Dayne Beams stands down as Brisbane Lions AFL skipper as he mourns father’s death

Dayne Beams stands down as Brisbane Lions AFL skipper as he mourns father’s death

Posted May 23, 2018 13:05:21 Photo: Dayne Beams will step away from the Brisbane Lions captaincy. (AAP: Julian Smith, File) Dayne Beams has stepped down from the Brisbane Lions captaincy, admitting he is struggling to cope with the grief of losing his father to cancer. Beams had joined the Lions …

Campbell Newman stands by tweets criticising police response to woman killed by bus in CBD

Campbell Newman stands by tweets criticising police response to woman killed by bus in CBD

Posted May 22, 2018 15:29:56 Photo: A woman was hit and killed by a bus in the Brisbane CBD on Tuesday morning. (ABC News: Patrick Williams) Former Queensland premier Campbell Newman is standing by a series of tweets he made about police “creating total and utter chaos” around the Brisbane …

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika stands by Israel Folau after online posts about homosexuality

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika stands by Israel Folau after online posts about homosexuality

Posted May 17, 2018 09:02:47 Photo: Israel Folau has made a number of online posts condemning homosexuality. (AP: Niall Carson) Related Story: Folau tweets video warning against tolerating same-sex marriage Related Story: Folau stands by ‘gays go to hell’ comment and says he’s ready to walk away from rugby Wallabies …

Ipswich Council to be sacked as Mayor stands down amid fraud charges

Ipswich Council to be sacked as Mayor stands down amid fraud charges

Updated May 03, 2018 10:49:39 Related Story: Ipswich Mayor Andrew Antoniolli charged with fraud The entire Ipswich City Council, west of Brisbane, will be sacked and administrators appointed, the Local Government Minister has announced. The announcement came hours after Mayor Andrew Antoniolli said he was standing down, a day after …

Ipswich Mayor Andrew Antoniolli stands down amid fraud charges

Ipswich Mayor Andrew Antoniolli stands down amid fraud charges

Updated May 03, 2018 09:21:35 Ipswich Mayor Andrew Antoniolli is standing down a day after being charged with fraud by Queensland’s Crime and Corruption Commission. He is facing seven counts of fraud for allegedly using council money to purchase auction items from charitable organisations over the past six years. More …

Doctor who gave patient medical history to Universal Medicine ‘cult’ stands down from AMA

Doctor who gave patient medical history to Universal Medicine ‘cult’ stands down from AMA

Updated May 02, 2018 10:13:30 Photo: Dr Sam Kim (centre) pictured here at a UM retreat in Vietnam in 2015. (YouTube: Universal Medicine) Related Story: ‘Dangerous cult’ promoted by UQ academics, misconduct probe launched A doctor who endorsed an alleged cult and secretly shared a patient’s medical history with its …

Australia captain Steve Smith stands down for rest of Test after cheating row | Sport

Steve Smith has stood down as Australia captain for the remainder of the third Test against South Africa after admitting his team deliberately tampered with the ball, Cricket Australia has announced. The vice captain David Warner has also stood down. Both Smith and Warner will continue to play in the …

South Africa v Australia: Pat Cummins stands and delivers against Proteas in third Test

South Africa v Australia: Pat Cummins stands and delivers against Proteas in third Test

Posted March 23, 2018 08:53:20 Photo: Pat Cummins celebrates with teammates after claiming AB de Villiers’ wicket. (Reuters: Mike Hutchings) Related Story: South Africa blows strong position as Cummins leads Australian fightback in third Test From an Australian perspective, Cape Town brings to mind batting disaster. Memories of being bowled …