We must return all our landmarks to their Indigenous names | Jack Latimore | Opinion

The decision to scrap the European monikers of two mountains in central Queensland and return their titles to traditional Aboriginal names should be the impetus for extensive change in the way contemporary Australia identifies its landforms and places. But why settle there? The nation’s man-made markers should all be given …

Jack the Ripper postcard sells for $49,000 at auction

Jack the Ripper postcard sells for $49,000 at auction

Posted May 02, 2018 19:04:37 Photo: The card once belonged to a Metropolitan Police constable and was sold by his widow. (Supplied: Grand Auctions) A postcard claiming to be written by notorious serial killer Jack the Ripper and warning of two murders has sold at auction for $49,000 (£27,280). The …

Australian Ninja Warrior star Jack Wilson signs on to help fight chronic Indigenous obesity

Australian Ninja Warrior star Jack Wilson signs on to help fight chronic Indigenous obesity

Posted April 28, 2018 12:32:51 Related Story: Health and education mould an Aboriginal mentor Related Story: Four things Australia could do to tackle the obesity crisis Reality television star Jack Wilson is helping a regional New South Wales Indigenous co-operative to arrest soaring rates of obesity in its members. Originally …

Canberra Raiders star Jack Wighton pleads not guilty to assault charges

Canberra Raiders star Jack Wighton pleads not guilty to assault charges

Updated April 11, 2018 11:05:29 NRL star Jack Wighton will fight multiple assault charges after pleading not guilty in ACT Magistrates Court. Wighton was charged with nine offences over an alleged incident outside Canberra’s Academy night club in early February. The Canberra Raiders full-back’s charges include assault causing actual bodily …

Canberra Raiders star Jack Wighton faces charges over alleged brawl

Canberra Raiders star Jack Wighton faces charges over alleged brawl

By Isaac Nowroozi Posted April 08, 2018 09:53:24 Photo: Jack Wighton is due to appear in the ACT Magistrates Court this week. (AAP: Lukas Coch) Canberra Raiders star Jack Wighton’s career hangs in the balance as he faces nine charges after an alleged brawl outside a nightclub in the city. …