Adelaide jail project giving women skills and a bit of luxury

Adelaide jail project giving women skills and a bit of luxury

Posted May 21, 2018 14:53:31 A unique project recycling project is helping female prisoners get back on their feet. A group of women at Adelaide Women’s Prison is receiving entrepreneurship training, in a bid to foster a sense of purpose and help with the transition to meaningful employment after sentences …

Husband excused from giving evidence about wife’s ‘weightlifting accident death’

Husband excused from giving evidence about wife’s ‘weightlifting accident death’

Updated May 17, 2018 15:45:01 Photo: Dragi Stojanovski told the court he felt his “answers might intend to incriminate” him. (ABC News) A Victorian coroner says the husband of an expectant mother found dead in her garage after a reported weightlifting accident will not be compelled to give evidence at …

Man arrested after ‘loving, giving’ grandmother killed in central Victoria

Man arrested after ‘loving, giving’ grandmother killed in central Victoria

Updated May 14, 2018 13:58:01 Photo: A neighbour said Karen Ashcroft would be deeply missed by the Maryborough community. (Facebook: Karen Ashcroft) Neighbours of a grandmother who died after being stabbed at a home in central Victoria have described her as a “loving” and generous woman. Police were called to …

Giving life back to a people who have no hope

Giving life back to a people who have no hope

Words and pictures by Ray Martin Updated April 24, 2018 05:11:36 Ray Martin goes inside a Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh where an estimated 50,000 people are blind. Australia’s Fred Hollows Foundation is trying to change that. Photo: The women wearing sunglasses have had cataract surgery, while the others are …

How to be a giving person without burning out – Health

How to be a giving person without burning out – Health

When you hear someone say “She’s such a great parent. She does everything for her kids”, or “The CEO cares more about this company’s success than her own”, what’s your reaction? Do you think about how selfless and committed that person is, and how successful they must be? Well, recent …

Serena Williams wins first match in Indian Wells comeback after giving birth to daughter

Serena Williams wins first match in Indian Wells comeback after giving birth to daughter

Updated March 09, 2018 19:08:56 Photo: Serena Williams smiles to the crowd after recording a win in her comeback match. (Reuters: Jayne Kamin-Oncea) Related Story: ‘I almost died giving birth’: Serena Williams reveals her health battle Serena Williams has won her first match in her comeback in Indian Wells after …

Justine Damond shooting suspect given bail on condition of giving up passport | US news

A former Minnesota police officer charged with murdering an unarmed Australian woman represents a flight risk and had his bail set at $400,000. Mohamed Noor, 32, who has been charged in the fatal shooting of 40-year-old Justine Ruszczyk Damond in July last year, did not enter a plea on the …