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Harry’s header secures Socceroos a perfect record

The Socceroos have made it eight wins on the trot, with a narrow victory over Jordan continuing their journey on the road to the 2022 World Cup.

Biden 'ready' for Putin after landing in Geneva

Geneva is laying on a vast security operation for the Biden-Putin summit, with 4,000 personnel deployed

US tops 600,000 Covid deaths, New York drops curbs

Members of the Los Angeles fire department vaccinate homeless people in the city, part of a continuing drive to get the US immunized against Covid

Airbnb’s $9m payout to Australian tourist

An explosive new report has uncovered the alleged rape of an Australian tourist in New York City – and how Airbnb responded.

Hungary bans 'promotion' of homosexuality to minors

The law could mean that movies seen as promoting homosexuality can only be shown at night

US, EU strike Airbus-Boeing deal, turn to China 'challenges'

Joe Biden will visit Britain, Belgium and Switzerland in his first foreign trip as US president.

Slovakia's top court overturns acquittals for journalist's murder

Slovak businessman Marian Kocner must again face trial on suspicion of ordering the 2018 assassination of investigative journalist Jan Kuciak and his fiancee Martina Kusnirova

Myanmar's Suu Kyi goes on trial for sedition in junta court

Factfile on Myanmar's detained leader Aung San Suu Kyi.

Morrison ends UK trip with Queen visit

Scott Morrison has had a meeting with Queen Elizabeth II following the announcement that Australia had struck a free trade deal with the UK.

Is your suburb making you sick?

18/02/2000. Generic photo of a primary school student in Perth walking home with her mother. Western Australia / Education.

Poorly planned neighbourhoods are contributing to obesity and depression. Has yours got your back? Here’s what a healthy suburb looks like.

Online buyers pay $95K above hopes in Highton

Covid-19 restrictions on the movement on Victorians did little to diminish demand for Geelong property. A Melbourne party paid $95K over price hopes in Highton at auction.

1970s time warp has groovy carpet but modern price

Real Estate

A house that would have been considered “futuristic” back in the 1970s, complete with a retro TV and carpet matching the couches is for sale – unfortunately the price is very 2021.

Ikea France found guilty in employee spying scandal

The sentences were less severe than those sought by prosecutors

King Kyle covers up Aussie frailty with dynamite swim

2021 Australian National Olympic Swimming Trials Finals Sessions

Australia may not have the world-class sprinting depth they once enjoyed, but they always have Kyle Chalmers - and the defending Olympic 100m freestyle champion is building serious momentum.

Online vaccine bookings launch with a hitch

COVID-19 Vaccine Roll-Out Expands To All Victorians 40 And Over

After four months Victoria’s online booking system has finally launched, but the site has triggered more confusion on Pfizer jabs.

Fears of Covid leak in NSW quarantine

Coivd Pop Up Sites

Authorities are scrambling to determine how the virus jumped between three returned travellers currently in hotel quarantine in Sydney.

‘Disrespectful’: Gallen’s final Huni jab

Paul Gallen v Justis Huni: Official Weigh In

Paul Gallen was doing most of the talking again at today’s weigh-in, taking aim once again at Justis Huni ahead of tomorrow’s blockbuster.

Star rages over ‘idiotic’ Caro comments

Jack Riewoldt backed Seb Ross and Tim Membrey on AFL 360.

Jack Riewoldt took issue with Caroline Wilson’s claims ... but it turns out one part of it was bang on the money.

Celeb Apprentice finale smashes record

Celebrity Apprentice finale x x x x xx

The Celebrity Apprentice winner has finally been crowned by Lord Alan Sugar after one contestant managed to break a major record.

Star’s furious reaction to blindside

Big Brother episode 25 recap x x x x x

A Big Brother contestant has been left seething at a former ally after a devastating backstab sends a fan favourite packing.

The Aussie winners of UK free trade deal

Australia and the UK have struck a monumental free-trade deal, with farmers and Aussies under 35 among the major winners.

Heartbreaking scenes in near WR stunner

Matt Wilson was left devastated. Photo: Amazon Prime

One Aussie is off to the Olympics after the second fastest 200m breaststroke in history but another missed out by the smallest margin.

