Colin Oliver death: Tasmanian athlete’s tragic loss felt hard in running, nursing communities

Colin Oliver death: Tasmanian athlete’s tragic loss felt hard in running, nursing communities

Updated May 16, 2018 18:14:02 Photo: Colin Oliver, pictured with Amanda Noye, died in the hospital he had worked in as a nurse. (Supplied: Amanda Noye) The heartbroken partner of champion Tasmanian athlete Colin Oliver has said she wished she could have “met him sooner and loved him longer,” as …

Tim Cahill still worth his Socceroos World Cup place, even if Jamie Maclaren was hard done by

Tim Cahill still worth his Socceroos World Cup place, even if Jamie Maclaren was hard done by

By Steve Wilson Posted May 15, 2018 15:54:53 Photo: Australia’s Tim Cahill remains on course to appear at a fourth straight World Cup Finals. (AAP: David Moir) Related Story: Maclaren misses out as Socceroos’ World Cup squad cut to 26 Related Story: Meet Bert Van Marwijk: The Dutch pragmatist taking …

Painful sex treatment sometimes hard to find as more women seek help – RN

Painful sex treatment sometimes hard to find as more women seek help – RN

Posted May 11, 2018 08:00:35 Photo: Painful sex can harm relationships and self esteem. (Getty: PhotoAlto/Frederic Cirou) Related Story: Eight surgeries and still no cure in sight: The disease crippling Australian women Related Story: A gyno’s guide to good vulva and vagina health Sex can be painful for many reasons. …

Budget 2018: Malcolm Turnbull begins the hard sell – politics live | Australia news

Scott Morrison and Malcolm Turnbull have been out and about since the crack of dawn selling their message – they are very happy with the budget and think you should be too. “The economic plan is to deliver strong economic growth. That’s the plan we’re working on, and what that …

Rissoles experts everywhere but top tips are hard to find with recipes closely guarded

Rissoles experts everywhere but top tips are hard to find with recipes closely guarded

Posted April 29, 2018 16:58:54 Photo: Clive Sunderland does not even share his award-winning rissole recipe with his daughters. (ABC News: Emilia Terzon) Related Story: Tripe: Preserving an offal Australian tradition Related Link: David & Dawn’s Ridgy-Didge Rissoles To many they are just a mound of mince, onion and spices, …

‘It’s hard being white’: Indonesia’s albino village

‘It’s hard being white’: Indonesia’s albino village

Posted April 22, 2018 04:50:04 Photo: Nana Suryana and his family. (ABC News: Phil Hemingway) The isolated western Java village of Ciburuy has possibly one of the highest rates of albinism in Indonesia, and nobody seems to know why. Nana Suryana always knew he had albino ancestors. His great-grandfather was …

Millennials may feel hard done by, but they’ve had more income growth than baby boomers

Millennials may feel hard done by, but they’ve had more income growth than baby boomers

Posted April 20, 2018 06:01:42 Photo: Australians aged from 25 to 34 have actually enjoyed increases in their incomes compared to the population average. (Supplied: Pexel/snapwiresnaps) Related Story: Why millennials are getting stuck in low-paid jobs for longer Related Story: I looked at hundreds of millennials’ CVs and this is …

Australia ‘should be grateful’ for Indonesia’s hard line on drugs, narcotics chief says

Australia ‘should be grateful’ for Indonesia’s hard line on drugs, narcotics chief says

Updated April 19, 2018 05:26:42 Photo: Inspector General Heru said Australia relied on Indonesia for information relating to drug smuggling. (ABC News: Adam Harvey) Related Story: Indonesian police seize one tonne of crystal methamphetamine Related Story: 12 years after Corby conviction, drugs still rife on the streets of Bali Indonesia’s …

Farmers hit hard by driest period in a decade in New South Wales

Farmers hit hard by driest period in a decade in New South Wales

Posted April 11, 2018 14:22:04 Photo: A green lawn is the only visual relief in this central west NSW landscape; the homeowner says her water bill is ‘horrendous’, but the garden is her haven from the drought. (Supplied) Farmers across New South Wales’ central-west are battling what is being described …

Myanmar soldiers sentenced to 10 years with hard labour for Rohingya massacre

Myanmar soldiers sentenced to 10 years with hard labour for Rohingya massacre

Updated April 11, 2018 14:41:07 Photo: Buddhist villagers and Myanmar troops killed 10 Rohingya men in Rakhine state. (via Reuters) Seven Myanmar soldiers have been sentenced to “10 years in prison with hard labour in a remote area” for participating in a massacre of 10 Rohingya Muslim men in a …