51 Photo: Could Daniel Ricciardo’s “Shoey” be replaced by the “Helmety” down the line? (AP: Ronald Zak) Related Story: Daniel Ricciardo may give shoey celebration the boot Could the world-famous “Shoey” fall victim of lawyers and herald the advent of the “Helmety” era? Australia’s Red Bull …

Five by-elections looming after High Court rules Katy Gallagher ineligible due to dual citizenship

Five by-elections looming after High Court rules Katy Gallagher ineligible due to dual citizenship

Updated May 09, 2018 11:34:51 Federal Attorney-General Christian Porter is demanding four MPs resign from Parliament today in the wake of the High Court’s ruling that Labor’s Katy Gallagher is ineligible because she was a dual citizen. Key points: Attorney-General says Bill Shorten should tell three ALP members to quit …

A-League grand final: Victory’s offside goal inaction due to VAR glitch, says FFA

A-League grand final: Victory’s offside goal inaction due to VAR glitch, says FFA

Updated May 06, 2018 12:11:53 A major technical failure was behind the video assistant referee (VAR) controversy in Saturday night’s A-League grand final, which saw Melbourne Victory’s winning goal come from an offside position. The Victory scored in the ninth minute via Kostas Barbarouses, but the assist for the goal …

St Kilda defender Dylan Roberton ruled out for AFL season due to unexplained heart problems

St Kilda defender Dylan Roberton ruled out for AFL season due to unexplained heart problems

Updated May 03, 2018 14:09:44 Photo: Doctors are running further tests to get to the bottom of Dylan Roberton’s heart problems. (AAP: Joe Castro) Related Story: St Kilda’s Dylan Roberton set for series of tests after scary on-field collapse Dylan Roberton is unlikely to play in the AFL again this …

Up to 270 women in the UK may have died prematurely from breast cancer due to a computer glitch

Up to 270 women in the UK may have died prematurely from breast cancer due to a computer glitch

Updated May 03, 2018 10:57:09 Up to 270 women in England may have died prematurely from breast cancer due to a computer error inside the UK’s health service. Key points: Between 2009 and 2018, an estimated 450,000 women were not invited to their final breast screening A “computer algorithm failure” …

Fears Margaret River Pro cancellation due to dual shark attacks could lead to tourism wipeout

Fears Margaret River Pro cancellation due to dual shark attacks could lead to tourism wipeout

Updated April 19, 2018 12:47:44 Photo: Margaret River’s Jacob Willcox ousted the former world champ at last year’s Margaret River Pro. (Supplied: WSL/Matt Dunbar) The cancellation of a world surfing event in Western Australia’s South West has disappointed local surfers and worried residents, who are concerned about the region’s reputation …

Alvey Reels to remain open, nine months after announcing closure due to low sales in viral Facebook post

Alvey Reels to remain open, nine months after announcing closure due to low sales in viral Facebook post

Updated April 20, 2018 17:29:36 Photo: Alvey Reels will remain in business thanks to an influx of orders from customers. (Facebook: Alvey Reels Australia) A near-100-year-old Queensland business has been saved from closure, less than a year after it announced it would be forced to close doors due to poor …