‘New era’: UK trade deal details revealed

A free trade deal with the United Kingdom will make it easier for Australians to work in Britain, while farmers are also winners under the agreement.

Fan numbers to be restricted for A-League semi-final

A-League - Melbourne City v Newcastle

Supporters are set to attend Sunday’s semi-final at AAMI Park between Melbourne City and Macarthur FC in limited numbers.

Cashier killed after face mask argument

Big Bear shooting. Picture: GBI_GA/Twitter

A cashier has died following a shooting at a US supermarket after a customer shot multiple people following a dispute about face masks.

Refund wait times to shrink dramatically

Business Stock Images

Ever waited 90 days to get your cash back from a product refund? Many have. But that’s set to be a thing of the past.

‘Gold would be cool’: Aussie wants a piece of history

After teaming with Nike to develop a signature shoe, Shane O’Neill is now looking to take Tokyo by storm when skateboarding makes its Olympic debut in July.

Covid app used in murder investigation

Western Australia Introduces Compulsory Contact Registers And QR Codes For COVID-19 Tracing

A contact tracing app was used in ‘very high profile murder’ probe, prompting a state government to introduce a law to stop it happening again.

Revealed: Dark family secret driving Huni to greatness

Huni fight

In an eye-opening interview, Justis Huni has revealed the family secret which has driven his push for boxing greatness — and respect.

'Wall of heat': Inside fatal nightclub fire

WHISKEY AU GO GO INQUEST

Survivors of a 1973 Brisbane nightclub firebombing have relived their shocking experiences as an explosive claim was aired at an inquest.

KFC SuperCoach podcast: Teams Round 15

KFC SuperCoach NRL podcasts 2021.

We’ve survived the first Origin affected round and now have some of our guns returning. Join Wilson Smith and Rob Sutherland.  

Roosters star kicked off flight

A Sydney Roosters star is being investigated by the NRL Integrity Unit over reports he was kicked off a flight leaving from the Gold Coast.

Heartwarming Eriksen pic after collapse

Christian Eriksen said he was "fine under the circumstances" on Instagram. Right photo by Martin Meissner - Pool/Getty Images

Christian Eriksen has passed on a message to the world which has almost instantly gone viral after his terrifying ordeal stunned football.

Troubled star back as winger snubbed again

Pearce and Ferguson have contrasting fortunes.

A troubled star finally makes his return to the park, while a winger’s spell on the sidelines looks to continue for yet another week.

Biloela family reunited in Perth

The family are en-route. Picture: Twitter/@HometoBIlo

The father and sister of a sick four-year-old Tamil girl have touched down in Perth after being detained on Christmas Island for years.

Uni dean ‘sent self own underwear’: court

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A former uni dean allegedly sent herself a pair of her own undies as part of a fake harassment campaign that netted her $127k in protection, a court has heard.

Major mall owner files for bankruptcy

Bankruptcy. Picture: Polaris Fashion Place/Instagram

A company that owns more than 100 shopping centres has filed for bankruptcy, citing “significant challenges” as a result of Covid-19.

China's trekking elephants wait for youngster to catch up

Map of China's Yunnan province, showing the route a herd of wild elephants has taken since leaving the Xishuangbanna National Nature Reserve in the spring of 2020.

Cross-code star signs as ‘thrilled’ Pies finalise AFLW list

AFLW Finals Series - Collingwood v North Melbourne

Collingwood has secured two prized signatures ahead of this month’s AFLW Draft. See the Magpies’ current playing list for 2021-22 and draft hand.

ASX starts short week with a bang

ASX ECONOMICS

The ASX rocketed to yet another record high as various blue-chip and smaller stocks pushed to fresh all-time peaks.

New broadcast deal for Socceroos

Socceroos Training Session

Football Australia has announced a new broadcast deal for the Socceroos, Matildas and the FFA Cup.

Sydney’s leading jockeys back for Rosehill meeting

James McDonald can extend his lead in the Sydney jockey’s title as he and other top hoops return from Queensland to ride at Rosehill on Saturday.

