Storm over female minister’s dumping

Storm over female minister’s dumping

Malcolm Turnbull says he’s sorry a female assistant minister was dumped from her own seat, but he won’t intervene to save her. Jane Prentice on Saturday lost to her former staff member, Brisbane City councillor Julian Simmonds, as the Liberal National Party’s candidate for the Brisbane seat of Ryan. As …

Tasmanian town hit by storm cut off from help, with roads washed away by record flood

Tasmanian town hit by storm cut off from help, with roads washed away by record flood

Updated May 13, 2018 09:28:48 Photo: Bryony Geeves and son Kit stand in front of their road which now resembles a creek. (Supplied: Bryony Geeves) Some residents in the small community of Molesworth in Tasmania’s Derwent Valley remain cut off after flooding from an extreme weather event washed away access …

The storm raged about the house. The dogs were nervous | First Dog on the Moon

At the height of the storm I was cruelly sent out to the herb garden. The rain was sideways – it tried to murder me Sign up here to get an email whenever First Dog cartoons are published Get all your needs met at the First Dog shop if what …

Hobart flooding declared ‘catastrophe’ as wild Tasmanian storm eases and tracks north

Hobart flooding declared ‘catastrophe’ as wild Tasmanian storm eases and tracks north

By Fiona Blackwood Posted May 11, 2018 16:50:39 Photo: There have been more than 1,000 insurance claims after Hobart’s flooding crisis. (ABC News: Carla Howarth) Related Story: Live: BOM warns of damaging winds for the east as Hobart clean-up continues Related Story: Hobart’s homeless shelter in cow shed after wild …

Hillary Clinton tells Julia Gillard the 2016 US election was ‘a perfect storm’

Hillary Clinton tells Julia Gillard the 2016 US election was ‘a perfect storm’

Posted May 11, 2018 00:08:41 Photo: A significant chunk of Ms Clinton’s talk with Ms Gillard in Melbourne was spent discussing sexism and misogyny. (AAP: Joe Castro) Related Story: Julian Assange hits back at ‘creepy’ Clinton over Russia allegations Related Story: How losing to Donald Trump changed Hillary Clinton In …

St George Illawarra Dragons v Melbourne Storm, Sydney Roosters v Manly: NRL round 9 live scores and stats

St George Illawarra Dragons v Melbourne Storm, Sydney Roosters v Manly: NRL round 9 live scores and stats

Posted May 06, 2018 13:29:07 NRL round nine closes out as St George Illawarra take on the Melbourne Storm, before the Sydney Roosters face the Manly Sea Eagles. Follow it all in our live NRL ScoreCentre. Dragons v Storm Live stream v Live summary External Link: Dragons v Storm summary …

From Perth to Pixar: How iRony, a teenager’s film about social media, is taking the world by storm

From Perth to Pixar: How iRony, a teenager’s film about social media, is taking the world by storm

Posted April 28, 2018 08:38:32 At the age of 18, Radheya Jegatheva has clocked up more air miles in the past 12 months than an emerging movie star. The Perth teenager is the writer, director and animator of iRony, a short film — and cautionary tale — about the intrusion …

Melbourne Storm beat Brisbane Broncos 34-20 at Lang Park as the Warriors end the Dragons’ unbeaten run

Melbourne Storm beat Brisbane Broncos 34-20 at Lang Park as the Warriors end the Dragons’ unbeaten run

Updated April 20, 2018 22:46:50 Photo: Josh Addo-Carr maintained his great run of try-scoring, bagging two in the Storm’s win over the Broncos. (AAP: Glenn Hunt) The Melbourne Storm have weathered a second half comeback from the Brisbane Broncos to win one of the matches of the season The win …

A new storm is brewing in the Middle East as Israel and Iran face off in Syria

A new storm is brewing in the Middle East as Israel and Iran face off in Syria

Updated April 11, 2018 11:26:14 Video: Video purports to show remains of missile dropped on Douma (ABC News) With the Middle East braced once again for the possibility of American-led military action in Syria, all eyes are on the Trump administration’s next move. US President Donald Trump’s decision will have …