Life of Pi and Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan diagnosed with a rare neuroendocrine tumour

Life of Pi and Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan diagnosed with a rare neuroendocrine tumour

Updated March 17, 2018 12:08:25 Photo: Indian actor Irrfan Khan has appeared in more than 100 films. (Reuters: Mark Blinch) Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan has been diagnosed with a rare tumour, he has announced on his official Twitter page. The 51-year-old star of dozens of Bollywood films, as well as …

A rare life-sized, operational replica of a WW11 Spitfire is taking shape in a Hobart shed

A rare life-sized, operational replica of a WW11 Spitfire is taking shape in a Hobart shed

By Edith Bevin Updated March 25, 2018 11:35:25 Photo: Spitfires were the workhorses of the air in WWII (Supplied: WikiPhotos) During World War Two they screamed through the skies defending the British Empire. Today, in a boat shed on the edge of the Hobart’s River Derwent, a new version of …

Victoria Police dog euthanased after contracting rare illness, others dogs sick

Victoria Police dog euthanased after contracting rare illness, others dogs sick

Updated March 23, 2018 20:51:53 Photo: Police use German shepherds like these, as well as labradors for drug detection, tracking and searching. (Supplied: Police Life magazine) A police dog has been euthanased and eight others are sick with a rare illness identified as megaesophagus, Victoria Police have said. Inspector Jon …

INXS guitarist Kirk Pengilly auctions away his rare collection

INXS guitarist Kirk Pengilly auctions away his rare collection

By Mark Tobin Posted March 21, 2018 07:15:17 Photo: Kirk Pengilly hopes the guitars he is selling are picked up by musicians. (ABC News: Mark Tobin) Related Story: 20 years on, let’s remember Michael Hutchence for his talent, not the headlines A huge collection of rare guitars and other musical …