Youngster’s embarrassing Ricciardo blunder

Formula 1 Testing in Bahrain - Day 1

F1 driver Lando Norris had a major mishap during an interview with a fan, sparking a hilarious reaction from his McLaren teammate.

Racing Victoria seals emergency vet deal

Werribee trackwork

Racing Victoria has taken another step to improve horse welfare by signing a deal to increase emergency on-call veterinary services.

Bizarre weather event captured in Victoria

Lake Tyers broke into the ocean on Monday for the first time in five years. Picture: Facebook/Chris Rykers

Locals of a small town have celebrated the occurrence of a rare natural event which has brought a stream of tourists to the area.

Chinese scientist at center of virus controversy denies lab-leak theory

Aerial view of the P4 laboratory (centre L) on the campus of the Wuhan Institute of Virology in Wuhan in China's central Hubei province in May 2020. Opened in 2018, the P4 lab conducts research on the world's most dangerous diseases and has been accused by some top US officials of being the source of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic

Australian cricket’s $2 million mistake

Prizemoney for this week’s World Test Championship has been revealed and left Australia’s Test players kicking themselves for two lazy overs last December.

Sedition trial of Myanmar's Suu Kyi set to begin

Aung San Suu Kyi has been hit with a raft of charges by Myanmar's military junta

China’s plan to ‘split country in two’

Map of alleged flight path of Chinese militray planes into Malaysia's maritime zone.

A “predatory” new move by China against another nation which it was on friendly terms with has shown no one is off limits from Beijing.

Gone Girl actor dead at 65

HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 14: Actress Lisa Banes attends the 18th Annual Hollywood Film Awards at The Palladium on November 14, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)

Gone Girl actor Lisa Banes has died aged 65, after she was “flung from a crosswalk” earlier this month in a hit-and-run crash in New York.

Fast and Furious in Australia: ‘It’s going to happen’

Director Justin Lin and star Vin Diesel on the set of F9

The Fast and Furious films have long played fast and loose with the laws of physics, but director Justin Lin reveals why F9 has a blast going even further.

PM warned again to use tact with China

Prime Minister Scott Morrison Speaks At Federal Budget Lunch

One Premier has demanded a ‘reset’ to Australia’s ailing relationship with China, calling for federal talk of conflict and trade retaliation to cease in favour of ‘savvy’ diplomacy.

Firm’s record fine for spamming customers

Australians were sent thousands of spam emails.

A company has been slammed by the communications watchdog after getting hold of thousands of phone numbers and email addresses.

Flemington stalwart awarded Queen’s Birthday honour

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 06:  (EDITORIAL USE ONLY)   Jockey Michael Rodd riding Efficient returns to scale after winning the 2007 Emirates Melbourne Cup during The Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting at Flemington Racecourse November 6, 2007 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Dadswell/Getty Images)

John Patterson remembers when Flemington was like a country town after he received a Queen’s Birthday Honour for his six decades of service to Victorian racing.

Aussie man’s epic Bunnings challenge

Sydney man Josh Eastwell is attempting the ultimate Aussie challenge, and it involves an iconic Bunnings fundraiser.

Ratings guru tips top juveniles to rise in spring

APAC Sports Pictures of the Week - 2021, March 29

Form expert Gary Crispe delivers his verdict on this season’s two-year-old Group 1 winners and is confident they can take the next step.

An Olympic first for women’s rowing

Australian Rowing Tokyo Olympic Games Team Announcement

After almost 30 years of being left out of the Olympic rowing program, women will finally have the chance to race for gold this year.

Why Physical gave Rose Byrne nightmares

Australian actor Rose Byrne in a scene from Physical on Apple TV for SMARTdaily.

Rose Byrne reveals how her performance as a tortured suburban housewife in her new comedy-drama took a toll on her private life.

‘Tone deaf’: Outrage at PM’s pub photo

Scott Morrison UK. Picture: Jamaica Inn

A photo of Scott Morrison visiting an English pub has sparked fury from Aussies who have lashed the PM’s “double standards”.

