Cameron Smith’s rep retirement hands a lifeline to struggling Maroons veterans

Cameron Smith’s rep retirement hands a lifeline to struggling Maroons veterans

Posted May 16, 2018 10:13:21 Photo: Matt Scott missed last year’s Origin series, but the Queensland veteran will be needed in Cameron Smith’s absence. (AAP: Dan Peled) Related Story: Cameron Smith makes shock Queensland and Australia retirement Related Story: Smith’s rep retirement raises State of Origin questions for Maroons Queensland’s …

F1: Valtteri Bottas blowout hands Azerbaijan win to Lewis Hamilton, Red Bull ropeable at Daniel Ricciardo, Max Verstappen

F1: Valtteri Bottas blowout hands Azerbaijan win to Lewis Hamilton, Red Bull ropeable at Daniel Ricciardo, Max Verstappen

Posted April 30, 2018 06:52:26 Photo: Lewis Hamilton was gifted victory in the Azerbaijan F1 Grand Prix after Valtteri Bottas’ late tyre blowout. (AP / Pool: Srdjan Ski) Lewis Hamilton stood on top of the Formula One podium for the first time this season in Azerbaijan on Sunday and it …

Trump and Merkel talk Iran and trade, shake hands in Washington – Donald Trump’s America

Trump and Merkel talk Iran and trade, shake hands in Washington – Donald Trump’s America

Posted April 28, 2018 06:29:58 Photo: Mr Trump and Ms Merkel discussed a range of issues including Iran, North Korea and trade. (AP: Evan Vucci) German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US President Donald Trump put on a display of warmth and friendship during a White House meeting, despite differences over …

The blind, deaf photographer opening exhibitions around the world with photos you can see with your hands

The blind, deaf photographer opening exhibitions around the world with photos you can see with your hands

Updated April 21, 2018 08:39:31 Video: The photographer who is blind (ABC News) Brenden Borellini can see every part of the photographs he takes, from the ridges of a mountain in Yosemite National Park to a wave splashing against a rock at his local beach. But he does not see …

Greens announce plan to legalise cannabis to take it ‘out of the hands of criminals and dealers’

Greens announce plan to legalise cannabis to take it ‘out of the hands of criminals and dealers’

Updated April 16, 2018 20:50:34 The Greens want to legalise cannabis for Australians over the age of 18, in a bid to take the drug out of the hands of criminal dealers. Key points: Richard Di Natale says cannabis needs to be sold in a “more tightly controlled” environment He …

Manchester United hands Premier League title to Manchester City with shock loss to West Bromwich Albion

Manchester United hands Premier League title to Manchester City with shock loss to West Bromwich Albion

Updated April 16, 2018 08:28:56 Photo: Manchester United players were stunned by the loss to West Brom, which handed City the title. (AP: Nick Potts) A week later than they would have preferred, Manchester City have been crowned Premier League champions as second-placed Manchester United suffered a shock 1-0 home …

Retiring DowDuPont chief hands over $13.5m to build UQ sustainable future centre

Retiring DowDuPont chief hands over $13.5m to build UQ sustainable future centre

Updated April 06, 2018 05:36:38 Photo: The Liveris Academy will seek to support young leaders of a sustainable future. (Supplied: UQ) One of Australia’s most senior international business leaders has donated $13.5 million to help build a Brisbane university research facility to develop budding leaders of a sustainable global future. …

Cheryl Grimmer’s hands were tied with shoelace, before she was suffocated to death, court hears

Cheryl Grimmer’s hands were tied with shoelace, before she was suffocated to death, court hears

Posted April 04, 2018 13:29:06 Photo: Cheryl Grimmer has not been seen since 1970. (Supplied) The man accused of killing Cheryl Grimmer allegedly tied the three-year-old’s hands with a shoelace and suffocated her with his hand, a court has heard. Grimmer has not been seen since she disappeared from a …

Paraplegic Australian reaches Everest Base Camp by climbing on his hands, piggybacking

Paraplegic Australian reaches Everest Base Camp by climbing on his hands, piggybacking

Updated April 04, 2018 09:00:38 Photo: Scott Doolan managed to reach Base Camp in 10 days. (Supplied) Related Story: Nepal bans solo, amputee and visually impaired climbers from Mt Everest An Australian paraplegic who lost the use of his legs as a teenager has climbed to Everest Base Camp in …

Paraplegic Australian reaches Everest Base Camp by climbing on his hands, piggybacking

Paraplegic Australian reaches Everest Base Camp by climbing on his hands, piggybacking

Updated April 04, 2018 08:28:03 Photo: Scott Doolan managed to climb Everest in 10 days. (Supplied) Related Story: Nepal bans solo, amputee and visually impaired climbers from Mt Everest An Australian paraplegic who lost the use of his legs as a teenager has climbed to Everest Base Camp in Nepal, …