Syria’s Law Number 10 land grab could see millions lose homes as Government looks to redevelop amid conflict

Syria’s Law Number 10 land grab could see millions lose homes as Government looks to redevelop amid conflict

Posted May 01, 2018 09:13:55 Photo: Those fleeing the conflict in Syria have been put at a distinct disadvantage by Law Number 10. (AP: Syrian Civil Defence White Helmets) It could be one the greatest land grabs this century: A real-estate law with profound implications for millions of Syrian refugees …

Korea talks: What does China have to gain or lose from a potentially reunified Korean Peninsula? – China power

Korea talks: What does China have to gain or lose from a potentially reunified Korean Peninsula? – China power

Posted April 25, 2018 18:22:01 Peace and denuclearisation will be on the agenda when North Korea’s Kim Jong-un and South Korea’s Moon Jae-in meet face-to-face this Friday. Key points: As China fought with North Korea in the war no peace treaty can be signed without Beijing Experts say that China …

SA election: Kelly Vincent and Robert Brokenshire lose Upper House seats

SA election: Kelly Vincent and Robert Brokenshire lose Upper House seats

Updated April 23, 2018 16:03:06 Photo: Dignity Party candidate Kelly Vincent has lost her seat in the Legislative Council after eight years in the job. (ABC News: Lauren Waldhuter) The new South Australian Government will be hoping for a cooperative crossbench in the Legislative Council to get its key reforms …

Australia’s Matildas lose to Japan in Asian Cup final despite dominating decider

Australia’s Matildas lose to Japan in Asian Cup final despite dominating decider

Posted April 21, 2018 08:37:12 Photo: Emily Van-Egmond’s (R) Matildas missed out on the chance to make Australia Asian champions in men’s and women’s football. (AP: Raad Adayleh) Related Story: Arnold heroics help Matildas win Asian Cup semi-final on penalties Australia has missed a golden opportunity to head into next …

Manchester thieves escape robbery with cash, lose it in gust of wind

Manchester thieves escape robbery with cash, lose it in gust of wind

Updated April 16, 2018 11:18:05 Video: Hapless robbers drop stolen money while attempting to make a getaway (ABC News) Two thieves have been caught on camera losing their loot in a gust of wind as they attempted to make their escape down a street in northern England. The men, described …

North Queensland Cowboys lose fifth straight NRL game, Parramatta refuse to panic

North Queensland Cowboys lose fifth straight NRL game, Parramatta refuse to panic

Posted April 15, 2018 09:46:43 Photo: Johnathan Thurston’s North Queensland Cowboys are languishing near the bottom of the table after their fifth straight loss. (AAP: Michael Chambers) Related Story: Dragons beat Sharks in the ‘Gong after Storm crush Knights North Queensland coach Paul Green admits there could be personnel changes …

If sports broadcasts lose so much, why does TV keep bidding up the rights?

If sports broadcasts lose so much, why does TV keep bidding up the rights?

Posted April 15, 2018 07:38:19 Photo: Josh Hazlewood, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins pose with the Ashes trophy at the SCG in Sydney on January 8, 2018. (AAP: Dean Lewins) Related Story: Cricket broadcast deal faces regulatory hurdles as ODIs head behind paywall Related Story: Nine signs $300m …

Commonwealth Games: Opals win gold after Liz Cambage ejection; Kookaburras win, Hockeyroos lose finals

Commonwealth Games: Opals win gold after Liz Cambage ejection; Kookaburras win, Hockeyroos lose finals

Updated April 14, 2018 23:23:31 Photo: The Opals’ gold medal win over England came despite the first-half ejection of Australian star Liz Cambage. (AP: Mark Schiefelbein) Related Story: Nicolson battles past Northern Ireland’s Walsh to win boxing gold Related Story: Javelin, high jump medals for Australia on final day in …

Commonwealth Games: Hockeyroos lose final to New Zealand, Diamonds reach netball gold medal game

Commonwealth Games: Hockeyroos lose final to New Zealand, Diamonds reach netball gold medal game

Posted April 14, 2018 20:02:04 Photo: New Zealand’s Shiloh Gloyn scored the opening goal against the Hockeyroos. (AAP: Tracey Nearmy) Australia’s run of consecutive Commonwealth golds in the women’s hockey is over after New Zealand came up the stronger in a 4-1 win against the Hockeyroos. New Zealand looked up …

9 top things travellers always lose at the airport

9 top things travellers always lose at the airport

YOU’VE been through customs, got your duty-free, grabbed your bags — but there’s something you’re missing, and you’ll be kicking yourself. Unless of course, the thing you left behind is your leg. Each year, an alarming amount of list property gets handed in at airports around Australia, with a prosthetic …