Moment premier snapped over budget

QLD STATE BUDGET

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk snapped at a television reporter mid-press conference after tough questioning on her budget choices.

Fagan milestone motivating Lions

AFL Rd 11 - Brisbane v GWS

The scene has been set for Brisbane coach Chris Fagan to celebrate his 100th match in charge of the Lions with a win in his home state.

America wary of scary Aussie sensation

Australia's Ariarne Titmus and Katie Ledecky of the US will go head to head in Tokyo.

Aussie sensation Ariarne Titmus has fired a warning shot at American superstar Katie Ledecky ahead of the Tokyo Olympic Games.

Tradie tucks into KFC feast after crash

A tradie has become a social media sensation after his was caught tucking into a KFC feast after crashing into a power pole.

Soldier’s mistress faked pregnancy: court

BEN ROBERTS SMITH

Soldier Ben Roberts-Smith has explained to a court why he had a private investigator follow his ex-girlfriend to an abortion clinic as his defamation trial continues.

Sussexes in talks with celebrity ad guru

Harry and Meghan are reportedly looking to “expand their business empire” by hiring the consultant behind Nicole Scherzinger’s yoghurt ads.

Shoppers lose their minds over $8 item

Woolworths shoppers have gone into a frenzy after a TikTok video revealed the supermarket giant now stocks bubble tea kits for just $8. Picture: Supplied

Woolworths shoppers have gone into a frenzy after a video revealed the supermarket giant now stocks bubble tea kits for just $8.

‘On the run’ foreign nationals fled crew ship

Missing sailors - Glorious Plumeria

Australian authorities have confirmed they are working to find two foreign nationals who fled a commercial ship docked in Victoria.

Australia ‘doesn’t owe’ Biloela family

The Immigration Minister says Australia ‘does not owe protection’ to the Tamil family now being freed from Christmas Island.

Massive money trap for people under 35

A man handing out Australian dollar bills. A picture that describes buying, paying, handing out money, or showing money.

With home ownership rates falling off a cliff, it could end up being a ticking time bomb for young Aussies for one key reason.

Ronaldo’s hilarious move proves he’s elite

Ronaldo wasn't pleased with the Coke bottles on his desk.

Cristiano Ronaldo once again proved why his fitness levels are second to none with a cheeky moment during Portugal’s press conference.

Players slam ‘outdated and ignorant’ views

St Kilda Training & Brad Hill

Veteran journalist Caroline Wilson has doubled-down despite being been slammed over comments about two St Kilda players going home to family and now the player’s union has weighed in.

The edge driving Wu’s gold medal tilt

Australian diver Melissa Wu becomes just the third Australian diver to go to four Olympics as she prepares for this year’s Tokyo Games.

Writer adopts, euthanises ‘pandemic dog’

Sick puppy

A woman has sparked a heated debate about the “heartbreaking decision” to euthanise her “pandemic dog” after just six months.

We Try: The Robot vacuum that mops, too

A dark-toned, round robot vacuum navigates the legs of serveral bar stools

Silent and intelligent, the ECOVACS DEEBOT U2 PRO makes easy work of maintaining clean floors.

Terrifying map shows Delta strain spread

This map shows which areas are dominated by the Delta variant, with the darker colours representing 100 per cent. Picture: The Sun/Wellcome Sanger Institute

A shocking map has shown just how fast the Delta coronavirus variant has spread across the UK, as experts warn a horror month is on the horizon.

Bitcoin mistake Aussies are making

He’s dominated headlines for years now – but it turns out Aussies are a bit confused when it comes to billionaire Elon Musk and bitcoin.

Winning numbers for $2m lotto revealed

Oz Lotto draw to be announced Tuesday night.

The winning numbers for tonight’s $2 million Oz Lotto draw have been announced, with ticket holders in with a chance to become an instant millionaire.

Trainer holds out hope tax hit scuppers Sandown sale

Trainer Colin Little says selling Sandown will be a big mistake and hopes a new state government tax will derail the MRC’s plans for the racecourse.

