West Coast goes a game clear with a 47-point victory over Richmond, as Lions, Demons post big wins

West Coast goes a game clear with a 47-point victory over Richmond, as Lions, Demons post big wins

Updated May 20, 2018 19:42:11 Photo: Jack Darling kicked six for West Coast as the Eagles had a solid win over Richmond in Perth. (AAP: Richard Wainwright) West Coast forward Jack Darling booted a career-best six goals to lift his team to a crushing 47-point victory over Richmond in Sunday’s …

Post Malone: The complicated appeal of the US singer breaking chart records around the world

Post Malone: The complicated appeal of the US singer breaking chart records around the world

Updated May 12, 2018 07:37:56 Photo: Post Malone’s new album has solidified his massive popularity. (Reuters: Mark Blinch) It’s been a huge few weeks for hip hop and urban music. Kendrick Lamar won a Pulitzer Prize. Beyonce headlined Coachella. Childish Gambino released a politically charged new video praised for its …

Victorian Liberal member faces expulsion over ‘moronic Mormons’ post on social media

Victorian Liberal member faces expulsion over ‘moronic Mormons’ post on social media

Posted May 11, 2018 05:17:45 Photo: The Facebook post was allegedly made under an alias by Liberal Party member James Penny. (Supplied) Related Story: Victorian political factional fighting is damaging the major parties’ brands Related Story: Victorian Liberals openly defying PM amid accusations of Mormon branch-stacking A Liberal member faces …

The Phnom Penh Post: CEO and five staff quit Cambodia’s last independent newspaper over interference

The Phnom Penh Post: CEO and five staff quit Cambodia’s last independent newspaper over interference

Updated May 08, 2018 18:40:55 Related Story: Cambodia’s last independent newspaper sold to Malaysian ‘covert’ spin doctor Related Story: Email suggests ‘major backer’ promised to help win $344,000 case against Cambodian newspaper The Australian CEO and five senior staff at The Phnom Penh Post have quit in protest over editorial …

Phnom Penh Post, Cambodia’s last independent newspaper, sold to Malaysian ‘covert’ spin doctor

Phnom Penh Post, Cambodia’s last independent newspaper, sold to Malaysian ‘covert’ spin doctor

Updated May 07, 2018 16:22:33 Photo: The Phnom Penh Post was founded in 1992. (Flickr: tbun) The last remaining independent English language newspaper in Cambodia has been sold to a Malaysian PR man, who previously worked for the Cambodian Government and is currently “managing ‘covert operations’ for our clients”, according …

Admiral Harris reassigned from Australian post

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has confirmed Admiral Harry Harris has been reassigned to a new post, reportedly as US ambassador to South Korea instead of Australia. Admiral Harris was named as President Donald Trump’s pick for US Ambassador to Australia but Secretary of State-designate Mike Pompeo’s office reportedly pushed for …

Alvey Reels to remain open, nine months after announcing closure due to low sales in viral Facebook post

Alvey Reels to remain open, nine months after announcing closure due to low sales in viral Facebook post

Updated April 20, 2018 17:29:36 Photo: Alvey Reels will remain in business thanks to an influx of orders from customers. (Facebook: Alvey Reels Australia) A near-100-year-old Queensland business has been saved from closure, less than a year after it announced it would be forced to close doors due to poor …

Australia Post complaints top 1 million in 2016–17, parcel delivery a major concern

Australia Post complaints top 1 million in 2016–17, parcel delivery a major concern

Posted April 03, 2018 14:23:07 Australia Post was hit with 1.1 million complaints in the 2016–17 financial year amidst the rise in online shopping, and has been criticised by the Commonwealth Ombudsman for being “defensive” in its dealings with angry customers. Key points: 1.1 million complaints to Australia Post in …

LeBron James calls Aussie Ben Simmons the heir to his throne in glowing post

LeBron James calls Aussie Ben Simmons the heir to his throne in glowing post

Updated March 03, 2018 13:07:27 Photo: James reaffirmed his belief that Simmons is destined for greatness. (Facebook: LeBron James) Related Story: The push to make Ben Simmons an All Star has now reached Parliament Related Story: Ben Simmons on the NBA limelight, Donald Trump and Olympic gold NBA superstar LeBron …

Winx wins George Ryder Stakes to set world record and post 24th-straight victory

Winx wins George Ryder Stakes to set world record and post 24th-straight victory

Updated March 24, 2018 14:57:03 Photo: Hugh Bowman has ridden Winx to a world record win at Rosehill. (AAP: David Moir, File) Champion mare Winx has set a world record for Group One flat wins and posted a staggering 24th-straight victory after taking out the George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill. …