Sydney man to face court on terrorism-related charges

Sydney man to face court on terrorism-related charges

Updated June 17, 2018 08:30:47 Federal police say a Sydney man is expected to face Parramatta Court today on terrorism-related charges after he was arrested at his home in the city’s south-west yesterday. It is alleged the 26-year-old was stopped from travelling to Bangladesh in February 2016 after Border Force …

Pitched battles: Countries that face off in the World Cup are more likely to come into real-world conflict

Pitched battles: Countries that face off in the World Cup are more likely to come into real-world conflict

Posted June 14, 2018 05:07:17 Photo: Does the World Cup make qualifying nations more aggressive? (ABC News) It’s World Cup time, and you might expect that such international sporting competitions bring countries together and lower tensions between nations. But a recent study suggests this is a myth. Instead, it finds …

NSW inter-city train costs face blowout to make fleet fit tracks on Blue Mountains line

NSW inter-city train costs face blowout to make fleet fit tracks on Blue Mountains line

Updated June 08, 2018 06:23:54 Photo: Blue Mountains platforms are too narrow and too low to accommodate the new inter-city fleet of trains. (Supplied: NSW Government) Related Story: Half of passengers will sit backwards on new NSW inter-city trains Related Story: NSW inter-city train fleet to be built overseas When …

Victorian police officer punched teen in the face after ‘training kicked in’, court hears

Victorian police officer punched teen in the face after ‘training kicked in’, court hears

Updated June 06, 2018 20:23:46 Related Story: ‘Get rid of that video right now’: Policeman told teen to delete video of alleged punch, court hears Related Story: ‘Smart arse’: Court releases video of Victorian policeman allegedly punching teenage boy A Victorian police officer has told a jury he punched a …

AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan could face court over handling of Essendon supplements saga

AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan could face court over handling of Essendon supplements saga

Posted June 06, 2018 12:44:57 AFL boss Gillon McLachlan may be cross-examined in court about the league’s handling of the Essendon supplements saga after losing a bid to stop the issue becoming the subject of a full Supreme Court trial. McLachlan, former AFL chairman Mike Fitzpatrick and the league are …