Quaden pic shows bullied boy’s new move

quaden's new instagram influencer life

Life for Quaden Bayles looks very different today – and you can’t wipe the smile off the 10-year-old’s face.

Masks off, mortarboards on: Wuhan sheds Covid for mass graduation

Wuhan hosted a graduation ceremony for nearly 9,000 students, over a year after Covid-19 was first discovered in the central Chinese city

‘Huge’ new Coles blows shoppers away

New coles Picture: Supplied/thisisbex

The supermarket giant opened a jaw-dropping new store in Sydney’s inner west that has gone viral online for its whopping size.

Never touch this in a hotel room again

You might want to think twice before drinking from a hotel room glass.

Employees of five-star hotels have spilt the tea about what goes on behind the scenes in luxury hotels. And there’s one item you’ll never touch again.

Offer to get Packer out of Crown revised

NCA NewsWire

The US firm that has offered Crown billions so it can buy out James Packer’s major shareholding seeks to take a 9.99 per cent interest in the casino giant.

Bright prospect chasing an elusive win

Sydney Racing

John Ramsey is eyeing a stakes start in the Gai Waterhouse Classic and a breakthrough win for in-form mare Bright Rubick.

Caro whacks Garry Lyon over TV attack

Caroline Wilson has doubled-down on her previous comments.

Caroline Wilson has fired back at Garry Lyon after the footy icon slammed her comments about two AFL stars and their family situations.

St Kilda West ‘castle’ listed for $10m+

A Tudor castle across the road from the beach, with a rooftop Teppanyaki grill and a golf simulator — one of Melbourne’s quirkiest dream homes is up for grabs.

Shocking new Chrissy Teigen allegations

chrissy teigen side by side with michael costello

Fashion designer Michael Costello has weighed into the bullying accusations surrounding Chrissy Teigen, claiming she caused him “years of trauma”.

State changes border measure with Victoria

One state has announced it will ease its tough border restrictions with regional Victoria today.

Simpson’s big splash at Olympic trials

2021 Australian National Olympic Swimming Trials Finals Sessions

Cody Simpson’s first dip in the water at Olympic trials went better than he could have hoped, blitzing his previous personal best time.

Waller mare likely to be retired

Morphettville Races

A Group 1-winning mare from the Chris Waller yard is set to head to the breeding barn after failing to finish a race last weekend.

France face Germany as Portugal begin title defence on Super Tuesday at Euro 2020

Patrik Schick scored both goals - including one for the ages - in the Czech Republic's 2-0 win over Scotland on Monday

Taiwan's Chou eyes Olympic badminton gold, even without a coach

It's an unorthodox approach, but Taiwan's Chou Tien-chen is hoping his decision to go without a coach will help him win badminton gold at the Tokyo Olympics.

McDonald’s sued by ousted former owner

MACCAS GENERICS

McDonald’s is embroiled in a legal battle after a disgruntled former franchisee claims he was forced out of the company due to a rant in which he questioned a man’s Aboriginality.

Complex in lockdown after two cases

Covid Update Presser

Health Minister Martin Foley has announced two new cases of Covid-19 in Victoria, linked to a Southbank townhouse complex.

Simmons under attack as 76ers blow it

Ben Simmons on the bench with the game on the line.

Ben Simmons has come under fire as the 76ers blew a big lead to open the door for Atlanta to swoop in and steal their playoff series.

Qld budget: What’s in it for you

Ambulance Ramping

Queensland has pledged a record amount to fix its healthcare crisis, as well as major investments in roads, education and renewables.

‘Senseless’ killing in front of school

MANSLAUGHTER CASE

A court has been told what led to the ‘senseless’ killing of a young father in front of a primary school in broad daylight.

Heavyweight hulk swats away Gallen

Gallen has a tough task ahead of him. Photo: Jamie Pandaram/Twitter

Paul Gallen and Justis Huni got their final words in ahead of a blockbuster bout, giving bold predictions on how the fight will finish.

AFL has to ‘accept this is the new way’

AFL Rd 11 - Sydney v Carlton

No one has kicked more goals in the AFL season this season than Harry McKay, and he’s shot down the haters who think he snaps the ball too much.