Lucy Gichuhi’s political career facing abrupt end as Liberals fail to embrace newest member

Lucy Gichuhi’s political career facing abrupt end as Liberals fail to embrace newest member

Updated May 15, 2018 13:42:23 The political career of one of the Liberal Party’s newest members, Lucy Gichuhi, is at risk of coming to an abrupt end at the next election. Senator Gichuhi defected to the Liberals in February, making the shock announcement alongside Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, who described …

Trump’s embassy opening in Jerusalem is a warm embrace for Israel but a strategic blow for Palestinian hopes – Donald Trump’s America

Trump’s embassy opening in Jerusalem is a warm embrace for Israel but a strategic blow for Palestinian hopes – Donald Trump’s America

Updated May 14, 2018 17:43:49 It will be a celebration the likes of which have not been seen for a very long time in Jerusalem. The opening of the US Embassy there later tonight will bring together the Israeli and US leadership in a way we haven’t seen before. Donald …

Melbourne Girls Outside wants women to embrace their adventurous side

Melbourne Girls Outside wants women to embrace their adventurous side

Posted May 12, 2018 06:00:01 Photo: Melbourne Girls Outside is a community group that organises free hikes for women. (Instagram: @melbgirlsoutside) A new adventure group is having great success in encouraging more women to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. Melbourne Girls Outside was founded nine months ago and …

Commonwealth Games 2018: Kurt Fearnley calls for Australia to embrace inclusion of people with disabilities – Commonwealth Games 2018

Commonwealth Games 2018: Kurt Fearnley calls for Australia to embrace inclusion of people with disabilities – Commonwealth Games 2018

Updated April 11, 2018 06:38:29 Photo: Kurt Fearnley wins the silver medal in the men’s T54 1,500m final on day six of the Commonwealth Games. (AAP: Dean Lewins) Related Story: Campbell does it again as Aussies thrill in medley relays Related Story: Aussies Meyer and Garfoot win road cycling gold …

Wounded war veterans embrace Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s pre-wedding spotlight

Wounded war veterans embrace Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s pre-wedding spotlight

Posted April 07, 2018 06:31:18 Photo: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle met the former war veterans hoping to represent the UK in Sydney. (ABC News: James Glenday) Related Story: Meet the men handcrafting the sounds of the Royal wedding Related Story: Prince Harry, Meghan Markle’s royal wedding invitations revealed, dispatched …

Meet the Australians who are retiring early to embrace a fulfilling life of travel — while they still can

Meet the Australians who are retiring early to embrace a fulfilling life of travel — while they still can

Updated March 27, 2018 08:06:20 Photo: Anita and Scott Bowman have cut short their successful careers to live their dream of travelling around the world. (ABC Capricornia: Megan Hendry ) As more Australians plan to work for longer, a highly paid university executive has turned down a multi-million dollar pay …